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Award-winning newsletter containing news, events, profiles and information from the San Francisco / Northern California / Reno / Hawaii / Guam television communities

Ways to Watch the Emmy® Awards Show, Sat June 6

We’re just a few days away from the big night and you might be wondering – How are we actually going to attend the Emmy Awards Gala this year?

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Before Emmy® 2020…

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47th Daytime Emmy Awards Nominees Announced

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) announced the nominees for the 47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards, which will be presented in a two-hour special on Friday, June 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

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Steve Shlisky Terms Out While New President is Installed

Steve ShliskyPresiding with strength, understanding, and a strong vision, the four-year term of NATAS SF/NorCal President Steve Shlisky is winding to a close June 2020.


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47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards To Be Telecast On CBS

The 47th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards will be presented in a two-hour special on Friday, June 26 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network, CBS and the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) today announced. This will mark the 14th time CBS has broadcast the Daytime Emmys®, more than any other network.

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Fortier Fortitude Wise Matriarch & Fashionable Socialite

LILLIAN FORTIERIn a time when Black women were even more underrepresented in the media than they are today, Fortiér became the first Black woman television executive on the West Coast and worked on the staff of multiple Bay Area networks such as, KPIX, KDIA, KQED-TV and KRON TV.

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Sacramento’s KCRA 3 Gets New President & General Manager

Elliott TroshinskyAfter decades working in the television industry and overseeing the Sacramento duopoly of KCRA and KQCA, President and General Manager Elliott Troshinsky is retiring June 2020. But first, NATAS is honoring him with the prestigious Governors’ Award, the highest honor a chapter can bestow, during the June 6th Emmy webcast.

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cinema club

FREE Bay Area Movie Screenings for NATAS members. Usually, you may bring a guest.

Many screenings are previews of first-run movies, and include “Q&A” sessions with the director, producer and/or cast members of the film.

To receive notifications, you need be on the “Cinema Club” mailing list.  Send an e-mail to and put “Cinema Club” and your name in the subject line.



Membership benefit provided by the Academy, the JOB BANK is a free source of available job openings in the television and media industry throughout the country.




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The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
San Francisco/Northern California Chapter
Darryl Compton, Executive Director
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