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EMMY® AWARDS LIVESTREAM!
SATURDAY, JUNE 5, 7PM
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Wayne Freedman Receives Prestigious Governors’ Award
In a unanimous vote by the Board of Governors, Freedman receives the lifetime achievement award during the June 5th virtual gala webcast that begins at 7PM.
Steve Shlisky To Be Honored With The 21st Governors’ Citation
Shlisky is a 40-year veteran of Bay Area television production, mostly at KTVU. Before his retirement in 2019, he served as the station’s go-to programming editor.
KCRA Assistant News Director James Stimson To Receive Governors’ Citation
Few people have made a lasting impact on our industry quite like James Stimson, assistant news director at KCRA 3 in Sacramento, has. It is an honor and privilege to announce that he will be presented with the Governors’ Citation at the 50th Northern California Area Emmy® Awards to be held virtually June 5.
42nd Sports Emmy® Nominees Announced
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced the nominees for the 42nd Annual Sports Emmy® Awards which will be live-streamed at Watch.TheEmmys.TV and The Emmy® apps on Tuesday, June 8th, 2021 at 8 p.m. EDT/5 p.m. PDT.
The 48th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards on CBS
CBS will present the first of the two specials, the 48TH ANNUAL DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS, on Friday, June 25 (8:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network and available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+.
Jerri Lange, Talkshow Host and Producer, Dies at 96
Jerri Lange, 96, Bay Area media legend, social activist, educator, and author has passed. A native of Berkeley, Lange was an award-winning journalist who also hosted community-based television shows in the Bay Area on KEMO, KBHK, KGO, and KQED.
Les Krames, former KRON-TV Art Director, Dies at 98
Les Krames spend 37 years at KRON-TV in San Francisco. Hired as a stage manager in 1951(studios on the ground floor of the San Francisco Chronicle building at 5th & Mission).
Regional Roundup – MAY 2021
Monthly Tidbits From Our Chapter’s Markets
NATAS welcomes contributions to the Regional Roundup from all Chapter markets. To be included, please contact Toby Momtaz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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