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February 23, 2017

WNET Receives 33 New York Emmy Award Nominations

Today, nominations came out for the 2017 New York Emmy Awards; overall, WNET received 33 nominations. Broken down by station, THIRTEEN received 13 nominations, WLIW received 10 nominations, and NJTV received 10 nominations.

The 2017 New York Emmy Awards will be held on May 6, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square.

Congratulations to everyone!

Here are the nominees:

ARTS: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

66th & Broadway: Frank Wildhorn and Friends (WLIW). Michael Kostel, Executive Producer; David Stern, Director; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer, Local Production.

NYC-ARTS Show #279. (Thirteen/WNET). Joan Hershey, Editorial Director.

ENTERTAINMENT: PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

NYC-ARTS “American Ballet Theatre: A Dancer’s Life.” (Thirteen/WNET). Joan Hershey, Producer; Bob Morris, Producer.

NYC-ARTS “The Metropolitan Opera’s Three Tudor Queens.” (Thirteen/WNET). Joan Hershey, Editorial Director; Julie Leonard, Producer.

ENTERTAINMENT: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

American Songbook at NJPAC – Stephen Schwartz and Friends. (NJTV). Michael Kostel, Executive Producer; John Servidio, Executive in Charge of Production; David Stern, Director; David Rodriguez, Executive Producer; John Schreiber, President & CEO.

BUSINESS/CONSUMER

American Originals: Made on Main Street. (WLIW). Jamie McDonald, Executive Producer.

EDUCATION/SCHOOLS: PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

NYC-ARTS “Segment about Studio in a School.” (Thirteen/WNET). Laurie Marshall, Producer/Director.

Shoemaker CSI. (NJTV). Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer; Richard Renner, Producer; Ed Waters, Director of Photography; David Nelson, Audio; Elizabeth DeBarr, Production Coordinator.

The $100 Million Opportunity Missed. (NJTV). Sandra King, Producer.

ENVIRONMENT

Toxic NJ. (NJTV). Phil Alongi, Executive Producer.

HEALTH/SCIENCE: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

SciTech Now Episode 205. (WLIW). Hillary Sieber, Producer; Hari Sreenivasan, Anchor; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

SciTech Now Episode 212. (WLIW). Andrea Vasquez, Producer/Reporter; Hari Sreenivasan, Anchor; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

SciTech Now Episode 239. (WLIW). Marisa Wong, Producer; Hari Sreenivasan, Anchor; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

HISTORICAL/CULTURAL: PROGRAM FEATURE/SEGMENT

NYC-ARTS “Jane’s Carousel.” (Thirteen/WNET). Joan Hershey, Editorial Director; Maureen Coyle, Producer.

MILITARY

Veterans and Civilians Bridge the Divide Through Papermaking (WLIW). Marisa Wong, Producer; Sasha Schechter, Producer; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

SOCIETAL CONCERNS: PROGRAM/SPECIAL

Stargate Theatre: A Defining Act. (WLIW). Ally Gimbel, Producer; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer; Darren Peister, Editor.

DOCUMENTARY

Joan Rivers: Exit Laughing. (Thirteen/WNET). Dan Karlok, Producer; Jeffrey Pancer, Producer; Tracy Strianese, Producer.

Treasures of New York: St. Patrick’s Cathedral. (WLIW). Mary Lockhart, Executive Producer/Writer/Director; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer; Darren Peister, Editor.

INFORMATIONAL/INSTRUCTIONAL

The ChatterBox. (WLIW). Hillary Sieber, Producer; Marisa Wong, Multimedia Producer; Diane Masciale, Executive Producer.

MAGAZINE PROGRAM

Classroom Close-Up NJ Show #19. (NJTV). Wanda Swanson, Executive Producer; Marie Blistan, Host; Richard Renner, Series Producer; Adam Bauser, Producer; Kevin Ronan, Producer; Debbie Ronan, Producer; Ed Waters, Director of Photography; David Nelson, Audio; Elizabeth DeBarr, Production Coordinator.

State of the Arts: A Bronx Tale, Jhumpa Lahiri, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe & Poet Gregory Pardlo. (NJTV). Eric Schultz, Producer.

NOSTALGIA PROGRAM

My MetroFocus: R&B Legend Little Anthony (WLIW). Sean McGinn, Producer; David Brown, Executive Producer.

SPECIAL EVENT COVERAGE (other than News and Sports)

All-Star Orchestra “The Legend of Scheherazade”. (Thirteen/WNET). Paul Schwendener, Executive Director; Gerard Schwarz, Music Director and Conductor; Habib Azar, Video Director; Andrew Mayatskiy, Video Editor; Dmitriy Lipay, Engineer/Editor.

PROMOTION: PROGRAM PROMO — SINGLE SPOT/CAMPAIGN

Thirteen Legal IDs. (Thirteen/WNET). David Chomowicz, Creative Director. Daena McBride, Producer.

AUDIO

Dmitriy Lipay. (Thirteen/WNET).

EDITOR: PROGRAM

Dan Karlok. (Thirteen/WNET)

GRAPHIC ARTS: GRAPHICS/NEWS

Vinny Caravano. (NJTV)

LIGHTING

Dan Karlok. (Thirteen/WNET)

TALENT: REPORTER — FEATURES/HUMAN INTEREST

Sandra King. (NJTV).

TALENT: PROGRAM HOST/MODERATOR

Philippe de Montebello, Paula Zahn. (Thirteen/WNET).

Sandra King. (NJTV).

WRITER: PROGRAM

Sandra King. (NJTV).

WRITER: SHORT FORM

Andrew Berg. (Thirteen/WNET).

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