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KCETLink Wins Five Statuettes at 66th Los Angeles Area Emmy® Awards

'The 54th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration'

Wins

First Emmy® in the History of the Iconic Series

 

Burbank, Calif. - July 26, 2014 - KCETLink was honored with

five Emmy® Awards tonight at the 66th Los Angeles Area Emmy® Awards at The

Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in North Hollywood.

KCETLink received nine nominations, including six for its

flagship weekly local news magazine,
SOCAL

CONNECTED
; one for KCET's ARTBOUND

special
Invisible Cities: Opera For

Headphones
; one for THE 54TH ANNUAL L.A. COUNTY HOLIDAY CELEBRATION,

produced by KCET in partnership with the L.A. County Arts Commission and CDK

Productions; and one for
ARTBOUND

director Bruce Dickson for his work on
Gary

Baseman And Me: Critique, Correspondence And Collaboration In The Art World.

Below is a complete list of KCETLink's wins at the 66th Los

Angeles Area Emmy® Awards:

 

BEST

INFORMATION/PUBLIC AFFAIRS SERIES (More than 50% Studio)

SOCAL CONNECTED

Bret Marcus, Executive Producer

Rebecca Haggerty, Co-Executive Producer

Val Zavala, Anchor

Madeleine Brand, Co-Host

Linda Burns, Coordinating Producer

Dina Demetrius, Producer

Karen Foshay, Producer

Brian Rooney, Producer

Angela Shelley, Producer

Abe Rosenberg, Segment Producer

Alicia Joy Clark, Associate Producer

Benjamin Gottlieb, Associate Producer

Cathy L. Hue, Associate Producer

Lata Pandya, Associate Producer

Vince Gonzales, Reporter

Laura Ling, Reporter

Jennifer London, Reporter

Judy Muller, Reporter

BEST

FEATURE SEGMENT

SOCAL CONNECTED: "Stray Cat

Strut"

Bret Marcus, Executive Producer

Karen Foshay, Producer

Judy Muller, Reporter

BEST INFORMATION

SEGMENT

SOCAL CONNECTED: "Compton

Confidential"

Karen Foshay, Producer

Lata Pandya, Producer

 

BEST L.A. LOCAL COLOR

"The 54th

Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration" 

Laura Zucker, Executive Producer

Adam Davis, Producer

Robert McDonnell, Producer

Kenneth Shapiro, Producer

Bohdan Zachary, Producer

Teresa Taylor, Coordinating Producer

Jennifer Fukutomi, Associate Producer

Heather Rigby, Associate Producer

 

BEST ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMMING

ARTBOUND: "Invisible

Cities: An Opera for Headphones
"

Juan Devis, Executive Producer

Drew Tewksbury, Co-Producer

Matthew Crotty, Producer

Joris Debeij, Producer

 

ABOUT KCETLINK

KCETLink,

formed by the merger between KCET and Link Media, is a national independent,

nonprofit, digital and broadcast network that provides high-quality, culturally

diverse programming designed to engage the public in innovative, entertaining

and transformative ways. With a commitment to independent perspectives, smart

global entertainment, local communities, and opportunities for engagement and

social action, KCETLink depicts people and the world through a lens unavailable

elsewhere in U.S. media. A viewer-supported 501(c)(3) organization, KCETLink

content is distributed nationally via satellite on Link TV - DIRECTV channel

375 and DISH Network channel 9410 - and on KCET in Southern and Central

California via broadcast and cable, as well as through various digital delivery

systems. For additional information about KCET and Link TV productions,

web-exclusive content, programming schedules and community events, please visit

kcet.org or linktv.org.