Spanish-Language KMEX is the frontrunner in the 67th L.A. Area Emmy nominations, which were announced by the Television Academy in the early hours of Thursday morning.
The station, which is owned and operated by Univision, led all Los Angeles networks for the second year in a row with a total of 24 nominations. It was followed by Telemundo owned-and- operated KVEA with 18, CBS2/KCAL9 with 15, KCET with 12 and NBC4 also with 12. Time Warner Cable SportsNet L.A was the top sports network with 10 nominations.
The winners will be announced at the 67th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards presentation on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at The Skirball Cultural Center Guerin Pavilion in Herscher Hall. There is a total of 156 nominations across 46 categories.
Los Angeles Area nominees and the winners of the three station award categories for regularly scheduled daily news were selected by national active and Los Angeles Area Peer Group active members within the Television Academy.
Greg Taylor is Vice Chair, Los Angeles Area on the Academy’s Executive Committee. Gerri Shaftel Constant and Beatriz Gomez are the Los Angeles Area Governors.
Categories cover a wide array of programming including special reporting, education, arts and culture, local color, crime, entertainment, promos, PSAs and children’s programming. Additional categories shine spotlights on news reporters, feature reporters, news writers, news editors, programming directors, videographers, graphic designers and editors.
The full list of nominees can be found at the official website for the 66th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards.