NBC4 Dominates Los Angeles Area Emmys 2016: Complete Winners List

NBC4 wins eight statuettes, the most of any local station

Last Updated: July 23, 2016 @ 8:51 PM

NBC4 was the big winner at the 68th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards on Saturday, picking up eight awards total, including for best evening newscast.

The awards were presented by the Television Academy at its new Saban Media Center.

Los Angeles icon and Emmy-winning television host Stephanie Edwards was the recipient of this year’s Los Angeles Area Governors Award, presented to her by KTLA’s Sam Rubin.

Here’s a complete list of winners:

LIGHT NEWS STORY – SINGLE REPORT

HOMELESS HEADSHOTS, KTLA
(KTLA5 NEWS AT TEN)
Madelaine Hahn, Producer
Lu Parker, Reporter
Jason Roberts, Camera, Editor

SERIOUS NEWS STORY – SINGLE REPORT

INSIDE ISIS (EYEWITNESS NEWS AT 11PM)
ABC7

Julia Seifer, Producer

SPORTS TEASE

LAKERS OPENING NIGHT TEASE

Time Warner Cable
SportsNet
Nikolas Kuo, Producer
Bettina Shore, Producer

SPORTS FEATURE

DODGERS HOLIDAY STORY

Time Warner Cable
(ACCESS SPORTSNET DODGERS)

SportsNet L.A.

Julian Gooden, Camera
Scott Pellman, Editor
Greg Taylor, Executive Producer
Vin Scully, On-Camera Talent
Erick Cesar Vazquez, Producer

EDUCATION

EL NINO: CURRENTS OF CHANGE

NBC4

David Biggar, Co-Host
Fritz Coleman, Co-Host
Crystal Egger, Co-Host
Shirah Matsuzawa, Associate Producer
Shanna Mendiola, Co-Host
Marissa Slattery, Producer
Anthony Yanez, Co-Host

ARTS

BORDERLANDS (Artbound)
KCET

Matthew Crotty, Producer
Juan Devis, Executive Producer
Bruce Dickson, Producer
Drew Tewksbury, Co-Producer

L.A. LOCAL COLOR

STAN CHAMBERS: LEGENDARY NEWSMAN
KTLA5

Cher Calvin, Host
Kimberly Cornell, Executive Producer
Madelaine Hahn, Producer
Angel C. Kim, Producer
Micah Ohlman, Host

CULTURE/HISTORY

50 WATTS
NBC4

Kim Baldonado, Reporter
Michael Brownlee, Co-Host, Reporter
Frava Burgess, Producer
Toni E. Guinyard, Reporter
Carlos Hopkins, Executive Producer
Jordana Houchins, Associate Producer
Carolyn Johnson, Co-Host
Robert Kovacik, Reporter
Khallid Shabazz, Associate Producer

OUTSTANDING WRITER – NEWS

NICOLETTE MEDINA, Writer                                                                        CBS2

OUTSTANDING WRITER – PROGRAMMING

SHAWN KOPELAKIS, Writer
Fox Sports West /
Prime Ticket

OUTSTANDING EDITOR – NEWS

ARTURO QUEZADA, Editor
KMEX

OUTSTANDING EDITOR – PROGRAMMING

ANTONIO CAMBEROS, Editor
KMEX

OUTSTANDING VIDEOGRAPHER – NEWS

RICHARD HUERTA, Videographer
KVEA

OUTSTANDING VIDEOGRAPHER
SINGLE CAMERA – PROGRAMMING

DAVID STRUMPF, Videographer
Time Warner Cable
SportsNet L.A.

MEDICAL NEWS STORY- SINGLE REPORT

LOVE. LIFE & ILLNESS (CBS2 NEWS AT 11PM)
CBS2

Gerri Shaftel Constant, Producer
Roger Masterton, Camera

MEDICAL NEWS STORY – MULTI-PART REPORT

NEURODEGENERATIVE DISEASES:
ALS, ALZHEIMERS (KTLA5 NEWS AT TEN)
KTLA5

Kimberly Cornell, Executive Producer
Madelaine Hahn, Producer
Angel C. Kim, Producer
Lu Parker, Reporter
Jason Roberts, Camera, Editor
Nick Simpson, Camera, Editor

LIGHT NEWS STORY – MULTI-PART REPORT

JUNIPERO (NOTICIAS 34 AT 6PM & 11PM)                                             KMEX

Oswaldo Borraez, Reporter
Arturo Quezada, Camera, Editor
Gabriela Teissier, Reporter

SERIOUS NEWS STORY – MULTI-PART REPORT

CLASSROOMS FOR RENT: LAUSD’S
PURSUIT FOR HOLLYWOOD DOLLARS
(NBC4 NEWS AT 6PM & 11PM)
NBC4

Michael Cervantes, Camera
Matt Goldberg, Executive Producer
Matt Schrader, Producer
Jenna Susko, Reporter

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

WINTER IS HERE! BUT THE DROUGHT
IS FAR FROM OVER
WeHoTV – City of West Hollywood

Lisa Belsanti, Producer

SHORT PROMO

BEFORE THE BIGS – MIKE TROUT
Fox Sports West

Christopher Calleton, Producer
James Freeman, Producer
Karlese Mumford-Campbell, Producer
Jeff Shearin, Producer

INDEPENDENT PROGRAMMING

SURVIVING AN ACTIVE SHOOTER
LA COUNTY CHANNEL

Harry Drucker, Executive Producer
Vance Kotrla, Producer

CRIME/SOCIAL ISSUES

CHINA’S CHALLENGES:
PBS SoCal
CAN CHINA BE HARMONIOUS?

Chen Bing, Associate Producer
Brenda Brkusic, Executive Producer
Peter Getzels,
Co-Executive Producer, Producer
Wang Jianjun, Executive Producer
Robert Lawrence Kuhn,
Executive Producer, Host
Wang Lijun, Co-Executive Producer
Mel Rogers, Executive Producer
Zhu Xiaoqian, Coordinating Producer
Adam Zhu, Executive Producer

NEWS SPECIAL

SAN BERNARDINO SHOOTING SPECIAL                                                KMEX
(NOTICIAS 34 SOLO A LAS ONCE)

Univision KMEX News Team

LIVE SPECIAL EVENTS – PROGRAMMING

DESFILE DE LAS ROSAS 2015
KMEX

Marcelo Gama, Director
Beatriz Gomez, Executive Producer
Maity Interiano, Host
Alejandro Mendoza, Host
Luis Enrique Rivera, Producer

LIVE SPECIAL EVENTS – NEWS

ALTO A LA VIOLENCIA DOMESTICA
KVEA

KVEA Telemundo 52 News Team

LIVE COVERAGE OF AN UNSCHEDULED NEWS EVENT

SAN BERNARDINO SHOOTING
NBC4

NBC4 News Team

GOVERNORS AWARD

STEPHANIE EDWARDS

SPORTS SERIES – PROGRAMMING (LIVE BROADCAST)

LEAD-OFF L.A.
Time Warner Cable SportsNet L.A.

Time Warner Cable SportsNet L.A. Sports Team

SPORTS SERIES – PROGRAMMING (POST-PRODUCED)

SPORTS SHRINES OF LA
Time Warner Cable SportsNet

Time Warner Cable SportsNet Sports Team

CHILDREN/YOUTH PROGRAMMING

MUSIC MATTERS: LA KIDS AND THEIR
LA CITYVIEW35
MUSIC

Ted Lin, Producer
Alex Mebane, Producer
Larry Newman, Producer
Tyler Newman, Producer
Steven Rimlinger, Producer

ENTERTAINMENT PROGRAMMING

VARIETY STUDIO:
PBS SoCal
ACTORS ON ACTORS – FILM ACTORS

Jasmine Abghari, Associate Producer
Maris Berzins, Producer
Brenda Brkusic, Executive Producer
Georg Kallert, Producer
Michelle Merker, Associate Producer
Diana Nguyen, Producer
Peter J. Nieves, Producer
Donna Pennestri, Executive Producer
Jenelle Riley, Host
John Ross, Executive Producer
Andrew Russell, Executive Producer
Rob Schroeder, Producer

INFORMATION SEGMENT

DRAWING POWER OF BURBANK
The Burbank Channel
(STATE OF THE CITY 2015)

Colleen Duffy Felix, Camera, Editor
Bob Frutos, On Camera Talent, Producer
Walter A. Lutz, Jr., Camera, Editor
Peter Musurlian, Camera, Editor
Drew Sugars,
Camera, Editor, Producer

INFORMATIONAL SERIES
(MORE THAN 50% REMOTE)

SOCAL CONNECTED
KCET

Linda Burns, Senior Producer
Alicia Clark, Segment Producer
Conor Knighton, Reporter
Cara Santa Maria, Reporter
Robert J. McDonnell, Associate Producer
Lata Pandya, Segment Producer
Derrick Shore, Producer, Reporter
Val Zavala, Anchor, Executive Producer

INFORMATIONAL SERIES
(MORE THAN 50% STUDIO)

ENFOQUE LOS ANGELES
KVEA

Ana Patricia Candiani, On-Camera Talent
Elizabeth Chavolla, Producer
Claudia Forestieri, Producer
Johana Suarez, On-Camera Talent

GRAPHICS

JOHN HUDSON, Art Director
Time Warner Cable
SportsNet

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR – PROGRAMMING

MICHAEL HASSAN, Director
Fox Sports West /
Prime Ticket

OUTSTANDING DIRECTOR – NEWS

LEYSSER PARADA, Director
KVEA

OUTSTANDING NEWS FEATURE REPORTING

PETER DAUT, Reporter                                                                    CBS2/KCAL9

OUTSTANDING HARD NEWS REPORTING

JOEL GROVER, Reporter
NBC4
MATTHEW GLASSER, Producer

OUTSTANDING SPORTS REPORTING

FRED ROGGIN, Reporter
NBC4

INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING – NEWS

LA’S NUCLEAR SECRET (NBC4 NEWS)
NBC4

Mike Cervantes, Camera
Matthew Glasser, Producer
Matt Goldberg, Executive Producer
Joel Grover, Reporter
Jose Hernandez, Camera
Andres Pruna, Editor
James Wulff, Camera

FEATURE SEGMENT

THE STAR APARTMENTS (Artbound)
KCET

Matthew Crotty, Producer
Juan Devis, Executive Producer

SPORTS SPECIAL

DODGERMENTARY: WELCOME TO
Time Warner Cable
DODGERTOWN
SportsNet L.A.

Time Warner Cable SportsNet L.A. Sports Team

LIVE SPORTS COVERAGE

DODGERS OPENING DAY
Time Warner Cable
SportsNet L.A.
Time Warner Cable SportsNet L.A. Sports Team

REGULARLY SCHEDULED DAILY
MORNING NEWSCAST: 4:00AM-11:00AM

KTLA5 MORNING NEWS AT 6AM
KTLA5

KTLA5 News Team

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TELEMUNDO NOTICIERO 52 A LAS 6AM                                                 KVEA

KVEA Telemundo 52 News Team

REGULARLY SCHEDULED DAILY
DAYTIME NEWSCAST: 11:00AM-7:00PM

KCAL9 NEWS AT 4PM
KCAL9

Otis Easter, Associate Producer
Courtney Ellinger, Producer
Annette Zapata, Executive Producer

REGULARLY SCHEDULED DAILY
EVENING NEWSCAST: 7:00PM-12:00AM

NBC4 NEWS AT 11PM
NBC4

NBC4 News Team