Litton Entertainment Receives Eight Nominations for 44th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards

Burbank, CA (March 22, 2017)- Dave Morgan, CEO and President of Litton Entertainment, announced today that Litton Entertainment and its partners have been honored by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) with eight nominations for the 44th Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards. Litton’s nominated programs include series from the newly launched NBC’s THE MORE YOU KNOW three-hour television block, the CBS DREAM TEAM, IT’S EPIC! block, the LITTON’S WEEKEND ADVENTURE block that airs on ABC stations nationwide as well as The CW’s ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING programming.

 

The nominees are:

THE MORE YOU KNOW

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Outstanding Children’s or Family Viewing Series

Outstanding Host in a Lifestyle/Travel/Children's or Family Viewing Program

Jenna Bush Hager, Host

 

Naturally, Danny Seo

Outstanding Host in a Lifestyle/Travel/Children's or Family Viewing Program

Danny Seo, Host

 

CBS DREAM TEAM, IT’S EPIC!

Lucky Dog

Outstanding Directing Special Class

            Travis North, Director

 

The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation

Outstanding Single Camera Editing

C. Andrew Hall, Senior Editor

            David Johnson, Editor

 

LITTON’S WEEKEND ADVENTURE

The Wildlife Docs: Africa

Outstanding Special Class Special

Rock the Park

Outstanding Cinematography

Raymond Tsang, Director of Photography

Tommy Steward, Camera

Bryan Patton, Camera

 

ONE MAGNIFICENT MORNING

Save Our Shelter

Outstanding Host in a Lifestyle/Travel/Children's or Family Viewing Program

            Rocky Kanaka, Host

 

“Litton Entertainment is extremely proud of everyone on our team of dedicated professionals who bring so many these compelling stories commented Dave Morgan. Congratulations to our new partners at NBC, the ABC Owned Station partners, ABC affiliated television stations, the CBS Network, The CW Network.”

About Litton Entertainment

Litton Entertainment is the preeminent independent producer and distributor in the U.S. television industry, creating and distributing quality programming for over 20 years with a specialty in educational and informational (“E/I”) programming. Litton talent and crews can often be found on all five continents producing Emmy winning, rich and nutritious content distributed worldwide. Litton's Weekend Adventure, produced by Litton Studios, was the first program block of its kind and airs Saturdays on ABC stations nationwide. Litton Entertainment provides CBS Network with six original programs for Saturday mornings called CBS Dream Team: It's Epic!; The CW Network with One Magnificent Morning, a three-hour destination featuring E/I programming; and NBC stations with six original E/I series under the iconic brand The More You Know. Litton's syndication and news division distributes a diverse slate of programs including the new E/I block Go Time! and Consumer Reports TV. For more information, visit http://www.litton.tv.  Litton is majority-owned by Hearst:  http://www.hearst.com/

Public Relations Contact: Meg LaVigne, President of Television, Litton Entertainment    

617-340-4155       mlavigne@litton.tv                         

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