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PBS Be More - Marker Moments, nominated for Outstanding Promotional Announcement -Institutional. Credit: PBS

PBS Receives 37 Daytime Emmy Entertainment Award Nominations
Public Media Programs Receive 51 Nominations Combined

On May 9, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Entertainment Awards. PBS and our programs received 37 Daytime Emmy Entertainment Award nominations. In addition, APT and NETA received a total of 14 nods, for a combined total of 51 nominations for public media. Among the PBS programs with multiple nominations are SESAME STREET (16), THE ELECTRIC COMPANY (6), CURIOUS GEORGE and DESIGN SQUAD earned two nominations each. PBS programs dominated nominations in several categories: Outstanding Children’s Animated Program, Outstanding Performer in a Children’s Series, Outstanding Directing in a Children’s Series and Outstanding Writing in a Children’s Series. In addition, PBS programs swept nominations in the New Approaches – Daytime Children’s Award category. The Daytime Emmy Awards will be presented on June 23, 2012, from the Beverly Hilton. The Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy Awards Gala will be held June 17, 2012, at the Westin Bonaventure in Los Angeles.

A complete list of PBS nominees and their categories follows. For a complete list of all 39th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award nominations, go to http://emmyonline.tv/daytime/.

PBS congratulates all public media programs on their Daytime Emmy nominations!


OUTSTANDING CHILDREN'S ANIMATED PROGRAM
Curious George
Sid the Science Kid

OUTSTANDING CHILDREN'S SERIES
The Electric Company

NEW APPROACHES - DAYTIME CHILDREN'S
Cyberchase
Design Squad
Fizzy’s Lunch Lab
Noah Comprende

OUTSTANDING PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN'S SERIES
Sesame Street
Super Why!

OUTSTANDING PROMOTIONAL ANNOUNCEMENT – INSTITUTIONAL
PBS Be More - Marker Moments
PBS KIDS “What If?”

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL CLASS SERIES
Ask This Old House

OUTSTANDING PERFORMER IN A CHILDREN'S SERIES
LESLIE CARRARA-RUDOLPH, as ABBY CADABY, Sesame Street
KEVIN CLASH, as ELMO, Sesame Street
CAROLL SPINNEY, as BIG BIRD, Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN ART DIRECTION/
SET DECORATION/SCENIC DESIGN
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN COSTUME DESIGN/STYLING
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING IN A CHILDREN'S SERIES
Design Squad
The Electric Company
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN LIGHTING DIRECTION
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MULTIPLE CAMERA EDITING
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN MUSIC DIRECTION AND
COMPOSITION
Curious George

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL SONG - CHILDREN'S AND ANIMATION
Sesame Street – Don’t Give Up

OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL SONG
The Electric Company

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SINGLE CAMERA PHOTOGRAPHY
(FILM OR ELECTRONIC)
The Electric Company

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND EDITING - LIVE ACTION
The Electric Company
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN SOUND MIXING – LIVE ACTION
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL CLASS DIRECTING
Sesame Street, Kevin Clash, Director

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL CLASS WRITING
Sesame Street, Christine Ferraro, Writer

OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN TECHNICAL DIRECTION/
ELECTRONIC CAMERA/VIDEO CONTROL
Sesame Street

OUTSTANDING WRITING IN ANIMATION
Martha Speaks
WordGirl

OUTSTANDING WRITING IN A CHILDREN'S SERIES
The Electric Company
Sesame Street
Wild Kratts

                                 
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