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09.27.2011

CBS NEWS TOPS THE EMMYS, WINS 10, WITH SEVEN FOR “60 MINUTES” - THE MOST FOR ANY SINGLE PROGRAM

         CBS News, with 60 MINUTES leading the way, took home more Emmys than any other entity at the 2011 News and Documentary Emmys held in New York City last night.  CBS News programs garnered 10 statuettes – seven of them for 60 MINUTES reports, the most for any single program – and two for the “CBS EVENING NEWS,” the most for a Network evening news broadcast.  

        It was the best showing at the Emmys for a Network News Division in more than a decade.

        “It was a great night for CBS News and a proud night for 60MINUTES with so many awards.  It is nice to see hard work and good reporting get recognized,” said Jeff Fager, chairman of CBS News and executive producer, 60 MINUTES.

        Winning entries can be viewed via this link.  The winners and credits are:

 

60 MINUTES

 

"21st Century Snake Oil"  

Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a News Magazine

Correspondent Scott Pelley; Executive Producer Jeff Fager; Senior Producer; Michael Radutzky; Executive Editor Bill Owens; Producers: David Gelber, Sam Hornblower; Editor Robert Shattuck; Associate Producer Reuben Heyman-Kantor; Broadcast Associate Flora Tartakovsky

 

"The Blowout"

Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a News Magazine

Correspondent Scott Pelley; Executive Producer Jeff Fager; Senior Producer

Michael Radutzky; Executive Editor Bill Owens; Producers Solly Granatstein, Graham Messick; Associate Producers: Michael Karzis, Rachael Kun, Nicole Young;

Editors Richard Buddenhagen, Daniel Glucksman, Matthew Lev, Andy Soto; Broadcast Associate Michelle Boniface; Intern Aaron Weisz

 

"Football Island"

Outstanding Feature Story in a News Magazine

Correspondent Scott Pelley; Executive Producer Jeff Fager; Executive Editor Bill Owens;

Producer Peter Radovich, Jr.; Associate Producer Tadd Lascari; Editor Richard Koppel; Broadcast Associate Kate Morris


"Haiti"

Outstanding Editing – Quick Turnaround

Correspondent Byron Pitts; Editors Richard Buddenhagen, Daniel Glucksman, Tom Honeysett, Warren Lustig, Stephanie Palewski, Matthew Richman; Producers Jenny Dubin, Magalie Laguerre Wilkinson,  Harry A. Radliffe II, Michael H. Gavshon;

Associate Producers Kevin Livelli,  Jeff Newton, Keith Sharman; Broadcast Associates

Michelle Boniface, Jay-Me Brown,  Reuben Heyman-Kantor,  Rachael Kun;

Production Associate Aaron Weisz

 

"Medal of Honor"

Outstanding Interview

Correspondent Lara Logan; Executive Producer Jeff Fager; Executive Editor Bill Owens;

Producers Max McClellan, Jeff Newton; Editor Robert Zimet; Associate Producer Reuben Heyman-Kantor

 

"The Blowout"

Best Report in a News Magazine

Correspondent Scott Pelley; Executive Producer Jeff Fager; Senior Producer

Michael Radutzky; Executive Editor Bill Owens; Producers Solly Granatstein, Graham Messick; Associate Producers: Michael Karzis, Rachael Kun, Nicole Young;

Editors Richard Buddenhagen, Daniel Glucksman, Matthew Lev, Andy Soto; Broadcast Associate Michelle Boniface; Intern Aaron Weisz

 

"The Lost Children of Haiti"

Best report in a News Magazine

Correspondent Scott Pelley; Executive Producer Jeff Fager; Executive Editor Bill Owens;

Producers Solly Granatstein, Nicole Young; Editor Matthew Richman; Associate  Producers Yrvy Frenel, Michelle Boniface, Ana Real; Broadcast Associate Rachael Kun

 

CBS EVENING NEWS

 

“Photocopiers Hidden Dangers”

Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

Correspondent Armen Keteyian; Anchor and Managing Editor Katie Couric; Executive Producer Rick Kaplan; Senior Producer Keith Summa; Producer Michael Rey; Editor

Joe Bennett

 

“Afghan Bomb Squad”

Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

Correspondent Terry McCarthy; Anchor and Managing Editor Katie Couric;

Executive Producer Rick Kaplan; Senior Producer Chris Dinan; Producer

Randall Joyce; Editor Mike Cesario

 

SUNDAY MORNING

 

"Paving the Way"

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

Correspondent Jeff Glor; Executive Producer Rand Morrison; Senior Broadcast Producer

Estelle Popkin; Senior Producer Gavin Boyle; Producer Jon Carras;

Editor Lauren Barnello

 

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Press Contact: Kevin Tedesco  212-975-2329    Kev@cbsnews.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Kevin Tedesco
212-975-2329
kev@cbsnews.com