Monday, Sep 19, 2016

The Television Academy awarded the 68th Emmy® Awards on Sunday, September 18, recognizing excellence in primetime programming and individual achievement for the 2015-2016 television season. 

These honors added to the Emmys already awarded at the Creative Arts Awards on September 10 and September 11, 2016.

Congratulations to the following alumni and friends who took home awards over the last week. 

Outstanding Costumes For A Variety, Nonfiction Or Reality Program
The Wiz Live!
Paul Tazewell, Costume Designer ’89 (MFA, Design)
Rachel Attridge ’00 (BFA, Drama), Assistant Costume Designer

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Limited Series Or Movie
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Sterling K. Brown ’01 (MFA, Acting), as Christopher Darden

Outstanding Variety Talk Series
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Jeremy Tchaban ’03 (BFA, Kanbar, F&TV), Line Producer

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Key & Peele
Emily Harper ’08 (BFA, Dance), Coordinating Producer

Outstanding Short Form Comedy Or Drama Series
Childrens Hospital
Jonathan Stern ’89 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Executive Producer
David Wain ’91 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Executive Producer

Outstanding Informational Series Or Special
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
Lydia Tenaglia ’96 (MFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Executive Producer

Exceptional Merit In Documentary Filmmaking
Jim: The James Foley Story
Jacqueline Glover ’88 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Executive Producer

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program
The Voice
Kyra Thompson ’86 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Co-Executive Producer

Outstanding Sound Editing For A Nonfiction Program (Single Or Multi-Camera)
Cartel Land
Joanna Fang ’14 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Sound Editor

Outstanding Special Visual Effects
Game Of Thrones
Eric Carney ’97 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Visual Effects Plate Supervisor

Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control For A Limited Series, Movie Or Special
Grease: Live
Eric Becker ’04 (BFA, Kanbar, Film & TV), Technical Director


*We apologize for any omissions. Please email additions or edits to: tsoa.alumni@nyu.edu