PBS SOCAL AND THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER CELEBRATE LOS ANGELES AREA EMMY® AWARD NOMINATION

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"The Hollywood Reporter in Focus: The Wolf of Wall Street" featuring

Martin Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, and Terence Winter nominated in Arts and Culture/History Category

 

COSTA MESA, Calif. (June 24, 2014) PBS SoCaL, PBS for Greater Los Angeles, has been nominated by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences for a Los Angeles Area Emmy® Award in the Arts and Culture/History category for "The Hollywood Reporter in Focus: The Wolf of Wall Street".

Moderated by The Hollywood Reporter’s Stephen Galloway, the program features an intimate roundtable conversation about the making of Martin Scorsese’s film, "The Wolf of Wall Street."  Director Martin Scorsese, writer Terence Winter, and actors Leonardo DiCaprio and Jonah Hill give viewers an inside look at the inspiration behind the film, the challenges, and the relevance of the film today.

The program was produced by PBS SoCaL in partnership with The Hollywood Reporter and the following team has been nominated for their production efforts:

Brenda Brkusic, Executive Producer

Janice Min, Executive Producer 

Stephen Galloway, Executive Producer

Jennifer Laski, Producer

Stephanie Fischette, Associate Producer

The Los Angeles Area nominees were selected by national active members within the Television Academy, as well as by active members of the Los Angeles Area Peer Group. Additional information about the Emmy nominations is available at http://www.emmys.com/news/awards/66th-los-angeles-area-emmy-award-nominations-announced

The winners will be announced at the 66th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards presentation on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in the NoHo Arts District. 

 

About PBS SoCaL

PBS SoCaL is PBS for Greater Los Angeles serving as Southern California’s largest classroom, its largest stage for the arts, and most trusted information source. With its three unique broadcast channels, PBS SoCaL HD (KOCE), PBS SoCaL Plus and PBS SoCaL World, provides award-winning programs like Frontline, NewsHour, NOVA, Nature and Masterpiece, as well as local productions including SoCaL Insider with Rick Reiff and LAaRT.  As the flagship PBS station in Southern California, PBS SoCaL Presents works with filmmakers to develop programs and series to distribute nationally each year. Through community outreach initiatives including PBS SoCaL Education, PBS SoCaL provides local schools access to new media materials that engage students in 21st century learning.  Explore the future of PBS in Southern California at www.pbssocal.org

About The Hollywood Reporter

The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard comprise the Entertainment Group of Guggenheim Media. The Hollywood Reporter is the entertainment industry's flagship media brand. With in-depth reporting, analysis, unprecedented access, world-class photography and video, and feature exclusives, The Hollywood Reporter is the definitive source for breaking entertainment and business news.

Founded in 1930 as a trade-only publication, The Hollywood Reporter reached an all-time high of 14.288 million individuals worldwide online at thr.com in March 2014, and over 224,000 readers in its weekly magazine, delivering news to an audience of industry power players and consumers deeply invested in entertainment content. The Hollywood Reporter's platforms include an award-winning weekly magazine, dynamic web and mobile sites, festival and awards season apps, tablet, iPad editions, social media, and branded events. Follow The Hollywood Reporter on Twitter @THR and Facebook at facebook.com/HollywoodReporter.

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Media Contacts:

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Stacy Shaffer

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