HBO, CNN Earn News & Documentary Emmy Nominations

26 Jul 2017 - By TW Staff

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the 38th Annual News & Documentary Emmy Awards nominees yesterday, and HBO and CNN Worldwide each received 18 nominations. The award recognizes outstanding achievement in broadcast journalism and documentary filmmaking aired on national television or streamed on the internet.

Check out nomination highlights from both networks below, then view the full list at The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presents the awards in October.


Best Documentary
A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness

Outstanding Investigative Report in a Newsmagazine
Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel: “Cost of the Game: The Dangers of Youth Football”

Outstanding Feature Story in a Newscast
VICE News Tonight: “Friday Night Lights”


Outstanding Hard News Feature Story in a Newscast
Early Start with John Berman and Christine Romans: “28 Hours Surrounded by ISIS”

Outstanding News Special
Presidential Town Hall: "America’s Military and the Commander in Chief"

Outstanding Live Interview
Anderson Cooper 360: “Trump Accusers Speak Out with Anderson Cooper”

CNN Newsroom: “Pam Bondi Interview with Anderson Cooper”