PBS and CBS dominated the 35th annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards on Tuesday night at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City, with PBS winning 11 awards and CBS taking 10.
ABC was a distant third with three Emmys, while BBC World News, HBO and NBC each won two. CNN won one award for its English-language station and another for its Spanish-language one, as did Discovery Channel. National Geographic Channel and National Geographic Wild each won one award.
Other winners included the New York Times, Telemundo, The Guardian, Al Jazeera America and Univision.
CBS’s “60 Minutes” was the biggest winner among single shows, with five victories for different episodes. PBS’s “Front Line” received four different awards.
Kirby Dick‘s and Amy Ziering’s Oscar-nominated documentary “The Invisible War” won two awards, while Lucy Walker‘s Oscar-shortlisted “The Crash Reel” won one. The documentary “Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer” won for music and sound, while “Detropia” won for its editing.
Here is the list of winning shows. The full list of winners is available atemmyonline.com/news_35th_winners.
Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast: “NBC Nightly News With Brian Williams: Devastation in Oklahoma”
Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast: “BBC World News America: Inside Syria’s Deadly Conflict.”
Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast: “BBC World News America: Suffering in the Central Africa Republic”