HEARTY CONGRATULATIONS TO BRIAN
An Emmy has been awarded for Super Bowl XLVII – We Will Rock You Remix CBS. Brian May is Associate Producer.
The Emmy was awarded last night (6 May) in New York at the Sports Emmy Awards Ceremony…… for the We Will Rock You/ Super Bowl Open …In American Sports, it’s the highest honor….
While not at the ceremony himself, to pick up a statuette in person, shiny new hardware similar to that pictured, wil be winging it’s way from the USA to grace Dr May’s mantlepiece shortly.
THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS & SCIENCES ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE 35TH ANNUAL SPORTS EMMY® AWARDS
New York, NY – May 6, 2014 – The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced the winners of the 35th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards at a special ceremony tonight at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York City. Winners in 39 categories including Outstanding Live Sports Special, Live Series, Sports Documentary, Studio Show, Promotional Announcements, Play-by-Play Personality, Studio Analyst and three new categories honoring Spanish-speaking programming and talent.
The awards were presented by a distinguished group of sports figures and television personalities including Al Leiter and Harold Reynolds (studio analysts, “MLB Tonight,” MLB Network); Ron Darling (analyst tbs); Joe Buck (play by play announcer, Fox Sports) and Michael Strahan, (studio analyst, “Fox NFL Sunday”); Michael Irvin (studio analyst, NFL Network); Hannah Storm (studio host, ESPN); Gary Danielson (event analyst, “SEC on CBS”); David Feherty (host & golf analyst, Golf Channel & CBS); Jim Lampley (Host, “HBO Boxing”); Claudio Reyna (former US Men’s Soccer Team Captain); and Julius Erving, “Dr. J” (former NBA All-Star and Hall of Fame member).
The Sports Emmy® Award recipients were chosen by a Blue Ribbon Panel of industry peers. The awards recognize outstanding achievement by individuals and programs broadcast throughout the 2013 calendar year.
ChyronHego, Yangaroo, Inc. and Off the Wall Productions are the official sponsors of the 35th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. A detailed listing of all awards is below as compiled by the independent accountancy firm of Lutz and Carr, LLP. A list of winners for the 35th Annual Sports Emmy Awards is also available on the National Television Academy’s website at www.emmyonline.tv.
Outstanding Open/Tease Super Bowl XLVII – We Will Rock You Remix – CBS
Harold Bryant, Sean McManus
Nick Mascolo, Peter Radovich, Jr.
Shelby Campbell, Bernie Dwertman, Dale Emminger, Gareth Hughes, Paul Kremer, Brian May, Patrick Moreau, Ben Nygaard, John Tipton, Joyce Tsang, Matt Ulmer, Helmut Von Lichten, Morgan Worth
Editors Anthony Cortese, Jeff Shook
More info at EMMYONLINE