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“The Voice,” “No Reservations” take Critics’ Choice TV Awards

Dancing and singing competitions, as well as Anthony Bourdain (pictured), were winners with the Broadcast Television Journalists Association, which gave out awards to U.S. reality series and hosts on June 18.
June 19, 2012

Dancing and singing competitions, as well as CNN host Anthony Bourdain (pictured), were winners with the Broadcast Television Journalists Association, which gave out awards to U.S. reality series and hosts yesterday (June 18).

The second annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards named Travel Channel’s Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations the best reality series winner, beating out fellow nominees A&E’s Hoarders, History’s Pawn Stars, TLC’s Sister Wives, CBS’s Undercover Boss and FOX’s Kitchen Nightmares.

Meanwhile, in the competition reality series category, NBC’s The Voice bested AMC’s The Pitch, ABC’s Shark Tank, Food’s Chopped, CBS’s The Amazing Race and Fox’s So You  Think You Can Dance.

There was a tie for the best reality show host, with both Tom Bergeron, host of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars; and Cat Deely, presenter for FOX’s So You Think You Can Dance taking the prize.

The duo beat America’s Got Talent’s Nick Cannon, The Amazing Race‘s Phil Keoghan and RuPaul’s Drag Race‘s RuPaul.

About The Author
Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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