Join us on Wednesday, June 4 as we pay tribute to this year’s inductees into the Realscreen Awards Hall of Fame at the fifth annual Realscreen Awards hosted by Howie Mandel. All three awardees will be on hand at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel for what promises to be the biggest and splashiest celebration of global unscripted excellence to date.
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Nancy Dubuc, president and chief executive officer of A+E Networks is the first-ever recipient of the Television Trailblazer award which recognizes her long-standing commitment to innovation in unscripted programming, and her considerable impact on the genre and on television itself.
Stephen Lambert, chairman of All3Media America and chief executive of Studio Lambert, the leader of the team behind Gogglebox and enduring formats such as Undercover Boss, Wife Swap and Secret Millionaire, is this year’s Producer Extraordinaire and joins past inductees Bertram van Munster, Thom Beers, Jon Murray and Mark Burnett.
World-renowned master of the high wire and star of one of the biggest television events of 2013, Nik Wallenda, is the 2014 Realscreen Awards’ Personality of the Year. Discovery Channel’s smash live event Skywire Live with Nik Wallenda, saw him cross the chasm of the Grand Canyon and captivated millions last June, and he’s now preparing for another Discovery special this fall, which will see him traverse between two Chicago skyscrapers.
In addition to the Hall of Fame Awards, we’ll be announcing the category, craft and talent winners of the 2014 Realscreen Awards, recognizing the best in reality, documentary and factual programming from around the world. The list of shortlisted programs can be viewed here.
All registered delegates to Realscreen West have access to the awards show, but awards-only tickets can be purchased for just $199. Ticket price includes pre and post-awards cocktails and the show, which runs from 4:30 – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 4. To purchase tickets, please contact Joel Pinto at firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited.