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NYC Life, The City of New York's Broadcast Network, Nominated for 11 NY Emmys

In Categories including Entertainment, Environment, Historical/Cultural, Lifestyle, Promotion and Technical Achievement


NEW YORK, NY – NYC Life, the City’s flagship television channel, was nominated on Tuesday for 11 New York Emmy Awards.

NYC Life is part of NYC Media, the City of New York’s broadcast network and media production group. As part of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment, NYC Media informs, educates and entertains New Yorkers about the city’s diverse people, neighborhoods, government services, attractions and activities.

“These Emmy nominations are a testament to NYC Media’s longstanding track record of producing award-winning content that celebrates NYC’s culture and history and the New Yorkers who make our city great,” said Anne del Castillo, Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment.

"It is an honor to be acknowledged by the NY chapter of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences with eleven Emmy nominations this year," said Janet Choi, General Manager of NYC Media, and Executive Producer. "We are committed as ever to building the public's awareness about our city, and challenge ourselves each year to do that with the most engaging content possible."

Following are the NYC Life’s NY Emmy Awards nominations:

Entertainment: Program Feature/Segment
  • Her Big Idea: Caroline's On Broadway
Environment: Program Feature/Segment
  • Urban Green: The Renaissance Of Beekeeping In New York City
  • Urban Green: Aquaponics
Historical/Cultural: Program Feature/Segment
  • Native Dish: "Senegalese Poisson Yassa"
Historical/Cultural: Program/Special
  • Blueprint NYC: Green-Wood Cemetery
Lifestyle Program: Feature/Segment
  • Food. Curated. Edible Bugs
Lifestyle Program: Program/Special
  • Potluck: Dock To Dish
  • Her Big Idea: Episode 2 (Season 3)
  • Her Big Idea: Season 3, Episode 7
Promotion: Program Promo - Single Spot
  • New York In 25 (Blue Man Group)
Technical Achievement
  • 2019 Women’s World Cup Victory Ticker Tape Parade And Ceremony

You can find a complete list of the nominations here. The 63rd Annual NY Emmy Awards will be presented at Marriott Marquis in Times Square on April 18th.