Emmy Nominations for PBS

Written by Holly on Tuesday July 14, 2009

emmyPBS dominated the Emmy Award nominations in the "News & Documentary" category with 41 nods. Closest competitors are CBS with 23, and 13 each for ABC and HBO/Cinemax.

P.O.V. scored 10 nominations; FRONTLINE, seven; and NOVA, four. One strong category: "Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story/Long Form," with PBS taking four of five spots.

Winners will be announced September 21 in New York City.

For a look at the official announcement from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, click here.