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9th Annual National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards

A national contest aimed at arts and entertainment reporters, photographers, editors and critics across the country, including foreign journalists. Open to all U.S.-based arts and entertainment journalists, authors and documentary filmmakers for work published or disseminated from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016).

Individual journalists may enter for themselves or be entered by others, including news organizations and publicists. Entries in a foreign language must include a translation.

Early Bird Deadline: Friday, Sept. 30, 2016       Final Deadline: Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016

        

Roast & Toast of Warren Olney

Thank you to everyone who made it last week to our Roast and Toast of Warren Olney. Watch the videos above in case you missed your chance to make it in person, or just want to listen in on Olney once more. Check in often to see what other events we have coming up, and follow us on Facebook and Twiter.


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Daniel Pearl Fellowship 2016 Panel


Pearl Fellowship 2016 LAPC Edit from Los Angeles Press Club on Vimeo.

Islam and Homophobia Panel at the Los Angeles Press Club

Islam & Homophobia from Los Angeles Press Club on Vimeo.

"SPOTLIGHT" WINS THE LA PRESS CLUB'S
VERITAS AWARD


The Los Angeles Press Club announced
Spotlight as the winner of the inaugural Veritas Award for Best Movie Based on or Inspired by a True Story! The award was given on Thursday, February 25 at the Los Angeles Press Club in Hollywood. To watch the full video of our panel discussion, please scroll down. 
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THE VERITAS AWARD TO "SPOTLIGHT"

Video from our panel discussion during the LA Press Club's inaugural Veritas Award on February 25, 2016.

HONORING BILL ROSENDAHL

                                           

In May of 2013, the Los Angeles Press Club honored the great Bill Rosendahl.

BOB BARKER RECEIVES LEGEND AWARD + INTERVIEW WITH ROBERT KOVACIK

Bob Barker receives the LA Press Club's first Legend Award, and gives a charming interview with Press Club President, Robert Kovacik. Barker was given the award at the 8th Annual National A&E Journalism Awards on Sunday, December 6, 2015 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel. Presented by Drew Carey.

TAVIS SMILEY RECEIVES THE LUMINARY AWARD

Actress Diahann Caroll presents the LA Press Club's Luminary Award to Tavis Smiley on December 6, 2015 at the 8th Annual National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards. 

THE VISIONARY AWARD TO JOE MANTEGNA

Actor Dan Lauria presents the LA Press Club's Visionary Award to Joe Mantegna on December 6, 2015 at the 8th Annual National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards.

POWERFUL SPEECHES HONOR CHARLIE HEBDO, DANIEL PEARL LEGACY

 

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LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD TO WILLOW BAY

Willow Bay, the Director of the USC Annenberg School of Journalism, receives The Joseph M. Quinn Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Bay is veteran television journalist, digital news editor and author.  She was the first woman to co-anchor CNN's financial news program "Moneyline News Hour “ and has anchored or co-anchored numerous shows on CNN, NBC, MSNBC, ABC and Lifetime Television. In addition she serves as Senior Strategic Adviser for the Huffington Post and is a special correspondent for Bloomberg Television. (read more)

 
PUBLIC SERVICE AWARD TO SHANE SMITH & VICE
The Public Service Award for Journalistic Contributions to Civic Life is bestowed annually by the Los Angeles Press Club.

Under CEO & Founder Shane Smith’s guidance, VICE in recent years has expanded into international and domestic news both through its own VICE News channel as well as an HBO partnership. Since its inception last March, VICE News has shifted the current news landscape with its award winning coverage of world events, from the crisis in Ukraine to the outbreak of Ebola in Western Africa and the rise of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.  (read more)

PRESIDENT'S AWARD TO "CBS THIS MORNING"

Charlie Rose, Gayle King and Norah O’Donnell, hosts of “CBS This Morning,” were honored with the Los Angeles Press Club’s 2015 President’s Award for Impact on Media.









Since the launch of the program in 2012, the charismatic anchor trio and their production team have brought serious news and original storytelling back to the morning television landscape, while increasing viewership and providing the day’s need-to-know headlines. (read more)


LAPC's FAVORITE COMEDIAN, ALONZO BODDEN


Alonzo Bodden is the LA Press Club's go-to comedian. His quicksilver wit and hilarious insight into the news has forced us to laugh at ourselves and our profession. At previous SoCal Journalism Awards and National Arts & Entertainment Journalism Awards shows he has rocked the house and been praised by the likes of Quincy Jones and comedy legend Carl Reiner. America knows Alonzo as the winner of season three of "Last Comic Standing." Since then his career as both comedian and actor continues to soar.

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