THE MARTHA STEWART SHOW, the nationally syndicated “how-to” series, received two Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Award nominations today from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS). THE MARTHA STEWART SHOW was nominated for Outstanding Lifestyle Program and Martha Stewart was nominated for Outstanding Lifestyle/Culinary Host.
This brings the total number of nominations for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia’s Broadcasting segment to 77, with 15 wins to date.
“I’m delighted to be honored by the Academy in these two very important categories. There is a team of very diligent and talented individuals who help get ‘The Martha Stewart Show’ on the air each and every day and I am thrilled to see all of them acknowledged for their efforts,” said Ms. Stewart.
The winners of the 37th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards will be announced from Las Vegas on June 27, 2010 on the CBS Television Network.
This fall, THE MARTHA STEWART SHOW (currently distributed by NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution) will premiere its sixth season on the Hallmark Channel.
ABOUT ‘THE MARTHA STEWART SHOW’:
Celebrating its fifth anniversary in September 2009, “The Martha Stewart Show” is an Emmy-winning, nationally-syndicated, “how-to” series anchored by entertaining segments that both inform and inspire. Shot in front of a studio audience, the hour-long program features visionaries, creatives and everyday people who’ve accomplished extraordinary things, and sheds new light on subjects from cooking and entertaining to crafting and gardening. “The Martha Stewart Show” allows audience members, home viewers and special guests including renowned chefs, seasoned artisans and designers, authors, collectors, entertainers and experts from all walks of life to participate with host Martha Stewart in an interactive format that celebrates Martha’s sense of fun and love of teaching. Martha Stewart and Mark Burnett are executive producers. Bernie Young is co-executive producer. The program is produced by MSLO Productions, Inc. in association with Mark Burnett Productions and is currently distributed by NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution to more than 95% of the country.
About Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (NYSE: MSO) is a diversified media and merchandising company, inspiring and engaging consumers with unique lifestyle content and distinctive products. The Publishing segment encompasses four magazines, including the company’s flagship publication, Martha Stewart Living, periodic special issues and books. The marthastewart.com website provides consumers with instant access to MSLO’s multimedia library, search and find capabilities, recipes, online workshops, community and personalization, as well as wedding-planning tools powered by WeddingWire and digital invitations with pingg.com. The Broadcasting segment produces such programming as the Emmy-winning daily, nationally syndicated television series, “The Martha Stewart Show,” and Martha Stewart Living Radio on SIRIUS channel 112 and XM Radio 157. In addition to its media properties, MSLO offers high-quality Martha Stewart products through licensing agreements with carefully selected companies, including the Martha Stewart Collection exclusively at Macy’s, the Martha Stewart Living line of home-improvement products at The Home Depot, Martha Stewart Crafts with EK Success at Michaels and independent retailers, Martha Stewart for 1-800-FLOWERS.COM, the forthcoming Martha Stewart Pets line at PetSmart and more. In 2008, Emeril Lagasse joined the Martha Stewart family of brands; MSLO acquired the assets related to Lagasse’s media and merchandising business, including television programming, cookbooks, and emerils.com website and his licensed kitchen and food products. For additional information about MSLO, visit www.marthastewart.com.