Telemundo 52 Los Angeles / KVEA received top honors bringing home sevenEmmy® Awards at the 67th Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards held on Saturday, July 25 at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.
Telemundo 52’s Noticiero 52 a las 11 PM was recognized with the prestigious award in the category of “Regularly Scheduled Daily Evening Newscast” and Noticiero 52 a las 5:30 PM tied with KMEX for “Regularly Scheduled Daily Daytime Newscast.” Co-hosted by Edgar Muñoz and Ana Patricia Candiani and alongside an award-winning news team, the newscast features the latest in news and information that is relevant to the Hispanic community.
Telemundo 52 was amongst the top Spanish language broadcasters leading the pack with 18 Emmy nominations this year.
“We are honored to receive the most prestigious award in television,” said Celia Chavez, President and General Manager, Telemundo 52. “Our news team works tirelessly to provide our viewers with the best-in-class news coverage and up-to-the-minute news reports to foster awareness about the issues of importance to our Hispanic community. These awards are a testament to our commitment to provide quality news programming to the communities we serve.”
Telemundo 52 also received Emmy Awards in the following categories:
- Information / Public Affairs Series: Enfoque Los Angeles
- Sports Series – News: “Atleta de la Semana”
- Medical News Story – Single Report: “Bebes a la Carta”
- Outstanding Editor: Jaime Sanchez
- Outstanding Videographer – News: Richard Huerta