‘Harry’s Law’, ‘Rock Center’, ‘Big Miracle’ Take Humane Society Genesis Awards

By | Saturday March 23, 2013 @ 9:30pm PDT

The Drew Barrymore-John Krasinski feature film Big Miracle, Stephen Colbert’s satirical The Colbert Report, David E. Kelley’s Harry’s Law, Rock Center With Brian Williams, Discovery Channel’s Ivory Wars, and ABC’s Nightline were among winners in news … Read More »

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‘Big Miracle’, ‘Darling Companion’ Among 2013 Genesis Award Nominees

By | Friday February 22, 2013 @ 1:00pm PST

Universal’s Big Miracle, Sony’s Darling Companion, Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report and FX’s Sons Of Anarchy are among the film and television programs nominated for the 2013 Genesis Awards. The annual honors from the Humane Society of the United States recognize news and entertainment media in 15 categories for helping raise awareness of animal issues and animal protection. This year’s awards gala will be held March 23 at the Beverly Hilton, where the HSUS Wyler Award will go to pop star Ke$ha.

FEATURE FILM

BIG MIRACLE Universal Pictures
DARLING COMPANION Kasdan Films / Sony
DELHI SAFARI Fantastic Films International, LLC
TO THE ARCTIC Imax /Warner Bros.
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‘Rise Of The Planet Of The Apes’, ‘The Colbert Report’, ‘Ellen’ Win Genesis Awards

By | Sunday March 25, 2012 @ 1:33pm PDT

Los Angeles, (March 25, 2012) — Rise of the Planet of the Apes triumphed, The Colbert Report’s satire hit the right comedic note, and Ellen DeGeneres outshone her talk show rivals to be among the 22 major wins at The Humane Society of the United States’ 26th Genesis Awards. Honoring the news and entertainment media for raising public awareness of animal issues, this year’s awards were presented at a gala ceremony on Saturday, March 24, at The Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, Calif. The event will premiere as a one-hour special on Animal Planet on May 5, with an encore presentation May 6.

THE 26th GENESIS AWARDS WINNERS

FEATURE FILM
RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES
TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX/
CHERNIN ENTERTAINMENT

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
BORN TO BE WILD 3D
WARNER BROS. PICTURES, IMAX CORPORATION

SID CAESAR COMEDY AWARD
THE COLBERT REPORT – COMEDY CENTRAL

DRAMATIC SERIES
HAWAII FIVE-0 – “Lapa’au” – CBS

CHILDREN’S PROGRAMMING
TEEN
NICK NEWS WITH LINDA ELLERBEE
“Dangerous Crossroads: Human Animal vs. Wild Animal” – NICKELODEON

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Genesis Awards Nominees Announced

By | Tuesday February 7, 2012 @ 9:48am PST

The Genesis Awards come from the the Humane Society of the United States and honor news and entertainment media for outstanding reporting and creative portrayals of animal protection issues in 19 categories. The ceremony is set for March 24 at the Beverly Hilton and will air in May as a one-hour special on Animal Planet. Here are the nominees unveiled this morning:

FEATURE FILM
DOLPHIN TALE Alcon Entertainment
RIO Twentieth Century Fox/Blue Sky Studios
RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES Twentieth Century Fox/Chernin Entertainment
WAR HORSE DreamWorks SKG

FEATURE DOCUMENTARY
BORN TO BE WILD 3D Warner Bros. Pictures, IMAX Corporation
BUCK Sundance Selects, Cedar Creek Productions
ONE LUCKY ELEPHANT Crossover Productions, Sandbar Pictures

SID CAESAR COMEDY AWARD
THE CLEVELAND SHOW Ain’t Nothin’ But Mutton Bustin’ FOX
THE COLBERT REPORT multiple issues Comedy Central
MELISSA & JOEY Toledo’s Next Top Model ABC Family

DRAMATIC SERIES
THE GLADES Swamp Thing A&E
HAWAII FIVE-0 Lapa’au CBS Read More »

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