CNN 23 News and Doc Emmy nominations

CNN nominated for 23 News & Documentary Emmy® Awards

Adding to its 17 prime-time Emmy® nominations

July 17th, 2019

CNN has received 23 nominations for the 40thAnnual News and Documentary Emmy® Awards. CNN’s diverse nominations encompass news programming and interviews, Original Series, Films and specials. Also included are nominations for CNN International, CNN Digital, CNN en Español and Great Big Story:

Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Newscast
CNN Newsroom for CNN New York Bomb Evacuation

Outstanding Investigative Report in a Newscast
Anderson Cooper 360 for Undercover with Nigeria’s Pushermen
Connect the World with Becky Anderson for Yemen Air Strikes: Made in America

Outstanding Breaking News Coverage
CNN International for Genoa Bridge Collapse
CNN International for Yemen School Bus Bombing

Outstanding News Special
CNN for Parkland Town Hall
CNN Heroes: An All-Star Tribute

Outstanding News Discussion and Analysis
Anderson Cooper 360 for Finding Hope: Battling America’s Suicide Crisis
Fareed Zakaria GPS for Fareed Zakaria on the Rise of Populism and the Fall of the Post-War Order

Outstanding Live Interview
Amanpour for Christiane Amanpour’s interview with Archbishop of New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan
State of the Union for Jake Tapper’s interview with Sheriff Scott Israel

Outstanding Arts, Culture or Entertainment Report
CNN Special Report for Deadly Haze: Inside the Fraternity Crisis
Great Big Story 
for Art and Soul

Outstanding Business, Consumer or Economic Report
CNN Investigates for Uber Sexual Assault
Hala Gorani Tonight for Is Your Electric Car Ethical? Child Labor in DRC Cobalt Mines

Outstanding Nature Documentary
CNN Films for Trophy

Best Story in a Newscast
Anderson Cooper 360 for The Parkland Diaries

Outstanding Investigative Journalism in Spanish
CNN en Español for Chapecoense: Las claves oscuras del siniestro

Outstanding Feature Story in Spanish
CNN en Español for Atrapados en el Silencio

Outstanding Graphic Design and Art Direction
CNN Digital for Destroyed

Outstanding Lighting Direction and Scenic Design
CNN Original Series for Pope: The Most Powerful Man in History
The Van Jones Show

Outstanding Promotional Announcement
CNN Original Series for The History of ComedySeason 2 Campaign

In addition to these 23 News and Documentary Emmy® Award nominations, CNN Original Series Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown and United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell, and CNN Films’ RBG, Three Identical Strangers and Love, Gilda have been nominated for a combined 17 Primetime Emmy Award® nominations. And CNN en Español’s Alejandra Oraa won a Daytime Emmy Award® for Outstanding Daytime Talent in a Spanish Language Program.