The 55th GRAMMY Awards Telecast Wins Two Emmys
The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast has won two Emmy Awards in the categories of Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Variety Series Or Special and Outstanding Costumes For A Variety Program Or A Special. Winners were announced during the Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Sept. 15 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live.
The annual GRAMMY Awards telecast has now been recognized with a total of 64 Emmy nominations and 21 wins. A detailed list of this year's winners follows:
Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Variety Series Or Special
Thomas Holmes, production mixer; Mikael Stewart, house production mixer; John Harris, music mixer; Eric Schilling, music mixer; Ron Reaves, house music mixer; Eric Johnston, playback mixer; Pablo Munguia, playback mixer; Tom Pesa, stage mixer; Michael Parker, stage mixer; Bob LaMasney, audience supplemental mixer
Outstanding Costumes For A Variety Program Or A Special
Marina Toybina, costume designer; Courtney Webster, assistant costume designer
The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast was produced by AEG Ehrlich Ventures for The Recording Academy. Ken Ehrlich was executive producer, and Louis J. Horvitz was the director. David Wild and Ken Ehrlich were the writers.
The 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards broadcast attracted 28.3 million viewers — the second-largest audience for the awards broadcast since 1993. The telecast also nearly doubled its social media conversation from the previous year, generating 24.8 million comments (based on research compiled by Bluefin, PeopleBrowsr and Mass Relevance).