Gracie Awards: Sandra Oh, Patricia Arquette, Leah Remini Among 2019 Honorees (Exclusive)

4:03 AM 4/16/2019

by Annie Howard

Rachel Maddow, Connie Britton, Robin Roberts, Maura Tierney, Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie will also be recognized at the 44th annual event on May 21 in Los Angeles.

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Sandra Oh, Tisha Thompson, Rachel Maddow, Connie Britton, Elizabeth Perkins, Patricia Arquette, Leah Remini, Robin Roberts, Laura Lynch, Rachel Bloom, Angela Yee, Maura Tierney, Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie are among the women who will be honored at the 44th annual Gracie Awards, presented by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF).

AWMF board chair Christine Travaglini said in a statement, "In the more than four decades since the inception of the Gracie Awards, what stands out in 2019 is bravery. The courage of storytellers to share poignant, relevant and compelling content. This will be a year of true celebration."

The winners will be honored at the 2019 gala, which is set for May 21 at the Four Seasons Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Los Angeles.

Local and student award winners will be recognized later at the Gracie Awards Luncheon, set for June 26 in New York City.

A complete list of the 2019 Gracie Awards honorees follows.

  • TV National — Gala Honorees

    Andrea Kremer & Hannah Storm (Thursday Night Football)
    On-Air Talent - Sports - Ceiling Breakers
    Amazon Prime Video

    Annie Murphy (Schitt's Creek)
    Actress in a Breakthrough Role
    CBC / Pop TV / ITV

    BET Her Fights: Breast Cancer
    Special or Variety
    BET Networks

    Claire Weinraub
    Producer - News

    Connie Britton & Alexandra Cunningham (Dirty John)
    Producer - Entertainment - Limited Series
    Bravo Media

    Daisy von Scherler Mayer (The Walking Dead)
    Director - Drama

    Elizabeth Perkins (Sharp Objects)
    Actress in a Supporting Role - Made for TV Movie or Limited Series

    Escape at Dannemora
    Limited Series

    Faith Under Fire: The Antoinette Tuff Story (Lifetime)
    Made for Television Movie

    Fast Tracked (ESPN E:60)
    Sports Feature
    ESPN E:60

    Good Girls
    Ensemble Cast
    Universal Television

    Home & Family
    Talk Show – Entertainment
    Crown Media Family Networks (Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)

    Jane Root (One Strange Rock)
    Producer- Documentary /Unscripted / Non-Fiction
    Nutopia / National Geographic

    Killing Eve

    Leah Remini (Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath)
    On-Air Talent - Lifestyle and Entertainment
    A&E Network

    Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
    Non-Fiction Entertainment
    A&E Network

    "Live to Tell: Trafficked" (48 Hours)
    Investigative Feature
    CBS News

    Lori McCreary & Barbara Hall (Madam Secretary)
    Producer- Entertainment
    CBS Studios, Revelations Entertainment, Barbara Hall Productions

    Maura Tierney (The Affair)
    Actress in a Supporting Role - Drama

    Warner Bros. Television

    Nancy M. Pimental (Shameless)

    Nima Elbagir
    Reporter / Correspondent

    "On The Road: Washington's First Registered Lobbyist with Down Syndrome" (CBS Evening News)
    Soft News Feature
    CBS News

    Patricia Arquette (Escape at Dannemora)
    Actress in a Leading Role - Made for TV Movie or Limited Series

    Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)
    Actress in a Leading Role - Comedy or Musical
    CBS Television Studios

    Documentary - Grand Award

    Rebecca Parrish (America to Me)
    Director - Documentary

    Sandra Oh (Killing Eve)
    Actress in a Leading Role - Drama

    Savannah Guthrie & Hoda Kotb (TODAY)
    On-Air Talent - News or News Magazine
    NBC News, TODAY

    Sisterhood (The 3rd Hour of TODAY)
    News Feature Series NBC News/The 3rd Hour of TODAY

    Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine)
    Actress in a Supporting Role - Comedy or Musical
    Universal Television

    The Clinton Affair
    A&E Network

    The Good Fight
    Ensemble Cast - Grand Award
    CBS Television Studios

    VICE News Tonight on HBO
    News Program
    VICE Media

    VICE on HBO
    News Magazine
    VICE Media

    "Waiting to Die" (VICE on HBO)
    Interview Feature
    VICE Media

    "WASH UP! Girl Talk"
    Family Series
    Sesame Workshop

    "Yemen's Young Victims" (BBC World News)
    Hard News Feature
    BBC World News

  • Radio - Commercial — Gala Honorees

    Angela Yee ("The Breakfast Club")
    Host/Personality - National
    Premiere Networks

    Jayde Donovan ("The Jayde Show")
    Host/Personality - Weekend Program - National
    Westwood One

    Kellie Rasberry ("Kidd Kraddick Morning Show")
    Co-host - National
    Yea Networks

    Lisa M. Mantineo ("Dan Rather's America: March For Our Lives Special")
    Producer - Entertainment - National
    SiriusXM Radio

    Lynda McLaughlin ("The Sean Hannity Show")
    Producer - Talk - National
    Premiere Networks

    "The Laura Coates Show"
    Talk Show - National
    SiriusXM Radio

    "We Will Survive with April D. Ryan" ("Cafe Mocha")
    News Feature - National
    Miles Ahead Broadcasting

    "What Happened to General Electric?"
    Special - National
    Bloomberg LP

  • Radio - Noncommercial — Gala Honorees

    "Abused and Betrayed: People with Intellectual Disabilities and an Epidemic of Sexual Assault"
    Investigative Feature - Non-Commercial

    "Coretta Scott King's March in Memphis"
    Documentary - Non-Commercial

    Public Affairs - Non-Commercial

    Laura Lynch ("The Current")
    Interview Feature - Non-Commercial
    CBC Radio

    Molly Wood ("Marketplace Tech")
    Reporter / Correspondent / Host - Non-Commercial
    Marketplace - American Public Media

    "The Ultimate Price of Opioids Series"

    "No Longer Safe at Home: How Children are Surviving America's Drug Crisis"("Morning Edition")
    News Feature - Non-Commercial
    National Public Radio

    "The World @ Six"
    Crisis Coverage/Breaking News - Non-Commercial

  • Interactive Media — Gala Honorees

    Anna Faris is Unqualified
    Podcast - Entertainment
    iHeart Media

    Brave, Not Perfect with Reshma Saujani
    Podcast - Lifestyle
    Girls Who Code

    Website - Information/Entertainment
    VICE Media

    CNBC Make It: "How This 23-Year-Old Became the Only Full-Time Woman Trader at the New York Stock Exchange"
    Original Online Programming – News/Documentary

    Elaina Smith (Women Want to Hear Women)
    Podcast Host - Entertainment
    Westwood One

    Rachel Maddow (Bag Man)
    Podcast Host - News
    NBC News

    Robin Roberts (Robin Roberts Presents Thriver Thursday: Season 1)
    Online Producer
    Rock 'n Robin Productions

    Sold in America
    Podcast - Investigative
    The E.W. Scripps Company, Washington Bureau and Stitcher

    The 3-Day Effect
    Original Online Programming – Standalone Audio
    Audible, Inc.

    Tisha Thompson (espnW)
    Online Video Host or Correspondent

    TODAY Digital: 'We want a voice': Kristen Parisi opens up about living with a disability since age 6
    Original Online Programming – Standalone
    Video NBC News Digital

    "When abortion is a lifeline"
    Website - News
    Univision Digital

    Women Crush Wednesday: STEM Edition
    Original Online Programming – Video Series