NEW YORK, Mar 12, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Martha Stewart
Living, the "how-to" television show syndicated nationally by King World
Productions, has been nominated for six Daytime Emmy Awards. Announced today in
New York, the 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards honored Martha Stewart Living with
nominations in the following categories:
* Outstanding Service Show
* Outstanding Service Show Host
* Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic
* Outstanding Achievement in Main Title Design
* Outstanding Achievement in Single Camera Photography
(Film or Electronic)
* Outstanding Achievement in Multiple Camera Editing
Since the program's debut in 1993, Martha Stewart Living has been honored in the
Creative Arts Category with eight Daytime Emmy Awards: "Outstanding Directing in
a Service Show" for the 1997-98 broadcast season, "Outstanding Service Show
Host" in the 1994-95, 1996-97, and 2001-02 broadcast seasons, and "Outstanding
Service Show" in the 1994-95, 1998-99, 1999-2000, and 2000-01 broadcast seasons.
With today's announcement, the show has received a total of 51 Emmy Award
nominations since it began airing in 1993.
The Daytime Emmy Awards in the creative arts categories will be presented on
Saturday, May 10 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York and Sheraton
Universal Hotel in Los Angeles.
Created and hosted by Martha Stewart, Martha Stewart Living provides
high-quality, "how-to" content, whether teaching viewers to create colorful and
unusual flower arrangements, plan an elegant destination wedding in Puerto Rico,
prepare a surprisingly easy oven-baked risotto, or design simple and
inspirational decorating makeovers for their homes. The program features special
guest experts on all aspects of the home, including cooking, decorating, crafts,
collecting, gardening, weddings, baby and kids, technology, homekeeping,
petkeeping, and healthy living. Guests join Martha in her state-of-the-art
studio in Westport, CT -- designed exclusively for Martha Stewart Living
Television -- and on her travels to exciting locations around the world.
Martha Stewart Living airs nationally in syndication for one-hour, five days a
week, with a half-hour weekend edition. Produced by Martha Stewart Living
Omnimedia, Inc. and distributed by King World Productions, the series is now in
its tenth season. Martha Stewart Living is part of Martha Stewart Living
Omnimedia, Inc., an integrated content company, which is listed on the New York
Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MSO.
SOURCE Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.
Samantha Schabel or Robin Diamond, both of the Susan Magrino
Agency, +1-212-957-3005, for Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc.