MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis Grizzlies have been nominated in four categories for the Mid-South Emmy® Awards.
The Grizzlies, Grind City Media and Creative Video Lead and Senior Producer Michael Blevins along with Stef Allen, Erik Honeycutt, Samuel Edwards and Avery Franklin were nominated for their work on “Beyond Grit” in the Entertainment category and their “MLK 50: In Memphis and the NBA” for Best Historic/Cultural Program Feature.
In addition, Blevins has been nominated in the Best Editor/Short Form category along with Best Promo Spot/Sports for his work on the “Zach Randolph Tribute Video.” This marks Blevins’ 17th Emmy nomination.
The Memphis Grizzlies have won 10 total Emmy awards, and with this year’s four honors, the Grizzlies now stand at 50 total Emmy nominations.
The 33rd Mid-South Regional Emmy Awards will be held Feb. 16, 2019.
About the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Founded in 1957, The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is a professional service organization dedicated to the advancement of the arts and sciences of television and the promotion of creative leadership for artistic, educational and technical achievements within the television industry. It recognizes excellence in television with the coveted Emmy® Award for News & Documentary, Sports, Daytime Entertainment, Daytime Creative Arts & Entertainment, Public & Community Service, and Technology & Engineering.
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