Sandra Oh, Leah Remini Among Gracie Awards Winners

Gracie Awards to take place May 21
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The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation has named the winners for its 44th annual Gracie Awards, which include such actresses as Sandra Oh. Leah Remini and Patricia Arquette.

The Gracie Awards, which recognize exemplary programming created by women, for women and about women in all facets of media and entertainment, will honor its awardees during a May 21 ceremony in Los Angeles, according to the organization. 

Sandra Oh in 'Killing Eve'

Sandra Oh: 'Killing Eve'

The winners include Sandra Oh, who was named best actress in a drama for her role in BBC America's Killing Eve, which was also the top choice in the drama category. CBS's Mom won the best comedy award, and Showtime's Escape at Dannemora, starring Patricia Arquette, won for best limited series. Leah Remini was named best On-Air Talent in the Lifestyle and Entertainment category for her role in A&E's Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath, which also won for best non fiction entertainment series. 

Local and student award winners will be recognized at the Gracie Awards Luncheon on June 26 at Cipriani in New York City, according to the AWMF.

“Our leadership is proud to honor the best of the best who embody the spirit and intention of the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation’s Gracie Awards.” said Becky Brooks, Executive Director, Alliance for Women in Media Foundation.

Gracie Awards winners in the television category are as follows: 

On-Air Talent - Sports - Ceiling Breakers

Andrea Kremer & Hannah Storm (Thursday Night Football)

Amazon Prime Video

Actress in a Breakthrough Role

Annie Murphy (Schitt's Creek)

CBC / Pop TV / ITV

Special or Variety

BET HER FIGHTS: BREAST CANCER

BET Networks

Producer - News

Claire Weinraub

ABC NEWS

Producer - Entertainment - Limited Series

Connie Britton & Alexandra Cunningham (Dirty John)

Bravo Media

Director - Drama

Daisy von Scherler Mayer (The Walking Dead)

AMC

Actress in a Supporting Role - Made for TV Movie or Limited Series

Elizabeth Perkins (Sharp Objects)

HBO

Limited Series

Escape at Dannemora

SHOWTIME

Made for Television Movie

Faith Under Fire: The Antoinette Tuff Story (Lifetime)

Lifetime

Sports Feature

Fast Tracked (ESPN E:60)

ESPN E:60

Ensemble Cast

Good Girls

Universal Television

Talk Show – Entertainment

Home & Family

Crown Media Family Networks (Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)

Producer- Documentary /Unscripted / Non-Fiction

Jane Root (One Strange Rock)

Nutopia / National Geographic

Drama

Killing Eve

BBC AMERICA

On-Air Talent - Lifestyle and Entertainment

Leah Remini (Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath)

A&E Network

Non-Fiction Entertainment

Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath

A&E Network

Investigative Feature

Live to Tell: Trafficked (48 Hours)

CBS News

Producer- Entertainment

Lori McCreary & Barbara Hall (Madam Secretary)

CBS Studios, Revelations Entertainment, Barbara Hall Productions

Actress in a Supporting Role - Drama

Maura Tierney (The Affair)

SHOWTIME

Comedy

Mom

Warner Bros. Television

Writer

Nancy M. Pimental (Shameless)

SHOWTIME

Reporter / Correspondent

Nima Elbagir

CNN

Soft News Feature

On The Road: Washington’s First Registered Lobbyist with Down Syndrome (CBS Evening News)

CBS News

Actress in a Leading Role - Made for TV Movie or Limited Series

Patricia Arquette (Escape at Dannemora)

SHOWTIME

Actress in a Leading Role - Comedy or Musical

Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend)

CBS Television Studios

Documentary - Grand Award

RBG

CNN

Director - Documentary

Rebecca Parrish (America to Me)

Starz

Actress in a Leading Role - Drama

Sandra Oh (Killing Eve)

BBC AMERICA

On-Air Talent - News or News Magazine

Savannah Guthrie & Hoda Kotb (TODAY)

NBC News, TODAY

News Feature Series

Sisterhood (The 3rd Hour of TODAY)

NBC News/The 3rd Hour of TODAY

Actress in a Supporting Role - Comedy or Musical

Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine)

Universal Television

Documentary

The Clinton Affair

A&E Network

Ensemble Cast - Grand Award

The Good Fight

CBS Television Studios

News Program

VICE News Tonight on HBO

VICE Media

News Magazine

VICE on HBO

VICE Media

Interview Feature

Waiting to Die (VICE on HBO)

VICE Media

Family Series

WASH UP! Girl Talk

Sesame Workshop

Hard News Feature

Yemen's Young Victims (BBC World News)

BBC World News

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