via press release:
VICE ON HBO NOMINATED FOR EMMY AWARD
Outstanding Informational Series Or Special
VICE is hosted by VICE founder Shane Smith, and executive produced by Smith, Eddy Moretti, BJ Levin and Bill Maher
NEW YORK, NY (July 16, 2015) – VICE Media is proud to announce it has been nominated for an Emmy Award for its HBO series, VICE, in the category of Outstanding Informational Series or Special. VICE won last year’s Emmy award for Outstanding Informational Series or Special.
VICE takes viewers around the globe as its correspondents cover stories often overlooked by traditional media outlets. Reporting on today’s most pressing issues, VICE uses an immersive documentary style to bring a unique perspective to the events shaping the future.
The nomination honors Season Three of VICE, which investigated a broad range of topics, including climate change, the state of American policing, the movement of families fleeing gang violence in Central America, and new drug trafficking routes from South America to Africa. This season also saw the addition of new award-winning correspondents to the show’s roster, including Gianna Toboni and Isobel Yeung.
VICE Media and HBO recently announced an expanded multi-year partnership.
VICE is executive produced by Shane Smith, Eddy Moretti, BJ Levin and Bill Maher.
Watch the official trailer for VICE on HBO’s third season here: http://www.hbo.com/vice.