Hallmark Movie Channel To Air 36th Annual Gracie Awards
May 23, 2011 at 11:55 AM (PT)
ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA (AWM) will have its 36th Annual GRACIE AWARDS GALA air on the HALLMARK MOVIE CHANNEL on AUGUST 8th, 2011, during prime time, then again as a daytime encore on AUGUST 12th. The GRACIES recognize exemplary programming created for women, by women, and about women in all facets of media, including radio, television, cable and new media.
"ALLIANCE FOR WOMEN IN MEDIA is thrilled that, for the first time, the GRACIES GALA will be televised to a national audience," AWM Chair VALERIE K. BLACKBURN said. "It is especially exciting to be shown on the HALLMARK MOVIE CHANNEL because of their commitment to high-quality programming that shows realistic portrayals of strong women."
Hosted by actress PATRICIA HEATON, The GRACIE AWARDS GALA takes place on MAY 24th, 2011, at the BEVERLY HILTON HOTEL.