Will & Grace Star To Host Gracie Awards
May 4, 2006 at 10:56 AM (PT)
AMERICAN WOMEN IN RADIO AND TELEVISION (AWRT) will honor the 2006 National GRACIE AWARD winners at a celebrity gala at the NEW YORK MARRIOTT MARQUIS on MONDAY, JUNE 19th. Award-winning actress, and soon to be talk show host MEGAN MULLALLY, will serve as this year’s host and Honorary Chair of the event.
MULLALLY, best known for her role as "KAREN WALKER" on NBC’s WILL & GRACE, made her TV debut on THE ELLEN BURSTYN SHOW before appearing opposite STANLEY TUCCI as WALTER WINCHELL's wife in PAUL MAZURSKY's award-winning bio-pic WINCHELL. She also worked opposite JULIET STEVENSON in LIFETIME's THE PACT, and appeared in the feature films ANYWHERE BUT HERE and EVERYTHING PUT TOGETHER.
MULLALLY is also an accomplished vocalist and has made two records with her band, SUPREME MUSIC PROGRAM. She also is scheduled to host her own syndicated daytime talk show, THE MEGAN MULLALLY SHOW, this fall.
The Gracie Awards® (also known as “the Gracies®”) recognize exemplary programming created for women, by women, and about women in all facets of electronic media, including radio, television, and cable. For more information, visit www.AWRT.org.