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‘Rumble’ kicks off NPT’s Indie Lens Pop-Up series at Watkins

Published on December 6, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

The new season of NPT’s free Indie Lens Pop-Up documentary screenings begins Jan. 10, 2019. NPT is partnering with Watkins College of Art again this year to host the screenings 6 to 8 p.m. Thursdays in the Watkins theater (2298 Rosa L. Parks Blvd., Nashville TN 37228). The screenings are free, but reservations are required. […]

NPT receives five Midsouth Regional Emmy Award nominations

Published on November 16, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

NPT received five nominations at the 33rd Midsouth Regional Emmy Award announcement party on Nov. 15, 2018, at BMI on Nashville’s Music Row. The following NPT productions and staff received nominations: PUBLIC AFFAIRS NPT Reports Aging Matters: Loneliness & Isolation LaTonya Turner DOCUMENTARY/CULTURAL Music Row: Nashville’s Most Famous Neighborhood Justin Harvey, Paul Mojonnier, Joe DelMerico, […]

Star of ‘A Chef’s Life’ Returns to Nashville; New Season Begins Oct. 8

Published on September 30, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

Vivian Howard has chronicled her adventures as a farm-to-table restaurateur for three seasons of A Chef’s Life. Howard won the 2016 James Beard Foundation Award for Outstanding Television Personality; A Chef’s Life has also received a Daytime Emmy Award (2015) and a Peabody Award (2014). In the fourth season, Howard continues her culinary trek through […]

NPT Productions Nab 10 Midsouth Regional Emmy Nominations.

Published on November 22, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Nashville Public Television productions picked up 10 nominations last night when the 28th Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards were announced at BMI on Music Row. Productions grabbing nods run the full gamut of NPT’s offerings, from public affairs programs like NPT Reports: Children’s Heath Crisis and Domestic Violence: Living in Fear, to historic programs like Tennessee […]

Mary Chapin Carpenter Shares Emmy Accolades with Nashville Public Television

Published on January 30, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

Grammy-Winning Singer-Songwriter Wins for Narration of Civil War Doc on Women Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter has added an Emmy Award to her accolades. Carpenter picked up an Emmy at the Midsouth Regional Emmy Awards ceremony on Saturday, January 26 for her narration on the Nashville Public Television (NPT) documentary, No Going Back: Women and […]

(Media Update) NPT Picks Up Six Midsouth Emmy Nominations

Published on November 19, 2011 By Joe Pagetta

NPT picked up six nominations when the Nashville/Midsouth Chapter of The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) announced their Midsouth Regional Emmy© Award nominations last night at the offices of Broadcast Music Incorporated (BMI)  on Music Row. In the DOCUMENTARY/CULTURAL category, Matthew Emigh and Linda Wei got a nomination for The Gift: The […]

`Children`s Health Crisis` Series Leads NPT EMMY Awards

Published on January 30, 2011 By Joe Pagetta

We’re proud to report that our NPT Reports: Children’s Health Crisis series picked up two Emmy Awards — two of four in total that NPT productions won — when the 25th Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards were announced last night at the Schermerhorn Symphony Center in downtown Nashville. Our “Overview” episode took home the Emmy […]

NPT Scores Record Number of Midsouth Emmy Nominations

Published on November 22, 2008 By Joe Pagetta

(Corrected 11/23/08 6:10 a.m. to change “awards” to “nominations” in title and further separate non NPT-produced programs) Nashville Public Television picked up a record 21 Midsouth Regional Emmy® nominations for its original productions, while programs that aired on the channel garnered an additional eight, at the announcement reception on Friday, November 21 at the BMI […]


Published on November 19, 2007 By Joe Pagetta

Great news! Friday night at BMI, NPT picked up ten nominations for the 22nd Annual Midsouth Regional Emmy® Awards, including four out of the five nominations in the “Non-News Promo Spot/Programs” category. One of those nominations is for the popular “Give the Gift of Membership” spot with Nashville musician Michael Webb playing the accordion. The […]