NBC DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT LANDS TWO DAYTIME EMMY NOMINATIONS
Nominees Include NBC.com's Digital Series "Pale Force" and "The Office: Accountants"
"Pale Force" Returns For a Second Season This Fall
BURBANK, Calif. � June 7, 2007 -- NBC Digital Entertainment earned two nominations for the 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards. The nominations were announced earlier by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Both NBC Digital Entertainment series "Pale Force" and "The Office: Accountants" received nominations in the Outstanding Comedy Broadband Program category.
"We are extremely proud of these Daytime Emmy nominations," said Vivi Zigler, Executive Vice President, NBC Digital Entertainment and New Media. "It's especially satisfying to see the Academy acknowledge quality digital productions."
"Pale Force, " the animated online series on NBC.com, is from Conan O'Brien and Jim Gaffigan. A new season of original episodes begins this fall. "Pale Force" is the animated series which follows the adventures of Conan O'Brien and Jim Gaffigan, who battle evil with the shocking power of their paleness.
"The Office: Accountants" is from the creative team behind NBC's Peabody and Emmy-winning comedy "The Office." The webisodes included ten, original stand-alone installments on NBC.com. The serialized arc starred the accounting staff of the Dunder Mifflin paper company in an edge-of-your-ergonomically-designed-seat whodunit.