BRAVO MEDIA WINS EMMY(R) AWARD IN MULTIPLATFORM STORYTELLING FOR "THE SINGLES PROJECT"
Recognition Marks Network's Second Win in Multiplatform Category
LOS ANGELES, CA - September 10, 2015 - Bravo Media remains a leader in the digital space as the network was announced as an Emmy(R) Award winner for Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media - Multiplatform Storytelling for "The Singles Project," an innovative, cross-platform experience that allows viewers to shape stories as they unfold in real time across social media, digital platforms and Bravo's linear channel. The win is shared by Bravo Digital, Bravo Production, All3Media, Goodbye Pictures and Lime Pictures. Bravo first won this category in 2013 for "Last Chance Kitchen," the companion digital video series to the Emmy Award-winning program "Top Chef." Entrants for this award were evaluated by a jury panel of domain experts in each area and were awarded an Emmy based on individual excellence. The Emmy statuette will be presented to Bravo at the 2015 Creative Arts Emmys on September 12 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. For more information on "The Singles Project," visit www.bravotv.com/the-daily-dish/the-singles-project-takes-home-an-emmy
"It is very exciting to be recognized for 'The Singles Project,' as it is the result of a vigorous collaboration and hard work on behalf of the network and our production partners," said Lisa Hsia, Executive Vice President of Digital, Bravo and Oxygen Media. "Through a multiplatform approach, we created a first-of-its-kind, 24/7 storytelling experience that engages viewers on an unprecedented level. Our cast connects with the audience in a way that makes them more than just fans - they are friends."
"The Singles Project," the first real-time dating docuseries in the U.S., follows a group of young, successful New York singles in search of love. With episodes shooting and airing in the same week, this groundbreaking series allows fans to connect directly with the cast, offering dating advice and guidance that then helps to drive the story in each episode. Fans can find the best of this social activity as well as original digital content and other interactive experiences in Bravo's curated "The Singles Project" hub which, along with on-air episodes, create a fluid storytelling experience entirely steered by the audience. The juried award for Multiplatform Storytelling reflects the Television Academy's commitment to recognize excellence in interactive media productions that extend or enhance the viewing experience of a television program or series.
"The Singles Project" is produced by All3Media America, Goodbye Pictures and Lime Pictures. Eli Holzman and Stephen Lambert serve as Executive Producers for All3Media America; Rich Bye serves as Executive Producer for Goodbye Pictures; Kate Little, Claire Poyser and Derek McLean serve as Executive Producers and Phil Harris as Co-Executive Producer for Lime Pictures; and John Platt serves as Executive Producer.
About Bravo Media
Bravo Media is the premiere lifestyle and entertainment brand that drives the cultural conversation around its high-quality, interactive original content that focuses on the network's passion points of food, fashion, beauty, design, digital and pop culture. The network's diversified slate includes Bravo's first scripted series "Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce," scripted comedy "Odd Mom Out," and unscripted favorites such as Emmy award-winning "Top Chef," "Vanderpump Rules," "Below Deck," "Thicker Than Water" and the popular "Million Dollar Listing" and "The Real Housewives" franchises as well as the only live late-night talk show, "Watch What Happens Live." Available in 92 million homes, Bravo is a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, a division of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. Watch Bravo anywhere: On Demand, online or across mobile and connected TVs. Bravo has been an NBCUniversal cable network since December 2002 and first launched in December 1980.