Nominations Follow on Heels of 3 Primetime Emmy Nominations for VICE’s Weekly Newsmagazine Series “VICE on HBO”

Photo: Ben Anderson for Vice News Tonight’s “Retaking Mosul.” Credit: HBO.

VICE News Tonight, the half-hour nightly newscast from VICE Media and HBO, earned 6 News & Documentary Emmy nominations it was announced today by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

VICE’s original nightly newscast for HBO netted 6 nominations in just its first year on air. The nominations are for the following segments:

Outstanding Continuing Coverage of a News Story in a Newscast:

“Philippines Drug War”

“Retaking Mosul”

Outstanding Feature Story in a Newscast:

“Friday Night Lights”

Outstanding Hard News Feature Story in a Newscast:

“The Rise of Carfentanil”

Best Story in a Newscast:

“Retaking Mosul”

Outstanding Editing: News:

“Philippines Drug War”

Adapting to the world we live in today, VICE News Tonight abandons the anchor and news desk format for a reimagined and modern approach to the nightly news, featuring cutting-edge graphics and animations, long-form field pieces, newsmaker interviews and more. The show experiments with a flexible and diverse approach to reporting the nightly news in the most credible and impactful way possible.

VICE News Tonight airs weeknights on HBO at 7:30pm and is available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO On Demand, enabling viewers to engage with VICE News Tonight content wherever and whenever they want.

VICE News Tonight is executive produced by Shane Smith, Josh Tyrangiel and Madeleine Haeringer; supervising producers, Jonah Kaplan, Christina Vallice, Justin Dial and Jessica Weisberg.

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