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October 12, 2017

2017 Inductees Announced for the Television Academy Hall of Fame

Television Legends Including John Wells, Shonda Rhimes, and Original Cast of Saturday Night Live To Be Honored At 24th Hall of Fame Ceremony

The Television Academy's Hall of Fame Selection Committee today announced the induction of four television legends - including John Wells and Shonda Rhimes - and the entire original cast of Saturday Night Live into the 24th Hall of Fame class.

This recognition is given to "persons who have made outstanding contributions in the arts, sciences or management of television, via career contributions and achievements."

The ceremony and red carpet arrivals will take place on Wednesday, November 15 at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center.

Download the press release here.

Contact:

Stephanie Goodell
breakwhitelight for the Television Academy
stephanie@breakwhitelight.com
818.462.1150

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