Discovery Channel, OWN & Animal Planet Earn Primetime Emmy Nods

Primetime Emmy AwardThis morning, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, and the Discovery family came away with 10 nominations for Discovery Channel, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and Animal Planet. Congratulations to all the nominees:

Outstanding Reality Program
Deadliest Catch (Discovery Channel)
MythBusters (Discovery Channel)

Outstanding Nonfiction Special
Becoming Chaz (OWN)

Outstanding Cinematography for Nonfiction Programming
Whale Wars (Animal Planet)

Outstanding Cinematography for Reality Programming
Deadliest Catch (Discovery Channel)

Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming
Becoming Chaz (OWN)

Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming
Becoming Chaz (OWN)

Outstanding Picture Editing for Reality Programming
Deadliest Catch (Discovery Channel)

Outstanding Sound Editing for Reality Programming
Whale Wars (Animal Planet)

Outstanding Sound Mixing for Reality Programming
Deadliest Catch (Discovery Channel)

The Creative Arts Awards ceremony will be held on September 10, while the the Primetime Emmys telecast will air on Sunday, September 18 on Fox.