KMOS-TV Receives Regional Emmy Award Nominations for Missouri Life
Excelsior Springs, Silver Dollar City among profiled communities
The KMOS-TV production Missouri Life
was recently recognized by the Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
In an announcement made Thursday, July 27, two editions from the second season of the series were nominated for Regional Emmy Awards in the category of Best Magazine Program – for profiles of Excelsior Springs and Silver Dollar City. The award ceremony will be held September 9 in St. Louis. See full list of nominees.
The KMOS production team responsible for the current season is Thomas Phillips, Roy Millen, Christy Millen and Eric Boedeker. The on-screen host is Meredith Hoenes, who has previously worked at KMIZ-TV in Columbia and in Kansas City at WDAF and KSHB. Missouri Life
is produced in partnership with the publishers of Missouri Life Magazine
, Greg Wood and Danita Allen Wood.
The program on Excelsior Springs included visits to the famed Hall of Waters
and the Fence Stile Winery
, and interview with football coach Gregg Williams, and a sampling of the food at Wabash BBQ
. In producing the program on Silver Dollar City
, the crew interviewed founders Pete and Jack Herschend, explored Marvel Cave and took a thrilling ride on a roller coaster.
KMOS will premiere the third season on Thursday, October 5. To see the first two seasons, tune in for a rebroadcast on the weekend of September 29, or scroll down to find the episodes to watch right now!