It is with great pleasure today that we announce that “McConkey,” the 2013 documentary from Red Bull Media House and MSP Films, has been selected as an Outstanding Sports Documentary nominee by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. “McConkey,” which recently aired for an extended time on Starz, has been nominated in this category alongside three other exceptional documentaries. The nomination is MSP’s fourth Emmy nod and comes just days prior to the sixth anniversary of Shane McConkey’s untimely passing. The 36th Annual Sports Emmy Awards will be held at the Lincoln Center in New York City on May 5th, 2015.
To read more, please check out the official press release from The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (skip to page 10 to see the nomination for “McConkey”).