FXX to Air Creative Arts EmmysUpcoming Net Signs Three-Year Deal; Will Air Taped Ceremony Sept. 21 8/01/2013 10:34 AM Eastern
Upcoming network FXX has signed a three-year deal with the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences to broadcast the Primetime Creative Arts Emmys, beginning this year.
The kudosfest will take place Sunday, Sept. 15 and air on FXX Saturday, Sept. 21 at 9 p.m. with a repeat telecast at midnight.
"We are very proud that FXX will be broadcasting the Creative Arts Emmy Awards this year," said Chuck Saftler, president of program strategy and COO, FX Networks. "It's not often enough in our business that the spotlight shines on the creative community working on camera and behind-the-scenes of our best and brightest television shows. It's a privilege to be part of their Emmy ceremony."
Spike Jones Jr. will produce the telecast for the 19th time. Last year's ceremony aired on ReelzChannel.