Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Taffy Awards draws Russia's best TV journalists

The 2013 Taffy Awards were held on Monday, bringing together the best Russian television journalists.

Yekaterinburg's Channel 4 received the award for best "Information Telecast" with Eugene Yongin's segment "Stand." Morning Express received a top score for its daily "infotainment" program in the "educational and entertainment" category, Ekburg.ru reports.

Alena Vugelman, the director of Channel 4, received a special commendation at the Taffy Awards for his contribution to the development of televised journalism. Vugelman was awarded the bronze Orpheus television statue and given full membership to the Russian Television Academy.