2017 Media Access Awards

Host

Haben Girma and Oliver Trevena

Recipients

Media Access Awards Norman Lear – Geri Jewell Lifetime Achievement Award – Fern Field

SAG-AFTRA Disability Awareness Award – The Ruderman Family Foundation

SAG-AFTRA Harold Russell Award – Nic Novicki

Casting Society of America Award – Telsey + Company

Writers Guild of America, West Evan Somers Memorial Award – Robia Rashid

Producers Guild of America George Sunga Award – Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman

Writers Guild of America, West Excellence in Writing Award – Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang

Christopher Reeve Acting Scholarship – Mickey Rowe

Press

variety.com

abilitymagazine.com

respectability.org

themighty.com

disabilityfilmchallenge.com

variety.com

Open Doors December 17

Sponsors

Kevin Bright, CBS, Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, CSA, Friends of Californians with Disabilities, NBC-Universal, PGA, SAG-AFTRA, Starz, Talent and Managers Association, WGAW