Cicely Tyson, Whoopi Goldberg, Joan Rivers and Julia Roberts Nominated for Women's Image Network Awards

News   Cicely Tyson, Whoopi Goldberg, Joan Rivers and Julia Roberts Nominated for Women's Image Network Awards
 
The Women's Image Network Awards, which honor females in film and television for exceptional accomplishment, have announced the nominations for their 16th awards.

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Joan Rivers has received a posthumous nomination for best actress in a comedy series for her performance in the "September Issue" episode of "Fashion Police."

Julia Roberts is nominated for Best Actress in a Made For TV Movie/Miniseries for "The Normal Heart." "The Trip to Bountiful," a TV adaptation of Horton Foote's play, also received a nomination for Made For TV Movie/Miniseries, and its star, Tony Award winner Cicely Tyson, was nominated for Best Actress in a Made For TV Movie/Miniseries. Whoopi Goldberg was also nominated in the actress category for "A Day Late and a Dollar Short."

Founded in 1993 by Phyllis Stuart, the Women's Image Network is a charity that collaborates with entertainment-industry businesses to recognize deserving media and individuals who promote gender parity.

Visit thewinawards.com for more information and a complete list of nominees.

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