2008 SESAC TV & Film Composers Awards
(left to right): Paul Buckley, SESAC's Hunter Williams and Danny Lux
SESAC's Dennis Lord bestows an award on Christophe Beck
SESAC’s Pat Rogers (far right) with Brice Gaeta of International Creative Management.
SESAC's Dennis Lord (far left) and Hunter Williams (far right) present Michael Egizi with his award.
Danny Lux shows off his multitude of awards.
(Left to right): SESAC’s Pat Rogers, Todd Burns and SESAC’s Hunter Williams.
SESAC's Dennis Lord presents Jon Ehrlich with his SESAC Award.
Jason Derlatka (left) shares a moment with SESAC’s Hunter Williams.
On June 12, SESAC honored its stellar roster of top film and television composers with the annual SESAC Television & Film Composers Awards Dinner. The invitation-only event was held at Michael’s restaurant in Santa Monica, California, and commemorated an incredible year for SESAC’s composers, recognizing excellence in television and film music composition.
"SESAC is honored to be associated with such talented composers,” remarked Pat Rogers, Senior Vice President, SESAC. "We look forward to this evening each year as our way of thanking them and acknowledging their achievements."
The SESAC event bestows awards to music composers in the categories of Top Rated Television Series, Syndicated/Local Television, Cable Television, Top Performed Theme and Film Composing. With over 50 awards given during the evening, some of the most highly rated shows acknowledged were Two And A Half Men, Grey's Anatomy, How I Met Your Mother, Boston Legal, Dateline NBC, My Name Is Earl among many others.
2008 SESAC TELEVISION & FILM COMPOSERS AWARD RECIPIENTS:
Dennis C. Brown, Two And A Half Men
Todd Burns, Dateline NBC
David Catalano, Dateline NBC
Brad Chiet, Deal Or No Deal
David Dachinger, Dateline NBC
Jason Derlatka, House
Jon Ehrlich, House, Power Rangers Operation Overdrive
Michael Wayne Jones, Power Rangers Operation Overdrive
Dean Kraus, Dateline NBC
Danny Lux, Grey’s Anatomy, My Name Is Earl, Boston Legal, The Bachelor
Leigh Roberts, House, Power Rangers Operation Overdrive
Paul Shaffer, Late Show with David Letterman Glenn Sherman, Dateline NBC
John Swihart, How I Met Your Mother
Justin Blair, Univision News
Todd Burns, Maury, Montel, Teen Kids News
David Catalano, Maury, Montel, Judge Hatchett, Teen Kids News
Bob DeMarco, Dr. Phil, Entertainment Tonight, Rachael Ray, The Insider
Michael Egizi, Dr. Phil, Entertainment Tonight, Rachael Ray, The Insider
Hal Gold, Maury, Montel, Teen Kids News Dean Kraus, Maury, Montel
Spyros Poulos, Montel
Glenn Sherman, Maury, Montel, Teen Kids News
Jonathan Wolff, Seinfeld
Todd Burns, A Shot At Love With Tila Tequila
John Carta, Hannah Montana
David Catalano, A Shot At Love With Tila Tequila
Robert Kral, Dresden Files
Jessica Lee, Hell Date
Maximino Perez, 106 & Park
Craig Sharmat, Suburban Secrets
Glenn Sherman, A Shot At Love With Tila Tequila
Francesca Spero, Hell Date
John Swihart, Trick My Truck
Christophe Beck, Charlie Bartlett, Fred Claus, License To Wed