Prism honour for Walk The Line
The Walk the Line, the Johnny Cash biopic and Brad Paisley's hit song Alcohol were among the winners at the 10th annual Prism Awardsindia Updated: Apr 29, 2006 20:18 IST
The Oscar winning movie,
Walk the Line
, the Johnny Cash biopic and Brad Paisley's hit song
were among the winners at the 10th annual Prism Awards, presented for accurate portrayals of drug, alcohol and tobacco use and addiction within entertainment programming.
The awards were presented Thursday at the Beverly Hills Hotel by the Entertainment Industries Council in partnership with the National Institute on Drug Abuse/National Institutes of Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and FX Network.
Walk the Line won the prize for theatrical feature film. Alcohol won for music recording and 28 Days in Rehab won for TV documentary.
Neal Baer, executive producer of the TV drama Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, was honoured with a leadership and inspiration award.
Other winners included S Epatha Merkerson for performance in a TV movie (Lackawanna Blues), Kelly Rowan for performance in a TV drama series (The O.C.) and Lori Loughlin for performance in a TV drama series multi-episode story line (Summerland).
Saturday Night Live won for TV comedy series, Georgia Engel was honoured for performance in a comedy series (Everybody Loves Raymond) and Behind the Camera: The Unauthorised Story of Mork and Mindy won for TV miniseries.