Go Coast: Louisiana’s Host Wins Emmy:
Tom Gregory honored for On-Camera Talent
Fort Lauderdale, December 1, 2012 – Go Coast: Louisiana’s Tom Gregory was honored with an Emmy Award Saturday night at the 36th annual Suncoast Emmy Awards.
The host of the travel series produced by WLAE-TV/LAE Productions won the award in the On-Camera Talent category for Performer/Narrator.
It is Gregory’s second Emmy win. He has been nominated nine times in his television career.
Go Coast: Louisiana airs in New Orleans on WLAE-TV and on Louisiana Public Broadcasting (LPB) in Baton Rouge (WLPB), Alexandria (KLPA), Lafayette (KLPB), Lake Charles (KLTL), Shreveport (KLTS) and in Monroe (KLTM).
It is the goal of Go Coast: Louisiana to do for the culture of Louisiana what chefs like Justin Wilson, Emeril Lagasse and John Besh have done for its cuisine. Go Coast: Louisiana also received a nomination for the Best Magazine Program. In addition to Gregory, who hosts, produces and writes the show, Eric Carle, Director of Photography and Editor and Carolina Loreto, Chief Editor and Associate Producer were nominated.