Date: 17th September 2001

Emmy Awards Rescheduled

America's EMMY AWARDS has been rescheduled for 7 October (01) following last week's terrorist attacks (11SEP01). The 53rd annual award show has now been put back two weeks later than the original date of 16 September (01).

JIM CHABIN, president of the ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS AND SCIENCES, says the Emmys were being put on hold "out of respect for the victims, their families and our fellow citizens. " (RP/WNWCAN&WNWCYA)

Source: WENN