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Dave Wilkinson '67 Nominated for Emmy

Story posted April 30, 2009

TV Director Dave Wilkinson '67 has been nominated for an Emmy award for his work on incredibleMAINE, a half-hour show that airs weekly on Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN).

Wilkinson has been nominated in the Director category by the Boston/New England Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

Wilkinson, of Harpswell, Maine, is up against two directors from Boston's CBS affiliate WBZ.

Wilkinson developed the independently-produced incredibleMAINE with his wife Marilyn Taylor, who serves as producer/writer for the series and host L.C. Van Savage of Brunswick. In addition to directing, Wilkinson is also videographer, editor and music composer for the show.

The team describes the show's format as a cross between documentary and magazine. The show features unique places, events and people who reflect the spirit of Maine.

The 32nd Annual Boston/New England Emmy Awards will be held May 30, 2009, in Boston.

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