December 20, 2014

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” Wins a Fourth Emmy®

 

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope”, Season 7, directed, written and hosted by award-winning travel journalist Joseph Rosendo, won this year’s Emmy® for Outstanding Lifestyle/Travel Host at the 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy® Awards.

PHOTOS COURTESY OF JULIE ROSENDO

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” Wins a Fourth Emmy®

Joseph Rosendo on the red carpet after winning his fourth Emmy® at the 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Creative Arts Emmy® Awards.

In his acceptance, Rosendo acknowledged his producer and wife, Julie Rosendo, and the talented JRTS crew that helped create Season 7.

To a crowd of more than 1,200 attendees gathered at the Westin Bonaventure in downtown Los Angeles he said, “Awards are wonderful, yet the greatest joys come from the work. Since 1985, the work of Travelscope, in all its manifestations, has been to celebrate people and their cultures and be a positive difference on this planet. Grandiose aspirations! And every day I’m thankful and grateful for the opportunity to accomplish them!"

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” Wins a Fourth Emmy®

Longtime Topangans Julie and Joseph Rosendo are seen hugging the giant Emmy® after the awards show at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles.

In addition, at a press conference backstage he thanked the "people I have met in my worldwide travels who have fearlessly shared with me their authentic selves—their joys, trials and tribulations. As Shakespeare said, 'O brave new world that has such people in it.' This is for them."

Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope was honored with three nominations this year. In addition to Outstanding Lifestyle/Travel Host, Rosendo was also nominated for Directing in a Lifestyle/Culinary/Travel Series and Special Class Writing.

Having won the Directing Emmy® last year, this year's Outstanding Host award is Rosendo's second personal Emmy®.

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” has been recognized with 11 Emmy nominations and has captured four National Emmys.

PHOTO BY JULIE ROSENDO

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” Wins a Fourth Emmy®

While traveling to Mimosa to show off the Emmy,® Julie Rosendo found five of our wonderful firefighters from Engine 69, who stopped while sprucing up the ‘Smokey the Bear’ sign to admire the coveted trophy.

PHOTO BY JULIE ROSENDO

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” Wins a Fourth Emmy®

Kathy Burke admires the Travelscope Emmy® at Pat’s Topanga Grill.

PHOTO BY JULIE ROSENDO

“Joseph Rosendo’s Travelscope” Wins a Fourth Emmy®

Lori Precious, Spenser Steinman and Ali Murtaza hold the Rosendo’s Emmy® in high esteem at the Mimosa Café.