The Hall of Fame ceremony honoring them is scheduled to take place on Nov. 15 at the academy’s Saban Media Center in Los Angeles.
“All of these individuals are innovators who have shaped television and left an indelible mark on the medium and our culture,” Hayma Washington, the academy’s chairman and chief executive officer, said in a statement. “We are honored to welcome the latest group of distinguished individuals and look forward to showcasing their impacts for future generations.”
“Television’s evolution can be attributed to the substantial work of numerous individuals,” added Hall of Fame Selection Committee Chair Rick Rosen. “It is a pleasure to honor a group whose contributions have had and will continue to have a powerful influence on our ever exciting and evolving industry.”