anthony bourdain gets two emmy nods

anthony bourdain and his hit show, ‘Parts Unknown,’ will be in the spotlight at the Emmy Awards, because he’s up for 2 statuettes and the show got 7 nominations.  Bourdain got the nod for Outstanding Informational Series or Special as an executive producer. His show has swept that category for the last 4 years. He’s also up for Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program … for his episode on Southern Italy.

Bourdain had been filming an episode of ‘Parts Unknown’ in France when he died of a suicide on June 8. The show’s other nominations are for Outstanding Short Form Nonfiction or Reality Series (for the show’s website), Outstanding Cinematography for a Nonfiction Program, Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program, Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction Program, and Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction Program.