Dallas VideoFest presents Ernie Kovacs Award: Amy Sedaris
Dallas VideoFest will honor actress and writer, Amy Sedaris, a Second City alumna and known for her role as Jerri Blank in the Comedy Central favorite, Strangers with Candy, with the coveted Ernie Kovacs Award.
The Ernie Kovacs Award recognizes the career and talents of some of television’s greatest visionaries. Kovacs’ work in the 1950s and early 1960 summed up the spirit of innovation and the development of the language of television as art. The Dallas VideoFest and the Video Association of Dallas announced the first Ernie Kovacs Award at the 1997 festival.