The Los Angeles Press Club is proud to announce that Shawn “JAY Z” Carter and Harvey Weinstein are the co-winners of its inaugural Truthteller Award for Contributions to the Public Discourse and Cultural Enlightenment of our Society.
Quinn Award recipient Andrea Mitchell inspires the next generation of journalists to take up the challenge of safeguarding our democracy.
In his 59th year of broadcasting, the Los Angeles Dodgers' great Spanish language announcer receives the Bill Rosendahl Public Service Award for his contributions to the public good.
Jake Tapper and Conan O'Brien
At the 59th Southern California Journalism Awards Gala, Conan O'Brien presented the President's Award to Jake Tapper. With humor and sobering insight, both men tell us about the importance of the free press and of speaking truth to power.
Photojournalist Daniel Berehulak receives the Daniel Pearl Award for Courage and Integrity in Journalism at the LAPC's 59th Awards Gala.
On the Red Carpet
Watch the exclusive interviews with Jaime Jarrín, Daniel Berehulak, Jake Tapper, Andrea Mitchell and Akeem Browder, who accepted the Truthteller Award on behalf of his brother, Kalief, and the team behind "Time: The Kalief Browder Story."
The clear-cut winner for 2016, determined by a membership vote, is 20th Century Fox’s "Hidden Figures" written by Theodore Melfi and Allison Schroeder, based on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly and directed by Theodore Melfi; starring Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson and Janelle Monae.