PGA honors Bruckheimer

Award to be presented on Jan. 20

The Producers Guild of America has tapped Jerry Bruckheimer to receive the Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television.

Kudos will be presented at the18th annual PGA Awards on Jan. 20 at the Century Plaza.

Org noted that Jerry Bruckheimer Television has seven shows on network TV — the “CSI” troika, “The Amazing Race,” “Without a Trace,” “Cold Case” and “Close to Home.”

PGA Awards co-chairs Mark Gordon and Hawk Koch said, “Jerry Bruckheimer is the rare producer who has achieved prolific status in both television and feature films.”

Past recipients include Norman Lear, John Wells, Lorne Michaels, Bud Yorkin, Carsey-Werner-Mandabach, David L. Wolper, Don Hewitt, Garry Marshall, Aaron Spelling, Steven Bochco and David E. Kelley.

The PGA will announce its TV nominees on Monday and its film noms on Jan. 4.

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