Gwyneth Paltrow & More Honored at 25TH ANNUAL EMA AWARDS

Over the weekend, the Environmental Media Association (EMA) announced the 25th Anniversary EMA Award winners, presented by Toyota and Lexus. EMA is dedicated to harnessing the power of celebrity and the media to promote sustainable lifestyles and believes through positive role modeling the entertainment community can inspire consumers to take action. With this mission in mind, the organization bestowed it top honors to Gwyneth Paltrow (EMA Green Parent Award), Kristin Davis (EMA Wildlife Conservation Award), George Miller (Lifetime Achievement Award), Don Henley (EMA Missions in Music), Van Jones (EMA Greenbiz Global Innovator Award), and Zem & James Joaquin (EMA Corporate Responsibility Award).

The EMA Awards took place at the Warner Bros. Studios in Burbank, California and was hosted by EMAs Young Hollywood Board member, Lance Bass. Presenters included Blythe Danner, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Lisa Schwartz (aka LisBug), Karrueche Tran, Lyn and Norman Lear, Amy Smart, Stana Katic, Rachelle Lefevre, Dawn Olivieri, Constance Zimmer, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Carter Oosterhouse, Yeardley Smith, Darby Stanchfield, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Wendie Malick and Sarah Wright Olsen & Eric Christian Olsen. Attendees include: Jessica Biel, Daryl Hannah, Kat McPhee, Justin Chatwin, Andie MacDowell, Ed Begley Jr., Frances Fisher, Peter & Parky Fonda, Poppy Jaime, Mike Epps, Angela Lindvall, Justin Chatwin, Dita Von Tease, Vinessa Shaw, Katharine McPhee and many more. DJ Chis Kennedy (aka Chris Masterson) dj'd the party.

During the program, the EMAs announcement the launch of the general membership program, which will allow people worldwide to help support EMA's mission and build upon the iconic programs EMA has already created.

2015 EMA Awards Winners Include:

Feature Film

Interstellar (Paramount)


Christopher Nolan: Director, Writer, Producer

Jonathan Nolan: Writer

Lynda Obst: Producer

Emma Thomas: Producer

Documentary Film

Virunga (Netflix)


Orlando von Einsiedel: Director, Producer

Leonardo Dicaprio: Executive Producer

Jon Drever: Executive Producer

Maxyne Franklin: Executive Producer

Jess Search: Executive Producer

Adam Del Deo: Executive Producer

Lisa Nishimura: Executive Producer

Howard G. Buffett: Executive Producer

Television Episodic Drama

The Newsroom: (HBO)


Aaron Sorkin: Executive Producer, Writer

Alan Poul: Executive Producer

Scott Rudin: Executive Producer

Denis Biggs: Executive Producer

Paul Lieberstein: Executive Producer

Anthony Hemingway: Co-Executive Producer

Jon Lovett: Producer, Writer

Television Episodic Comedy

The Simpson's: Opposites-A-Frack (Fox)


Al Jean: Executive Producer

James L. Brooks: Executive Producer

Matt Groening: Executive Producer

Sam Simon: Executive Producer

Matt Selman: Executive Producer

John Frink: Executive Producer

Kevin Curran: Co-Executive Producer

J. Stewart Burns: Co-Executive Producer

Michael Price: Co-Executive Producer

Bill Odenkirk: Co-Executive Producer

Marc Wilmore: Co-Executive Producer

Joel H. Cohen: Co-Executive Producer

Rob Lazebnik: Co-Executive Producer

Jeff Westbrook: Co-Executive Producer

Brian Kelley: Co-Executive Producer

Reality Television

Vice: Our Rising Oceans (HBO)


Bill Maher: Executive Producer

Shane Smith: Executive Producer

Eddy Moretti: Executive Producer

BJ Levin: Executive Producer

Jonah Kaplin: Co- Executive Producer

Tim Clancy: Supervising Producer

Erik Osterholm: Producer

Alex Braverman: Producer

Mandana Mofidi: Additional Producer

David Laven: Additional Producer

Abazar Khayami: Additional Producer

Children's Television

Miles From Tomorrowland: Junked (Disney)


John Eng: Director

Kelly James: Director

Sascha Paladino: Executive Producer

Richard Marlis: Executive Producer

Carmen Italia: Executive Producer

Participant Media Presents Best Digital Short

Dear Future Generations: Sorry


Richard Williams (Prince EA) - Executive Producer


The Environmental Media Association (EMA) is a Non-Profit 501(c)3 Organization founded in 1989 by Cindy and Alan Horn and Lyn and Norman Lear. EMA is dedicated to inspiring solutions for the environment through our impact in media and pop culture. The organization has grown into a diverse group of industry professionals from film, television and music dedicated to the mission of promoting environmental awareness through the entertainment business and the media. EMA serves as a valuable link between the entertainment industry and the environmental community. Visit us at online at and, Hashtag: #Green4EMA, Instagram @green4ema and Twitter @green4ema.

Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for Environmental Media Awards

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