RISING: MALIEKE GRAHAM IS AWARDED AN EMMY Purple Films / WKYC
Purple Films and WYKC collaborated to produce a mini-documentary that shares the story of Malieke Graham who is inspiring people to live out their dreams, even when other say they can’t. Malieke is a 17 year old student at Garfield Heights who wasn’t going to let cerebral palsy stop him from playing in a varsity basketball game for his high school team. Malieke’s story is one episode in Rising, an 18 part series that appeared on WYKC.
Rising: Malieke Graham was recently awarded an Emmy at the 49th annual regional award ceremony held on June 23rd in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Emmy Awards are presented by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and recognize excellence and promote the highest standards in television professionalism. Watch the mini-documentary, Rising: Malieke Graham here.
Congratulations to Purple Films!