Kobe Bryant will be honored posthumously with an Emmy award.
The late Los Angeles Lakers superstar will recieve the 72nd Los Angeles Area Emmy Governors Award in honor of his “philanthropy, community building and inspiration that extended beyond the basketball court.”
Bryant was selected by the Television Academy’s Los Angeles Area Governors Award committee.
The 72nd Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards air on Saturday, July 18. For more on this story from Variety click here.
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