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Betty White Wins Gracie Allen Award for 'Hot in Cleveland'

February 25, 2011 (8:22 am) GMT
The award is given to programming created by, for and about women, naming also 'Chelsea Lately' and Piper Perabo as winners.
Betty White Wins Gracie Allen Award for 'Hot in Cleveland'

Veteran actress has landed another honor for her trophy cabinet after winning a Gracie Allen Award for her role in hit comedy "". The former Golden Girls star claimed the Screen Actors Guild accolade for best actress in a comedy series last month and now she's been celebrated at the Alliance for Women in Media's prizegiving.

"Coyote Ugly" actress 's turn in new TV drama "" earned her the actor in a breakthrough role title, while comedienne 's late night talk show "Chelsea Lately" was also praised, reports trade paper Daily Variety.

The Gracies, which recognize programming created by, for and about women, will be presented to the winners at the Gracie Awards Luncheon in Los Angeles on May 24.

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