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Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jay Leno, Rupert Murdoch among 2014 TV academy Hall of Fame inductees

FILE - This Nov. 5, 2012 file photo released by NBC shows Jay Leno, host of "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," on the set in Burbank, Calif. The Television Academy’s Hall of Fame Selection Committee announced, Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, that Leno will be inducted into the 23rd Hall of Fame. (AP Photo/NBC, Paul Drinkwater, File)
December 16, 2013 - 2:16 PM

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The Television Academy is adding six new members to its Hall of Fame, including former "Seinfeld" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jay Leno.

The academy's Hall of Fame selection committee announced the list of inductees for 2014 on Monday.

Louis-Dreyfus is a four-time Emmy Award winner and Leno is known as the host of the "Tonight Show." They'll be joined by media magnate Rupert Murdoch, writer-producer David E. Kelley and network executive Brandon Stoddard.

Sound pioneer Ray Dolby will be inducted posthumously.

The new Hall of Fame members will be honoured at a Beverly Hills ceremony in March.

Past honorees include Lucille Ball, Walt Disney, Bob Hope and Bill Cosby.

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