Because of the discrepancy between the broadcast TV season (September-May) and the eligibility period for the SAG Awards (calendar year), broadcast series get an extra shot at SAG Awards for the January-May portion of the their final seasons. Show More Summary
The Screen Actors Guild have chosen their nominees for the 20th annual SAG Awards, and some of 2013's greatest shows and roles were seriously snubbed. "Parks and Recreation" was notably absent from the list of Outstanding Comedy Series and its star/creator, Amy Poehler, didn't make the cut for Female Actor in a Comedy Series, either. Show More Summary
Two Netflix originals are among the 2014 Writers Guild Awards nominees Orange Is the New Black, Netflix's most-watched original show, is nominated for best new series as well as best comedy series. Two of its episodes, including the show's pilot, are nominated for best comedy episode. Show More Summary
Netflix's critical hit "Orange Is the New Black" picked up four nominations for the 2014 Writers Guild Awards -- where it's entered as a comedy series. "Breaking Bad," "30 Rock" and "The Simpson" also scored multiple nominations.
Netflix will premiere Turbo FAST, a racing-themed animated comedy from DreamWorks, on Dec. 24. It is the streaming service's first original series for kids and comes just months after Netflix made history at the Emmy Awards for its political...Show More Summary
The Valve-hosted Saxxy Awards celebrate the community-created excellence crafted using the developer’s machinima tool, the Source Filmmaker. The most recent awards wrapped up this week and among the winners was this interesting concoction called “Disruption”, which took out the Comedy category. More »
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Gritty historical drama "12 Years a Slave" and dark comedy "Nebraska" led the nominees for the Independent Spirit Awards on Tuesday, both scoring nods in the best feature, best director and best acting categories.
Angelina Jolie wasn't the only class act to win an honorary Oscar at this weekend's Governors Awards. Steve Martin was given a lifetime achievement award because a career of making comedies, regardless of how many were classics, isn't going to get you many traditional Oscars. Like Jolie, Martin too got emotional... More »
Alexandra Tatarsky, a New York actress, bears a striking resemblance to the young woman claiming to be the late (or not) Andy Kaufman's this week. She appeared at the Andy Kaufman Awards - an annual comedy event - to not only claim she's...Show More Summary
While AMC has racked up awards and hashtags and FX the adoration of the comedy and biker gang worlds, one cable network is feeling left out of the love: USA. Nearly all of their shows come with the same disclaimer: “Burn Notice/Suits/Royal Pains/Necessary Roughness is kind of dumb but still fun,” which is a reasonable backhanded compliment when you name your show Suits.
Sacha Baron Cohen has outdone himself again. The comedic writer/actor is famous for freaking people out with his comedy, whether through one of his trademark characters, or by setting something up at an awards show. For his latest stunt, Cohen was accepting the “Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence In Comedy” at the BAFTA LA Jaguar […]
“I rarely meet people who tell me what they’re doing.” -Ava DuVernay When I was 13 years old, I received an award from my eighth grade teacher, in which she predicted my future career as a “comedy screenwriter.” At that time, I had no idea what a screenwriter was. Show More Summary
So apparently, Sacha Baron Cohen received the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy, which … does anyone else feel like giving out comedy awards would be rather difficult in Britain? You’d never be able to tell who’s actually trying to be funny and who just has that natural, dry, British wit. Either way,MORE
Who could forget Charlie Chaplin's elaborate murder dances? The Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award For Excellence In Comedy is pretty awesome. So awesome, of course, that no self-respecting comedian could ever take it seriously. So, naturally, Sacha Baron Cohen decided to honor Mr. Show More Summary
Post by Kiri Blakeley. Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen accepted an award for comedy at the BAFTAs and, as tends to happen with him, things went a little haywire. Accepting a vintage cane in honor of Charlie Chaplin, he did a little Chaplinesque...Show More Summary
If you have not yet, please watch SBC being given the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award For Excellence In Comedy at Saturday night's Britannia Awards. Here's Deadline's summation: [One BAFTA exec told me later that they were up until 3...Show More Summary
Sacha Baron Cohen made headlines at the 2013 Britannia Awards, but not for reasons you might expect. Okay, you probably would expect a stunt like this. Accepting the Charlie Chaplin Britannia for Excellence in Comedy at L.A.’s Beverly...Show More Summary
Something called the BAFTA Jaguar Britannia Awards was held over the weekend, where Sacha Baron Cohen was presented the Charlie Chaplin Britannia for Excellence in Comedy. But it wasn’t just [...]
When Sacha Baron Cohen accepted a BAFTA Britannia Award for comedy, he created a special funny moment that only someone like him would come up with.
Comedian Sacha Baron Cohen was presented with the Charlie Chaplin Britannia Award for Excellence in Comedy at the 2013 Britannia Awards. While coming up onstage to accept the award, Sacha was given an old cane by Grace Cullington, the oldest living actress who worked with Charlie Chaplin. As he waddled around with the cane, mimicking […]