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Comedy Central Honored With Record 21 Emmy Nominations

Comedy Central earned a record 21 nominations in the 2013-2014 Primetime Emmy Awards competition with seven individual series receiving nominations

Primetime Emmy Nominations, Complete 2014 List Here

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards will air on NBC on Monday, August 25 at 8 ET/PT. See the compiled list here: Comedy series The Big Bang Theory, CBS Louie, FX Modern Family, ABC Orange Is the New Black, Netflix Silicon Valley, HBO Veep, HBO Drama series Breaking Bad, AMC Downton Abbey, PBS Game of Thrones, HBO House […]

Inarritu's 'Birdman' to spread wings as Venice Film Festival opener

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's black comedy "Birdman" will kick off this year's awards season as the opening film of the Venice Film Festival.

Netflix Gets Emmy Nominations for ‘House of Cards’ and ‘Orange is the New Black’

Netflix will once again have a big presence at the Emmys. It’s been nominated for a wide array of awards this year, including outstanding drama series for House of Cards and outstanding comedy series for Orange is the New Black. House of Cards’ leads Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright have been nominated for outstanding lead... Read More

2014 Emmy nominations: Small surprises to soothe the snubs

5 hours agoArts : Arts Post

View Photo Gallery —Seth Meyers will host the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25 at 8 p.m. on NBC.Here are the nominees in the top categories in drama and comedy. The pitchfork-carrying crowd enraged by the lack of any nods for BBC America’s “Orphan Black” on Thursday morning’s Emmy nomination list (loudly chanting “Tatiana […]

2014 Emmy Nominations: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Thrones,' 'OITNB' Top Shows

The nominations for the 66th Annual Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning. The list is cable-heavy, with a slew of nominations for Netflix's newest comedy and Breaking Bad's final season. But, in its fourth season, it's actually Game of Thrones that earned the most nominations of any program.

Primetime Emmys: Full List Of Nominees

The 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards nominations were announced this morning at the TV Academy in North Hollywood. Netflix fared well with Best Series nominations in both comedy and drama categories, with Orange Is The New Black in the former and House Of Cards in the latter. Show More Summary

Emmys 2014: Complete nominations list

The nominations for the 66th annual Primetime Emmys have arrived. With over 100 categories total, nominations for the main awards are being announced Thursday morning (July 10). Those include best comedy and drama, and a slew of acting awards.The nominations are being announced by "The Mindy Project" star Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly. Show More Summary

Emmy Award nominations and the fierce strategy behind choosing a category

A lot of people were surprised in 2010 when Edie Falco won the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. Perhaps no one was more shocked than Falco, who protested “I’m not funny!” when she accepted her prize for portraying the pill-popping nurse in Showtime’s grim “Nurse Jackie.” Read full article >>

Giveaway: ‘Tammy’ prize pack!

She hit the road. The road hit back. Oscar® nominee Melissa McCarthy (Bridesmaids) and Academy Award® winner Susan Sarandon (Dead Man Walking) star in New Line Cinema’s comedy Tammy, marking Ben Falcone’s directorial debut. After losing her job, husband and car in one day, Tammy Banks (Melissa McCarthy) wants out of her small town existence.MORE

2014 BET Awards best performances: Watch August Alsina, Usher, Nicki Minaj

At more than three and a half hours long, the 2014 BET Awards made sure to pack in plenty of performances between all the award-giving (and the comedy bits from host Chris Rock). Highlights included a greatest hits medley from Usher,...Show More Summary

Hilarious Short Film of the Weekend: The Gunfighter

Vimeo Not really safe for work, but pretty gol-darned hilarious. Just another period western meta comedy short film. Featuring the mellifluous voice of Nick Offerman. I hope you enjoy it! WINNER Audience Award for Best Short Film - LA Film Fest Best of the Fest Selection - Palm Springs Short Fest Official Selection - Cleveland International...

Terry Crews To Host TCA Awards

Who Wants To Be A Millionaire host Terry Crews  will host the 30th Annual Television Critics Association Awards on Saturday, July 19 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Crews, who also stars in Fox comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine, will kickoff the...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: June 23, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: theatre awards by the water, and comedy parties underground. Parties: The Dora Mavor Moore Awards, Toronto’s version of Broadway’s Tony Awards, are doing something a little different this year. Inspired by the...Show More Summary

Orange Is the New Black's Uzo Aduba Shares Her Take on How Season Two "Next-Leveled It"

Uzo Aduba won big at last night's Critics' Choice Television Awards for her role as Crazy Eyes on Orange Is the New Black. We caught up with Uzo just before she snagged her best guest performer in a comedy series award to talk aboutShow More Summary

Amazon will debut a pilot for the Sarah Chalke-Jay Chandrasekhar sitcom ‘Really’

Following news that a Netflix-produced comedy series has started to win awards, Amazon has begun to reveal more of its own scripted materials.

2014 Critics' Choice TV Awards: 'Orange is the New Black' and 'Fargo' Win Big

The winners were announced Thursday night for the 2014 Critics' Choice TV Awards. The Broadcast Television Journalists Association honors dramas, comedies, reality TV and talk shows. Orange is the New Black and Fargo came away as the big winners of the night, with three awards each. Show More Summary

Broad City's llana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson: Yes, We Are "Totally" Feminists

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobson's Comedy Central series Broad City helped usher in a new brand of woman-centric comedy when it debuted this year. The show was up for best comedy at tonight's Critics Choice Television Awards, and we caught up with Ilana and Abbi just before the show. Show More Summary

First Teaser Trailer for Sundance Racial Comedy 'Dear White People'

After taking home the 2014 Sundance Film Festival's Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent, the indie comedy Dear White People is heading to theaters this fall. The indie is a provocative, racially charged satire about race relations at a time when we have our first African-American president. Show More Summary

'Orange is the New Black's' Uzo Aduba wins Critics Choice award for Best Guest Performer in a Comedy

We aren't sure "Orange is the New Black" is necessarily a comedy and we aren't sure Uzo Aduba is a guest star, but... who cares, because she's amazing on "OITNB" and it's terrific to see her win Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series at the 2014 Critics Choice Awards. Show More Summary

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