Emmy Award winner John Levenstein says a meme might be the best way to kill a good joke. Lately, Twitter has come to resemble the final scene of Spartacus; with untold legions of opinion-havers all claiming to be the same person. Rather...Show More Summary
Glenn Weiss and Ricky Kirshner of White Cherry Entertainment will executive produce the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards hosted by Stephen Colbert in September, CBS and The Television Academy announced today. The live broadcast on September 17 marks the team’s first time producing the Emmy Awards, but Weiss’ sixth time as director. Show More Summary
HBO has renewed comedy series "Veep" and "Silicon Valley." The new seasons for both shows will premiere in 2018. Currently in its fourth season, "Silicon Valley" has been nominated for 21 Primetime Emmy Awards and won two. The series, about a startup set in the cradle of the tech industry, stars...
Flight of the Conchords, a musical comedy duo composed of Bret Mckenzie and Jermaine Clement, best known for their work on the HBO Emmy award nominated TV series Flight ofthe Conchords, bring their comedy rock to the stages of the Montreal Festival. Show More Summary
Greg Fitzsimmons, comedian, radio host, writer, producer and winner of several Daytime Emmy awards for his work on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, delivers an hilarious set in Montreal. SUBSCRIBE For More Stand Up: http://bit.ly/1ShFiDP J4L...Show More Summary
Instead of spending money on an Emmy Awards campaign for the comedy Mom this year, CBS has announced plans to donate the budget to Planned Parenthood. Allison Janney has joined forces with Mom co-creator and executive producer Chuck Lorre to help raise awareness for the organization amid the American Health Care Act’s threat to PP’s [...]
The abortion chain Planned Parenthood just got another huge chunk of cash from a group of celebrity supporters. Romper reports the CBS sitcom “Mom” is donating $250,000 of its Emmy campaign money to support Planned Parenthood, as U.S. Congress works on legislation to defund the abortion chain. Writer Chuck Lorre, whose work also includes “The […]
In a refreshing acknowledgement that some people in Hollywood recognize that there are issues more important than awards season, the stars and producer of the sitcom Mom announced that they are foregoing the usual “for your consideration” Emmy ad campaign. Show More Summary
Co-creator Chuck Lorre and two-time Emmy winner Allison Janney have donated the show's $250,000 awards budget to the organization. read more
In 2017, spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to help a TV show win an award evidently seemed a bit inappropriate to the creators behind “Mom.” So instead, series co-creator Chuck Lorre and others on the CBS show, starring Allison...Show More Summary
The Grammy, Emmy, and Tony award winner wrote five albums and ‘Kinky Boots’ here Girls just wanna have fun and so on, but they also wanna sell you a nice piece of real estate. Eighties icon Cyndi Lauper and her husband actor Dave Thornton...Show More Summary
Iconic character actor and Emmy Award winner Powers Boothe passed away in his sleep at the age of 68, from apparent natural causes.
Brent Musburger was honored Tuesday night at the Sports Emmy Awards in New York City for his broadcasting career that’s spanned six decades, calling some of the biggest and most iconic sporting events for a generation and pioneering the modern sports pregame show. Show More Summary
BLACK-ISH is the latest ABC series to garner a season renewal from ABC. The show, starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, received a Best Actress Golden Globe Award for Ross, Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for Outstanding Comedy Series and a TCA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Comedy. Stacy Traub, who served as executive producer/showrunner […]
Just after losing out to Bob Costas for the outstanding studio host category at Tuesday’s Sports Emmy Awards, Dan Patrick of NBC Sports and DirecTV chatted with Awful Announcing about living in the Bob Costas era, the ESPN layoffs and his future at Sunday Night Football. Show More Summary
Oscar, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, BAFTA and Grammy Award winner Jennifer Hudson will join Miley Cyrus, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as a coach on season 13 of NBC’s three-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series “The Voice.” Hudson was a coach on the U.K. Show More Summary
“Emmy Award winner Charles Barkley.” Yup. It happened. On Tuesday night, the outspoken studio host of Inside the NBA picked up an Emmy for Outstanding Sports Personality/Studio Analyst. Not ones to let the opportunity to celebrate pass, his co-hosts, Shaq and Kenny Smith, saw the news as a fitting time to pour champagne on top of […]
The Sports Emmys were handed out on Tuesday night and there were the usual winners like Bob Costas winning the Bob Costas Outstanding Studio Host Award, NBC’s Sunday Night Football for Outstanding Live Series and HBO’s Real Sports for Outstanding Journalism. Show More Summary
Halfway there! No there there: Neal Gabler on the substanceless of El Trumpo. The more-than-liberal Chris Hedges: "I went to the 44th Daytime Emmy Awards. I was nominated for outstanding information talk show host. The other nominees were Steve Harvey and the hosts of 'The Chew,' 'The Dr. Show More Summary
The 2-year-old Oculus Story Studio produced such animated shorts as "Henry," which won an Emmy Award last year.