An executive with HBO filed a lawsuit against the Television Academy and others stemming from an incident at the Emmy Awards. The Hollywood Reporter’s THR, Esq. reports that Nancy Lesser, the executive vice president of media and talent at HBO,...
The road from Emmys to Golden Globes used to be so sedate. If a show won hardware in the fall, it was likely to get attention in the winter. But these days, shows that weren’t even a gleam in Emmy’s eye are in the running for the Globes. While the latest Emmy winners are certain to make a splash,...
Kenneth Branagh, Steve Coogan and Anna Friel were among the winners at the International Emmy Awards in New York. (Nov. 21)
It was a British acting double at the International Emmy Awards in New York on Monday, as Kenneth Branagh and Anna Friel won best actor and best actress for portraying television detectives. Branagh, five-times nominated for an Academy...Show More Summary
The winners for the 45th annual International Emmy Awards were announced today, with Kenneth Branagh winning Best Actor for his role in Wallander and Anna Friel taking Best Actress for Marcella. Both series are from the United Kingdom. Steve...Show More Summary
OK, let's do the math. If Apple adds however many series it wants, with its nearly unlimited resources, will our heads explode? "At the time of this year's Emmy Awards in early September, 342 scripted series had aired or screened on network, cable and streaming services in the United States (not counting PBS, which is […]
Diversity has become a watchword in Hollywood--just look at this year's Emmy's, which was touted as the "most diverse award show" in years despite the lack of Latino representation in any major award category. Whether you're celebrating how far Hollywood has come in representing diverse voices or lamenting how far it still has to go,...
Melissa Leo won a supporting actress Oscar for David O. Russell’s 2010 feature The Fighter and a whole slew of other top awards in her career including Emmys and Golden Globes. In the latest edition of my video series The Actor’s Side,...Show More Summary
Before this modern girl was acting on an Emmy Award winning show, this primetime princess was just another smiling sweetheart growing up in Los Angeles, CA. Can you guess who she is?
We're officially one step closer to an exact premiere date for The Handmaid's Tale's second season. This week, Hulu set premiere dates for its 2018 lineup, announcing an April 2018 release for the Emmy Award darling. An exact date is still TBD, but at least this means we're less than six months away from our return to Gilead. Show More Summary
Hulu announced that season two of "The Handmaid's Tale" will premiere in April 2018. Season two is currently in production. The show won Hulu several Emmys in September, including the award for best drama. On Tuesday, Hulu announced...Show More Summary
Daniels deserves a nomination for this past Friday night’s episode alone. It’s no secret that major awards ceremonies rarely spread any love to the horror genre. Notoriously, the Academy Awards have honored horror movies on only a small handful of occasions, while the Emmy Awards similarly pay little attention to the genre – despite horror […]
The Game Awards, created in 2014 and produced by Geoff Keighley, is like the gaming equivalent of the Emmys or Oscars. The show airs live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on December 7th, and you can stream it on more than 16 different gaming and digital platforms. Show More Summary
HBO’s adaptation of Liane Moriarty’s Big Little Lies was a hit and scored a bunch of Emmy awards, so even though the miniseries already covered Moriarty’s original book, the premium cable network quickly began testing the waters for a potential second season. At the time, Moriarty said she had some ideas—specifically… Read more...
Well, it’s not the Emmys but it’s.?.?. something. On Saturday, Sean Spicer, the former White House press secretary who was famously lampooned on “Saturday Night Live” and later celebrated at the Primetime Emmy Awards, is set to judge a local dance-off pitting “Washington famous” folk against one another for charity. Spicer, who’s on the paid speaker circuit post-White […]
Thankfully, since Kevin Spacey was accused of sexual harassment by Anthony Rapp on Buzzfeed news, people have been cutting ties with him left and right. Netflix has dropped him, the Emmy's are no longer giving him an honorary award, and more allegations have been pouring showing that this was a one-time thing. Apparently, Gay Talese did not get the memo.
The organization, which awards the Primetime Emmys, says widespread examples of the Hollywood producer’s behavior toward women are “deeply disturbing.”
President Donald Trump has made two things abundantly clear about his TV-watching habits: He loves Fox News, and he absolutely despises Saturday Night Live. The Emmy Award–winning comedy show may have a secret fan in the White House, however, with Melania Trump reportedly getting a kick out of Alec...
Diversity has dominated the Hollywood conversation in recent years, between #OscarsSoWhite, backlash against whitewashed casting choices, and an Emmy Awards full of firsts in 2017. Small changes have been made, but Casting Society of America is taking steps to institute real change in on-screen representation. Show More Summary
It’s still shocking that TV treasure Bob Newhart had never won an Emmy until 2013, when he was awarded with a statue for his first Big Bang Theory performance as Professor Proton, the host of Sheldon’s favorite childhood TV show.Professor Proton (a.k.a. Arthur Jeffries) returns for his fifth appearance on the series ... More »