Monday, November 20, 2017

Academy of Television Arts and Sciences

Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017

The Television Academy’s Hall of Fame Selection Committee announced the induction of television legends, including John Wells, Shonda Rhimes and the entire original cast of Saturday Night Live, into the 24th Hall of Fame class.
 
This recognition is given to “persons who have...

Friday, Nov. 18, 2016

A veteran producer is the newly elected chief executive of the Television Academy and the first African-American to hold the post in the organization's 70 years.

The academy said Thursday its board of governors elected Hayma "Screech" Washington as chairman and CEO. Washington, an award-...

Friday, Aug. 7, 2015

At next month’s Creative Arts Emmy ceremony in Los Angeles, the winner of the primetime commercial Emmy Award will be announced and honored. This time around, six spots are in the running for TV’s highest honor. Normally there are five nominated spots but a tie in...

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

The Television Academy has passed a group of new Primetime Emmy Awards rules which reflect the increasingly varied and expanding television landscape.

The changes include:

Expansion of Final Round...