Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Emmy Awards

Monday, Sep. 19, 2016

“Game of Thrones” conquered the Emmy kingdom Sunday, honored as top drama for the second consecutive year and becoming the most honored prime-time TV series ever on a night of surprises and sharp political jabs.

“Veep” repeated as best comedy series and its star, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, won...

Sunday, Sep. 11, 2016

Ad Council’s “Love Has No Labels”--from agency R/GA and directed by Danielle Levitt of Persuade and Influence which produced the job along with Mindride--won the primetime commercial Emmy Award during the first leg of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony on Saturday (9/10) at LA Live’s...

Sunday, Sep. 11, 2016

Saturday’s Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony was only the first half of the proceedings as winners in the remaining categories will be announced tomorrow evening (9/11). The Creative Arts Emmys for the first time are being spread out over two nights to accommodate what’s been an ever growing...

Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016

The Television Academy announced the juried award winners for the 68th Emmy® Awards in Animation. The juried awards for Animation will be presented on Sunday, September 11, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. This year’s juried winners are:

Outstanding Individual Achievement...

Thursday, Jul. 16, 2015

While the swan song season of Mad Men earned 11 Emmy Award nominations, including for Outstanding Drama Series, the real-world ad industry continued to make its mark on the competition with TBWA\Chiat\Day leading the way with two Best Commercial...

Thursday, Jul. 16, 2015

The fantasy saga “Game of Thrones” (HBO) received a leading 24 Emmy Awards nominations Thursday.

The drama wasn’t hurt with TV academy voters by controversy over its depiction of a female character’s rape, earning five more nominations than it did...

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

Britain has picked up a leading six International Emmy nominations, including best actor and actress nods for Stephen Dillane and Olivia Colman.

Dillane, best known for his role as Stannis Baratheon in “Game of Thrones,” is nominated for portraying...

Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014

There was something embarrassing about the rash of repeat treating on Monday's Emmycast. It might have left viewers wondering if they had stumbled on a rerun of last year's show, or the one before that. Or maybe an awards show equivalent of "Groundhog Day."...

Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

"Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad" triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable fare retains the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series such as "Orange Is the New Black."

The ceremony's emotional high point came with Billy Crystal's...

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

If it walks like a drama and talks like a drama and yet calls itself a comedy, that's just fine with the Emmy Awards.

But the audience for Monday's ceremony (8 p.m. EDT, NBC) may suffer momentary confusion when, say, the Netflix women's prison saga "...