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  • Emmy Predictions: Movies and Miniseries Contenders Chase 'Normal Heart,' 'Fargo'

    Two white-hot productions -- HBO's "The Normal Heart" and FX's "Fargo" -- explain why the Television Academy opted this year to break up movies and miniseries into separate Emmy categories once again. The TV Acad combined the top longform categories in...
  • HBO tops Emmy nominations with 'Games of Thrones,' 'True Detective'

    HBO tops Emmy nominations with 'Games of Thrones,' 'True Detective'
    The TV landscape is turning into a "Game of Thrones" judging by the 66th Primetime Emmy nominations announced Thursday morning. HBO is still king, with 99 nominations. But its fortunes slipped a bit. (The premium channel had 108 nods last year.) And...
  • 66th Emmy Nominations Live Stream: Watch the Announcement

    Watch Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly reveal the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations LIVE from the Television Academy headquarters in North Hollywood, California. The live event starts at 8:30am ET / 5:30am PT. 2014 Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of...
  • Emmy Nominations Yield Celebration -- And Second-Guessing (Analysis)

    The abundance of quality programming and expanding number of options has created a logjam for the nighttime Emmy Awards, where the celebration over which shows earned nomination will inevitably give way to plenty of second-guessing about those that were...
  • Emmy Nomination 'Snubs:' So Who Would You Give the Boot?

    Michael Sheen is really, really good in Showtime's "Masters of Sex." And if push comes to shove, you could make a case for omitting Kevin Spacey or Jeff Daniels -- the latter in the way MVPs usually don't come from losing teams -- to make room for him....
  • TV Academy Names Dick Askin to Chairman Position

    The Television Academy announced Friday that it has tapped former Tribune Entertainment CEO and prexy Dick Askin to be its Chairman of the Council of Past Presidents and Past Chairs. Askin formerly served as Chairman and CEO of the Academy of...
  • Carson Daly, Mindy Kaling to Announce Primetime Emmy Nominations

    "The Voice" host Carson Daly and "The Mindy Project's" Mindy Kaling will join Television Academy chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum to announce the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations. The noms will be revealed July 10 at 8:40 a.m. ET. The Television...
  • Variety, Comedy or Music Special Emmy Category Relies on Wow Factor

    The Emmy nominees for variety, comedy or music special can seem like a mishmash of shows, with everything from awards shows to comedy specials to concerts and fundraisers in the mix. Last year, the category's nominees couldn't be more disparate: CBS'...
  • Mindy Kaling, Carson Daly to Host 66th Emmy Award Nominations

    Mindy Kaling, Carson Daly to Host 66th Emmy Award Nominations
    LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Carson Daly and Mindy Kaling will present the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations, alongside Television Academy chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum, the academy announced Wednesday. The nominations announcement will be...
  • Emmy Preview: Category Shifting Is the Big Story This Year

    This Emmy season, there's going to be more of everything: more campaigning, more events and more media coverage. The reason: more worthy contenders. And that explains another increase: more jockeying. The frenzy kicked off when HBO announced that "True...
  • TV Academy Revamps Rule Book for Award Hopefuls

    TV stars and producers have more opportunities to win than ever before at this year's 66th annual Primetime Emmys. The Television Academy put in place several changes to the rule book. Made-for-TV movies will no longer be considered separately from...