| Dec 14, 2007
It was worth getting up at 5 a.m. just to hear the Golden Globes nominees for best actress in a dramatic TV series: Holly Hunter, Glenn Close, Edie Falco, Sally Field, Minnie Driver, Patricia Arquette and Kyra Sedgwick. What is this? The Oscars? And pinch...
| Dec 14, 2007
EVERYONE knew that 2007 was a breakout year for big, noisy cable shows, so it wasn't necessarily surprising that the Showtimes and FXs of the world mopped up nominations for the 65th annual Golden Globes on Thursday.
It was, however, remarkable that...
| Jan 11, 2008
We're not sure what route, exactly, takes you from "New Jack City" to "All My Children," but Mario Van Peebles has traveled it.
Van Peebles is joining the cast of the ABC soap opera later this month. It's his second foray into daytime drama; one of his...
| Jan 13, 2008
2008-01-13 17:07:06.0 Choire Sicha: Looks like we're slowly easing into this thing--we should have our act together in mere moments. Anyway! For those not near a T.V., there wasn't much to miss--although I had no idea that William Shatner was 76? And that...
| Jan 28, 2008
In a normal year, the Screen Actors Guild Awards are just one event in a seemingly endless succession of Hollywood-statuary handouts. Indeed, the commercials pretty much say it all. This year's TNT and TBS broadcasts of the awards Sunday night were broken...
| Sep 21, 2009
| 3:44 AM
LOS ANGELES -- A year after its least-watched telecast ever, the Emmy Awards plaintively acknowledged TV's changing role in the Internet age, bringing a collective sense of reckoning to the revamped show with everything from scripted jokes about the...
| Dec 15, 2009
BEVERLY HILLS -- Nominees for the 67th annual Golden Globe Awards, announced Tuesday in Beverly Hills, Calif.:
-Picture, Drama: "Avatar," "The Hurt Locker," "Inglorious Basterds," "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire," "Up in...
| Dec 17, 2009
| 9:59 AM
Nominees for the 16th annual Screen Actors Guild awards:
Actor: Jeff Bridges, "Crazy Heart"; George Clooney, "Up in the Air"; Colin Firth, "A Single Man"; Morgan Freeman, "Invictus"; Jeremy Renner, "The Hurt Locker."
Actress: Sandra Bullock,...
| Jun 8, 2009
Well, it's a good thing I'm not in charge of the Emmys. If I were, this year's telecast would probably be five hours long (and then I'd review it and kvetch about how boring it was). But how could it not be long? In dramas alone there were just so many...
| Jul 16, 2009
| 9:09 AM
NORTH HOLLYWOOD -- Nominations for the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards were announced this morning at the academy's headquarters in North Hollywood with HBO and "30 Rock" leading the pack.
Three-time Emmy nominee Chandra Wilson of ABC's "Grey's Anatomy" and...
| Jul 16, 2009
| 8:41 AM
The NBC series gets the most-ever noms for a comedy series in a single year. "Mad Men" also receives multiple nominations. It was a history-making day for Tina Fey and Farrah.
Fey's NBC comedy series, " 30 Rock," earned 22 Emmy nominations this...