| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:21 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - In a night marked by a few upsets and a host of repeat winners, "Breaking Bad" grabbed its second consecutive Emmy for best drama series while "Modern Family" made it a record-tying fifth consecutive win for comedy series.
| Aug 25, 2014
| 8:08 PM
The Emmys felt like a repeat, because voters kept honoring old favorites this year.
Among series, "Modern Family," "Breaking Bad" and "The Colbert Report" were back as winners. Some surprises jazzed up the event, but most came in the movie-miniseries...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 9:43 PM
The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out Monday during an NBC broadcast. Here is a list of the winners and nominees. Winners are marked with an asterisk (*).
Outstanding Drama Series
* "Breaking Bad" (AMC)
"Downton Abbey" (PBS)
| Aug 22, 2014
Time will tell if the literary equivalent of the lightning strike that catapulted Edan Lepucki's "California" to best-sellerdom will work its magic on Stephan Eirik Clark's debut novel as well. Lepucki got the coveted "Colbert Bump" in July when...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:26 AM
Mel Brooks, Neil Patrick Harris and President Barack Obama helped boost the winners at this year's creative arts Emmys.
But Winter Park wasn't so fortunate. The Emmy for outstanding commercial went to Apple's "Misunderstood." Budweiser's "Hero's...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 8:53 AM
It looks like "@midnight," the late-night Internet-themed quiz show, has scored major points with Comedy Central, getting renewed for a second season that will air in 2015.
The announcement, appropriately enough, came just after midnight (on the East...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 10:39 AM
Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" will remain in New York and will broadcast from the Ed Sullivan Theater, home to David Letterman, CBS announced Wednesday.
"When Dave decides to pass the baton next year, we look forward to welcoming Stephen Colbert, one of...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin has launched her own online channel, appropriately titled the Sarah Palin Channel. But Palin fans, be careful what URL you type in, or you could end up in the clutches of Stephen Colbert....
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:48 AM
Edan Lepucki appeared on "The Colbert Report" Tuesday night to talk about her debut novel, "California," and thank Colbert and his fans for getting it onto bestseller lists.
"Thank you Colbert Nation for buying my book and reading it," she said. "I'm...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Former "The Daily Show" executive producer Rory Albanese has been tapped as an executive producer of "The Daily Show" spin-off "The Minority Report with Larry Wilmore," Comedy Central announced Wednesday.
Albanese had previously worked on "The Daily...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The subject is comedy. If it is not exactly true that it "can't get no respect," to quote the comic, it does get less than it deserves.
It has become commonplace to say that we are living in a New Golden Age of Television, or a Platinum Age of...