It seems fruitless to try to figure out how Academy of Television Arts & Sciences voters bestow Emmy noms in series that have deep ensemble casts.
There is little question the late John Ritter was respected by fellow thesps and beloved by millions of viewers. But is he deserving of an Emmy nod for "8 Simple Rules" after appearing in only three…
From the swamps of Jersey to the River Seine, director Timothy Van Patten has found locations that suit him well this year. The director scored two Emmy noms, for episodes of "The Sopranos" and "Sex…
Hoping to freshen up the three-hour-plus Prime Time Emmy Awards, the producers behind this year's 56th annual kudocast, Sept. 19 on ABC, are looking to the past for inspiration.
Before it became a signature series on HBO, "The Sopranos" reached out to Fox. David Chase wrote the pilot under a deal he had with the studio, but after a few sit-downs, the two families decided…
While this may be the 56th anni of the Emmys, it will be only year No. 2 for many post-award parties. September saw three major parties -- two thrown by magazines, one by the British Academy -- added…
“ER,” with 112 all-time noms, is now the second-most nominated show in TV history. The Peacock drama passed over “MASH” this year and is only five nods away from “Cheers,” the champ with 117…
Producer Andy Friendly has inked a deal to handle this year's hourlong Emmy pre-show. Program leads into the 56th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors have tapped seven-time Oscar winner Gary Rydstrom to receive the org's career achievement award.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences music branch has another controversy on its hands, as it struggles with who is and isn't nominated among 2003-2004 telepix and miniseries.
The secret's out for actors looking for the quickest way to add Emmy winner to their acting resumes: Pick a classy primetime skein, then sign on for a guest role.