A recent congratulatory ad for the Peacock's "Boomtown" says it all. It lists orgs from which the critically beloved show received kudos this year: AFI. Peabody. Television Critics Assn. Then there's…
What difference does a year make? Not much for the major Emmy series categories. In comedy, this year's noms for series and actress are exactly the same as 2002's.
This could be the year that HBO conquers its final Emmy frontier. The pay cabler pretty much basks in unlimited TV Academy love these days, but one prize has so far eluded the 800-pound kudos…
On the heels of a twice-delayed somber telecast in fall 2001 and a somewhat-muted ceremony last year as the TV Academy sought a proper balance between laughter and levity, the Emmy Awards telecast is…
Broadcast nets can't seem to loosen cable's stranglehold on quality TV movies. Along with Emmy darling HBO, Showtime and basic cablers TNT, A&E and Lifetime have had a virtual lock on telefilm…
While parts of the L.A. economy may be wobbly, caterers are doing just fine: With the addition of two magazine-sponsored bashes and one tea party to the traditional social mix, this should be a…
Here's the reality: Emmy still hasn't quite figured out how to categorize non-scripted faves like "Survivor." But that's about to change.
Michael Chapman, who lensed Martin Scorsese's "Taxi Driver," "The Last Waltz" and "Raging Bull," has been tapped to receive the American Society of Cinematographers' lifetime achievement award.
Back in 1986, Magnum photographer Alex Webb published "Hot Lights, Half-Made Worlds," a book filled with tropical Third World pictures.
Effects houses needed a reality check for this year's miniseries. While Sci Fi's "Taken" was a boon for f/x mavens, historical epics nominated in a variety of categories -- USA's "Helen of Troy" and…
Animated hits such as "The Simpsons" and "SpongeBob SquarePants" may be hot, but their creators won't be -- at least not under the lights of the Emmy telecast.