The Emmy telecast is not eligible to win an Emmy award. But the Oscars, Tonys, Grammys and Golden Globes are — and have all garnered nominations for this year's ceremony. Confused? By all means, get…
If inspired silliness and Internet ubiquity are the controlling factors in this year's Emmy race, then Jimmy Kimmel just might be able to break "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" stranglehold on the…
The glossy and rich Washington, D.C., locations of Netflix's "House of Cards" can be found all over Baltimore, thanks to series location manager Patrick Burn.
Many people think that Jon Hamm has won an Emmy for "Mad Men." Not true. But the show's four consecutive victories in drama series make people assume everyone with the "Mad Men" universe has been…
Emmy nomination day this year was like an instant snapshot of the breadth and excitement of today's television landscape, not to mention — for the recognized actors — a reminder that TV might be…
After an intense season that required shooting in five countries, with two units running simultaneously, it's maybe not all that surprising that an Emmy victory for best drama would mean a…
Series creator and exec producer Matt Weiner says Draper's emotional journey was the key storytelling element when he mapped out the season.
Like the series' lead character Frank Underwood, the "House of Cards" creative team had to navigate some tricky hurdles en route to nine Emmy nominations in its first season.
Jay and Mark Duplass are unusually upbeat for a pair of indie directors working today. The sibling helmers, who specialize in such DIY comedies as "Cyrus" and "Jeff Who Lives at Home," are constantly…
Approaching its third season, the creators of PBS Masterpiece's "Downton Abbey" had to confront several major issues.
Live or let die — that was the question.