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.
With four and a half seasons of what is widely regarded as TV perfection behind him, Vince Gilligan faced one hell of a trial going into the final chapter of "Breaking Bad."
The shocking car accident that killed new father Matthew Crawley (Dan Stevens) in the season three "Downton Abbey" finale put fans in a tizzy. How could they?! Just when Matthew and Mary (Michelle…
Armando Iannucci, the son of an Italian, was born in Scotland and lives in England, but he seems to understand American politics better than most Americans. Iannucci is the creator of HBO's "Veep,"…
After three consecutive Emmys for top comedy series, you'd think producers of "Modern Family" would feel pressure to maintain their winning streak, but exec producer Christopher Lloyd says the real…
It seems odd that in the same year that Netflix broke through as the first Internet streaming service to earn Emmy nominations in major categories, FX's "Louie" is the first basic cable series to…
Michael Douglas, Helen Mirren, Al Pacino. Steven Soderbergh, Jane Campion, David Mamet, Tom Stoppard. These aren't names normally associated with television, but all are Emmy nominees in the TV movie…
Of all the memorable scenes that played out during season two of HBO's "Girls" — the performance art sex scene tinged with S&M, the fantasy sex weekend that began at a trash bin among them — it was…