The TV Academy has announced the first batch of stars set to present trophies during the Sept. 18 Emmy Awards ceremony telecast live on ABC. Anthony Anderson, a nominee for the ABC comedy “Black-ish,”…
The 2016 nominees rep the most diverse field of above-the-line talent assembled in the 68-year history of the kudos.
When this year's Emmy nominations were announced, it was tempting to hand the TV Academy the honor of "most improved awards organization." Sure, there were some quibbles here and there about notable…
Variety is hosting a live chat with “UnReal” star Constance Zimmer! The Q&A will be streamed right here as well as on Variety's Facebook page beginning Monday at 2:15 p.m. PT/5:15 p.m. ET. Zimmer…
"Game of Thrones," "Mr. Robot," "Better Call Saul," "The Americans" and "Homeland" craft detailed worlds for fans.
It seemed the entire world mourned the loss of "Downton Abbey," but perhaps nowhere else was the pain of departure so strongly felt than at PBS. The leisurely stroll through a more genteel period…
Even with seven series in the hunt, Emmy's drama field could be twice as large because of all the worthy candidates in the peak TV era. Among the contenders this time, the battle lines seem to be…
The showrunners of "Master of None," "Silicon Valley," "Veep" and "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" enjoy their creative freedom.
The 2015-2016 season was an incredible one for comedy. As my colleague Maureen Ryan wrote in March, the Golden Age of television started with extraordinary dramas, but it's been succeeded by…
After eight seasons of Logo’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” RuPaul finally scored his first Emmy nomination for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. With the competition series…
HBO's powerhouse comedy duo face off for top series honors.