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…
Comedy showrunners David Mandel (“Veep”) and Alec Berg (“Silicon Valley”) have been friends since their days working on “Seinfeld” and “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” And though they’re both competing in the…
HBO's powerhouse comedy duo face off for top series honors.
Great production design that underscores tone, theme, and character is key.
Showrunners sound off on one of six submitted episodes.
HBO racked up a tidy nine nominations for comedy series writing and directing, but the bigger story is that every nom went to a show on a subscription-based service; none went to basic cable or…
An off-duty LAPD officer is suing the makers of HBO’s “Veep,” claiming he was not paid for a 30-minute meal break. The officer, identified in the suit only as “D. Wilson,” worked security for the…
Emmy voters are playing right into the election year by pointing a spotlight on strong guest performances in drama, comedy, and satirical series with political themes. Among the 24 Emmy-nominated…
Leading contenders in the drama, comedy, limited, reality and variety races
“Veep” star Peter MacNicol, who was nominated last week for an Emmy Award for guest actor in a comedy, has been ruled ineligible and will no longer be competing in the category. Per the Emmy rules…