While the Emmys often like to acknowledge the hip, hot and ratings-happy, this year the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has said thank you to several shows and individuals who have been…
An informal survey of top TV writers finds that technology hasn't had much effect on the essence of their craft, whether they pound it out in longhand or on laptops. But e-mail and the Internet have…
Steve Harris, who plays defense attorney Eugene Young on the ABC hit "The Practice," had no intention of getting up at 5:30 a.m. to watch the Emmy nominee announcements. But in his blurry-eyed state…
When you are a network that relies on pledge breaks and corporate sponsorship for survival, the money left over to promote programs and individuals for Emmy consideration can probably fit in Kermit…
There's no anniversary to celebrate and the entire production is being scaled down from last year's four-hour extravaganza, but what may make this year's Emmy broadcast intriguing is an element of…
Kenneth Branagh's "Hamlet" will get its exclusive cablecast premiere on TNT Sept. 5 in primetime with limited commercial interruptions, courtesy of Mercedes-Benz.
In a race for best Emmy host, who'd win? The nominees are: talkshow stars (like past Emmy emcees Oprah Winfrey and Dick Cavett) newsmen (Bryant Gumbel, David Brinkley) dramatic actors (John Forsythe…
Like for most major awards, E! Entertainment Network takes to the airwaves early on Sept. 12 with 10 hours of live coverage while Fox will offer a one-hour pre-show.
In a deal that is likely to boost the trans-Atlantic format biz, Britain's leading broadcasters Granada and the BBC are joining forces to develop and place sitcoms and dramas on U.S. television.
Nothing beats a gold statuette, but a sparkling glass of Moet & Chandon, a Maine lobster salad and a Wolfgang Puck handshake sure aren't bad consolation prizes.