Our Emmy Expert Nicole Latayan examines the Guest Actress in a Comedy Series and Guest Actor in a Drama Series categories and offers his insight and predictions based on the submitted tapes. Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series: Tina Fey is a filler here, and her nomination can be credited to some name checking. Aside from the Girls parody …Read More »
TCA 2014 Awards: Double Wins for Veep and True Detective, Breaking Bad and Orange is the New Black Win Top Awards
Thanks to an accidentally leaked piece from Variety, the 2014 winners of the Television Critics Association have been revealed, with Breaking Bad winning Program of the Year for the 2nd year in a row and Orange is the New Black taking New Program. Veep was a double winner in Comedy Series (in a tie with Louie) and Individual Performance (Comedy) …Read More »
AW Emmy Winners: Fargo wins Program of the Year, Orange is the New Black, Veep and The Good Wife Win Big
Orange is the New Black and Fargo cleaned up at the AW Emmys with the Netflix dramedy winning 4 awards (including New Series, Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series and Directing of a Comedy Episode) and winding up in the top 5 of Program of the Year, the only comedy to do so. Still, it lost out to Veep for …Read More »
While we know the official submissions in the Guest categories, the official submissions for performers and programs come trickling in day to day. Check back here for the official list as its updated. Drama Series BREAKING BAD DVD A – “Confessions” & “Rabid Dog” DVD B – “To’hajiilee” & “Ozymandias” DVD C – “Granite State” & “Felina” DOWNTON ABBEY DVD …Read More »
Not bad, not bad. Better than most Emmy predictors out there even. Our Emmy Experts (yours truly included) did predictions in all Drama, Comedy and TV Movie/Miniseries categories as well as Variety Series, Reality-Competition Series and Reality-Competition Host. Here are our results! Nicole – 130 (77%) – WINNER Chris – 128 (76%) Erik – 126 (75%) Peter – 126 (75%) …Read More »
The nominations for the 66th Primetime Emmys were announced this morning to the usual round of ooh and aahs over inclusions and snubs. Just as House of Cards set the pace last year as the inaugural Netflix program to gather Emmy attention, Orange is the New Black did expectedly well, grabbing five acting nominations (including the first ever for …Read More »
The 1st AwardsWatch Emmy nominations were announced and the first season of Orange is the New Black dominated with 12 nominations, including Comedy Series, New Series and Program of the Year. Mad Men‘s first half of its last season did surprisingly well, gathering nominations in Drama Series, Lead Actor (Jon Hamm), Lead Actress (Elisabeth Moss) and Supporting Actress (Kiernan Shipka) …Read More »
2014 EMMYS: Final Nomination Predictions – Breaking Bad, Masters of Sex, RuPaul’s Drag Race, Orange is the New Black!
You’ve heard the podcasts but here are the FINAL predictions from our Emmy Experts! What do you think? Tell us here or in the forums and then come back Thursday, July 10th when the television academy announces the nominees for the Emmy Awards and see how we did! Click images to enlarge.Read More »
Emmy Podcast #7: FINAL Predictions! Mad Men, True Detective, OITNB, Masters of Sex, The Good Wife, Veep. No one is safe!
Despite Chris and Erik being members of the Getalong Gang of similar Emmy predictions, there’s still a lot of conversation to be had and even some votes changing mid-podcast! How poorly will Mad Men do? Can Showtime pull off a big haul for Masters of Sex? Will Orange is the New Black be the one to topple Modern Family? Find …Read More »
As the Emmy award season approaches, I thought it would be interesting to delve into the Emmy history of the FX network which has both opened up the Emmy game to basic cable networks in a way that was never thought possible before the early 2000s, but has also endured a number of surprising, and frustrating, award snubs. The FX …Read More »