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Why Isn’t The Walking Dead More of an Emmy Contender?

We're coming for you, Emmys. Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC

In the five seasons the AMC mega-hit The Walking Dead has been on the air it’s barely scraped up a handful of Emmy nominations and one measly win. Visual Effects, Sound Editing and Prosthetic Makeup are the only categories the show has received mentions in with its single win coming in 2012 for its makeup. So why is it that ...

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2015 Emmy Nominations Ballots: Shocks and Surprise Submissions and Omissions

2015 Emmys: Amy Schumer and Gina Rodriguez shoot for first-time noms, Modern Family looks to a 6th win

  The official submissions for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards have been revealed and as with every year, not without some surprises, shocks and controversy. For example, with all of the ballyhoo about the rule changes that happened earlier this year around Guest vs. Supporting performances (guest performers had to have appeared in less than 50% of a total season’s ...

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EMMYS: Glee, Shameless, Jane the Virgin Can Compete as Comedies

Gina Rodriguez (Jane the Virgin) dreams of Emmy

After the announcement from the Television Academy that one-hour shows must compete in the drama category, it was swiftly that the Fox, Showtime and the CW, the networks that air Glee, Shameless and Jane the Virgin (respectively) would submit for consideration in the comedy competition and the academy has agreed. The decision was made by an industry panel and required ...

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Emmys Make Some Major Changes to Next Awards (and some are really stupid)

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The Television Academy, in an effort to morph and grow with the times have made some big changes for this year’s upcoming Emmy Awards. Expanded series line-ups, category separations and what should be a very contentious and argued rule about comedies and dramas. Here they are: Series Nominees: The number of nominees in comedy and drama races has been increased from six ...

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2014 EMMYS: Order of Category Announcement for Primetime Emmys

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The Emmys have smartened up from years past and are going with a more logical progression of Comedy first, then Reality, TV Movie/Miniseries, Variety and ending with Drama. 01. Comedy Supporting Actor 02. Comedy Directing or Writing 03. Comedy Supporting Actress 04. Comedy Directing or Writing 05. Comedy Lead Actor 06. Comedy Lead Actress 07. Reality Competition Program 08. TV ...

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HBO and Showtime Reveal 2013/2014 Emmy Category Placements

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HBO and Showtime have revealed their category placements for this year’s Primetime Emmy Awards and there are some head-scratchers. HBO has never been that much of a supporter of the younger folks in Game of Thrones in terms of Emmy pushes but even Jack Gleeson, after last night’s epic Purple Wedding episode, gets the shaft. He doesn’t appear in the ...

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