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Amazon Sets Major September Comedy Launch, Titles Woody Allen Series

Amazon aims for the fall TV premiere market with four new comedy series'

Amazon has set September for a comedy series launch with four shows, including Woody Allen’s highly anticipated and newly revealed title Crisis in Six Scenes. The streaming service revealed the title of the Woody Allen series, which stars the director himself, Miley Cyrus and Elaine May, today at the Television Critics Association summer press tour. Their 2016 awards were announced last night. Amazon’s launch ...

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The People v O.J. Tops TCA Wins with Three; Plus Rachel Bloom and Samantha Bee

2016 TCA Winners: The People v O.J. Simpson, Samantha Bee, Rachel Bloom, The Americans

The FX limited series The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story was chosen as the Program of the Year by the Television Critics Association tonight where it also picked up wins in the Miniseries category and for Sarah Paulson in Individual Achievement in Drama. FX also scored the Outstanding Achievement in Drama for The Americans, that show’s second ...

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2016 Emmys: How an Emmy is Won in One Nifty Infographic

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Ever wondered what it takes to actually win an Emmy? It’s an intricate process with enough twists and turns to fill in a contender for Outstanding Drama Series. This year, the Television Academy received over 7800 submission in a whopping 113 categories. In comparison, the Oscars only have 24 categories. All of the academy’s 20,000+ voters get to vote in the top ...

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2016 Emmys: Television Academy Reveals Three Nights of Emmy Awards Shows

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The 2016 Emmys will be a three-night affair this September with the Creative Arts Emmys, that showcase the technical side of the television process, being split into two nights. Night 1 of the Creative Arts Emmys (September 10th) covers mainly the major technical fields of Drama, Comedy, and Television Movie/Limited as well as the Guest Acting categories. Night 2 (September 11th) covers ...

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Jimmy Fallon to Host 2017 Golden Globes

Comedian Jimmy Fallon will host the 74th Golden Globes next year, it was announced today. Fallon has previously hosted The Emmys (where he is a double nominee this year for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon) but this will be his first Golden Globes. He takes over for Ricky Gervais and Tina Fey & Amy Poehler before him. “We’re thrilled ...

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2016 Emmys: Nominee Peter MacNicol (Veep) Disqualified as Guest Actor

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After Veep‘s Peter MacNicol was nominated for Guest Actor in a Comedy Series last week, the awards predicting circles began bubbling with the fact that his nomination went against the new “less than 50%” rule the Television Academy instituted last year. Meaning, for someone to qualify for Guest submission they could only appear in less than 50% of a series’ ...

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2016 Emmys: OFFICIAL Episode Submissions for the 2016 Emmy Awards

2016 Emmys: What Will They Submit and Do 'Tapes' Still Matter?

With the 2016 Emmy nominations announced, now is the wait for what episode each nominee will submit for consideration. There is always much debate over whether or not “tapes” matter anymore. Sometimes we see killer submissions win while two minutes of screentime (and very little do to) earns you an Emmy. Often you’ll see a comedy nominee submit a more ...

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2016 Emmy Nominations: Shocks, Snubs and Trivia

2016 Emmys: black-ish and The Americans break in while The Good Wife and Outlander are left out in the cold

Another year and another set of Emmy nominations are under the belt to be discussed, dissected and argued about. I have to say, this morning’s nominations were largely quite good? I’m questioning myself even saying that as year after year I feel like hitting my screen when something unworthy makes it in over something much more deserving. But, since that ...

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2016 Emmy Nominations: The Americans Gets Its Due, UnREAL is Real

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The 2016 nominations for the 68th Emmy Awards are in and as usual not without some shocking mentions and even more shocking snubs. The Americans broke BIG this year (its 4th season) hitting Lead Actor (Matthew Rhys), Lead Actress (Keri Russell) and Drama Series. The show had languished with a writing nomination last year and a Guest Actress win for ...

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