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2017 Emmys: Category Placements for this year’s Emmy Contenders

Before the official submission lists come out in June, the networks put forth where they’re going to push a specific show and, more importantly, their performers. With the new 50% rule in place for guest performers it takes the guessing game out of that a bit but, as you’ll see in HBO’s Big Little Lies listing, there is still room ...

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Emmy Podcast #17: Limited Series/TV Movie Contenders

In our first Emmy podcast of the 2016-2017 Emmy season, Chris Pepper and I focus on the Limited Series and TV Movie categories. Starting with Supporting Actress and Actor, we debate if American Horror Story can still muster nominations for Emmy winners Kathy Bates and Sarah Paulson or will Ryan Murphy’s new venture, Feud: Bette and Joan, gobble up those ...

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2017 Emmys: Drama Series Analysis

This year’s Drama Series category is first notable not for what’s going to make it in but what isn’t. Downton Abbey‘s first season was as a Miniseries (where it won) but once it was decided the show would continue on it was submitted in Drama Series where it was nominated for all of its five-season run, never winning the top ...

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Emmy Awards: Key Dates for 2017 Emmys Voting and Nominations

The Television Academy has announced key dates for the 2017 Emmy Awards, including voting and nomination dates, entry process and awards ceremonies. The entry process for the annual awards starts on March 20th, with a deadline of May 1st. All eligible shows must be more than halfway through their season run by May 31st. Then there is a  two-week window for online voting ...

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Emmys: New Categories, Rules for 2017 Emmy Awards

The Television Academy announced today the creation of two new Emmy categories, Outstanding Music Supervision and Outstanding Casting in a Reality Series, as well as some rule changes for existing categories for the 2017 Emmy Awards. Music Supervision goes to the music supervisor and covers any music added to a show. Casting goes to the casting directors responsible for the primary casting ...

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