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Emmy Podcast #24: The Comedy Series categories with guest Amanda Spears

In our first Emmy podcast of the 2018/2019 season, I am joined by Amanda Spears, who has been detailing her Emmy predictions here over the last few weeks. In this episode we tackle the Comedy Series categories and the battle that seems to be between Veep‘s final season and the second season of the history-making winner from last year, The …

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2019 Emmys: Will final seasons find Emmy love or be sent out to pasture?

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend — “I Need To Find My Frenemy” Pictured (L-R): Gabrielle Ruiz, Rachel Bloom, Rachel Grate, Donna Lynne Champlin and Vella Lovell in Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (Photo: Greg Gayne/The CW) The Academy Awards have a long, storied history of trying to turn back the clock, to either right wrongs from their past (Al Pacino wins for Scent of a Woman!) …

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Emmys: Category placement for HBO shows including ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Barry’ and ‘Sharp Objects’

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones (HBO) As first reported exclusively by GoldDerby, HBO has revealed category placements for their lineup of eligible comedy and drama series’, television movies, limited series – and their performers – plus variety and talk shows for the 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards. You might find a few notable omissions here, including Gwendoline Christie for Game of …

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2019 Emmys: Who will join Bill Hader in the Emmy lineup for Best Comedy Actor?

Unlike the dragon scorched wasteland that is the Drama acting races, the comedy field is filled to the brim with possible nominees and potential winners with only last year’s Best Comedy Actor winner Bill Hader (Barry) a sure thing for a nomination.  Also attempting a return: Anthony Anderson (Black-ish); Ted Danson (The Good Place) and William H. Macy (Shameless). Both …

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