Thursday, Jul. 15, 2021

The creators of the Apple TV+ comedy series "Ted Lasso" have gotten used to hearing lots of backhanded compliments.

People will tell them they didn't expect to enjoy the first season so much. Or that they were surprised the Jason Sudeikis-led show turned out so well. "Shocked" is a word...

Tuesday, Jul. 13, 2021

Assorted facts and figures drawn from the nominations for the 73rd Emmy Awards: 

FENNELL FINDS HONORS ACROSS FIELDS 
Fresh off an Oscar win for best original screenplay for "Promising Young Woman," which she also directed, Renaissance woman Emerald Fennell has earned...

Tuesday, Jul. 13, 2021

The Emmy Award nominations announced Tuesday included some snubs and surprises. 

STRIKE A POSE
"Pose" left the ballroom with a clutch of Emmy nominations. The groundbreaking FX show about ballroom culture in the 1980s and '90s ended its third and final season with...

Friday, Dec. 4, 2020

The Television Academy’s rules changes for the 73rd Emmy Awards competition have been announced, including new and restructured awards categories.

“Our annual review of Emmy rules and procedures is more important than ever,” said Television Academy chairman and CEO Frank Scherma,...

Friday, Oct. 16, 2020

With this season’s The Road To Emmy series now squarely in our rearview mirror, this issue of SHOOT takes a look back at a TV awards season like no other during the unprecedented times of a pandemic and society’s reckoning with racial injustice. 

Our feature story includes...

Tuesday, Sep. 15, 2020

A bigger pool of nominations for the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards hasn’t made much of a difference in bringing overall gender parity to the nominations in behind-the-scenes categories. That’s one of the prime findings in the Women’s Media Center annual Emmys Report titled "WMC 2020 Investigation...

Tuesday, Sep. 1, 2020

The Television Academy has unveiled the juried award winners for the 72nd Emmy Awards in categories from Animation, Choreography, Interactive Programming and Motion Design. The juried awards for these categories will be presented at the 2020 Creative Arts Awards ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 17....

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2020

In a typical Hollywood awards show, it's the orchestra's task to nudge off winners whose acceptance speeches wander into overtime. In a virtual ceremony, the internet could give them an unintentional boot. 

A balky online connection is among the pitfalls that may face next month's...

Tuesday, Jul. 28, 2020

"Watchmen," cloaked in superhero mythology and grounded in real-world racism, received a leading 26 nominations Tuesday for the prime-time Emmy Awards.

The HBO series, which captured America's deep unease as it faces racial and political discord amid a pandemic, was nominated as best...

Friday, Jul. 24, 2020

Television has been America's constant companion amid an unyielding virus and whirlwind of racial reappraisal.

But will the Emmy nominations arriving Tuesday reflect the times or retreat to the familiar? The announcement itself was forced to bow to health safeguards, going virtual and...

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