• ‘This Is Us' Creator Dan Fogelman Offers Consolation Prize To Snubbed Cast Members As NBC Series Continues To Carry Emmy Torch For Broadcast Drama

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    NBC's This Is Us ended a five-year Emmy draught for broadcast in the Outstanding Drama Series category when it landed a nomination for its breakout first season in 2017. It has been nominated in the top drama category ever since - for each of its four seasons to date - as the only U.S. broadcast...
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  • Raise a Glass of Fruit Wine, 'Cause Schitt's Creek Just Nabbed 15 Emmy Nominations

    Raise a Glass of Fruit Wine, 'Cause Schitt's Creek Just Nabbed 15 Emmy Nominations

    7 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    The 2020 Emmy nominees have been announced , and Schitt's Creek is finally getting the love it deserves. The Canadian sitcom nabbed a total of 15 nominations for its sixth and final season , with Catherine O'Hara, Annie Murphy, Dan Levy, and Eugene Levy each earning nods for their Rose family roles. We'll raise a glass of Herb Ertlinger fruit wine to that - but no guarantee we'll actually be gagging down all of said glass.
    The hilarious and heartwarming Pop TV series scored its first four Emmy nominations last year, although it didn't wind up taking home any golden trophies during the show...
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  • Female Directors Land Record 33% of Emmy Nominations This Year

    7 days ago - By The Wrap

    Women landed one third of all the Primetime Emmy nominations in the seven directing categories, a record high for the Television Academy.
    In total, 16 women were recognized this year out of 48 total directing nominations - a big jump from last year , when nine out of 49 directing nominees were women. And this year, a woman was nominated in every single directing category, after two straight years of no female directors getting a nod for a reality series and one year without a woman picking up a nom for a variety series.
    Before this year , female directors had the highest representation in...
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  • TV Talk Podcast Emmy Noms Edition: Netflix's Dominance, ‘Succession's Path To Victory, ‘Schitt's Creek' Last Hurrah & The Downside Of Going Virtual

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    With nominations now out for the 72nd Annual Emmy Awards, we give our take on what it all means as the race for TV gold enters its final phase in the most competitive and certainly challenging season ever. Who are now the frontrunners to actually win? What are our opinions of the most surprising snubs...
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  • ‘Dead To Me' Creator Liz Feldman On Its Final Season 3: The Ending “Came To Me Pretty Profoundly”

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    Dead To Me creator Liz Feldman recently announced that the show's upcoming third season will be its last. Celebrating four Emmy nominations following Tuesday's announcement, Feldman told Deadline the idea for how the show would end came to her in a flash during production on Season 2. “I always knew from the inception of the...
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  • Hugh Jackman Lands Acting Emmy Nom For ‘Bad Education' After Being Recognized For Oscar & Tony Hosting Gigs

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    Hugh Jackman has been nominated for an Emmy 4x before, in fact he won in his first go-round in 2005 for his hosting duties on the 58th Annual Tony Awards, but today this morning was truly bliss. Finally, the Logan and Les Miserable Oscar nominee, was appreciated for his acting turn as real-life corrupt Roslyn, NY superintendent Frank Tassone...
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  • Chuck Lorre: ‘The Kominsky Method' Emmy Nods Are A “Wonderful Moment Of Gratitude In Dark Days” As He Grapples With “Vague Hope” Of Fall Production Return

    7 days ago - By Deadline

    Chuck Lorre, who is currently writing the third and final season of Netflix comedy The Kominsky Method, was “delighted” to find out that the Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin-fronted series scored an Emmy nod for Outstanding Comedy Series. “It's a wonderful moment of gratitude in these dark days,” he told Deadline. “I was delighted, I...
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  • Ramy Youssef On Emmys Breakthrough, ‘Ramy' Season 3 & Digging Into Perspective Of Disabled With Upcoming Apple Series Starring Steve Way

    8 days ago - By Deadline

    This morning, Ramy Youssef is celebrating his first trio of Emmy nominations for his Hulu comedy series Ramy-looking forward, at the same time, to a series he's developing with Apple. Starring Youssef's Ramy co-star Steve Way, the untitled project will center on the latter actor's experiences as a disabled individual, looking also at the experiences...
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  • Jennifer Aniston & Steve Carell Get Drama Recognition For ‘Morning Show' Following Comedy Emmy Nom Streak

    8 days ago - By Deadline

    After their comedy Emmy nom record, Jennifer Aniston and Steve Carell landed their first lead Drama Primetime nominations today for their respective turns in AppleTV+'s The Morning Show as news anchors Alex Levy and Mitch Kessler. Aniston has been nominated 6x before in the comedy category -5x for Friends- winning lead actress for that series in 2002....
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  • ‘Schitt's Creek' Breaks Record for Most Emmy Nominations Given to a Comedy in Its Final Season

    8 days ago - By The Wrap

    “Schitt's Creek” has broken the record for most Emmy nominations given to a comedy series in its final season with 15 nods in total.
    The Pop TV show surpasses the previous record of 13 nominations set by “30 Rock” in 2013.
    “Schitt's” 2020 nominations include a nod for each of the show's four leads, including an outstanding lead actor nod for Eugene Levy, a lead actress nod for Catherine O'Hara, a supporting actor nod for Dan Levy, and a supporting actress nod for Annie Murphy. The show also got nominations for directing, plus a spot among the 8 shows nominated for Outstanding Comedy...
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