|Emmys 2017: Will ‘Atlanta’ or ‘Veep’ Take the Top Comedy Trophy?|
Added: 16.08.2017 17:55 | 11 views | 0 comments
The seven contenders for the comedy series trophy are a perfect illustration of how the peak TV phenomenon has transformed the business. The humor mined in the observational time-and-place storytelling of “Atlanta” and “Master of None” is quite different from the situational hijinks that drive “Modern Family” and “Silicon Valley.” “Black-ish” and “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”...
|Fashion Flashback: Kathryn Hahn on Going From Emmy Date to Nominee|
Added: 16.08.2017 17:45 | 12 views | 0 comments
Kathryn Hahn, star of Amazon comedy series “I Love Dick” and a supporting actress nominee for her role on “Transparent,” is “still in a place of being so excited to be able to get dressed up” for the Emmys. She’s come a long way from the girl who first attended as a friend’s plus-one, but...
|Julia Louis-Dreyfus Remembers Sharing Her First Emmy With the Whole ‘Seinfeld’ Cast and Crew|
Added: 16.08.2017 16:45 | 11 views | 0 comments
Julia Louis-Dreyfus won her first Emmy Award for the role of Elaine Benes on “Seinfeld” in 1996, after being nominated — and losing — for four consecutive years. “My expectations were hugely low,” Louis-Dreyfus says of her attitude going into the ceremony. “If you were a betting person, your best bet would have been for...
|Emmys 2017: Was the TV Academy on Autopilot When Nominating Comedies?|
Added: 16.08.2017 16:10 | 12 views | 0 comments
At first glance, this year’s Emmy noms may seem like a boon for new programs. A whopping five freshman shows are nominated for best drama series, projecting a considerable sense of freshness. But when you cast the spotlight over to the comedy side, it’s difficult to shake a sense of stagnancy. Granted, across the major...
|Poll: Who Will Win Best Comedy Actress at the Emmys?|
Added: 15.08.2017 20:20 | 12 views | 0 comments
Emmy night is just weeks away - there are only two more weeks before final ballots are due - and as such, we'll be asking Variety readers who they think will win the big prizes. This week, we're surveying the comedy actress category. The reigning queen is currently Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who set a record last...
|Elisabeth Moss Teases ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 2: ‘Give Up Trying to Guess What Happens’|
Added: 15.08.2017 19:54 | 14 views | 0 comments
As Emmy night quickly approaches, "The Handmaid’s Tale" crew consisting of creator Bruce Miller, executive producer Warren Littlefield, director Reed Morano, and cast members Elisabeth Moss, Samira Wiley, Ann Dowd, and Alexis Bledel gathered at the DGA Theatre to remind Emmy voters about Season 1 highlights and drop a few hints about Season 2. The riveting...
|Emmys: As Final Voting Begins, One Last Stand for Broadcast?|
Added: 15.08.2017 2:06 | 17 views | 0 comments
Today kicks off two straight weeks of last-ditch campaigning for this year’s Emmy contenders. Final ballots are due by 10pm PT on Monday, August 28, and then it’s three more grueling weeks of nominees holding their collective breath for the Sept. 17 Primetime Emmys ceremony. Throughout the main categories, an interesting note arises: If you’re...
|Smoke rises after helicopter crash in Charlottesville|
Added: 13.08.2017 0:29 | 13 views | 0 comments
Emma Eisner captured this video of thick, black smoke billowing near Birdwood golf course in Charlottesville, Va., She says a helicopter appeared to stall and spiral down to the ground.
|New Prehistoric Crocodile Identified: Lemmysuchus obtusidens|
Added: 12.08.2017 14:37 | 21 views | 0 comments
An international team of paleontologists has identified a new teleosaur and named it after Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister, frontman of the band Motörhead. Lemmysuchus obtusidens (Lemmy’s blunt-toothed crocodile) lived around 164 million years ago during the Middle Jurassic epoch. The prehistoric beast was a sea-going member of an extinct group called teleosaurs, common during the Jurassic [...]
|U.S. clinched unlikely 1-2 finish in steeplechase|
Added: 12.08.2017 0:01 | 2 views | 0 comments
American Emma Coburn and teammate Courtney Frerichs finished first and second, respectively, in the steeplechase.