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2017 Emmy Award Winners

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The 2017 Emmy Awards were broadcast Sunday night on CBS. Below is the list of nominees and winners. (Winners are in bold italics.)

Outstanding comedy series

  • “Atlanta” (FX)
  • Black-ish” (ABC)
  • “Master of None” (Netflix)
  • “Modern Family” (ABC)
  • “Silicon Valley” (HBO)
  • “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” (Netflix)
  • “Veep” (HBO)

Outstanding drama series

  • “Better Call Saul” (AMC)
  • “The Crown” (Netflix)
  • “The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu)
  • “House of Cards” (Netflix)
  • “Stranger Things” (Netflix)
  • “This Is Us” (NBC)
  • “Westworld” (HBO)

Outstanding limited series

  • Big Little Lies” (HBO)
  • “Fargo” (FX)
  • “Feud: Bette and Joan” (FX)
  • “Genius” (National Geographic)
  • “The Night Of” (HBO)

Outstanding TV movie

  • “Black Mirror: San Junipero” (Netflix)
  • “Dolly Parton’s Christmas Of Many Colors: Circle Of Love” (NBC)
  • “The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks” (HBO)
  • “Sherlock: The Lying Detective (Masterpiece)” (PBS)
  • “The Wizard Of Lies” (HBO)
Outstanding lead actress in a comedy series
  • Pamela Adlon (“Better Things”)
  • Jane Fonda (“Grace and Frankie”)
  • Allison Janney (“Mom”)
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (“Veep”)
  • Ellie Kemper (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”)
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (“Black-ish”)
  • Lily Tomlin (“Grace and Frankie”)

Outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series

  • Kate McKinnon (“Saturday Night Live”)
  • Vanessa Bayer (“Saturday Night Live”)
  • Leslie Jones (“Saturday Night Live”)
  • Anna Chlumsky (“Veep”)
  • Judith Light (“Transparent”)
  • Kathryn Hahn (“Transparent”)

Outstanding lead actor in a comedy series

  • Anthony Anderson (“Black-ish”)
  • Aziz Ansari (“Master of None”)
  • Zach Galifianakis, (“Baskets”)
  • Donald Glover (“Atlanta”)
  • William H. Macy (“Shameless”)
  • Jeffrey Tambor (“Transparent”)

Outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series

  • Alec Baldwin (“Saturday Night Live”)
  • Louie Anderson (“Baskets”)
  • Ty Burrell (“Modern Family”)
  • Tituss Burgess (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”)
  • Tony Hale (“Veep”)
  • Matt Walsh (“Veep”)

Outstanding lead actress in a drama series

  • Viola Davis (“How to Get Away with Murder”)
  • Claire Foy (“The Crown”)
  • Elisabeth Moss (“The Handmaid’s Tale”)
  • Keri Russell (“The Americans”)
  • Evan Rachel Wood (“Westworld”)
  • Robin Wright (“House of Cards”)

Outstanding supporting actress in a drama series

  • Ann Dowd (“The Handmaid’s Tale”)
  • Samira Wiley (“The Handmaid’s Tale”)
  • Uzo Aduba (“Orange Is The New Black”)
  • Millie Bobby Brown (“Stranger Things”)
  • Chrissy Metz (“This Is Us”)
  • Thandie Newton (“Westworld”)

Outstanding lead actor in a drama series

  • Sterling K. Brown (“This Is Us”)
  • Anthony Hopkins (“Westworld”)
  • Bob Odenkirk (“Better Call Saul”)
  • Matthew Rhys (“The Americans”)
  • Liev Schreiber (“Ray Donovan”)
  • Kevin Spacey (“House of Cards”)
  • Milo Ventimiglia (“This Is Us”)

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The 2016 Emmy Nominations

The Emmys will air September 18 on ABC, with late-night personality Jimmy Kimmel as the host.

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Here are the nominees:

DRAMA SERIES

“The Americans”

Better Call Saul

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

“Homeland”

“House of Cards”

“Mr. Robot”

COMEDY SERIES

“Black-ish”

“Master of None”

“Modern Family”

“Silicon Valley”

“Transparent”

“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” Read More

67th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations

Nominations for the 67th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday. Fox will broadcast the awards ceremony live on Sept. 20 and one of that network’s stars, Andy Samberg of “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” will host. Nominees in the major categories are below.

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Comedy Series

“Louie” (FX)

“Modern Family” (ABC)

“Parks & Recreation” (NBC)

“Silicon Valley” (HBO)

“Transparent” (Amazon)

“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” (Netflix)

“Veep” (HBO)

Drama Series

Better Call Saul” (AMC) Read More

Kristin Chenoweth to Co-Star in ABC’s ‘Good Christian Bitches’

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Kristin Chenoweth to Co-Star in ABC Dramedy Pilot ‘Good Christian Bitches’
March 15, 2011

Deadline.com is reporting that Broadway (and BroadwayWorld) favorite Kristin Chenoweth will be co-starring in the pilot for the new ABC dramedy – Good Christian Bitches. Chenoweth will co-star with Leslie Bibb and will play Darlene, the beautiful and manipulative head of this group of women, the G.C.Bs. They report that “A classic Dallas housewife and villain motivated by her skewed sense of goodness, Darlene is a good Christian woman who goes to church regularly, knows her Scripture, and has no compunctions about breaking a few Commandments here and there. She was once one of the girls Amanda was mean to, but she’s now too much of a good Christian to do anything more than forgive Amanda and welcome her back to her hometown.” Read More

Glee’s Villain, Jane Lynch To Host Saturday Night Live October 9th

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GLEE’s Jane Lynch to Host Saturday Night Live
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by BWW News Desk


According to Movie Line, GLEE star and Emmy nominated actor Jane Lynch will be hosting the October 9 edition of “Saturday Night Live.”

Lynch has sketch comedy experience and has appeared at Second City in the past.

Lynch was recently nominated for the Emmy Award for Supporting Actress in a Comedy. The trophy will be awarded on August 29. Lynch will return to play Sue Sylvester when GLEE begins its second season on September 21. Read More

Tater Top Awards Are Here! Vote Now for Breakout TV Star And More

Tater Tops Are Here! Vote Now for Breakout TV Star
Mon., Jun. 28, 2010 3:45 PM PDT by KRISTIN DOS SANTOS
Eric McCandless/ABC; Justin Lubin/NBC; Alan MarkfieldThe CW; Carin Baer/FOX; Adam Larkey/ABC

Little known fact: Next week, the Television Academy will be handing out nominations for something called the “Primetime Emmy Awards” (pronounced: pry-mm ty-me eh-mee ah-words) .

Of course, we all know where the real glory comes in for TV’s best-loved stars: E! Online‘s annual Tater Top Awards—the only awards decided solely by the voters who know best: you fans. Read More

Bill Maher: Never A Winner, But Always “The Winner”

Mister D: Some people are just too smart for their own good and that’s just not the popular thing. However, in my book, Bill Maher will always be The Winner in whatever category you want to put him in….hands down…people just have a hard time with the truth I have found in my own personal life and it seems that way as a whole, too. We like our lives wrapped up in pretty little lies…little white lies…and so it goes….

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Bill Maher, always a bride’s maid
The ‘Real Time‘ host is nominated for the 22nd time, but if history is a predictor, he’ll lose. Again.
By Ray Richmond, Special to the Los Angeles Times
June 3, 2010
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