Pivot announced this morning it had nabbed its first Emmy, for HitRecord On TV, which is created, hosted, and directed by Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

The show will receive an Interactive Media Emmy Award for Social TV Experience this Saturday at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards. Last year, the TV Academy imposed a 45-second time limit on Creative Arts winners to travel to the stage and give their acceptance speech. This morning, Gordon-Levitt dodged any possibility of running afoul of that limit: he posted a thank-you video online that clocked in at more than 2 minutes:

bb
1 month
@avidfilmgal: A new show like this on a fledgling cable channel like Pivot stands no chance in...
Mr_Explosion
1 month
Smart move. The 45 second time limit was embarrassing last year, with people tripping and falling as...
avidfilmgal
1 month
Is this a competitive Emmy ? Don't see where this was nominated. He has some powerful agents....