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'Born This Way', 'Going Clear', 'Homeland' Among Television Academy Honorees
A&E's Born This Way, HBO's Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief, Showtime's Homeland, Cinemax's The Knick, Smithsonian Channel's…
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Emmys: Showtime Offering Free Subscription To TV Academy Members In Call To Vote Campaign
Showtime is amping up its 2016 For Your Consideration Emmy Award campaign with a call to vote, offering TV Academy members the ability to access its…
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Peabody Awards To Honor David Letterman & Jon Stewart
Retired late-night TV stalwarts David Letterman and Jon Stewart and Emmy-winning documentarian Stanley Nelson (Freedom Riders) will be honored at the…
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Big 'Star Wars' Wins, Expanded Network Carriage Lift MTV Movie Awards Ratings
Last night's 2016 MTV Movie Awards drew 3.5 million total viewers to the premiere simulcast. That's up 54% versus last year's 2.3M. This year's…
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'Blunt Talk' Star Patrick Stewart Reveals The Show's Stranger-Than-Fiction Inspirations — The Contenders
Blunt Talk show creator Jonathan Ames says the genesis of the series came, in part, from the late, great Garry Shandling. Speaking at today's…
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'Power' Creator Courtney Kemp On The True Meaning Of Diversity – The Contenders
Power creator Courtney A. Kemp wanted her series to showcase diversity in all forms, but first she had to settle some things with her network. Kemp…
TV
The Comedic Minds Behind TBS Series 'Angie Tribeca' And 'The Detour' Talk Network Freedoms— Contenders Emmys
TBS is betting on Daily Show alums in a big way, with new comedy series Angie Tribeca, a procedural drama spoof from Steve Carell, and The Detour, a…
Box Office
Disruptive 'Color Purple' Director John Doyle Swings The Scythe Brilliantly On Broadway (And Off)
EXCLUSIVE: Everywhere you look today, some "disruptive" creative type is rolling out his or her "passion project," and far be it from Broadway to…
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Peabody Awards: New Rules Set For 2016
Changes are afoot for the 75th Peabody Awards. For the first time in its history, the Peabody Awards will select 60 finalists, who will be announced…
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Sonia Manzano, 'Sesame Street's Maria, Set For Lifetime Achievement Daytime Emmy
No one ever was going to mistake her for June Cleaver (or Barbara Billingsley, for that mater, um, matter). Sonia Manzano — aka Maria, friend…
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DGA Awards Set 2017 Date & Location
The DGA said today that its 69th annual DGA Awards will be held February 4 at the Beverly Hilton. This year's edition, during which Alejandro G…
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Ang Lee Set For Directing Honor At BAFTA LA's Britannia Awards
BAFTA Los Angeles said today that Ang Lee will receive this year's John Schlesinger Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing. The filmmaker will…