2014 Emmys News

The 2014 Emmys are promising to offer a full line-up of talent, as it has in years past. With “Game of Thrones” coming up against power-house dramas like “Breaking Bad,” and defending champ, “Homeland,” it will surely be another exciting award season.

There have only been a few times that the Emmys weren’t held in September, and the 2014 Emmys are making headlines with a new schedule. They are planned for August in the upcoming year to help offset any potential conflict with Sunday Night Football.

As with past years of the Emmys, the 2014 Emmys still hold some secrets, such as who the host will be. While some have said they feel that Will Farrell should take the stage, some details will be left to the imagination for now.

Emmy’s 2014: Category Issues

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A panel NBC held on Sunday consisted of people in charge of the Emmys and they answered questions about different issues people have had with the show so far. One of the problems that was brought up was the seemingly flexible categories due to which, for example, “Shameless” is considered a comedy, while short, stand-alone…

Emmy’s 2014: Executives React to Snubs Controvercies

On Sunday, July 13th, NBC held a panel of Emmy people to the TV Press Tour as a response to widespread controversy to The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 nominations. In regards to the snubs, the panel was quite defensive, with Television Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum saying “We have almost 19,000 members now. I think…

2014 Emmy Nominations: Snubs and Surprises

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The annual Emmys have become infamous for leaving fans confused about how they choose their nominees. Every year, there is a lot of happiness about having some of our favorites getting recognition. But, there are always at least as many confused as to why some who obviously deserve an award don’t even get considered. Here…

2014 Emmy Nominations: Complete List

2014 Emmy Nominations

On Thursday the nominees for this year’s Emmy awards were nominated. HBO was a big winner with 20 nominations in major categories, thanks to shows like True Detective and Veep. Here is the full list of nominees: Outstanding Comedy Series   Big Bang Theory Louie Modern Family Orange is The New Black Silicon Valley Veep…

Emmys 2014: “Generally Homogenous”

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Paris Barclay, the president of the Directors Guild of America and Sons of Anarchy executive producer, says he is a fan of the voting process – to a point. “The Emmys are generally homogenous,” said Barclay to reporters earlier this year. “It’s started to change with House of Cards and things like that, but generally…

Emmys: Likely Picks & Contenders

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An important thing to remember when it comes to the Emmys, is that the people who vote for them watch less TV than most viewers do. The nominees are chosen by screening committees. How it works is that would-be nominees send in single episodes, meaning they judge by a single episode rather than an entire…

Emmys: Red-Carpet Host Stirs Up Controversy With Rape Joke

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Some real drama surrounds this year’s soap-focused Daytime Emmy Awards. A few weeks before the ceremony, there was a casting call for social media mavens to host the event’s live-streamed red carpet preshow. Specifically, they wanted “millennials, between the ages of 18-35, all ethnicities, who have a strong entertainment news background and/or very strong social…