In the lead-up to the announcement on Emmy nominations on July 10, Celebuzz will be looking at the past year in outstanding television and analyzing what will be recognized and what, what should be recognized and what should not. Today, Robert Kessler and Gabi Chung discuss Outstanding Comedy Series.
A typical Emmy acceptance speech usually consists of the winner checking off a laundry list of names. It was fitting then, that first-time winner Tony Hale (Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for Veep) rattled off his wife, daughter, mom and dad. Also on that list? Hale’s childhood acting coaches.
In the final…
Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj’s feud didn’t help bring in viewers for Season 12. Wednesday night’s ratings presented good and bad news for FOX. Here’s the bad news: 17.8 million people tuned into the American Idol premiere. That’s a 19 percent decline over Season 11’s premiere audience of 21.6 million (which was also a double…
For the last two years, the Best Comedy Series category has been dominated by one show: Modern Family.
Chances are, with a whopping 14 nominations heading into Sunday’s ceremony, the hit ABC comedy will triumph yet again.
But will it be an easy victory?