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2017 Emmys

The Sean Spicer Joke Should’ve Ended on the Emmy Stage. The Problem Is, It Didn’t.

One of the most random moments of Emmys 2017 was definitely Actual Sean Spicer coming out on stage a la Melissa McCarthy, complete with rolling podium, and being the punchline to a joke set up by Stephen Colbert. This moment definitely elicited some mixed reactions, both from the audience in the auditorium, and the viewing audience at home.

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Riz Ahmed Becomes First South Asian Man to Win an Acting Emmy In An Evening of History-Making Awesomeness

Riz Ahmed became the first South Asian man to win an Emmy Award in an acting category!

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Here’s the Rest of Sterling K. Brown’s Cut-off Lead Actor Emmy Acceptance Speech

At the Emmy Awards last night, Sterling K. Brown became the first Black man to win the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Emmy in 19 years, for his role in This Is Us. That made it all the more noticeable when his acceptance speech was cut short first by the band, and then with the camera pulling out and the microphone audio cutting off.

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EMMYS 2017 Were All About Female-Fronted Stories and Women Making History!

The 2017 Emmy Awards were all about female-fronted stories, people of color getting their due recognition, and women making history!

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Sean Spicer Stars In the First Shocking Moment of Emmys 2017

Stephen Colbert did a passable, if sometimes slightly uncomfortable musical number to open Emmys 2017, followed by an increasingly political opening monologue. It got so political, in fact, that a very "popular" participant in recent political goings-on actually made an appearance. No, not Melissa McCarthy playing him, but the man himself. That's right! Spicey took to the Emmys stage! And it was weird and kinda awesome. 

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Anonymous Emmy Voter & Self-Described “Old White Guy” Shares Opinions We Could Have Done Without

These are just his opinions. He's entitled to them. But his opinions also influence the outcome of these awards, which in turn has a strong impact on the future of those shows, the salaries and future opportunities of the casts and creative teams, and television trends in general.

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Westworld, Melissa McCarthy’s “Spicey,” and More Winners From Night 2 of the Creative Arts Emmys

Last night, Melissa McCarthy of "Spicey" fame was honored for her SNL appearance, Stranger Things and Westworld each took home five awards, and the Obamas won an Emmy for The People’s House – Inside The White House, with Barack and Michelle Obama.

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RuPaul, 13th, and Samantha Bee Are Among the Winners From Night 1 of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards

On Night 1 of the Creative Arts Emmy Awards, Ava DuVernay's 13th won Outstanding Documentary and Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program, RuPaul won for Best Reality Host, and Last Week Tonight with John Oliver took home Outstanding Interactive Program.

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Interview: Stranger Things and Riverdale‘s Shannon Purser Talks Emmys and Her New Film, Wish Upon

It's been a hell of a year for Shannon Purser.

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Westworld Vs.The Handmaid’s Tale: What They Have In Common, and Who Should Win the Emmy

#TeamSciFi Vs. #TeamDystopia

After the Emmy Nominations were announced earlier this morning, I posted this status on my Facebook page: "If Westworld doesn't win every Emmy it was nominated for, I quit." A friend of mine posted "Girl, it's up against The Handmaid's Tale in some cases. Nope." And so, a conflict was born.

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Carrie Fisher Received a Posthumous Emmy Nomination & We’re Experiencing a Lot of Feelings

Carrie Fisher received a posthumous Emmy nomination for her work on Catastrophe.

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Here Are the 2017 Emmy Nominations! Let the Debating and Betting Begin!

The 2017 Emmy Awards are fast approaching, and today is nomination day! At 11:30AM EDT (8:30 PDT), they'll be announced live, right in the above Facebook broadcast, by Veep's Anna Chlumsky and Criminal Minds's Shemar Moore. Watch along with us, and we'll keep the full list updated below as the nominations roll out in case you missed any.

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