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.Read More
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!Read More
The 2017 Emmy Awards were all about female-fronted stories, people of color getting their due recognition, and women making history!Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
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.Read More
You can watch the ceremony tonight starting at 8 PM EST.
Are there any on the list of nominees you're especially rooting for? (Tatiana Maslany finally? Even her listing for the nomination is ridiculous--with seven different characters!) Share your predictions with us in the comments!Read More
Last night was Night 2 of the Creative Arts Emmys, and it proved to be both an awesome night and a somewhat disappointing night for shows that value representation.Read More
As you may or may not know, there's more to the Emmy Awards than simply the televised ceremony that we see every year. The Daytime Emmys and the Creative Arts Emmys honor the best in non-prime time television. Everything from animation to digital series are awarded here. The Creative Arts Emmys took place last night in Los Angeles.Read More
Grahn suggested that Davis had "never been discriminated against," and "wishes she'd brought every woman into the picture."Read More
There was plenty to talk about at last night's Emmy awards—some of it good and some not so good—but let's ease into Monday morning with a musical number and a few quick jabs at Donald Trump the way God intended.Read More
While there were some thrilling wins for women (especially for women of color) this year at the 67th Emmy Awards, as a show the ceremony was a bit of a mixed bag. Here's some of what I thought were the highlights (and lowlights).Read More
"The only thing that separates women of color from anybody else is opportunity." - Viola Davis
Women of color have been killing it during this year's Emmys, and one of them was just crowned the queen of the drama category.Read More
There continued to be huge wins for women and people of color in the Limited Series/TV Movie Category at the Emmys!Read More
Yay for Jill Soloway and Amy Schumer!
The Emmys got off to a bang this year, particularly when it comes to women in comedy.Read More
Orphan Black‘s Tatiana Maslany Doesn’t Need An Emmy (Even Though WE All Desperately Want Her To Have One)
Seriously, HOW MANY PARTS DOES A WOMAN HAVE TO PLAY ON ONE SHOW BEFORE SHE GETS ONE OF THOSE?! (*ahem*)
We all know that Tatiana Maslany is a super-genius actress who clearly deserves ALL THE AWARDS, right? I mean, you can't be following her brilliant performance on Orphan Black and not know that. Well, despite this being an inarguable fact, it seems there's one person who could give two craps if Tatiana Maslany wins an Emmy this year or not. And that person is Tatiana Maslany.Read More
Living in a state of denial.
By now you've had a chance to check out the list of 2014 Emmy nominees. Not to take away from those honored, but, well, what's the morning after an awards nomination without moaning about what the nominations should have looked like? To that end, here are The Mary Sue's (quasi-joking) picks for who should be going for gold on Emmy night.Read More
Bad news for some fans.
This morning the 2014 Primetime Emmy nominations were announced. We have the full list so you can check and see if your favorite shows are on there, but a quick look shows us that a lot of people are likely to be disappointed -- especially if you're a clone.Read More