Category Archives: Emmys

Upsets, Drama in Store for TV’s Big Emmy Night

A night of upsets could be on the menu at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, with the countesses and kitchen maids of Britain’s “Downton Abbey” bidding to end the reign of television’s “Mad Men,” while post-9/11 psychological thriller “Homeland” lurks close by.

‘Game of Thrones,’ Kathy Bates, Win Early Emmys

Medieval fantasy “Game of Thrones” lead the winners at the Creative Arts Emmys on Saturday in a ceremony that also honored Kathy Bates for channeling Charlie Sheen on “Two and a Half Men” but shut out Emmy darling “Mad Men.”

PBS Bags a Surprise 58 Emmy Nominations

Public television network PBS surprised Hollywood by landing 58 Emmy award nominations on Thursday, the third-highest total among all the nets, thanks to the critically acclaimed drama “Downton Abbey” and a Sherlock Holmes miniseries.