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Final voting for the 2019 Emmy Awards began today and “Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” is making headlines.  The Prime Video series earned 20 nominations, including Outstanding Comedy Series, which prompted Amazon go to the extra mile in an incredib…

The nominations for the 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on Tuesday and “Game of Thrones” was the big winner. The HBO Series earned 32 nominations including Creative Arts Emmys which is a new overall record for a program in one yea…

Here’s the thing. When considering the Emmy nomination races this year, there are a lot of insanely competitive categories we already know of. Limited Series is a wealth of riches. Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy, Outstanding Lead Actress in…

Marin Hinkle knows when she’s got something special on her hands. As a mainstay of “Once and Again” and “Two Men and a Half Men” she’s well aware of the joys of a well-made program. To say she’s struck gold for…

There is genuine drama in the Emmy race for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for two reasons. First, last year because of the Television Academy’s voting formula there were eight nominees instead of the expected seven. Even with …

The 2019 Emmy Season is looking like a mixed bag for anyone hoping for close races, upsets or, for lack of a better word, “drama.” There is the assumption that with so much of the competition running for 2020 that “Game of Thrones&#82…

It’s “Veep’s” final season and after winning this category at the Emmys the last three years it was nominated the HBO staple is clearly the frontrunner to take it one last time. The only issue is that last year’s winner, &…

The Costume Designers Guild handed out their 2019 awards on Tuesday night and they recognized two of the major frontrunners for the Costume Design Oscar.  Excellence in Period Film went to Sandy Powell and “The Favourite” and Excellence in …

The Cinema Audio Society handed out its 2019 CAS Awards on Saturday night and provided some keen insight on how the Sound Mixing Oscar race might play out.  “Bohemian Rhapsody” took the top prize over major competition from “A Star is…

The Art Directors Guild handed out their annual ADG Awards on Saturday night in what is seen as a precursor to the Production Design Oscar.  Two of this year’s nominees, “Black Panther” and “The Favourite,” won Fantasy Fil…