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The Emmy Awards stuck with old favorites last night

There was a sense going into the Emmy Awards yesterday that it might be a chance to say “out with the old and in with the new”, so to speak. Essentially, last night was shaping up to be a big battle between old guard winners like Breaking Bad and Modern[...]

John Hamm and Bryan Cranston in Emmy throwdown

HollywoodNews.com: Who needs to go to the actual Emmy Awards? Last night (Saturday) top Emmy contenders for Best Actor in a Drama, Jon Hamm and Bryan Cranston, came face to face at the Toronto Film Festival. It was around 1 am, and the pair met up at the big all[...]

Betty White Vs. Cloris Leachman: Octogenarian Emmy Matchup

HollywoodNews.com: When the 63rd Prime Time Emmy Awards are presented Sept. 18, unfortunately, we won’t be seeing what could have been the Ultimate Octogenarian TV Awards Smackdown. No, even though Emmy queens Betty White and Cloris Leachman are each nominees this year, they’re in different categories. Betty is in the[...]

Mike Scully to receive WGA’s Animation Writing Award

HollywoodNews.com: Veteran animation and television writer Mike Scully has been named the recipient of the Writers Guild of America, West Animation Writers Caucus’ 13th annual Animation Writing Award, recognizing his prolific career and outstanding contributions to the craft of film and television animation writing, as well as his efforts to[...]

Neil Patrick Harris wins two Emmys

HollywoodNews.com: Neil Patrick Harris was awarded his first Emmy awards today at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles for his hosting of the Tony Awards and for his guest turn on “Glee.” While accepting, Harris thanked his partner, David Burtka, and gave a warm congratulations to fellow “Glee”[...]

Neil Patrick Harris receives a third Emmy nomination

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Neil Patrick Harris, already nominated for 2010 Emmys for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series (How I Met Your Mother) and outstanding guest actor in a comedy series (Glee) has belatedly received a third Emmy nomination for hosting last year’s Tony Awards. Awards expert Tom[...]

Oscar-winner Patricia Neal dies at age 84

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Hollywood stage and screen legend Patricia Neal died on Sunday following a battle with lung cancer. She was 84. Neal, a native of Tennessee, will be remembered for numerous accomplishments on and off the screen. Most notably, she won the Academy Award in 1964 for playing[...]

’30 Rock’s’ Tina Fey says Emmy nomination is “great news”

HollywoodNews.com: Many television celebrities have something to celebrate tonight and one of those is “30 Rock’s” Tina Fey. Fey has been nominated for Lead Actress in a Comedy for the 62nd Annual Emmy Awards. To express her excitement she stated, “This is great and exciting news. Also, this seems like[...]

Interior designer Nate Berkus to co-host Emmy Red Carpet special

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Roll out the red carpet because Nate Berkus has arrived! The superstar interior designer, who launches his own syndicated daytime show this fall, has landed another gig: He will be co-hosting the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Red Carpet Special on Aug. 29, a one-hour program preceding[...]

Justin Timberlake joins cast of “Bad Teacher”

Justin Timberlake has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures’ comedy Bad Teacher starring along with Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel, and Lucy Punch, it was announced today by Doug Belgrad and Matt Tolmach, presidents of Columbia Pictures. Eric Stonestreet from “Modern Family” and Molly Shannon have also joined the cast of[...]