TV Awards & Nominations

Julia Louis-Dreyfus To Be Inducted Into Television Academy's Hall Of Fame

December 16th, 2013 3:15pm EST
Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Renowned thespian Julia Louis-Dreyfus is set to be inducted into The Television Academy Hall of Fame.

The former Seinfeld star, who scored a Golden Globes nomination last week for her role in TV comedy Veep, will be feted on March 11th, 2014 at the Beverly Wilshire hotel, alongside writer/producer David E. Kelley, late night host Jay Leno, media mogul Rupert Murdoch, ABC Network executive Brandon Stoddard and sound pioneer Ray Dolby, who will be inducted posthumously.

Bruce Rosenblum, The Television Academy's Chairman and CEO, says, "The six individuals being inducted into the Hall of F...
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'The Good Wife' Scores Three Golden Globe Nominations

December 13th, 2013 6:52am EST
The Good Wife
It's a good day for The Good Wife.

As the CBS drama enjoys its best season yet, it was rewarded Thursday morning with three Golden Globe nominations: Best TV Series (Drama), Best Actress in a TV Series (Drama) for Julianna Margulies, and Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Mini-Series or Movie for Josh Charles.

The show will be up against Breaking Bad, Downton Abbey, House of Cards and Masters of Sex for the Best TV Series (Drama) trophy, making it the only network TV series to receive an nod in that category. It was previously nominated for the award in 2010.

This is the fifth straight B...
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Tina Fey Found Out About Her Emmys Nip-Slip From Her Mom

September 27th, 2013 2:33pm EDT
Tina Fey
Tina Fey learned about her Primetime Emmy Awards wardrobe malfunction from her mother.

The 43 year-old actress accidentally flashed a nipple as she was accepting her writing accolade for the TV show at the Hollywood ceremony, but she was unaware about the blink-and-you'll-miss-it incident until she called her parents the next day.

The former 30 Rock star says, "I'm in a good mood and I call my parents... I figured they would be excited to talk to me. The minute I get on the phone with my mom, she just goes, 'I'm reading about your nip slip...' I guess my mom has a Google alert on me and...
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Top 10 Most Annoying TV Characters Of All Time

July 17th, 2013 1:00pm EDT
Joey from 'Blossom'
Yes, every show needs a heel, someone you love to hate, and those people can be important on a show. Indeed, a skilled actor can make a good living at that. But what about those who just annoy you to no end, the kind of character that makes your skin crawl every time they step into a shot or say one of their stupid catch phrases, and the ones who serve no purpose but to drive you absolutely nuts and annoy you in your nightmares long after their show has been cancelled? Those are the ones we would like to pay homage to today.

10. Joey from “Blossom”: All that needs to be said is “Whoa!” If ...
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'Wedding Band' and 'Sons of Anarchy' Make Harold Perrineau An Emmy Contender

June 12th, 2013 12:15pm EDT
Wedding Band
Harold Perrineau deserves an Emmy Award nomination for his work on Sons of Anarchy. And if he should win - after having one of the best individual years for an actor - TV fans will be saying, "It's about damn time."

He's been "that guy" for a decade and a half, beginning when he played Augustus Hill on HBO's groundbreaking prison drama Oz. Since then, every time you see his name in the credits, it's like getting a visit from an old friend. You know that he's always going to give a watchable performance, whether it's his SAG Award-winning role as Michael Dawson on Lost, his pitch-perfect co...
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FX Spy Drama 'The Americans' Leads TCA Awards Nominations

June 10th, 2013 7:53pm EDT
The Americans
FX drama The Americans has landed four 2013 Television Critics Association (TCA) awards, leading the nominations despite some sure competition from the likes of Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, The Walking Dead and House of Cards in the Program of the Year category.

"The Americans," which stars Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as a pair of covert Soviet spies, is also up for the Outstanding Achievement in Drama, Best New Program and Best Individual Achievement In Drama (Rhys) awards; While AMC's "Breaking Bad" picked up nods for Program, Achievement in Drama and the Acting for star Bryan Cranst...
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'Justified's' Joelle Carter: Emmy Contender

June 5th, 2013 2:15pm EDT
Justified
Nominations for the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards are just over a month away, and there's one name that deserves to be on the Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series ballot: Justified star Joelle Carter.

No character on the hit FX series has gone through more changes than Carter's Ava Crowder, who began the show as the charming love interest for U.S. Marshal Raylan Givens (played by Timothy Olyphant), before transforming into the criminal queen of Harlan County alongside husband-to-be Boyd Crowder (Walton Goggins). Particularly in seasons three and four of Justified, we've seen such depth i...
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'The Sopranos' Deemed Best Written TV Show In American History

June 3rd, 2013 8:26pm EDT
The Sopranos
HBO's hit series The Sopranos has been named the best written TV show in U.S. history.

Officials at the Writers Guild of America have compiled a list of the most cleverly written shows to appear on American Television, and James Gandolfini's Gangster series, which had 86 episodes, came out on top.

Ground breaking sitcom Seinfeld was second on the countdown, followed by the original 1959 series of The Twilight Zone. All in the Family, whose star Jean Stapleton died on Friday, and M*A*S*H round out the top five.

A statement from Writers Guild of America, West president Chris Keyser read...
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Carly Rae Jepsen, Jessica Alba, Psy And More To Grace Inaugural Social Star Awards

May 20th, 2013 8:20am EDT
Carly Rae Jepsen
The world's hottest event of the year will be happening this May! The world's inaugural annual major awards show dedicated to social media, the Social Star Awards, will be held for the first time in Singapore, with A-list celebrities expected to grace the event.

'Fantastic Four' star Jessica Alba and 'Entourage' star Jeremy Piven will be hosting the awards ceremony.

Some of the stars attending the event include Star Trek helmsman George Takei, international DJ Seb Fontaine, American model Amanda Lepore, Youtube comedian Ryan Higa and New York event producer Suzanne Bartsch. The list of pe...
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Justin Bieber And Selena Gomez To Battle It Out At Radio Disney Awards

March 15th, 2013 6:38pm EDT
Selena Gomez
Teen sensation Justin Bieber is set for a showdown with his ex-girlfriend Selena Gomez as they battle it out for a prestigious honor at this year's Radio Disney Awards.

The former sweethearts are both up for the Fiercest Fans prize at the annual ceremony, which celebrates the most popular recording artists among kids and teenagers and takes place at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles next month.

The couple split earlier this year and will face off at the ceremony to prove who has the most dedicated fan base.

British boy bands One Direction and The Wanted will battle it out with Mindless...
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