July 2009
S M T W T F S
« Jun   Aug »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

Archives

Tips?

Got any tips? Send them here

Get in Touch

Comments/Suggestions?

Have a question or comment you'd like to send my way?

Send your e-mail here

I'll do my best to read and respond to your e-mails.

2012 Presidential Election

Click for www.electoral-vote.com

First Emmy Episode Entries Revealed

The deadline has passed for Emmy contenders to declare what sample episodes they’re submitting to be judged.  For series, six episodes are submitted, while actors in the lead and supporting categories each submit one episode.  The LA Times’ Gold Derby blog has a partial list of some of the episodes that have been submitted.  Head on over the jump to check them out.  Also, if you missed the reveal of the Emmy nominations, you can check them out at the official website.

The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast live on CBS Sunday, September 2o, 2009.

From the LA Times’ Gold Derby blog:

BEST DRAMA SERIES
(Each series submits six episodes in three pairings that are randomly distributed to voters. Where pairings are known, they are cited below)
“Big Love” — “Prom Queen” and “On Trial,” “Come Ye Saints” and “Fight or Flight,” and “Outer Darkness” and “Sacrament”
“Damages” — 201, 202, 204, 211, 212, 213
“Dexter” — “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” and “Easy As Pie”; “About Last Night” and “Go Your Own Way”; “I Had a Dream” and “Do You Take Dexter Morgan?”
“Mad Men” — “Maidenform,” “The Gold Violin,” “Six Month Leave,” “A Night to Remember,” “The Jet Set,” “Meditations in an Emergency”

BEST COMEDY SERIES
“Entourage” — “Fire Sale” and “Tree Trippers,” “Gotta Look Up to Get Down” and “First Class Jerk,” “Playin’ with Fire” and “Return to Queens Boulevard”
“Family Guy” — “I Dream of Jesus,” “Road to Germany,” “Family Gay,” “FOX-y Lady,” “Peter’s Progress” (sixth episode TBD)
“Flight of the Conchords” — “Unnatural Love” and “Murray Takes It to the Next Level,” “Prime Minister” and “Tough Brets,” “New Cup” and “Love is the Weapon of Choice”
“How I Met Your Mother” — “Do I Know You?” and “Benefits,” “The Naked Man” and “Three Days of Snow,” “Wooo!” and “The Three Days Rule”
“Weeds” — “Mother Thinks the Birds Are After Her” and “Lady’s a Charm”; “The Whole Blah Damn Thing” and “Three Coolers”; “Till We Meet Again” and “If You Work for a Living, Why Do You Kill Yourself Working?”

NOTE: In the acting races, contenders submit one sample episode.

BEST DRAMA ACTOR
Simon Baker, “The Mentalist” (Pilot)
Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad” (“Phoenix”)
Jon Hamm, “Mad Men” (“The Mountain King”)
Michael C. Hall, “Dexter” (“The Lion Sleeps Tonight”)

BEST DRAMA ACTRESS
Glenn Close, “Damages” (“Trust Me”)
Elisabeth Moss, “Mad Men” (“Meditations in an Emergency”)

BEST COMEDY ACTOR
Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory” (“The Bath Item Gift Hypothesis”)

BEST COMEDY ACTRESS
Toni Collette, “United States of Tara” (pilot)
Tina Fey, “30 Rock” (“Reunion”)
Mary-Louise Parker, “Weeds” (“Lady’s a Charm”)
Sarah Silverman, “The Sarah Silverman Program” (“Homeless”)

BEST SUPPORTING DRAMA ACTOR
William Hurt, “Damages” (“Hey, Mr. Pibb”)
Aaron Paul, “Breaking Bad” (“Peekaboo”)
John Slattery, “Mad Men” (“Six Month Leave”)

BEST SUPPORTING DRAMA ACTRESS
Rose Byrne, “Damages” (“Trust Me”)
Hope Davis, “In Treatment” (“Mia, Week 6″)

BEST SUPPORTING COMEDY ACTOR
Jon Cryer, “Two and a Half Men” (“Sir Lancelot’s Litterbox”)
Kevin Dillon, “Entourage” (“Tree Trippers”)
Neil Patrick Harris, “How I Met Your Mother” (“Benefits”)
Jack McBrayer, “30 Rock” (“The Bubble”)
Tracy Morgan, “30 Rock” (“The Funcooker”)

BEST SUPPORTING COMEDY ACTRESS
Jane Krakowski, “30 Rock” (“The Ones”)
Amy Poehler, “Saturday Night Live” (“Josh Brolin”)
Elizabeth Perkins, “Weeds” (“The Love Circle Overlap”)

BEST REALITY/COMPETITION TV SHOW
“Amazing Race” (“Episode 1401 – Title “Don’t Let A Cheese Hit Me”)

BEST REALITY TV HOST
Jeff Probst, “Survivor: Tocantins” (“Episode 01: Let’s Get Rid of the Weak Players Before We Even Start”)
Phil Keoghan, “Amazing Race” (“Episode 1401 – Title “Don’t Let A Cheese Hit Me”)

Bookmark and Share