Emmy Awards

September 19, 2017 - 5:23 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hard-working Emmy Awards host Stephen Colbert and a Sean Spicer cameo helped the ceremony avoid a ratings slide but failed to significantly boost viewership. Sunday's Emmys on CBS drew 11.38 million viewers to rank as the week's No. 6 program, according to Nielsen figures...
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September 19, 2017 - 12:05 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Spicer says his surprise Emmy Awards appearance was a chance to have some fun, and suggested Tuesday that people who were upset by it were taking things too seriously. Clearly, not everyone was laughing, however. For Emmys host Stephen Colbert, there's also a risk that a joke...
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John Hancock
September 18, 2017 - 3:58 pm
Hancock discusses how the Emmy awards are more political than the political shows.
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September 18, 2017 - 2:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Nielsen company estimated that 11.4 million people watched Sunday's presentation of the Emmy Awards, roughly equivalent to last year's show honoring the year's best in television. Stephen Colbert hosted Sunday's show for CBS. It competed with pro football and the beginning of...
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September 18, 2017 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Emmy statuette depicts a winged woman, and this year's Emmy telecast celebrated a TV season in which women, as never before, were able to soar. Strong roles about strong women abounded. And they were rewarded. The winning drama series and limited series ("The Handmaid's Tale"...
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September 18, 2017 - 12:54 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress and comedian Jackie Hoffman says she can't believe the media took her reaction to losing out on an Emmy seriously after she yelled an obscenity on camera during the show. Hoffman was up for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or movie for her role in "Feud...
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September 18, 2017 - 9:29 am
A force of red, a wealth of metallics and a strong show of feathers took the carpet at the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, led by Nicole Kidman, Tessa Thompson and Tracee Ellis Ross. And what's a dress without hair and makeup? The winners in beauty trends Sunday night in Los Angeles included...
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September 18, 2017 - 9:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump never won an Emmy, it's true. But his presence was felt at this year's television awards ceremony more than any actor, writer or producer. "Saturday Night Live," for which Trump was an endless fount of comedy during his campaign and early presidency, had its...
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September 18, 2017 - 9:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top White House aide is offering a lackluster review for the politically-charged Emmy Awards. Speaking Monday on "Fox & Friends," White House Counselor Kellyanne Conway says "America is responding by tuning out." Conway added people have a right to speak freely, but said "...
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September 18, 2017 - 12:53 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the Emmy Awards, presented Sunday in Los Angeles at the Microsoft Theater (all times local): 9:50 p.m. The main attraction at the Governors Ball after the Emmy Awards is the bar, but not the kind you're thinking about. Sterling K. Brown and Alec Baldwin made a...
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