Emmy Awards: News

An Emmy Award is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry. It is considered equivalent of an Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award (for theater), and the Grammy Award (for music). They are presented at different annual ceremonies held throughout the year. It was first held on 25th January, 1949 at the Hollywood Athletic Club.

27 Sep 2023

Jim Sarbh

India at International Emmy Awards 2023: Guide to nominated shows

The nominations for the International Emmy Awards 2023 were announced on Tuesday. Among several international shows, Indian web series were also nominated.

27 Sep 2023


'Succession' to 'Billions': Shows on billionaires

What better way to get a glimpse into the lives, relationships, and politics of the rich and wealthy than through television shows?

30 Aug 2023

Ektaa Kapoor

Charting the trailblazing career of Ektaa Kapoor

Ektaa Kapoor started her career as a producer at the age of 17, and tasted her first success with Hum Paanch in 1995, one of the most successful Hindi sitcoms ever.

29 Aug 2023

Ektaa Kapoor

Ektaa Kapoor to be awarded prestigious International Emmy Directorate Award

Prominent film-television producer and director Ektaa Kapoor is all set to receive the prestigious International Emmy Directorate Award this year, reported Variety.

28 Aug 2023

Happy Birthday

Happy birthday, Jennifer Coolidge: Performances that prove actor's comedic genius

Hollywood actor Jennifer Coolidge has established herself as a true comedic powerhouse in a career spanning over three decades.

24 Aug 2023


Top 5 Hollywood cop shows you can't miss

The genre of crime and cop shows is one of the most exciting because it keeps you on the edge of your seat as the officers walk the thin line of right and wrong in the relentless pursuit of truth.

21 Aug 2023


Liked 'A League of Their Own'? Watch these similar shows

Amazon Prime Video's A League of Their Own will not be renewed for a second and final season as a result of the ongoing strike in Hollywood, sources informed Variety recently.

06 Aug 2023


Who is Lesli Linka Glatter, director re-elected as DGA president

Amid the ongoing historic writers' and actors' double strike in Hollywood, Lesli Linka Glatter has been re-elected for a second term as the president of the Directors Guild of America (DGA).

05 Aug 2023


'Breaking Bad' star Mark Margolis (83) dies after short illness

Actor Mark Margolis—renowned for his iconic portrayal of the menacing Hector Salamanca in Breaking Bad—passed away in New York on Thursday (local time). He was 83.

28 Jul 2023


Historic! Emmy Awards 2023 postponed amid Hollywood strike

The 75th Primetime Emmy Awards and Creative Arts Emmys scheduled for September are now postponed.

14 Jul 2023

Golden Globe Awards

Phoebe Waller-Bridge's birthday: 'Fleabag' quotes we love the most

Phoebe Mary Waller-Bridge, the English actor, screenwriter, and producer who gave us one of the most valuable shows, Fleabag, turned 38 today (July 14).

13 Jul 2023

Ted Lasso

Emmy Awards 2023: 'Succession,' 'The Last of Us' lead nominations

The nomination list for Emmy Awards 2023 was announced on Wednesday. Among the television shows, HBO drama series Succession bagged the most number of nominations for its final season.

11 Jul 2023


Emmy Nominations 2023: Here's when and how to watch announcement

Emmy Awards is set to return with a bang!

06 Jul 2023

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift's eponymous album crosses 1B Spotify streams; record created

Swifties, it's time for you to rise and hail the "Queen of Spotify!"

27 Jun 2023

OTT releases

Paramount+ removes content including 'Inside Amy Schumer,' 'Fantasy Football'

Ever since the advent of OTT, viewers across the spectrum have been dependent on these platforms for their daily dose of content. Paramount+ is one of the most famous OTT platforms, especially in the US.

23 Jun 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: What led to global obsession with K-dramas

The K-drama fever—exemplified by shows like Squid Game—has reached unprecedented heights, capturing attention globally, even in regions like North Korea.

22 Jun 2023


Primetime Emmy 2023 likely to get postponed amid writers' strike

The Primetime Emmy Awards is one of the most prestigious awards in the world. It seems that the 2023 edition is in a bit of a skirmish amid the writers' strike. This year it marks the 75th edition of the award show and it is most likely to get postponed.

21 Jun 2023


'Challengers' trailer out: Cast, storyline, OTT details

A tennis-based romantic comedy, featuring Zendaya is well on the way!

13 Jun 2023


Who was Treat Williams, 'Everwood' actor (71) dies in accident

Treat Williams, a seasoned actor prominently known for his roles in Blue Bloods and Everwood, tragically passed away on Monday due to a motorcycle accident in Vermont. He was 71.

28 May 2023

TV News

Who was George Maharis, American actor who died at 94

Hollywood is mourning the loss of George Maharis, a prominent American actor celebrated for his portrayal of the captivating Buz Murdock on the iconic CBS drama Route 66.

22 May 2023


'Downton Abbey' to make a grand comeback after 8 years

Downton Abbey fans rejoice!

11 May 2023


Who was Jacklyn Zeman? 'General Hospital' star dies at 70

Actor Jacklyn Zeman, best known for the American TV series General Hospital, passed away on Wednesday. She died a couple of months after turning 70 years old on March 6.

26 Apr 2023


Daytime Emmy 2023: Nominations in lead categories announced

That time of the year is back again when films are eyeing nominations at prestigious award ceremonies and their lead categories.

10 Apr 2023


Sad to see 'Succession' end? 5 shows to watch next

With only seven episodes remaining, HBO's acclaimed series Succession is in its last season—Season 4.

08 Apr 2023

Amazon Prime Video

'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' Season 5: Story so far

The fifth and final season of the popular series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is finally set to make its way to the OTT platform Amazon Prime Video on Friday (April 14).

04 Apr 2023


'Succession': A quick character guide for beginners

With the power play at its heart, HBO's Succession is a gripping and thought-provoking dramedy series that gives a glimpse into the lives of ultra-rich and powerful people.

27 Mar 2023


'Succession' Season 4: Everything to know about the satirical drama

The Emmy Award-winning dark-comedy drama series Succession returned Sunday (March 26) with Season 4's first episode.

07 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: 'Ted Lasso' Season 3 to return on this date

Ted Lasso is one of the most-watched series on Apple TV and it will be back for another season. The American sports comedy-drama series will premiere on March 15.

21 Feb 2023


Hollywood actor Barbara Bosson passes away aged 83

Hollywood actor Barbara Bosson breathed her last on Saturday in Los Angeles. She was 83.

18 Feb 2023

Warner Bros

Warner Bros. cancels 'Judge Mathis,' 'People's Court' after 2 decades

Warner Bros. has decided to draw the curtains on two of its longest-running TV shows: Judge Mathis and The People's Court.

30 Jan 2023

Sushmita Sen

'Aarya 3' teaser: Sushmita announces shoot in a special way

Bollywood actor Sushmita Sen, who blazed back after a lengthy hiatus with OTT release Aarya, is returning with another installment of the highly-anticipated series.

19 Jan 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding Emmy Awards—history, importance, 2022 winners

The annual Emmy Awards—held in the US—honor the immense contribution made by television artists in multiple categories.

13 Sep 2022

Better Call Saul

2022 Emmy Awards: Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn among snubbed actors

The 74th Primetime Emmy Awards was held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California on September 12.

13 Sep 2022


Best-dressed celebrities on Emmy Awards red carpet; check out pictures

This year's top television performers and best shows were honored at Emmy Awards 2022.

13 Sep 2022


74th Primetime Emmy Awards: Zendaya, Lee Jung-jae create history

The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, was bustling with the biggest television stars who showed up for the prestigious Emmy Awards ceremony.

13 Sep 2022


Want to watch the 2022 Emmy Awards? Here's your guide

The 74th Emmy Awards will commence on Tuesday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.

06 Sep 2022


Emmy 2022 nominations: Where are the women?

The most prestigious celebration of the television industry, the Primetime Emmy Awards felicitate the who's who of the tinsel town.

05 Sep 2022


'Only Murders...' actor Nathan Lane wins first Emmy

Hollywood actor Nathan Lane who appears as Teddy Dimas on Hulu's Only Murders In The Building (OMITB) has won his first Emmy!

04 Sep 2022


Chadwick Boseman wins posthumous Creative Arts Emmy for 'What If…?'

Late Hollywood actor Chadwick Boseman was honored with a posthumous Emmy award for Marvel's What If...? at the Creative Arts ceremony on Saturday.

13 Jul 2022

Stranger Things

#EmmyNominations: Sadie Sink, Oscar Isaac, everyone else who got snubbed

The nominations for the 2022 Emmy Awards arrived on Tuesday but they didn't quite get the expected response.

17 Jun 2022


Winter is coming! 'GoT' sequel with Kit Harington in development

Jon Snow's watch hasn't ended yet!

17 Mar 2022


5 shows to stream if you like Netflix's 'Bridgerton'

Netflix witnessed a craze like never before when its Regency-era show Bridgerton dropped in 2020.

23 Nov 2021


International Emmy Awards 2021: Indian nominees fail to score wins

The winners of the prestigious International Emmy Awards were presented at a New York City event yesterday.

20 Sep 2021


Emmy Awards 2021: Top wins and best fashion looks

After a COVID-19-impacted virtual event last year, the Primetime Emmy Awards 2021 was held at Event Deck at LA Live, Los Angeles Sunday evening (Monday morning here).

07 Sep 2021


Emmy-nominated actor Michael K Williams found dead in NYC apartment

Actor and five-time Emmy Award-nominee Michael K Williams was found dead in his penthouse in Brooklyn, New York on Monday.

09 Aug 2021


What to expect in 'Schitt's Creek' S07, if it happens?

The beautifully produced Eugene and Dan Levy's creation, Schitt's Creek is a clear winner of many hearts.

09 Jun 2021

Animated Series

'Rick and Morty' producer teases 'epic' movie on the cards?

While Rick and Morty continues to blow our minds with its quirky and philosophical take on science, looks like fans are in for a special treat.

04 Mar 2021


Emmy Awards 2021 will be held on September 19

The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards will be airing live on Sunday, September 19 at 8:00 pm ET (September 20 in India).

03 Dec 2020

Academy Awards

Academy Awards to be an 'in-person' event? Officials say no

Academy Awards, the highest respect paid to films across the world, had to be different from what everyone else is doing or so we thought.

21 Sep 2020

New Jersey

Wrong announcement, presenter leaves losing nominee's place: Emmys' oddities explained

The Emmys just pulled off a semi-virtual and highly experimental ceremony successfully this year.

21 Sep 2020


Emmys 2020: 'Schitt's Creek' and 'Succession' score big

The annual Emmy Awards 2020, bringing us the best in the world of television, were offered on Sunday in a first-of-its-kind virtual ceremony hosted by Jimmy Kimmel from Los Angeles.

19 Sep 2020

Jimmy Kimmel

Hazmat-clad presenters may deliver trophies for some Emmy winners

We know that the Emmys 2020 is going to be held virtually, thanks to the sweeping high-risk zones Coronavirus has created out of seemingly every habitable landscape in the world.

13 Sep 2020

Oprah Winfrey

What to expect from Emmys 2020?

This year as we know it, the Emmys 2020 will be nothing close to what we had experienced before because the pandemic has stolen our right to have fun.

26 Aug 2020

Hugh Jackman

Emmy 2020 to use 140 feeds to reach nominees live

Organizers of the Emmy Awards 2020 are doing everything it takes to make this coronavirus-ridden virtual show as live as possible.

No surprises here! Emmys will go virtual, courtesy coronavirus pandemic

Emmy Awards 2020, one of the most awaited entertainment nights, will be held virtually, the producers of the show announced.

29 Jul 2020


Emmy 2020: Netflix bags 160 nominations, Disney+, HBO leave mark

Netflix stole the thunder with 160 nominations as the Television Academy announced its nominees for 72nd Emmy Awards on Tuesday.

23 Sep 2019


Emmys 2019: 'Game of Thrones' wins award for 'Best Drama'

HBO's Game of Thrones, which aired its last season this May, took home the award for 'Best Drama' at the 2019 Emmy Awards. The hit show had received a record 32 nominations this year, 10 of whom had already been won at the previously-held Technical Awards.

20 Sep 2019

Karan Johar

'Sacred Games,' 'Lust Stories' get nominated for International Emmy Awards

It's a triple treat for Anurag Kashyap as his directed works have got three nominations at the International Emmy Awards.

17 Jul 2019


HBO beats Netflix to lead Emmy nominations; other surprises, snubs

Nominations for the 71st annual Emmy Awards were announced yesterday and HBO is back in the lead as the most-nominated network with 137 nominations.

06 Feb 2019

Golden Globe Awards

'Modern Family' has been renewed for the final 11th season

Modern Family is a popular show on ABC that became famous for its sharp humor and deft portrayal of blended families as well as same-sex couples.

27 Dec 2018

Jordan Peele

Jordan Peele's new horror movie, 'Us', gets first trailer

We were already hyped about Jordan Peele's horror movie 'Us', which is releasing in March 2019.

20 Dec 2018


Amblin Television working on 'Rashomon' television series

Currently, entertainment industry is seeing a shift from films to TV.

28 Oct 2018


#SeriesInFocus: Women, you shouldn't miss watching 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'

Though it's set in 1950s, 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' is very much a reflection of recent times. Like then, even now women struggle to leave a footprint in the creative world (and all other areas), sexism doesn't leave them, and neither does judgment.

#SeriesInFocus: 'Inside Edge', despite sloppiness, gets International Emmy nomination

'Inside Edge' recently got nominated for the International Emmy Awards. The cricket-themed Indian show that aired on Amazon will go up against Brazil's 'One Against All', Spain's 'Money Heist' and UK's 'Urban Myths'.

18 Sep 2018


Emmy Awards 2018: 5 most memorable moments

The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards have just ended. They were jointly hosted by Colin Jost and Michael Che.

16 Sep 2018

Game of Thrones

5 Emmy nominations that has gotten fans all excited

The 70th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will air on September 17, 2018.

18 Sep 2017


Emmys 2017: The Handmaid's Tale, Big Little Lies win big

The 69th Emmy Awards was a celebration of women's stories. HBO's miniseries Big Little Lies and Hulu's screen adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel The Handmaid's Tale won the biggest - five and eight awards respectively.

04 Sep 2017

Donald Trump

Trump's movie career: Won the "Worst Supporting Actor" award

Did you know Donald Trump almost played the US President even before he ran for it? He was offered the role in the 2015 TV-film Sharknado 3.

14 Jul 2017


The 2017 Emmy Nominations announced

The Emmy nominations are out and it looks like "Saturday Night Live" and "Westworld" will lead the pack with 22 nominations each.

19 Sep 2016

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Game of Thrones breaks records!

Game of Thrones, the fantasy drama series, has broken records for the highest number of Emmy Awards ever won by a fictional series.