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Paul Feig and The Female Experience

19 July 2016 11:46 AM, PDT | FilmSchoolRejects.com | See recent FilmSchoolRejects news »

How the Filmmaker Honors Women by Capturing Our World Authentically.

In case you missed it during your trip to Mars: the new, very funny and in some ways, revolutionary Ghostbusters — co-written by Katie Dippold and Paul Feig — stars four exceptional women in lead roles. After much noisy whining and many buckets of tears shed by insecure manbabies, we finally know that the Paul Feig-directed remake is indeed very good, stands on its own as a fresh take on an existing universe and resides harmoniously alongside the original film that came 32 years before it. But that’s not all. We also know that the new Ghostbusters thankfully isn’t just a simplistic gender-swapped comedy that forces male-centric themes onto its story just for the sake of being gentle on the aforementioned manbaby crusaders and skeptics. It is instead unapologetically true to the female experience in portraying its lead characters (played by Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig »

- Tomris Laffly

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Buns in the Oven: 24 Stars Who Are Expecting Babies This Year

14 July 2016 7:10 PM, PDT | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

This year is off to a great start for the crop of celebrity couples who are adding to their families. Some stars, like Kerry Washington, Blake Lively, Megan Fox, and Liv Tyler, are gearing up to welcome their second or third child, while a whole handful of others - including Ellie Kemper, Behati Prinsloo, and Bar Refaeli - are sporting baby bumps for the very first time. Keep reading for all the stars who are expecting babies this year, then see all the celebs who became parents for the first time recently. »

- Brittney Stephens

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Emmy Nominations: Top 7 Reactions

14 July 2016 5:46 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Whether you’re a grateful nominee, a passionate fan, or even a gracious non-nominee (snubee?), there’s a good chance you’ve got something to say about Thursday’s Emmy nominations.

PhotosEmmys 2016: The 20 Biggest Snubs

But soaking in every reaction to the news would require a whole lot of reading (boo!), so Team TVLine took it upon itself to do the leg work for you (yay!), rounding up our six favorite responses.

RelatedEmmy Nominations: The Good Wife‘s Last Hurrah, Outlander‘s Pretty Nods, The Whispers (!) and Other Fun Facts

* Let’s start with You’re the Worst star Aya Cash, »

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Emmys Upstage Oscars In Diversity and Female-Led Programs In 2016

14 July 2016 2:53 PM, PDT | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

After Oscars So White, when every single one of the 20 acting nominations were given to white thespians, Thursday’s Emmy nominations revealed far more diversity in the television industry. While the Motion Picture Academy responds well to certain high-end dramas such as Best Picture winner “12 Years a Slave,” those films just don’t come along that often. (So far Oscars 2017 look to tell a different story.)

Unlike the movie industry, in television more shows are aimed at more diverse audiences from the start, which gives 19,000 Emmy voters a wealth of options. The television industry casts a wide net, aiming shows at every audience segment, especially women, who are consistently underserved by the Hollywood studios, despite their strong box office stats.

Read More: The full Emmy nominations list

In dramatic contrast, this year’s Emmy contenders put strong women front and center, matching wits and strength with their male co-stars. This »

- Anne Thompson

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Emmys Upstage Oscars In Diversity and Female-Led Programs In 2016

14 July 2016 2:53 PM, PDT | Indiewire Television | See recent Indiewire Television news »

After Oscars So White, when every single one of the 20 acting nominations were given to white thespians, Thursday’s Emmy nominations revealed far more diversity in the television industry. While the Motion Picture Academy responds well to certain high-end dramas such as Best Picture winner “12 Years a Slave,” those films just don’t come along that often. (So far Oscars 2017 look to tell a different story.)

Unlike the movie industry, in television more shows are aimed at more diverse audiences from the start, which gives 19,000 Emmy voters a wealth of options. The television industry casts a wide net, aiming shows at every audience segment, especially women, who are consistently underserved by the Hollywood studios, despite their strong box office stats.

Read More: The full Emmy nominations list

In dramatic contrast, this year’s Emmy contenders put strong women front and center, matching wits and strength with their male co-stars. This »

- Anne Thompson

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Emmys Upstage Oscars In Diversity and Female-Led Programs In 2016

14 July 2016 2:53 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

After Oscars So White, when every single one of the 20 acting nominations were given to white thespians, Thursday’s Emmy nominations revealed far more diversity in the television industry. While the Motion Picture Academy responds well to certain high-end dramas such as Best Picture winner “12 Years a Slave,” those films just don’t come along that often. (So far Oscars 2017 look to tell a different story.)

Unlike the movie industry, in television more shows are aimed at more diverse audiences from the start, which gives 19,000 Emmy voters a wealth of options. The television industry casts a wide net, aiming shows at every audience segment, especially women, who are consistently underserved by the Hollywood studios, despite their strong box office stats.

Read More: The full Emmy nominations list

In dramatic contrast, this year’s Emmy contenders put strong women front and center, matching wits and strength with their male co-stars. This »

- Anne Thompson

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Tracee Ellis Ross Called Her Mom Diana Ross After Getting Her First Emmy Nomination

14 July 2016 2:00 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

When Tracee Ellis Ross found out she was nominated for her very first Emmy award, the black-ish actress made sure her first phone call was to mom Diana Ross. "I got up and I ran and danced weirdly around my dining room," Ross tells People. "Then I opened my front door and I don't know where I thought I was trying to go, so I closed the door and I called my mom. She was really cute and we screamed for a little bit."In addition to her first Emmy nod, Ross, 43, has plenty to celebrate since her costar Anthony Anderson »

- Emily Strohm, @emablonde

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Emmys 2016: Bob Odenkirk ‘Blown Away,’ Idris Elba ‘Floored’ By Nominations, More Official Reactions

14 July 2016 1:06 PM, PDT | Indiewire | See recent Indiewire news »

While Twitter has been blowing up with crazy reactions from the Emmy nominees, many of the actors and filmmakers are also sitting back and reflecting on the achievements of their show and everyone involved. In official statements following the announcement, actors including Ellie Kemper (“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”), Idris Elba (“Luther”) and Bob Odenkirk (“Better Call Saul”), as well as behind-the-camera stars including director Susanne Bier (“The Night Manager”), director Ryan Murphy (“The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story”) and Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos all offered some warm thanks to their peers and the people they work with.

Read More: Emmys 2016 Nominations: ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Mr. Robot,’ ‘The Americans’ Get Major Nods

Idris Elba, “Luther”: “I am floored that I’ve been nominated but I am even more excited that “Luther” has been nominated as well. The success of “Luther” is so much due to the »

- Kyle Kizu and Kate Halliwell

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Primetime Emmy Awards Target Game Of Thrones

14 July 2016 12:22 PM, PDT | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

The Emmy nods have hit the Internet, and there are a few surprises among these stellar examples of Primetime TV. Game of Thrones leads the pack with a whopping 23 nominations, which probably will not surprise anyone who has tuned in to the show this season. It’s certainly one of the better programs on TV right now, and this season has been particularly stellar.

More surprising – and, in some ways, more deserved – are several nods to Mr. Robot, including an Outstanding Drama and Lead Actor In A Drama for Rami Malek. Christian Slater gets nothing, despite his Golden Globe win, but I guess we can’t have everything. While Malek has some serious competition in his category, including Hollywood heavyweights Liev Schrieber and Kevin Spacey, here’s hoping that he takes home the prize. He certainly deserves it.

While Game of Thrones dominates in many categories, there’s quite a »

- Lauren Humphries-Brooks

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The 68th Emmy Award Nominations

14 July 2016 11:52 AM, PDT | Cinelinx | See recent Cinelinx news »

This morning, Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham took the stage to announce this year's Emmy nominated shows and actors!  Come inside to find out who and what were selected!

In consideration of keeping our readers from having to go through all 113 catagories, below are the list of biggest awards to be handed at the 68th Annual Emmy Awards.  If you'd like to see all the rest you can click here!

Outstanding Drama Series

Game of Thrones

Mr. Robot

House of Cards

Downton Abbey

Better Call Saul

The Americans

Homeland

Outstanding Comedy Series

Veep

Transparent

Modern Family

black-ish

Silicon Valley

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Master of None

Outstanding Drama Actor

Kevin Spacey (House of Cards)

Rami Malek (Mr. Robot)

Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)

Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan)

Kyle Chandler (Bloodline)

Matthew Rhys (The Americans)

Outstanding Drama Actress

Robin Wright (House of Cards)

Viola Davis (How to Get Away with Murder)

Tatiana Maslany »

- feeds@cinelinx.com (Matt Malliaros)

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Emmys 2016 Nominations: Game of Thrones and The People v O.J. Score Big, The Americans Gets Its First Noms

14 July 2016 10:45 AM, PDT | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

The nominations for the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards (otherwise known as the 2016 Emmys) were announced Thursday morning by Anthony Anderson (black-ish) and Lauren Graham (Netflix’s upcoming Gilmore Girls revival). Out of all the shows nominated for Emmys, Game of Thrones led the pack with 23 nominations, but The People v. O.J. Simpson was right behind with 22 nods, followed by Fargo with 18. Additionally, some new blood finally entered the Emmy race, as The Americans received its first nomination for Outstanding Drama, with series stars Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell also being recognized for their work in the lead acting categories. Furthermore, black-ish nabbed a nomination for Outstanding Comedy Series, Ellie Kemper

Emmys 2016 Nominations: Game of Thrones and The People v O.J. Score Big, The Americans Gets Its First Noms »

- Chris King

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Emmy Nominations 2016: full nominee list

14 July 2016 10:15 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Chris Longo Jul 15, 2016

The Television Academy has spoken! Here are your 2016 Emmy Nominations...

The time to fill out your Emmy Madness Bracket is now. Wait, wrong event. But that would be fun, wouldn’t it? Kirsten Dunst slugging it out versus her network foe Sarah Paulson for Emmy gold. How about perennial favorite Game Of Thrones pitted against underdog newcomer Mr. Robot in the championship round? In the “peak TV” era, maybe a bracket formatted competition is the only true way to determine the best in the world of television.

Anyway, we’ll have to settle for fan polls and speculation as we countdown to the 68th Annual Emmy Award on Sunday, Sept. 18th on ABC. Until then, here is the list of nominees for the major categories. You can find the full list here.

Outstanding Drama Series

The Americans

Better Call Saul

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

Homeland

House of Cards »

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Emmy Awards 2016: The Nominations' Biggest Snubs and Surprises

14 July 2016 10:15 AM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

The 2016 Emmy nominations are in - and not everybody's happy about the names that were read (or weren't) on Thursday morning.Immediately after Gilmore Girls' Lauren Graham and black-ish star Anthony Anderson announced this year's Emmys nods on Thursday morning, TV fans had some strong reactions. Read below for this year's biggest snubs and surprises.Snub: No Good Wife?!The critically acclaimed CBS hit surprised fans this February by announcing during the Super Bowl that this season's finale would be its last. Four-time nominee and two-time winner Julianna Margulies did not get an outstanding lead actress nod. Nor did her colleague Christine Baranski, »

- Lanford Beard, @lanfordbeard

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Emmys 2016 – Game of Thrones bags 23 nominations - as it happened

14 July 2016 10:10 AM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Game of Thrones reigned again with 23 nods while it was a great morning for The People v Oj Simpson, which managed 22, the biggest haul for a debut series since ER

Game of Thrones dominates Emmy awards list with 23 nominationsEmmys 2016: the full list of nomineesEmmys 2016: the predicted nominees in all the major races

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Here’s a visual rundown of the big winners

Related: Emmy nominations 2016 – in pictures

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… I told you he got excited.

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Variety has created a league table for networks and shows respectively. Here’s a glance at the top six shows:

Game of Thrones – 23

The People v Oj Simpson – 22

Fargo – 18

Veep – 17

Saturday Night Live – 16

House of Cards – 13

HBO – 94

FX Networks – 56

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The Hollywood Reporter has been looking into who lost out. Here’s six of the best (worst?).

Julianna Margulies, who previously won twice for her lead role on The Good Wife, »

- Lanre Bakare in New York

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2016 Emmy Nominations: What Leads the Pack?

14 July 2016 9:59 AM, PDT | TVfanatic | See recent TVfanatic news »

Let the Snub Debate begin in 3... 2... 1...

Nominations for the 2016 Emmy Awards are in, with Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham making the announcements this morning, live from Los Angeles.

The ceremony will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and air on ABC on September 18.

Which shows, actors and actresses will be up for major awards that night? Game of Thrones leads all with 23 nods.

Scroll down to find out more and then let the praise and complaints pour in below...

Outstanding Drama

The Americans

Better Call Saul

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

Homeland

House of Cards

Mr Robot

Lead Actor In A Drama

Kyle Chandler, Bloodlines

Rami Malek, Mr Robot

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul

Matthew Rhys, The Americans

Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Lead Actress In A Drama

Claire Danes, Homeland

Viola Davis, How To Get Away With Murder

Taraji P Henson, Empire

Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black

Keri Russell, »

- Matt Richenthal

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'Game of Thrones', 'Mr. Robot' Lead 2016 Emmy Nominations

14 July 2016 9:37 AM, PDT | Rollingstone.com | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Game of Thrones, The People Vs. Oj Simpson: American Crime Story and Fargo received multiple nominations in major categories for the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards. Other notable nods include Mr. Robot's for Outstanding Drama Series and for actor Rami Malek, The People Vs. Oj Simpson for Outstanding Limited Series and recognitions for Cuba Gooding Jr., Courtney B. Vance and Sarah PaulsonThe Americans for Outstanding Drama Series and for Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell; and Veep for Outstanding Comedy Series and for Julia Louis-Dreyfus. The awards ceremony, which Jimmy Kimmel will host, »

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Nominations for the 2016 Primetime Emmy Awards announced

14 July 2016 9:34 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The Television Academy has today announced the nominations for the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, which celebrates the very best in achievement on the small screen over the past twelve months, with The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story and Game of Thrones leading the pack. Check out the list of nominations here…

Outstanding Drama

The Americans

Better Call Saul

Downton Abbey

Game Of Thrones

Homeland

House Of Cards

Mr. Robot

Lead Actor, Drama

Kyle Chandler, Bloodlines

Rami Malek, Mr Robot

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul

Matthew Rhys, The Americans

Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Lead Actress, Drama

Claire Danes, Homeland

Viola Davis, How To Get Away With Murder

Taraji P Henson, Empire

Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black

Keri Russell, The Americans,

Robin Wright, House of Cards

Supporting Actor, Drama

Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul

Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline

Peter Dinklage, Game Of Thrones

Kit Harrington, Game Of Thrones

Michael Kelly, »

- Gary Collinson

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2016 Emmy Nominations: Tituss Burgess, Tracy Morgan, Maisie Williams and More Stars React

14 July 2016 9:13 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Congratulations, nominees! The nominations for the 2016 Emmys were announced Thursday morning, so the stars of many shows have a lot to celebrate. Whether it's a first-time nomination or a repeat honor doesn't matter; these celebrities are feeling the love after being honored in such an official way. Ellie Kemper scored her very first Emmy nomination for Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, while Julia Louis-Dreyfus scored another nod for VeepAnthony Anderson, who expressed his delight while reading out his own nomination, received kudos for Black-ish, as did co-star Tracee Ellis Ross.  Here are more reactions from the stars who were nominated in categories at the »

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The 68th Emmy Award Nominations

14 July 2016 9:02 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

The Television Academy has announced the nominations for the 68th Emmy Awards at the newly-opened Saban Media Center. Television Academy Chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum joined Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham at the nominations ceremony to announce this year's candidates.

The Emmys will be telecast live from The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, September 18th with the broadcast hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. Here's the list of the key nominees:

Outstanding Drama Series

The Americans (FX Networks)

Better Call Saul (AMC)

Downton Abbey (PBS)

Game Of Thrones (HBO)

Homeland (Showtime)

House Of Cards (Netflix)

Mr. Robot (USA)

Outstanding Comedy Series

black-ish (ABC)

Master Of None (Netflix)

Modern Family (ABC)

Silicon Valley (HBO)

Transparent (Amazon)

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series

Matthew Rhys as Philip Jennings, The Americans (FX Networks)

Bob Odenkirk as Jimmy McGill, Better Call Saul (AMC)

Kyle Chandler as John Rayburn, Bloodline »

- Garth Franklin

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Emmy Nominations 2016: My Snappy Judgments

14 July 2016 8:50 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

The 2016 Emmy nominations were, as per usual, both thrilling and maddening. For every inspired nod (The Americans! Finally!) there was a snub that had me scratching the skin off my scalp (no Eva Green again?!). So without further adieu, I give you the good, the bad and the downright ugly from this year’s list.

I’m Super-Ecstatic About:

* The Americans at long last! And Matthew Rhys! And Keri Russell!

* The Academy recognizing the underrated Thomas Middleditch from Silicon Valley.

* Constance Zimmer scoring a supporting actress nod for UnREAL.

* Louie Anderson getting recognized for his gender-bending Baskets work.

* The best »

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