Celebritology 2.0: Emmy Awards


Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 09/24/2012

The Emmy Awards 2012: A breakdown by the numbers

How many Emmys did “Mad Men” win? How many times did Lena Dunham appear nude?

By Jen Chaney  |  01:22 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 09/24/2012

The Emmys 2012 red carpet: The 10 best, 10 worst and 5 so-so looks

A good night for Tina Fey and Jessica Pare, not so much for Ashley Judd.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:20 AM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:46 AM ET, 09/24/2012

‘Mandy Patinkin: holla’ and more memorable Emmy Awards quotes

Claire Danes, Ricky Gervais and Seth MacFarlane all make the list.

By Jen Chaney  |  12:46 AM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:22 PM ET, 09/23/2012

Emmys 2012: When Julia Louis-Dreyfus wins, Amy Poehler wins also

Poehler lost. But her speech swap gag still put her in the spotlight.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:22 PM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Emmy Awards, Amy Poehler, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 09/21/2012

Emmy Awards 2012: A list of 10 predictions

Which show has a lock on best comedy? Who are the unbeatable actors? Read on.

By Jen Chaney  |  01:44 PM ET, 09/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 09/20/2012

Emmy Awards 2012: From Jon Hamm to Michael C. Hall, a salute to the noms who have never won

Don Draper really is an underdog of sorts.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:19 AM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 07/19/2012

The 10 most egregious Emmy nomination snubs

A list of the biggest oversights.

By Jen Chaney  |  03:12 PM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Emmy Awards, Parks and Recreation, Walking Dead, Mad Men

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Kathryn Joosten of ‘Desperate Housewives’ earns posthumous Emmy Award nomination

Joosten, who died in June, could win her third Emmy.

By Maura Judkis  |  11:54 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 07/19/2012

‘Downton Abbey’: Emmy nods for Anna, Mr. Bates, Lady Mary and more

The show did well with nominations. Very well.

By Jen Chaney  |  11:15 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 07/19/2012

Miniseries Emmy bid for ‘American Horror Story’ pays off

The weirdest show on television tied “Mad Men” for most Emmy Award nods by competing in an unusual category.

By Jen Chaney  |  09:48 AM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:03 PM ET, 09/19/2011

Jane Lynch: How did she do as Emmy host?

Were the telecast’s comedic thuds her fault, or the fault of the writers?

By Jen Chaney  |  02:03 PM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 09/19/2011

Margo Martindale, Peter Dinklage and more: Rank the biggest Emmy surprises (Video)

Which shocker was most shocking?

By Jen Chaney  |  12:37 PM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Will Arnett interviews his own wife, Charlie Sheen speaks and more weird Emmy moments

The Emmy Awards proceedings got strange, sometimes for better and sometimes for worse.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:25 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 09/19/2011

‘Friday Night Lights’: How its Emmy wins (and losses) represent the show’s values

Just like the Dillon Panthers and East Dillon Lions, the show lost some. But finally, after five seasons of quality play, it won some, too.

By Jen Chaney  |  08:29 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:57 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Emmys: The best and worst in red carpet fashion

Who looked great, who looked bad and who wore outfits that almost worked.

By Jen Chaney  |  01:57 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:11 AM ET, 09/19/2011

Emmys: Steve Carell, Connie Britton and more Emmy snubs

Some actors who should have finally gotten their due didn’t get it.

By Jen Chaney  |  12:11 AM ET, 09/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:14 PM ET, 09/18/2011

Melissa McCarthy wins Emmy in memorable, beauty pageant moment

The “Mike and Molly” star snags a trophy and a tiara.

By Jen Chaney  |  10:14 PM ET, 09/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:07 PM ET, 09/18/2011

Alec Baldwin bit pulled from Emmy telecast

His News Corp.-mocking joke was pulled from the opening video.

By Jen Chaney  |  08:07 PM ET, 09/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 09/18/2011

Jane Lynch: Five things you may not know about the Emmy host and ‘Glee star’

She overcame a drinking problem. Also, she calls Charlie Sheen “such a pro.”

By Jen Chaney  |  11:44 AM ET, 09/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 09/16/2011

The Emmys: Who will win (and should win) for best drama, best comedy and more

Here are predictions as well as Jen Chaney’s personal picks for the big Emmy winners.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:23 PM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 09/15/2011

Steve Carell: Five reasons he deserves the Emmy for best actor in a comedy

Prognosticators say he’ll finally score a trophy for his swan song portrayal of Michael Scott. Here’s why he deserves it.

By Jen Chaney  |  04:30 PM ET, 09/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 09/01/2010

When Emmy fashion policing goes too far

Suffice it to say, the world of fashion criticism can get a little mean. But it seems that certain rules should be followed here, one of which is: criticize in real time on the Internet if you must, but don't blast people's gowns on live television before the ceremony has even started, especially on the network hosting the show. On Sunday night, NBC broke that rule.

By Jen Chaney  |  02:10 PM ET, 09/01/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fashion, Fashion, Fashion | Tags:  Emmy Awards