Emmy Watch: NBC, Universal Television Put Their Best Faces Forward in 2014 Campaign

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And they’re off!

The polls don’t open for another two months, but make no mistake — the 2014 Emmy race is already underway.

To wit, NBC/Universal Television is set to roll out its Emmy campaign this week, and TVLine has an exclusive first look at the “certified” key art … READ MORE & VIEW POSTERS

Emmys: True Detective to Compete as Drama Series, Versus Entering Less-Crowded Mini Race

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And the interesting Emmys decisions keep on coming.

Just hours after news broke that Showtime’s Shameless would switch categories and compete at this year’s Emmys as a comedy, it is now being reported that HBO’s acclaimed True Detective will forgo entering the less-competitive, less-crowded miniseres races and instead vie as a drama. READ MORE

Emmy Switcheroo Scoop: Shameless to Compete in Comedy (Not Drama) Categories in 2014

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The 2014 Emmy race is about to become a laughing matter for Showtime’s Shameless. READ MORE

Emmys Shake-Up Includes New Reality-TV Races, Potentially More Best Series Contenders

Emmy Awards Changes 2014

I’ll say this up front: This won’t necessarily make the Emmys telecast run longer.

But three months before this year’s eligibility period closes and nominations begin to crystallize, the Television Academy has announced a half-dozen changes for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, to be handed out in late August. READ MORE

Big Bang Theory Exclusive: Bob Newhart Set to Make Third Appearance as Professor Proton

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Bob Newhart and The Big Bang Theory can’t get enough of each other.

The veteran actor is set to reprise his Emmy-winning role as Sheldon and Leonard’s childhood idol Professor Proton later this season, TVLine has learned exclusively. READ MORE

Emmy Shock: 2014 Telecast to Air on a Monday


The Emmys are on the move.

NBC announced Tuesday that the 2014 ceremony will take place three weeks earlier than usual (as expected) and on a Monday (um, what?!). READ MORE

2014 Emmy Race Exclusive: Merged TV-Movie/ Miniseries Category Headed For a Breakup


The resurgence of the television miniseries could lead to a major (and overdue) shift in the 2014 Emmy race.

TVLine has learned exclusively that the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will soon consider a proposal to separate movies and miniseries into separate categories. READ MORE

Orange Is the New Black Submitting as Drama, Not Comedy, for Golden Globes, Emmy Races

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Orange Is the New…drama?

Apparently so, now that Netflix has scrapped its original plan to enter the buzzy freshman prison series in the comedy categories for next year’s Emmy and Golden Globes award races, instead …READ MORE

Emmys Watch: 15 Freshman Comedy Series/Stars Who Could (or Should) Shake Up the Old Guard


Emmy aficionados know the drill: Each July, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announces its annual slate of nominees, inspiring a strange cocktail of elation and dread.

But just as vexing as the usual snubs …READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS

Video: Laura Dern Buzzes (Elegantly) About the Late, Great Enlightened

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HBO’s Enlightened may not have scored a Season 3 pickup from HBO, but that did nothing to dampen Laura Dern’s good vibrations when TVLine’s Michael Ausiello caught up with her on the Emmy red carpet Sunday. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO