Crisis of the well-drawn laffs

Schneider, Michael
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/7/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 47, pA1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the debate over the Emmy classification of animated programs like "The Simpsons" and "Family Guy". According to the article, the Academy of TV Arts and Sciences allows animated programs to decided where to compete. However, if the program is entered as an animated show, its writers are not allowed to compete for an award against other comedy writers.


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