TITLE

Laffers need to roll six to qualify

AUTHOR(S)
Gervich, Chad
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/15/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 53, pA2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the qualifications for the nominees of the 2005 Emmy Awards for television series, specifically in drama and comedy. It has been laid that the nominees should have multiple episodes including six comedic or dramatic episodes for the entries that will support the claim for both drama and comedy. One of the highly acclaimed entries for the season is "Desperate Housewives" which is considered to be neither a pure comedy nor a pure drama.
ACCESSION #
21197000

 

Related Articles

  • Drama Series.  // Daily Variety;8/2/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 21, pA1 

    The article presents comments regarding the U.S. Emmy Awards nominations for best drama series. Ed Martin of "Meyer's Report," questions the exclusion of "Lost" in the list of nominees. Donna Plesh of "TheColumnists.com" also expressed her disappointment on the exclusion of the "Lost." Henry...

  • PRIMETIME EMMY NOMS.  // Daily Variety;7/16/2004, Vol. 284 Issue 9, p6 

    Presents a list of nominations for the 2004 Emmy Awards in the U.S. Titles of TV programs in the comedy and drama categories; Lead actors in a drama series or comedy series; Individual performance in a variety or music program.

  • The Envelope, Please. Winslow, George // Broadcasting & Cable;6/6/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 23, p18 

    Discusses the highlights in the history of the Emmy awards for television programs in the U.S. Winner of an Emmy award for outstanding situation comedy in 1952; List of TV programs which have already won an award for outstanding drama or comedy series; Number of Emmy nominations received by TV...

  • Big 4: A Big Deal. Albiniak, Paige // Broadcasting & Cable;6/6/2005, Vol. 135 Issue 23, p19 

    Forecasts the winners in the 2005 Emmy awards for television programs in the U.S. Number of Emmy awards received by Home Box Office Inc. in 2004; Expectation on the TV comedies to compete for the outstanding comedy award; Contenders for the outstanding TV drama award.

  • Emmy winners 1994-2004.  // Daily Variety;6/10/2005, Vol. 287 Issue 50, pA28 

    The article presents a list of Emmy Awards winners from 1994 to 2004. Some of the comedy series that won the award are: Arrested Development, Everybody Loves Raymond, Friends, and, Sex and the City. Some of the drama series that won the award are: The Sopranos, The West Wing, and, The West Wing....

  • Canceled Sitcoms Have a Last Hurrah. Finn, Natalie // Television Week;7/31/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 30, p40 

    The article reports on the canceled sitcoms with nominations at the 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California, in August 2006. Six-time Emmy winner Malcolm in the Middle, one of the best non-animated sitcoms Fox has ever had on its schedule, exited the airwaves in May 2006...

  • Chappelle's Show. Atkin, Hillary // Television Week;5/31/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 22, p36 

    Features the television program "Chapelle's Show," a potential nominee for the Emmy's best variety, music or comedy series award. Topics tackled in the show; Creators of the show; Comment from Bill Hillary, executive vice president and general manager of Comedy Central, about the show.

  • Voters throw a surprise party. Hibberd, James // Hollywood Reporter Weekend Edition;7/17/2009, Vol. 410 Issue 34, p8 

    The article reports on the unexpected nomination of several television comedies for the 61st Emmy Awards in 2009. This year's nominations for outstanding comedy series include animated series "Family Guy" and "Flight of the Conchords." One of the industry experts says that "Family Guy" had the...

  • Reality, Basic Cable Gleam With Emmy. Grego, Melissa; Chunovic, Louis // Television Week;7/21/2003, Vol. 22 Issue 29, p1A 

    Reports on the decision of the U.S. Academy of Television Arts and Sciences to present its reality competition Emmy Award during the 55th annual Primetime Emmy Awards telecast in 2003. Nominees for Outstanding Drama; Reason for the decision; Significance of reality television programming.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics