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Primetime Emmy Awards

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  • ESPN's Jamie Horowitz to Join NBC News as Senior VP and General Manager

    NBC News has poached Jamie Horowitz from ESPN to become the senior VP and general manager of the "Today" show. Horowitz, who currently serves as VP of original programming and production at ABC sister network ESPN, will oversee all three aspects of...
  • MTV to Host VMAs in Los Angeles on Emmy Weekend

    MTV's Video Music Awards ceremony was probably one of the main catalysts in NBC's decision to move this year's Primetime Emmy awards to a Monday, as the cabler had long staked claim to Aug. 24 as this year's date for its annual event. Perhaps as a way to...
  • 'Other Woman' may beat 'Capt. America'; Seth Meyers to host Emmys

    'Other Woman' may beat 'Capt. America'; Seth Meyers to host Emmys
    After the coffee. Before finding out why I'm not hosting the Emmys. The Skinny: It is never fun giving a cat medicine. Try giving your cat three different doses if you really want frustration. I'm pretty sure Skinny isn't enjoying it either. Today's...
  • Seth Meyers tapped to host 2014 Emmy Awards

    Seth Meyers tapped to host 2014 Emmy Awards
    Seth Meyers will go from late night to prime time in August: The funnyman will host this year's Emmy Awards, NBC and the Television Academy confirmed Thursday night. TV's biggest night falls on Aug. 25 at 8 p.m. -- remember, that's a Monday! -- on NBC,...
  • Neil Patrick Harris: Hedwig, not me, cursed at a fan during show

    Neil Patrick Harris: Hedwig, not me, cursed at a fan during show
    Neil Patrick Harris -- nay, his character Hedwig -- let an angry F-bomb fly during a performance of the Broadway musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" on Saturday. The "How I Met Your Mother" star, who plays an angsty, transgender rock musician in the...
  • Sarah Silverman Joins 'Masters of Sex' Cast

    Comedian and actress Sarah Silverman has joined the second season of the Showtime drama "Masters of Sex," Variety has learned. The period drama created by Michelle Ashford stars Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan as famed sex researchers William Masters...
  • Richard Carlton, TV Exec Who Oversaw the International Emmys, Dies at 95

    Richard Carlton, a former executive at Trans Lux Television who brought such cartoon hits as "Felix the Cat" and "Speed Racer" to American audiences and later oversaw the International Emmy Awards, died of natural causes at home in White Plains, N.Y.,...
  • Daniel Craig, Seth Meyers Appear in White House Campaign to Curb Sexual Assaults

    Vice President Joseph Biden has enlisted Daniel Craig, Seth Meyers, Benicio Del Toro, Steve Carell and Dulé Hill for a new series of public service announcements aimed at curbing campus sexual assaults. The PSAs are aimed at men and try to encourage...
  • Will Emmys reconcile with 'Good Wife' after its best season?

    Will Emmys reconcile with 'Good Wife' after its best season?
    Emmy voters, when they find a show they like, tend to reward it again and again — until they don't. And once a series is snubbed, it's rare that it returns to favor. CBS' legal drama "The Good Wife" may well force the issue, though, having...
  • Jerry Seinfeld's 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' Renewed by Sony Crackle for 4 More Seasons

    There will be even more coffee, comedy and cars: Sony Pictures Television's Crackle will bring back "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," created by and starring Jerry Seinfeld, for four more seasons. The four additional seasons, a total of 24 new...
  • Netflix Sets Premiere Date for Eli Roth's 'Hemlock Grove' Season 2

    Netflix's supernatural thriller "Hemlock Grove" was not its most buzzed-out original series, but audience reception evidently was strong enough that the show is coming back to the service for a second run in July. All 10 episodes of the sophomore...
  • Disney taps ABC News head Ben Sherwood for top television post

    Disney taps ABC News head Ben Sherwood for top television post
    Walt Disney Co. has tapped ABC News President Ben Sherwood to succeed Anne Sweeney next year as co-chairman, Disney Media Networks and president of the Disney/ABC Television Group. In his new role, Sherwood will have oversight over not only the ABC...