Not everyone can be a winner. After losing best TV comedy ensemble at Saturdays Screen Actors Guild Awards, the cast of HBOs Veep assembled for a dejected group photo. Its an honor to be nominated, Julia Louis-Dreyfus captioned the photoon Instagram, while Tony Hale simply wrote, ... Read More... http://feeds.ew.com/~r/entertainmentweekly/tv/coverage/~3/leJNfEdhQRQ/sag-awards-2016-veep-celebrates-losing
Don't get into a war of words with Sarah Paulson... http://feeds.ew.com/~r/entertainmentweekly/tv/coverage/~3/1dC8ZQ05Phg/mean-tweets-daniel-radcliffe-julia-louis-dreyfus-jimmy-kimmel
Really good group this time around, also including Viola Davis, Colin Farrell, and Kurt Russell. Fun and games aside, though, it'stime to put the security for Michael B. Jordan's mustache on high alert. http://www.vulture.com/2015/12/sarah-paulson-mean-tweets.html
Twitter has transformed into a very of-the-moment version of Bartlett's Familiar Quotations . The social media network is ablaze with the hashtag #BestTVQuotes2015 , which TV fans are using to broadcast some of their favorite lines from TV shows that aired this year. Netflix shows -- "The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt," "Jessica Jones," "BoJack Horseman," "Orange Is the New Black" -- loom large in the conversation. That may be due, in part, to stellar writing on the streaming service, but it's also partially a product of avid Twitter users' love of the Internet. Here be cordcutters. Reading through the quotes is a great way to relive some of the best moments of one of the best years of TV ever. But you don't have to have seen all the shows people are talking about to appreciate most of these quotes. Many are hilarious -- and a few are profound. Here are 15 of our favorites so far... Read More...
Stephanie Laing isnt a familiar name in the online video world, but thats about to change. The director and executive producer of HBOs Veep will launch the female-centric online comedy network PYPO on January 4, 2016. PYPO, which is an acronym for Put Your Pretty On, was founded earlier in 2015 by Laing and Susan Paley , a former executive from Beats by Dre . The new comedy network will feature original content includingsketch videos, editorials, and animations. These creations will all focus on a different theme each week, such as why women say theyre sorry all the time (which Amy Schumer did a wonderful take on earlier this year ) or what it means for a woman to have it all. Every Monday, PYPO will also release a weekly themed e-mail newsletter dubbed The PYPEline , followed up by a Thursday issue covering user-generated content from that weeks highlighted theme. Read More...
Here are the lists of Golden Globe nominations announced this morning by TV series and networks: NOMINATIONS BY TV SERIES OR PROGRAM American Crime 3 Fargo 3 Mr. Robot 3 Outlander 3 Transparent 3 Wolf Hall 3 American Horror Story: Hotel 2 Empire 2 Flesh & Bone 2 Mozart in the Jungle 2 Narcos 2 Orange is the New Black 2 Veep 2 http://deadline.com/2015/12/golden-globes-nominations-2016-tv-series-networks-list-1201664377/
Here is the list of TV’s nominees for the 2016 Golden Globes: DRAMA SERIES Empire Game of Thrones Mr. Robot Outlander Narcos DRAMA – ACTOR Jon Hamm, Mad Men (also a SAG Award nominee) Rami Malek, Mr. Robot (also a SAG Award nominee) Wagner Moura, Narcos Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul (also a SAG Award nominee) Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan DRAMA – ACTRESS Caitriona Balfe, Outlander Viola Davis, How to Get Away With Murder (also a SAG Award nominee) Eva Green, Penny Dreadful Taraji P. Henson, Empire Robin Wright, House of Cards (also a SAG Award nominee) COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES Casual Mozart in the Jungle Orange Is the New Black Silicon Valley Transparent Veep COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES – ACTRESS Rachel Bloom, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Jamie Lee Curtis, Scream Queens Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep (also a SAG Award nominee) Gina Rodriguez, Jane the Virgin Lily Tomlin, Grace & Frankie COMEDY OR MUSICAL SERIES – ACTOR Aziz Anzari, Master of None Gael García Bernal, Mozart in the Jungle Rob Lowe, The Grinder Patrick Stewart, Blunt Talk Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent (also a SAG Award nominee) TV-MOVIE OR MINISERIES American Crime American Horror Story: Hotel Fargo Flesh & Bone Wolf Hall TV-MOVIE OR MINISERIES – ACTOR Idris Elba, Luther (also a SAG Award nominee) Oscar Isaac, Show Me a Hero David Oyelowo, Nightingale Mark Rylance, Wolf Hall (also a SAG Award nominee) Patrick Wilson, Fargo TV-MOVIE OR MINISERIES – ACTRESS Lady Gaga, American Horror Story: Hotel Kirsten Dunst, Fargo Sarah Hay, Flesh & Bone Felicity Huffman, American Crime Queen Latifah, Bessie (also a SAG Award nominee) SERIES, TV-MOVIE OR MINISERIES – SUPPORTING ACTRESS Uzo Aduba, Orange Is the New Black (also a SAG Award nominee) Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey Regina King, American Crime Judith Light, Transparent Maura Tierney, The Affair SERIES, TV-MOVIE OR MINISERIES – SUPPORTING ACTOR Alan Cumming, The Good Wife Damian Lewis, Wolf Hall Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline Tobias Menzies, Outlander Christian Slater, Mr. Robot The Golden Globes will be broadcast by NBC on Sunday, Jan. 10 and will be hosted by Ricky Gervais. Tell us what you think about the nominations in the comments! Source: http://tvline.com/2015/12/10/golden-globe-nominations-2016-globes-awards-nominees/
If Sam Richardson can bear to have Selina Meyer as his boss, a job in the LAPD should be a piece of cake right? The Veep actor has booked a guest stint on New Girls upcoming fifth season, TVLine has learned exclusively. Richardson will appear in one episode of the Fox comedy as a not-particularly-bright, http://tvline.com/2015/12/07/new-girl-sam-richardson-season-5-cast/
The Producers Guild of America is out with theTV nominations for its 27th annual PGA Awards , and its a tough day for the broadcast networks. Cable and streaming services nabbed nine of the combined 10 spots in the drama and comedy categories, saved only by ABCs Modern Family. In the drama category, one AMC freshman ( Better Call Saul ) and one wrapped AMC series ( Mad Men ) will duke it out with a trio of regulars: HBOs Game Of Thrones , Netflixs House Of Cards and http://deadline.com/2015/12/pga-awards-tv-nominations-game-of-thrones-transparent-1201659062/
The Writers Guild of America east and west divisions have announced their nominees for the best in television, new media, news, radio, and promotional writing for the past year. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Better Call Saul and USAs Mr. Robot lead with multiple nominationsin company that includes institutions like Game of Thrones and Mad Men.The awards will be handed out in New York and Los Angeles at simultaneous ceremonies on Feb. 13. Contenders for best Drama Series are FXs The Americans, AMCs Saul, HBOs Thrones and Robot. The Comedy Series pack includes Silicon Valley, Broad City, Veep, Kimmy Schmidt and Transparent. Read More... http://www.thewrap.com/game-of-thrones-unbreakable-kimmy-schmidt-land-writers-guild-tv-nominations/