• Emmys Trivia: 20 Surprising Facts From 2019's Nominations

    1 month ago - By Variety

    For a show that technically wasn't eligible at the Emmy Awards in 2019, “The Handmaid's Tale” did quite well this year. The Hulu drama picked up 11 nominations, including major ones like outstanding directing, writing, guest actress and guest actor, thanks to a quirk in the TV Academy's Emmy rules. As previously noted, most of...
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  • Game of Thrones' Alfie Allen 'Shocked' at Emmy Nomination, Cast Group Chat Is 'Going Crazy'

    1 month ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Alfie Allen is an Emmy nominee - and the entire Game of Thrones cast is celebrating!
    The British actor played Theon Greyjoy in all eight seasons of the epic HBO series, and his frequently heartbreaking performance was rewarded when his name was called out in the supporting actor in a drama series category on Tuesday.
    In all, the show got a record-breaking 32 nominations, making it the most nominated show ever in a single year.
    “32 nominations, it's pretty insane. It's collectively a mad thing,” Allen, 32, tells PEOPLE. “We've got a group chat going, it's going crazy at the moment. It's...
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  • Emmy nominations 2019: Biggest surprises and snubs

    Emmy nominations 2019: Biggest surprises and snubs

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    HBO seized the Iron Throne Tuesday when the TV academy handed out its annual Emmy nominations. The premium cable channel walked away with a whopping 137 nods, largely due to the overwhelming love for “Game of Thrones,” whose controversial final season received a record 32 nominations, the most for any series - ever. The producers...
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  • Christina Applegate Hilariously Reacts to Her Emmy Nomination: ‘How Did I Sneak in There?'

    1 month ago - By Celebrity Babies

    Christina Applegate is still in disbelief about her 2019 Emmy nomination for Lead Actress in a Comedy for her role in Netflix's Dead to Me .
    “It hasn't really sunken in,” the actress told PEOPLE exclusively on Tuesday. “My daughter and I are still in our pajamas so that's kind of the morning we are having. I wasn't paying attention and my phone was off but I just happened to look over and our executive producer was calling me. I was like, ‘Why is she calling me at 8:40AM?' And then I was like, ‘Ohhh!' I did not expect that at all.”
    Applegate, 47, stars in the Netflix dark comedy alongside...
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  • 'Game of Thrones' Leads 71st Emmy Awards Nominations With 32 Nods

    'Game of Thrones' Leads 71st Emmy Awards Nominations With 32 Nods

    1 month ago - By Hypebeast

    The Television Academy announced its nominees for the 71st Annual Emmy Awards today, and HBO hit Game of Thrones leads with a record-breaking 32 nominations. Other popular titles that racked up several nominations include HBO's Chernobyl with 19, NBC's Saturday Night Live with 18, and Ava DuVernay's When They See Us with 16, which earned Netflix the most nods for the upcoming awards show. Beyoncé's own Netflix special, Homecoming , landed six nominations, including Outstanding Directing and Outstanding Music Direction. Meanwhile, When They See Us actor Jharrel Jerome earned his first...
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