Latest Primetime Emmy Awards Stories

2011-09-16 12:00:00

Performics tracks search & social buzz and wonders: Will online chatter lead to offline gold? Chicago (PRWEB) September 16, 2011 Performics (http://www.performics.com), the performance marketing agency owned by Publicis Groupe, today unveiled its Primetime Emmy® Online Comedy Index that tracks which nominees command the most online buzz leading up to the Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 18. The comedy index compares and contrasts search and social buzz for all nominees in three top...

2011-09-17 07:00:00

Full Sail University is proud to recognize Full Sail graduate Brad North on his personal nomination and win of a Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Award. North won in the category of âœOutstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)â for his work as a Re-Recording Mixer on the episode entitled âœBombshellsâ for the popular Fox series House. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences awarded the...

2011-07-14 12:46:00

NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- COMEDY CENTRAL earned twelve nominations in the 2010-2011 Primetime Emmy® Awards competition, it was announced today by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS). Fourteen-time Emmy-winner (including a record eight consecutive wins for program) "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," the network's unique news parody series, is nominated this year in four categories: Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series, Outstanding...

2010-08-30 08:51:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- COMEDY CENTRAL earned two major awards in the 2009-2010 Primetime Emmy® Awards competition, announced at last night's telecast by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS). Multiple Emmy-winner "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," the network's unique news parody series, won again this year in the category of Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series. This brings the grand total of Primetime Emmys for the "Daily Show" to...

2010-08-18 09:42:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has chosen to use Nixle WireWords as its exclusive text messaging partner for the upcoming 62nd Primetime Emmy® Awards, to be broadcast live on NBC on Sunday, August 29. By texting the keyword "Emmys" to 888777, viewers will receive up-to-the-minute news and announcements directly to their mobile phones from Emmy insiders at the Nokia Theatre in the run up to and during this year's...

2010-07-27 10:00:00

NORTH HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation has launched its 3rd Annual Primetime Emmy Season Online Auction, which is open for bids at www.ebay.com/emmysfoundation through August 1st at 4:00 pm PT. The auction is building on the excitement leading up to the 62nd Primetime Emmy® Awards airing on NBC on August 29th. The Foundation is the charitable arm of the Television Academy, and proceeds from the auction...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.