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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 Writing For A Variety,...

2008-07-17 18:00:33

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lionsgate's acclaimed AMC drama MAD MEN earned 16 Emmy(R) nominations today -- the most among all drama series -- marking the first time a basic cable program has topped that list.

2006-08-08 01:15:14

By Nellie Andreeva LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Comedy Central has given the green light to "Three Strikes," a comedy pilot from Jon Stewart's production company. The project is a character-based comedy set in the world of minor league baseball.

2006-03-12 21:59:05

By Georg Szalai ASPEN, Colo. (Hollywood Reporter) - The 12th annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival wrapped over the weekend with talk of Russell Simmons' "Def Comedy Jam" returning to the HBO schedule, awards bestowed on performers and films and, of course, dealmaking for rising comedy stars.

2005-09-19 17:41:54

57th Annual Primetime Emmys , 8-11 p.m., CBS) By Barry Garron LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Why is it so hard to understand that the running time for an awards show is finite? It's like a packing box.

2005-07-12 19:06:37

By Ray Richmond LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - The smart money says it will be raining housewives and castaways when nominations for the 57th annual Primetime Emmy Awards are announced Thursday.

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