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How Many Emmys Should ‘Succession’ Actually Win? A Category-by-Category Breakdown

The Emmys catch a lot of flack for narrow and repetitious voting patterns — consistently nominating the same shows at the expense of new and overlooked programs — but credit where credit is due, the TV Academy did (mostly) right by dramas this year. The consensus pick among TV critics for 2021’s best series, “Succession,” […]

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Creative Arts Emmy Analysis: ‘Stranger Things’ and ‘Euphoria’ Are the Big Craft Winners

Netflix’s horror phenomenon,”Stranger Things,” topped all craft categories Tuesday with 12 nominations, riding the strength of Season 4’s popular Vecna monster story line — and becoming the streamer’s most viewed English-language series. However, right behind was HBO’s acclaimed gritty teen drama, “Euphoria,” which grabbed 11 nominations for its breakthrough Season 2, after collecting only two […]

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‘Succession’: Sarah Snook Breaks Down The Masterful Last Scene Of Season 3 [Interview]

If anyone deserves to win an Emmy this year from the cast of “Succession” it’s Sarah Snook. Previously nominated in 2020, Snook masterfully captured the consequences of a corporate takeover attempt gone wrong in the show’s season finale. The season ends on her face, as Shiv, her character, realizes she’s been betrayed by the one […]

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These 2022 Opening Credits Set a New Standard for How to Start a TV Series

When “Peacemaker” premiered in January 2022, no one quite realized the power of John Cena’s hips. Yes, exuberant tweets were sent, explainers were written, and charts were topped. But the invigorating dance routine that introduced every episode of James Gunn’s HBO Max comedy wasn’t an isolated event. The addictive beat of Wig Wam’s “Do Ya […]

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Why Alan Ruck Was Working At Sears After Shooting Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

Nearly 40 years after his role as Cameron in “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” actor Alan Ruck has reentered the cultural zeitgeist with his role as Connor in HBO’s “Succession” and Jay Rosen in Hulu’s “The Dropout.”There are no big gaps in Ruck’s resume — the actor spent decades bouncing between supporting parts in moderately successful […]

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‘Coda,’ ‘Succession’ Take Top Prizes at Producers Guild Awards

Apple Studios emerged the big winner of what some say is an important Oscar precursor on Saturday night, as “Coda” took the top film prize at the annual Producers Guild Awards.What began as a Sundance sales sensation directed by Sian Heder — the heart-tugging story following the only hearing family member in a tribe of […]

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2022 PGA Awards: The Complete List of Winners — Updating Live

The 33rd annual Producers Guild Awards ceremony is underway in Los Angeles, honoring producing achievements across film and TV categories. On the movie side, the Producers Guild of America’s annual gala is a closely watched bellwether for the Best Picture Oscar: Since 1989, the top PGA winner has matched up with the top Academy Award […]

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2022 Directors Guild of America Awards: Complete Winners List (Updating Live)

This weekend is a big one for Oscar watchers, with two awards ceremonies that often predict key categories. Sunday marks the biggest night of the year in British film, with the BAFTAs, whose winners often mirror those of the Oscars, taking place. But first, the biggest names in directing will be coming out tonight for […]

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