The Race
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Tracy Morgan ('Saturday Night Live')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Tracy Morgan ('Saturday Night Live')
"Most people that suffer the injuries that I suffered aren't hosting no f—ing TV show," the beloved TV comedian, a guest actor in a comedy series Emmy nominee for his October 2015 hosting of 'Saturday Night Live,' says in reference to the car wreck that nearly claimed his life in June 2014. "They're in vegetative states."
Oscars: Who Will Academy Tap for Governors Awards? (Analysis)
Oscars: Who Will Academy Tap for Governors Awards? (Analysis)
Ahead of Tuesday's big vote, THR's awards analyst reports that a record number of names have been submitted for consideration; letter-writing campaigns have been mounted on behalf of Robert Evans, Lina Wertmuller and Jonas Mekas; and Doris Day has asked not to be honored.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Matt Walsh ('Veep')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Matt Walsh ('Veep')
The co-founder of Upright Citizens Brigade and Emmy nominee for his portrayal of Selina Meyer's bumbling press secretary explains why he abandoned a career in psychology for comedy, why he's drawn to improv and what it's like working opposite perhaps the funniest TV actress alive today.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Hank Azaria ('Ray Donovan')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Hank Azaria ('Ray Donovan')
The 27-year 'Simpsons' vet discusses getting his voice insured, the acting teacher who convinced him he could do more than just voices, the challenges and rewards of guest acting (which he's previously done on 'Friends' and 'Mad About You') and more.
Emmys 2016: Who Should Win, Who Will Win
Emmys 2016: Who Should Win, Who Will Win
Months of shoulda, coulda, woulda wind up here as final Emmy verdicts are in from THR’s awards analyst Scott Feinberg, who assesses what will win, and chief TV critic Tim Goodman, who shares what should win (hint: 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep' are gonna clean up).
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Hugh Grant ('Florence Foster Jenkins')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Hugh Grant ('Florence Foster Jenkins')
The king of the rom-com, who is now 55, discusses why he stopped making movies for several years ("terrible and embarrassing" stage-fright attacks) until he was coaxed out of retirement to star in a dramedy opposite Meryl Streep ("If you play tennis with Rafa Nadal, you play better tennis").
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Eddie Murphy ('Mr. Church')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — Eddie Murphy ('Mr. Church')
The enigmatic legend opens up in his first podcast interview about his hits and misses ("Any movie that I was in that they paid me a lot of money for was a f—ing smash"), the world today ("I haven't read a newspaper in 20 years ... I don't have email") and why he's returning to the big screen after a five-year absence — in a drama ("There was no pressure at all because there was no expectation").
Emmys: 'American Idol' Tapped for 2016 Governors Award
Emmys: 'American Idol' Tapped for 2016 Governors Award
"You could meaningfully divide the history of television into 'before American Idol' and 'after American Idol,'" said Michael Levine, chair of the selection committee.
Emmys: Is There Too Much Variety in the Variety Talk Category?
Emmys: Is There Too Much Variety in the Variety Talk Category?
Jerry Seinfeld's nomination alongside more traditional talk shows from Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon puts in sharp focus the disparities among the contenders. THR's awards analyst investigates whether the apples-and-oranges field is ripe for a category split.
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — RuPaul ('RuPaul's Drag Race')
'Awards Chatter' Podcast — RuPaul ('RuPaul's Drag Race')
The 55-year-old icon, Emmy-nominated for the first time, recalls his discovery of drag ("Bugs Bunny was my first introduction"), clarifies misconceptions ("It was never about being a woman at all, it was always about f-you to society") and reveals why he today resists getting glammed up and won't for the Emmys ("You won't see me in my drag if I'm not getting paid").
Feinberg Forecast: A Breakdown of the Comedy Series Nominees
Feinberg Forecast: A Breakdown of the Comedy Series Nominees
From 'Black-ish' to 'Veep,' THR's awards guru analyzes the upside and downside of each contender's chances of winning the gold.
'Hunting Ground' Producer on Nate Parker and the Past: The Cost of Giving Up the Ghost (Guest Column)
'Hunting Ground' Producer on Nate Parker and the Past: The Cost of Giving Up the Ghost (Guest Column)
Amy Ziering, an Oscar nominee for 2012's 'The Invisible War' and an Emmy nominee for the 2015 documentary about campus rape, responds to the firestorm over the 'Birth of a Nation' director.