The Race
Feinberg Forecast: Emmy Projections Updated, Limited Series Acting Races Evaluated
Feinberg Forecast: Emmy Projections Updated, Limited Series Acting Races Evaluated
THR's awards analyst projects big showings for thesps from HBO's 'Olive Kitteridge' and 'Bessie,' as well as FX's 'American Horror Story: Freak Show,' PBS's 'Wolf Hall,' ABC's 'American Crime' and Sundance TV's 'An Honorable Woman.'
'Escobar' Star Benicio Del Toro on the Method, Playing Bad Guys and Considering TV and Broadway
'Escobar' Star Benicio Del Toro on the Method, Playing Bad Guys and Considering TV and Broadway
The 48-year-old Oscar winner, who plays the Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar in the new film, tells THR, "Even when you're playing a horrible person, you have to be having fun playing that horrible person. It makes no sense, it's kind of crazy and schizophrenic, but it's like — it's acting."
The Academy Is Suddenly Becoming More International —  And Here's Why (Analysis)
The Academy Is Suddenly Becoming More International — And Here's Why (Analysis)
THR's awards analyst explains why the Oscars-voting body, which hasn't always welcomed foreign-born talent, this year invited more than three dozen filmmakers from beyond the U.S. and the U.K.
Feinberg Forecast: Scott Updates Last Week's Categories, Also Assesses the New Variety Races
Feinberg Forecast: Scott Updates Last Week's Categories, Also Assesses the New Variety Races
In the wake of the variety series category splitting into two, with 'SNL' now vying in a different category (variety sketch) than its five fellow nominees from last year (variety talk), THR's awards analyst projects which talk show is poised to land a nom for the first time — or, perhaps, the first time in years.
Emmys: Does the New Voting Process Mean 'Louie' Will Finally Beat 'Modern Family'?
Emmys: Does the New Voting Process Mean 'Louie' Will Finally Beat 'Modern Family'?
Fatigue over repeat winners spurred the TV Academy to open up its post-noms voting to an unprecedented number of its members. But will the overhaul actually signal a goodbye to perennialshello to perennial bridesmaids and newbies?
Why the Academy's Music Branch Tightened Up Its Live Performances Rule
Why the Academy's Music Branch Tightened Up Its Live Performances Rule
A more specific choice of words, adopted by the Academy's Board of Governors on Tuesday night, will affect the ways in which companies campaign for best original song Oscar contenders.
Emmys: Women Writers Stake Claim
Emmys: Women Writers Stake Claim
Emmy (slowly) has embraced female scribes at the podium. Will this year mark an even bigger presence?
Oscars at Mid-Year: Which Films Are Already Contenders? (Analysis)
Oscars at Mid-Year: Which Films Are Already Contenders? (Analysis)
THR's awards analyst explains why Brian Wilson biopic 'Love & Mercy,' Pixar blockbuster 'Inside Out,' Scientology doc 'Going Clear' and Hungarian Holocaust drama 'Son of Saul,' among others, stand a good shot at being remembered by the Academy.
Emmys Drama Race: Which Show Will Fill the Void Created by the Departure of 'Breaking Bad'?
Emmys Drama Race: Which Show Will Fill the Void Created by the Departure of 'Breaking Bad'?
A plethora of shows — among them past winner 'Mad Men' and perennial bridesmaid 'Game of Thrones' — have a real shot in the AMC hit's former category, not only at landing one of an unprecedented seven nomination slots, but at taking home gold.
Feinberg Forecast: Scott's First Projections for Top Emmy Categories
Feinberg Forecast: Scott's First Projections for Top Emmy Categories
THR's awards analyst posts his projected nominees, major threats, possibilities and long shots for 12 top categories, including best drama series, best comedy series, best limited series and best television movie.
Emmys: How the New Guest-Star Rules Shake Up the Acting Categories
Emmys: How the New Guest-Star Rules Shake Up the Acting Categories
Gone are the days when an actor could game the system and score a guest-star trophy for a full-season arc.
Emmys: What the Film World's TV Takeover Means for This Year's Hopefuls
Emmys: What the Film World's TV Takeover Means for This Year's Hopefuls
In a year in which an unprecedented number of 'film actors' — including dozens of Oscar nominees and winners — are making waves on TV, THR's awards analyst breaks down the causes and effects of their exodus from the big screen to the small screen.