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TV Ratings: Emmys Rise, Stopping Streak of All-Time Lows

CBS' broadcast of the 73rd annual awards on Sunday records a three-year high.

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TV Ratings: Emmys Rise, Stopping Streak of All-Time Lows

The Emmys bucked a recent trend for major awards shows — early figures have the show up in viewers after two straight years of all-time lows. Sunday’s telecast on CBS averaged about 7.4…

Mike Rowe Says His Fox Business Show ‘How America Works’ Will “Magnify That Which Is Out of Sight And Therefore Out of Mind”

TV and podcast host Mike Rowe first became a public figure on the national level by getting dirty. On his Discovery Channel show Dirty Jobs, which first aired in 2003, Rowe would travel the…

‘Virgin River’ Nabs 2-Season Renewal at Netflix

Netflix is spending considerably more time in Virgin River. The streamer has renewed the drama series starring Alexandra Breckenridge and Martin Henderson for two more seasons. The…

Emmys Analysis: The Changing of the Guard Is Complete

Interestingly enough, the Primetime Emmys’ “changing of the guard” from the cable era to the streaming era has unfolded entirely over the course of the run of Netflix’s The Crown, the first season…

The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards: TV Review

As expected, 'The Queen's Gambit,' 'Ted Lasso' and 'The Crown' dominated the Emmys telecast supposedly honoring the best television of 2020-21.

Emmys: Michael K. Williams, ‘Handmaid’s Tale’ Snubbed

By the time Netflix scored its first drama series win for The Crown at the 2021 Emmys, the show about the British royal family was already ruling the drama categories presented during the…

Emmys: 10 Memorable Moments From the 2021 Show

The 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards honored the year’s best in television on Sunday night, returning to an in-person show after last year’s largely virtual, audience-free celebration. Hosted by Cedric…

Emmys: ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ Wins Best Limited Series

The Queen’s Gambit, Scott Frank’s seven-parter about a chess prodigy, which became one of the most-watched original shows in Netflix history after dropping during the thick of lockdown, was…

Emmys: It Took a Pandemic, But Netflix Finally Topped HBO

Netflix has earned Emmys bragging rights for the first time in its history. The streaming giant topped all winners after the statuettes were handed out — between Sunday’s ceremony and…

#EmmysSoWhite: White Actors Sweep the 2021 Emmy Awards

“It comes with a lot of pressure, being Black, hosting a job like this,” 2021 Primetime Emmys host Cedric the Entertainer joked near the top of the show. “My people, they expect that I can just…

Emmys: Netflix Snags Its First Series Award as ‘The Crown’ Wins Best Drama

Netflix, which was the first streaming service to land a Primetime Emmy Award nomination back in 2013, but was beaten to series wins by competitors Hulu and Amazon Prime, has finally snagged a…

‘The Crown’ Star Josh O’Connor Wins Emmy for Best Lead Drama Actor

Josh O’Connor continued The Crown‘s big night at the Emmys, winning the award for best lead actor in a drama series. O’Connor, who plays Prince Charles on the Netflix series, beat out Sterling…