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TV Academy Sets 2022 Emmys Date

The Television Academy and NBC said Wednesday that the 2022 Emmys will take place Sept. 12, which is a Monday. The show will air live coast to coast from 8-11 p.m. ET/5-8 p.m. PT on NBC. The ceremony typically takes place on a Sunday except in years when NBC has broadcast rights, as the network […]

International Emmys Ban All Russian Programs From Competition

The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is to ban all Russian programs from its competition. “In support of Ukraine, the executive committee of the International Academy has decided to bar all programs from Russia from this year’s International Emmy Awards competition,” the International Academy said in a statement on Friday. The move to […]

TV Academy Sues to Stop Auction of Valerie Harper’s ‘Mary Tyler Moore’ Emmy Statuettes

The Television Academy is suing Julien's Auctions to stop it from selling four Emmy statuettes won by 'Mary Tyler Moore' actress Valerie Harper in the 1970s, but the auction house says it's not breaking any rules and it will "oppose this meritless lawsuit."

Emmys Push Voting and Eligibility Windows, Ban “FYC” Events Amid Coronavirus Concerns

The 2020 Emmys are staying on course with a few major changes, including a calendar shift and a ban on any kind of "For Your Consideration" events.

TV Academy Will Vet Membership to Thin Emmy-Voting Pool

The TV Academy will limit the number of members eligible to vote for the Emmys, demoting inactive members to "associate" status.

Academy Museum Taps Bill Kramer as New Director

The Academy Museum has found a new director: Bill Kramer will replace Kerry Brougher, who stepped down from his post in August, the museum's board of trustees announced Thursday.

TV Academy Disqualifies Several Emmy Voters for Shady Tactics (Exclusive)

The TV Academy has banned several members from voting for the upcoming Primetime Emmy Awards after word got out that they engaged in or advocated for block voting.

Kevin Hart Responds to ‘Ellen’ Backlash: “We Forgot That We All Learn”

In response to backlash over his appearance on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show' on Friday, Kevin Hart is asking, "When did we get to the point where we forgot that we all learn?"

John Bailey Expected to Be Re-Elected Academy President

THR's awards columnist reports on state of the Academy's board of governors ahead of its upcoming meeting to elect new officers. John Bailey, the veteran cinematographer who was elected president for the first time a year ago, is expected to be re-elected by the board, probably without having to face any challenger.

Press Barred From Reception at Samantha Bee Event Following Controversy

Less than a day after calling Ivanka Trump an expletive on her TBS show, 'Full Frontal,' Samantha Bee will be honored by the Television Academy for her show that covers social change.

TV Academy Further Expands Membership Eligibility

The group will now include on-air promo producers and directors, commercial performers and narrators.

Emmys: Gender Non-Binary ‘Billions’ Star Resolves Category Placement

A letter to the TV Academy from Asia Kate Dillon, whose portrayal of Taylor on the Showtime drama has won raves, prompted Emmys organizers to clarify their eligibility requirements.