August 9, 2012 |
Even after 35 years in the spotlight, Jessica Lange gets a curveball thrown at her now and then. On a recent day at work on Season 2 of"American Horror Story," it was an unaccustomed song-and-dance number. "I'm not a singer - I've only tried it once before in my life, as Big Edie for 'Grey Gardens,'and it was nerve-wracking," says Lange, who lip-synced her vocals as Patsy Cline in 1985's "Sweet Dreams. " "This time I thought: Just approach it as an actor. Go in there and tell a story.
February 1, 2013 |
"Red Tails," the World War II drama about the Tuskegee airmen, was named best picture at the 44th NAACP Image Awards on Friday evening at the Shrine Auditorium. But the evening's biggest winner was actress Kerry Washington. She won for actress in a TV drama series for ABC's "Scandal," supporting actress in a motion picture for "Django Unchained" and the NAACP President's Award in recognition of special achievement and public service. Denzel Washington won the Image Award for actor in a motion picture for "Flight," while Viola Davis earned the top actress award for "Won't Back Down.
September 14, 1998
Here is the complete list of winners from Sunday's 50th annual nighttime Emmy Awards, as announced by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. They cover programs aired between June 1, 1997, and May 31, 1998. * Comedy series: "Frasier," NBC. * Drama series: "The Practice," ABC. * Movie: "Don King: Only in America," HBO. * Miniseries: "From the Earth to the Moon," HBO. * Variety, music or comedy series: "Late Show With David Letterman," CBS.
September 22, 2008
Here is a list of the winners announced Sunday at the 60th annual Emmy Awards. To see additional winners announced by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences on Sept. 13, go to theenvelope.latimes.com. PROGRAMS Drama series "Mad Men," AMC Comedy series "30 Rock," NBC Reality-competition program "The Amazing Race," CBS Miniseries "John Adams," HBO Made-for-TV movie "Recount," HBO Variety, music or comedy series "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," Comedy Central -- ACTING Lead actress, drama series Glenn Close, "Damages" Lead actor, drama series Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad" Lead actress, comedy series Tina Fey, "30 Rock" Lead actor, comedy series Alec Baldwin, "30 Rock" Supporting actor, comedy series Jeremy Piven, "Entourage" Supporting actor, drama series Zeljko Ivanek, "Damages" Supporting actress, drama series Dianne Wiest, "In Treatment" Supporting actress, comedy series Jean Smart, "Samantha Who?"
June 30, 1988 |
Talk show host Phil Donahue regained his Emmy crown and NBC's "Santa Barbara" was named best soap opera Wednesday at the 15th annual Daytime Emmy Awards here. Donahue, who last year was bested by rival Oprah Winfrey, won his ninth Emmy as best talk show host, although Winfrey's syndicated "The Oprah Winfrey Show" was named best talk program for the second straight year.
January 24, 2010
The winners FILM Male actor in a leading role Jeff Bridges, "Crazy Heart" Female actor in a leading role Sandra Bullock, "The Blind Side" Male actor in a supporting role Christoph Waltz, "Inglourious Basterds" Female actor in a supporting role Mo'Nique, "Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire" Ensemble "Inglourious Basterds" ...
February 1, 2013
Television Comedy Series "The Game" (BET) Actor in a Comedy Series Don Cheadle "House Of Lies" (Showtime) Actress in a Comedy Series Cassi Davis "Tyler Perry's House of Payne" (TBS) Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Lance Gross "Tyler Perry's House of Payne" (TBS) Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series Vanessa Williams "Desperate Housewives" (ABC) Drama Series "Scandal" (ABC) Actor in a Drama Series LL Cool J "NCIS: Los Angeles" (CBS)
June 19, 2012 |
The Showtime political thriller "Homeland" and NBC's cult hit "Community" were the top winners at the Critics' Choice Television Awards on Monday night. "Homeland" took home the award for best drama series and "Community" won best comedy series. Top acting awards went to Bryan Cranston for best actor in a drama series for "Breaking Bad," Claire Danes for best actress in a drama series for "Homeland," Louis C.K. for best actor in a comedy series for "Louie," and a tie in the best actress in a comedy series category with Amy Poehler in "Parks and Recreation" and Zooey Deschanel in "New Girl" both picking up awards.