June 12, 1987 |
Move over Joan Rivers, you've got company. Fox Broadcasting has booted Frank Zappa from his scheduled stint as tonight's guest host on "The Late Show"--and replaced him with a re-run. (Exactly which non-Rivers re-run hadn't been decided by press time, a Fox spokeswoman said.) " 'Every cell in my body is telling me not to do this show,' " producer John Scura said, according to Zappa.
September 9, 1997 |
Prime-time ratings leader NBC put up the biggest numbers at Sunday's nighttime Emmy Awards presentation, claiming the most trophies in 52 categories primarily covering technical areas such as editing, sound and lighting. An additional 28 awards devoted mostly to programs and performers will be presented this Sunday and televised on CBS at 8 p.m.
July 25, 1997
Here is the complete list of nominations for the 49th annual nighttime Emmy Awards, as announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. They cover the period of June 1, 1996, through May 31, 1997: * Comedy series: "Frasier," NBC; "The Larry Sanders Show," HBO; "Mad About You," NBC; "Seinfeld," NBC; "3rd Rock From the Sun," NBC. * Drama series: "Chicago Hope," CBS; "ER," NBC; "Law & Order," NBC; "NYPD Blue," ABC; "The X-Files," Fox.