or


[09/17/07 - 10:29 AM]
NBC Tops All Broadcast Networks at 59th Annual Emmy Awards
"All of us at NBC share in the excitement of this wonderful Emmy Awards night and congratulate every one of our talented winners, both at the network and the studio," said the Peacock's chief Ben Silverman.

[via press release from NBC]

NBC TOPS ALL BROADCAST NETWORKS AT 59TH ANNUAL EMMY AWARDS

PEACOCK NETWORK WINS 19 EMMYS INCLUDING "30 ROCK" AS OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES

"TONY BENNETT: AN AMERICAN CLASSIC" HITS A HIGH NOTE WITH SEVEN STATUETTES, THE MOST EMMYS OF ANY PROGRAM

UNIVERSAL MEDIA STUDIOS SCORES PERSONAL BEST WITH 13, SETTING A NEW EMMY RECORD FOR THE STUDIO

USA NETWORK PICKS UP ONE FOR "THE STARTER WIFE" AS JUDY DAVIS WINS OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MOVIE OR MINISERIES

"LATE NIGHT WITH CONAN O'BRIEN" NABS A WRITING EMMY AFTER 12 CONSECUTIVE NOMINATIONS

"THE OFFICE"'S GREG DANIELS ALSO WINS A WRITING EMMY

"KATHY GRIFFIN: MY LIFE ON THE D-LIST" WINS FOR OUTSTANDING REALITY PROGRAM AT CREATIVE ARTS EMMYS

LOS ANGELES - September 16, 2007 - NBC turned in its best Emmy showing since 2002 and once again dominated all broadcast networks collecting a total of 19 statuettes between last week's Creative Arts Emmys and tonight's Primetime awards. The Peacock Network won seven at the Primetime awards and 12 at the Creative Arts Emmys.

Tonight proved to be a magical and impressive evening for NBC and Universal Media Studios as the network soundly defeated all other broadcast networks, racking up its best showing since 2002. Universal Media Studios (nee NBC Universal Television Studio) won a record 13 Emmys, spearheaded by "30 Rock," "Saturday Night Live" and "The Office" with two each.

NBC Universal cable networks, USA Network, Bravo and SCI FI Channel also picked up a total of five Emmys between the two Emmy-fests.

Leading the way for the NBC network was the critically acclaimed special, "Tony Bennett: An American Classic," which won a total of seven Emmys including Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special. Bennett, himself, won an Emmy for Outstanding Individual Performance. Airing Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2006 from 8-9 p.m. (ET), "Tony Bennett: An American Classic" averaged 6.4 million viewers overall.

Freshman series "30 Rock" rocked the house with a win as Outstanding Comedy Series. "30 Rock" was the second-most upscale comedy on network television last season, behind only NBC's "The Office," in concentration of affluent homes in its adult 18-49 audience. For the season, "30 Rock" averaged a 2.7 in 18-49 and 5.8 million viewers overall.

After 11 consecutive tries, "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" finally won Emmy gold for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Series.

"All of us at NBC share in the excitement of this wonderful Emmy Awards night and congratulate every one of our talented winners, both at the network and the studio," said Ben Silverman, Co-Chairman, NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. "It is especially gratifying to see that their industry peers have honored them, and that they share our passion and admiration for their excellent work this past year."

"We are extremely proud of our Emmy winners who were recognized tonight," added Marc Graboff, Co-Chairman, NBC Entertainment and Universal Media Studios. "The recognition that these artists and shows so richly deserve will provide NBC with additional momentum as we approach the new season."

Totals for all NBC Universal companies is as follows:

NBC - 19
Universal Media Studios - 13
USA Network - 2
Bravo - 2
SCI FI Channel - 1

Shows with multiple wins are as follows:

"Tony Bennett: An American Classic" - 7
"30 Rock" - 2
"Saturday Night Live" - 2
"The Office" - 2

All NBC Universal Emmy winners follow:

TONY BENNETT: AN AMERICAN CLASSIC (NBC)

Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special
RPM TV Productions, Inc.
Danny Bennett, Executive Producer
Jodi Hurwitz, Producer
John DeLuca, Executive Producer
Rob Marshall, Executive Producer

Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program
Tony Bennett

Outstanding Directing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Rob Marshall

Outstanding Costumes for a Variety/Music Program or a Special
Colleen Atwood, Costume Designer
Kendall Errair, Wardrobe Supervisor

Outstanding Art Direction for Variety, Music or Nonfiction Programming
John Myhre, Production Designer
Tomas Voth, Art Director
Barbara Cassel, Set Decorator

Outstanding Choreography
Rob Marshall, Choreographer
John Deluca, Choreographer

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety or Music Series or Special
Dae Bennett, Recorded & Mixed by
Sue Pelino, Re-Recording Mixer
Christopher Koch, Additional Audio Post Mixer

30 ROCK (NBC)

Outstanding Comedy Series
Lorne Michaels, Executive Producer
Tina Fey, Executive Producer
David Miner, Executive Producer
JoAnn Alfano, Executive Producer
Marci Klein, Executive Producer
Robert Carlock, Executive Producer
Jack Burditt, Co-Executive Producer
John Riggi, Co-Executive Producer
Brett Baer, Co-Executive Producer
Dave Finkel, Co-Executive Producer
Adam Bernstein, Supervising Producer
Jeff Richmond, Producer
Jerry Kupfer, Produced By

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Elaine Stritch

LATE NIGHT WITH CONAN O'BRIEN (NBC)

Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Mike Sweeney, Head Writer
Chris Albers, Jose Arroyo, Dan Cronin, Devin Dorff, Daniel J. Goor, Michael Gordon, Berkley Johnson, Brian Kiley, Michael Koman, Tim Harrod, Brian McCann, Guy Nicolucci, Conan O'Brien, Brian Stack, Andrew Weinberg, writers

MY NAME IS EARL (NBC)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Jaime Pressly

FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS (NBC)

Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series
Linda Lowry, Casting
John Brace, Casting
Beth Sepko, Location Casting

LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT (NBC)

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Leslie Caron

THE OFFICE (NBC)

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Greg Daniels

Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series
David Rogers, Editor
Dean Holland, Editor

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE (NBC)

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
Justin Timberlake, Composer & Lyricist
Jorma Taccone, Composer & Lyricist
Katreese Barnes, Composer
Asa Taccone, Composer
Akiva Schaffer, Lyricist
Andy Samberg, Lyricist
Song title: "Dick in a Box"

Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video for a Series
Steven Cimino, Technical Director
John Pinto, Camera
Richard B. Fox, Camera
Brian Phraner, Camera
Barry Frischer, Camera
Eric A. Eisenstein, Camera
Susan Noll, Senior Video
Frank Grisanti, Senior Video

SCRUBS (NBC)

Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (half hour) and Animation
Joe Foglia, Production Mixer
John W. Cook II, Re-recording Mixer
Peter J. Nusbaum, Re-Recording Mixer

STUDIO 60 ON THE SUNSET STRIP (NBC)

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
John Goodman

THE STARTER WIFE (USA NETWORK)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Judy Davis

MONK (USA NETWORK)

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Stanley Tucci

KATHY GRIFFIN: MY LIFE ON THE D-LIST (BRAVO)

Outstanding Reality Program
Marcia Mule, Executive Producer
Bryan Scott, Executive Producer
Lisa M. Tucker, Executive Producer
Kathy Griffin, Executive Producer
Lenid Rolov, Supervising Producer
Beth Wichterich, Supervising Producer
Kelly Luegenbiehl, Supervising Producer
Cori Abraham, Executive Producer
Frances Berwick, Executive Producer
Amy Introcaso-Davis, Executive Producer

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL (BRAVO)

Outstanding Picture Editing for a Special (single or multi-camera)
Sylvain Lebel, Editor

BATTLESTAR GALACTICA (SCI FI CHANNEL)

Outstanding Special Visual Effects for a Series
Gary Hutzel, Visual Effects Supervisor
Michael Gibson, Senior VFX Coordinator
Doug Drexler, CG Supervisor
Adam "MOJO" Lebowitz, CGI Sequence Designer
Jeremy Hoey, Lead Matte Painter
Tom Archer, Lead Compositor
Andrew Karr, CGI Supervisor
Alex McClymont, Lead CGI Artist/Animator
Brenda Campbell, Lead Compositor

HOUSE (UNIVERSAL MEDIA STUDIOS FOR FOX)

Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup
Dalia Dokter, Department Head Prosthetic Makeup Artist
Jamie Kelman, Ed French, Prosthetic Makeup Artists





  [september 2007]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· 30 ROCK (NBC)
· BATTLESTAR GALACTICA (SCI FI)
· FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS (DIRECTV)
· HOUSE (FOX)
· KATHY GRIFFIN: MY LIFE ON THE D-LIST (BRAVO)
· LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT (NBC)
· MONK (USA)
· MY NAME IS EARL (NBC)
· OFFICE, THE (NBC)
· SCRUBS (ABC)
· STARTER WIFE, THE (USA)
· STUDIO 60 ON THE SUNSET STRIP (NBC)





[02/22/18 - 10:53 AM]
"Tough Mudder: Tougher Together" Premieres Thursday, March 15 on The CW
The broadcast special will be preceded by five digital episodes, premiering on CW Seed, The CW's digital network, on Thursday, March 8.

[02/22/18 - 10:39 AM]
Video: BBC America's "Killing Eve" Debuts First Teaser Trailer
Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer star in thriller penned by Phoebe Waller-Bridge and produced by Sally Woodward Gentle's Sid Gentle Productions.

[02/22/18 - 10:35 AM]
CNBC's New Primetime Series "Staten Island Hustle" Debuts April 11 at 10PM ET/PT
The six episode entrepreneurial series follows a group of animated friends and businessmen from Staten Island who have yet to come up with an idea or product too far-fetched for them to invest in.

[02/22/18 - 10:34 AM]
Showtime Sports(R) Launches New Digital Talk Show "Below the Belt"
The twice-monthly, 30-minute show debuts on Wednesday, February 28 on Showtime Sports digital platforms, days before American heavyweight Deontay Wilder defends his WBC title against Luis Ortiz.

[02/22/18 - 10:25 AM]
"Fast N' Loud" Is Turning Up the Torque with All-New Episodes Returning to Discovery Channel on Monday, March 12th
This season, Richard and the Monkeys are tuning into a whole new groove at Gas Monkey Garage with bigger builds and higher horsepower.

[02/22/18 - 10:18 AM]
Tiffany Haddish to Host "2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards"
The 2018 categories and nominees will be announced at a later date.

[02/22/18 - 09:30 AM]
"Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards" Primetime Special to Air on OWN Saturday, March 3
For over a decade, the star-studded celebration has been at the forefront of honoring Hollywood's most creative and accomplished African-American female visionaries, both in front of the camera and behind the scenes.

[02/22/18 - 09:17 AM]
Food Network Announces First-Ever Fantasy Kitchen Giveaway
This first-ever sweepstakes which launches today will be accompanied by a multi-platform experience including content and promotion across Food Network's linear, digital and print platforms, as well as across additional Scripps Networks Interactive channels.

[02/22/18 - 09:03 AM]
"Hamilton" Vet and Tony-Winning Producer Brandon Victor Dixon Stars as Judas in NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert" Easter Sunday
Also joining the cast are Tony nominee Ben Daniels as Pontius Pilate, Tony nominee Norm Lewis as Caiaphas, Broadway veteran Jason Tam as Peter, "M. Butterfly" star Jin Ha as Annas and Swedish rock star Erik Gronwall as Simon Zealotes.

[02/22/18 - 08:20 AM]
Wednesday's Broadcast Ratings: NBC, Winter Olympics Top Charts
The Peacock claims top honors in total viewers and adults 18-49.

[02/22/18 - 08:06 AM]
ID Announces Premiere of All-New Series "Evil Talks: Chilling Confessions"
The series takes viewers inside the interrogation room to witness first-hand the clever tactics employed by detectives in hopes of securing a criminal confession.

[02/22/18 - 07:58 AM]
Comedy Central Renews "Drunk History" for a Sixth Season
"They say history is written by the victors, but after five seasons, it's now clear that it is best told by drunken comedians," said Kent Alterman.

[02/22/18 - 07:53 AM]
Viewers Flock to Hallmark Channel for "2018 American Rescue Dog Show," Demonstrating That Rescues Are the Country's Top Dogs
The Hallmark Channel further spins the numbers for Monday, February 19.

[02/22/18 - 07:39 AM]
Video: Life Is a Battle, Here's How Hers Began - "Roxanne Roxanne" Trailer Debut
In the early 1980s, the most feared battle MC in Queens, New York, was a fierce teenage girl with the weight of the world on her shoulders.

[02/22/18 - 07:31 AM]
Disney Junior's Reimagined "Muppet Babies" Animated Series to Debut Friday, March 23
Set in the vibrant playroom of an urban brownstone with an expansive backyard, the Muppet Babies have everything they need at their fingertips to lead them on their fantastical adventures.