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[08/30/10 - 11:52 AM]
HBO Receives 25 Primetime Emmy(R) Awards, the Most of Any Network This Year
"The Pacific" led all programming with 8 awards, while "Temple Grandin" received 7 awards.

[via press release from HBO]

HBO Receives 25 Primetime Emmy(R) Awards, the Most of Any Network This Year; The Pacific Leads All Programming With 8 Emmys(R)

August 30, 2010

HBO received 25 Primetime Emmy(R) Awards, the most of any network for the eighth year in a row, in the 62nd Annual Primetime Emmy(R) Awards competition. "The Pacific" led all programming with 8 awards, while "Temple Grandin" received 7 awards.

HBO's Emmy(R) wins this year include:

8 Emmys(R) for "The Pacific," including Outstanding Miniseries; Outstanding Makeup for a Series, Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Non-Prosthetic); Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup for a Series, Miniseries, Movie or a Special; Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special; Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie; Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special; Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or a Movie; and Outstanding Special Visual Effects for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special.

7 Emmys(R) for "Temple Grandin," including Outstanding Made for Television Movie; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Claire Danes); Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (David Strathairn); Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Julia Ormond); Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (Mick Jackson); Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries or a Movie; and Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score).

3 Emmys(R) for "The 25th Anniversary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Concert," including Outstanding Picture Editing for a Special (Single or Multi-Camera); Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety or Music Series or Special; and Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special.

2 Emmys(R) for "You Don't Know Jack," including Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Al Pacino) and Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (Adam Mazer).

1 Emmy(R) for "Bored to Death": Outstanding Main Title Design.

1 Emmy(R) for "By the People: The Election of Barack Obama": Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming.

1 Emmy(R) for "Entourage": Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation.

1 Emmy(R) for "The Ricky Gervais Show": Individual Achievement in Animation: Character Design.

1 Emmy(R) for "Teddy: In His Own Words": Outstanding Nonfiction Special.





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· BORED TO DEATH (HBO)
· ENTOURAGE (HBO)
· PACIFIC, THE (HBO)
· RICKY GERVAIS SHOW, THE (HBO)
· TEMPLE GRANDIN (HBO)
· YOU DON'T KNOW JACK (HBO)





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