Simon Cowell to Receive International Emmy Award

NEW YORK Simon Cowell will receive the 2010 International Emmy Founders Award for his work in television. Read: ‘American Idol’ News Here The 50-year-old recording executive and TV personality is a judge on Fox network’s ‘American Idol.’ He’s also known for the ‘Got Talent’ and ‘X Factor’ franchises. International Academy President Bruce Paisner says Cowell […]

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NBC’s Summer Includes Two New Shows, Emmys Fix

NBC’s plans for the summer include two big returns, a pair of new series, and a long overdue change to the Primetime Emmy Awards. First, the returning favorites: ‘America’s Got Talent‘ will launch its new season with a two-hour premiere airing Tuesday, June 1, then settle into its Wednesdays-at-9 slot the following night. Howie Mandel […]

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Farrah’s Nomination A “Wonderful Acknowledgement”

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/Farrahs-Story/104152/1126231647/Farrahs-Story/embed 580 476] . Less than a month after her death, Farrah Fawcett was given another tribute. ‘Farrah’s Story,’ her gritty documentary chronicling her battle against cancer received an Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Nonfiction Special category. It touched her longtime companion Ryan O’Neal and best friend Alana Stewart. “For the Television Academy to […]

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Daytime Emmy Award Nominations Announced

Nominations for the 36th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards were announced this morning by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. PBS led in nominations with 56, followed by ABC (50), syndicated shows (49), CBS (30) and NBC (20). Debbi Morgan (‘All My Children’), Maura West (‘As the World Turns‘), Susan Haskell (‘One Life to […]

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