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Keke Palmer to host 2020 MTV Video Music Awards

By Shakiel Mahjouri. 1 minute ago Keke Palmer continues to kill him in the presentation game, adding the host 2020 MTV Video Music Awards to his resume. RELATED: Keke Palmer 'Hoped' For His 'GMA' Talk Show To Be Canceled MTV announced Thursday that Palmer, a third of the "Strahan, Sara and Keke" trio, will host this year's award show. The "Hustlers" actress shared the news with her "True Jackson, VP" character in the previous promotion. "True, I am the host of the MTV Video Music Awards!" Palmer tells his Nickelodeon character. "The VMAs! The biggest stage of the summer with the greatest artists in the world. Nominees BTS, Doja Cat, and J Balvin are slated to perform. Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande lead the nominees with nine nods each; Meanwhile, Billie ...
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50 Cent wants Emmy to kiss ‘My Black A **’ after snubbing ‘Power’ once again

By Corey Atad. 12 seconds ago 50 Cent doesn't expect any Emmy love. The rapper, actor, and television producer snapped photos on the awards show after his "Power" series was again excluded from this year's nominations list. RELATED: 50 Cent Apologizes For Posting Megan Thee Stallion Meme About Her Shot On Instagram, 50 Cent shared a photo of the back of a bronze statue and an explicit caption:See this post on Instagram ok, here is Emmy's, My Black ass for your consideration to kiss you. Fuck your organization. I only care about the NAACP awards. 🤨 #bransoncognac #lecheminduroi A publication shared by 50 cents (@ 50cent) in August 4, 2020 at 7:44 p.m. PDTRELATED: 50 Cent Mocks Kanye West's Presidential Hopes, Cal...
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Ava DuVernay Shares Thank You Message After BAFTA ‘When They See Us’

By Sarah Curran. 10 hours ago Although the COVID-19 pandemic required acceptance speeches to be broadcast via Zoom, the BAFTA 2020 Awards remained a night of important celebrations for the entertainment industry's creme de la creme. RELATED: Colin Kaepernick's Life To Be The Theme Of Ava DuVernay's Netflix Series 'Colin In Black & White' Ava DuVernay was one of the big winners of the night, with her limited Netflix series "When They See Us" taking home the international BAFTA honor on great shows like "Succession", "Euphoria" and "Incredible".On behalf of every crew member, actor, scribe, producer and executive involved in WHEN YOU SEE ME, I appreciate @BAFTA for this recognition of our work that narrates the triumphant life of Korey Wise, Raymond Santana, ...
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Dolly Parton, ‘Schitt’s Creek’, Lis Nas X and more awarded at the virtual GLAAD Media Awards

By Brent Furdyk. 3 minutes ago The GLAAD Media Awards were presented on Thursday night, and were delivered for the first time virtually. The event was attended by Kandi Burruss, Cara Delevingne, Kaitlyn Dever, Sonya Deville, Beanie Feldstein, Jennifer Garner, Theo Germaine, August Getty, Gigi Gorgeous Getty and Nats Getty, Jonica T. Gibbs, Harvey Guillén, Dan Levy, Demi Lovato, Rachel Maddow, Lil Nas X, Ryan O'Connell, Dolly Parton, Peppermint, the cast and producers of "Pose", Geena Rocero, Angelica Ross, Lilly Singh, Benito Skinner, Brian Michael Smith, Darryl Stephens, Charli XCX, Dwyane Wade & Gabrielle Union, Lena Waithe, Olivia Wilde and Raquel Willis. GLAAD highlighted the award winners for seven competitive categories. Lil Nas X took home the Best Mus...
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‘GLOW’ Star Betty Gilpin Reacts To 3rd Emmy Nomination By Reminding That ‘The Cops Who Killed Breonna Taylor Still Have Not Been Arrested’

By Brent Furdyk. 2 mins ago Betty Gilpin was among the honoured actors to awaken to news of an Emmy nomination Tuesday morning. For the star of Netflix wrestling comedy “GLOW”, this marks her third nomination in the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series category. Gilpin celebrated the nomination with a statement that joked about being in quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic and ended on a serious note by mentioning Breonna Taylor, the Louisville woman who was shot dead by police who entered her home with a no-knock warrant. RELATED: Betty Gilpin Reveals The Worst Injury She’s Suffered On ‘GLOW’: ‘A Man Landed On My Head’“To the Television Academy — how dare you. I really can’t stress enough how much of a threat this nomination is to my current quarantine br...
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Eugene And Dan Levy React To ‘Schitt’s Creek”s 15 Emmy Nominations: ‘It’s A Very Cool Day’

By Aynslee Darmon. 18 mins ago It’s been a huge day for the “Schitt’s Creek” family. Following the announcement of the 2020 Emmy nominees on Wednesday, the hit comedy series nabbed 15 nods, including acting recognitions for father-son duo Eugene and Dan Levy. The pair chatted with ET Canada’s Carlos Bustamante on Tuesday and reacted to the exciting news. “This whole thing is a tribute to the people who worked on our show… everyone worked very very hard on this show,” Eugene said of “Schitt’s Creek”, which wrapped its sixth and final season earlier this year. “What a perfect time to peak.” RELATED: 2020 Emmy Nominees: ‘The Mandalorian’, ‘Schitt’s Creek’, ‘Watchmen’ And More Make The Cut “It’s a very cool day!” Dan added. “In addition to m...
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A Record Number Of Black Performers Nominated For 2020 Acting Emmys

By Stacy Lambe‍, ETOnline.com. 14 secs ago On Tuesday, a record number of Black performers were nominated for 2020 Emmys. A total of 33 individual Black performers are up for every on-screen acting category, with Giancarlo Esposito, Maya Rudolph and Sterling K. Brown each nominated twice. In fact, there’s at least one Black performer recognized in all the acting categories — including voice work — except Outstanding Voice-Over Performance. “This type of representation is a long time coming. There’s no shortage of talent within the Black community,” Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, who is up for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role on “Watchmen”, told ET by phone. “Sometimes it takes certain circumstances in the world for people to open their eyes and...
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Pharrell, Beastie Boys, RZA, Halftime Show Score Emmy Nods

By Mesfin Fekadu, The Associated Press. 52 mins ago Grammy-winners including Pharrell Williams, the Beastie Boys and Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor have a chance of winning their first-ever honours at the Emmy Awards, where Jennifer Lopez and Shakira’s show-stopping halftime show performance also earned multiple nominations. “Super Bowl LIV Halftime Show Starring Jennifer Lopez And Shakira” picked up four nominations, including outstanding variety special (live). It was not clear if Lopez and Shakira were specifically nominated, though past halftime singers, including Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Bruno Mars, have earned Emmy nominations as performers. The halftime show also picked up nods for its direction, lighting design and musical direction. Williams, who has 13 Grammys, is a ...
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Mindy Kaling Reacts To The Emmys Snubbing ‘Never Have I Ever’

By Corey Atad. 18 secs ago Photo: Lara Solanki/Netflix Mindy Kaling isn’t sweating her Emmys snub. On Tuesday, the TV creator’s teen comedy “Never Have I Ever” failed to receive any nominations for the 2020 Emmys. RELATED: Mindy Kaling To Write ‘Legally Blonde 3’ Responding to the lack of awards attention, Kaling responded to a Twitter user, suggesting the show might “always seem ethnic” to certain people.Thanks! We love our #neverhaveiever cast, are so proud of the reviews and the 40+ million people who watched and loved it worldwide. Sometimes a show like ours will always seem ethnic or niche to a certain group of people. ❤️@loulielang https://t.co/trMd4zeFbb — Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) July 28, 2020The show stars Canadian Maitreyi...
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Fred Willard Earns Posthumous Emmy Nomination For ‘Modern Family’

By Jennifer Drysdale‍ , ETOnline.com. 10 mins ago Two months after his death, Fred Willard has earned his fifth Emmy nomination. The late actor and comedian scored a posthumous nod for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Frank Dunphy — the father of Ty Burrell’s Phil Dunphy — on “Modern Family”‘s final season. Willard was previously nominated for the same role in 2010, and scored three consecutive nominations in the same category from 2003-05 for his role as Frank on “Everybody Loves Raymond”. Willard died of natural causes on May 15, and was tributed by many of his friends and former co-stars. “Hard to think of anyone more associated with pure joyous comedy than @Fred_Willard,” shared “Modern Family” creator Steve Levitan on Twitter. “Hard to think o...
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2020 Emmy Nominees: ‘The Mandalorian’, ‘Schitt’s Creek’, ‘Watchmen’ And More Make The Cut

By Shakiel Mahjouri. 13 secs ago Streaming services continue to leave their mark on award season as the 2020 Emmys announces its nominees. “The Mandolorian” (Disney+), “The Crown” (Netflix), “The Morning Show” (Apple TV+) and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” (Amazon Prime Video) are among this year’s contenders in various categories. Individuals nominated include Jennifer Aniston, Sterling K. Brown, Eugene Levy, and Tracee Ellis Ross. The 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards take place on Sept. 20. RELATED: Billy Porter, Jonathan Van Ness & More React To 2020 Emmy Nods Outstanding Drama Series “Better Call Saul”“The Crown”“The Handmaid’s Tale”“Killing Eve”“The Mandalorian”“Ozark”“Stranger Things”“Succession” Outstanding Comedy Series “Curb Your Enthusiasm”“Dead to Me”“Insecure”“Schitt’s C...
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2020 Emmy Nominations Announcement With Leslie Jones, Josh Gad, Tatiana Maslany, Laverne Cox

By Rachel West. 31 mins ago The 2020 Primetime Emmy nominations will be announced live online on July 28 by ceremony host Leslie Jones and the help of presenters Josh Gad, Tatiana Maslany and Laverne Cox. The nominees in the top categories will be revealed virtually in a live stream on Facebook, YouTube and Emmys.com at 11:30 a.m. ET/8:30 a.m. PT. RELATED: Virus-Shadowed Emmy Nods Could Bring Surprises And Diversity Adjusting deadlines for COVID-19, shows that aired between June 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020 will be eligible this year. With last year’s big winners “Fleabag”, “Game Of Thrones” and “Chernobyl” finished, the door is wide open for a new batch of shows to become big Emmy winners. Following their launches, AppleTV+, Disney+ and HBO Max have se...