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Emmy Watch: Lovecraft Country’s Bold and Daring Visual Effects

August 26, 2021 | By
Emmy Watch: <em>Lovecraft Country</em>’s Bold and Daring Visual Effects

From creator Misha Green comes HBO’s supernatural period piece Lovecraft Country. The show, based on the 2016 novel by author Matt Ruff, explores the combined concepts of horror fiction and racism. The series follows Atticus Freeman (Jonathan Majors) and Leti Lewis (Jurnee Smollett) as they battle racism and monsters in the 1950s while attempting... »

The Accidental Turitz: Emmy Voting Is About to End So Check This Stuff Out Quickly

August 25, 2021 | By
The Accidental Turitz: Emmy Voting Is About to End So Check This Stuff Out Quickly

Look, I know we all live busy lives. Even if we’re stuck at home, there is lots of stuff to do. Movies and TV to watch, books to read, exercise to be done so as to not become glued to the couch, and maybe, possibly, some work to take care of, as well. These... »

Director Series: The Flight Attendant‘s Emmy-Nominated Director Susanna Fogel

August 25, 2021 | By
Director Series: <em>The Flight Attendant</em>‘s Emmy-Nominated Director Susanna Fogel

One of the biggest surprises on the television/streaming horizon over the past few months was The Flight Attendant. Starring and produced by Kaley Cuoco, it’s quirky, smart, imaginative, daring, violent, funny and at times thrilling, with top-notched (and Emmy-nominated) production values and a superlative performance by Cuoco in her first post-Big Bang Theory outing.... »

Emmy Watch: The Flight Attendant Production Designer Sara K White

August 24, 2021 | By
Emmy Watch: <em>The Flight Attendant</em> Production Designer Sara K White

“It’s been such an honor to receive the nomination,” enthuses Sara K White, who earned her first-ever Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Production Design For A Narrative Contemporary Program (One Hour Or More) category for her work on The Flight Attendant. “I happened to be back home in Ohio when I got the news,... »

Ted Lasso Casting Director Theo Park Fulfills Each Role With the ‘Ted Lasso Effect’

August 24, 2021 | By
<em>Ted Lasso</em> Casting Director Theo Park Fulfills Each Role With the ‘Ted Lasso Effect’

The Richmond football team — or soccer as it’s known in the States — that we’ve come to cheer on in the Apple TV+ series Ted Lasso kicked its way into season 2 in July 2021. The ragtag team, led by Brendan Hunt as Coach Beard and Jason Sudeikis as Lasso and who also developed the hit series along with Bill Lawrence and Joe Kelly,... »

Below the Line’s 2021 Television Craft Awards Round-Up

August 21, 2021 | By
Below the Line’s 2021 Television Craft Awards Round-Up

Emmy Awards nominations are well under away for the next week, and as Below the Line did with the film-related crafts during Oscar season, we want to give our Emmy voter readers one single page they can bookmark in order to quickly learn about a particular show or some of the crafts people that they... »

Emmy Watch: Production Designer David Rockwell on Visualizing the 93rd Oscars Under Pandemic Guidelines

August 19, 2021 | By
Emmy Watch: Production Designer David Rockwell on Visualizing the 93rd Oscars Under Pandemic Guidelines

One of the more impressive aspects of this year’s 93rd Oscars was how quickly and efficiently this year’s show producers — Jesse Collins, Steven Soderbergh, and Stacey Sher — were able to figure out how to put on one of the biggest annual awards ceremony/events, while still in the middle of a pandemic.  Much of... »

RuPaul’s Drag Race Makeup Artist Raven and Hairstylist Ryan Randall Slay With Season’s Looks

August 16, 2021 | By
<em>RuPaul’s Drag Race</em> Makeup Artist Raven and Hairstylist Ryan Randall Slay With Season’s Looks

Sashaying into its 13th season on VH1, RuPaul’s Drag Race took off on the runway with episode one, “The Pork Chop,” named for Victoria ‘Porkchop’ Parker, who was the first queen ever eliminated from the show going back to season one in February 2009. As always, the competition was fierce for the competing drag... »

Hump Day News Update 8/11/21: Emmys Shifting to Indoor-Outdoor, Robbie Joins Wes Anderson Flick, and More News

August 11, 2021 | By
Hump Day News Update 8/11/21: Emmys Shifting to Indoor-Outdoor, Robbie Joins Wes Anderson Flick, and More News

Happy Hump Day! There are no deaths to report and no production shutdowns today, at least not yet, so we can get right to some of the other news happening around the industry this week. On Tuesday, the Television Academy announced that the upcoming Emmys on September 19 and the Creative Arts Emmys that are... »

Goldcrest Post Sound Artists Garner Emmy Nominations for The Queen’s Gambit

August 11, 2021 | By
Goldcrest Post Sound Artists Garner Emmy Nominations for <em>The Queen’s Gambit</em>

Goldcrest Post sound artists have been nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for their work on Netflix’s acclaimed limited series The Queen’s Gambit. Supervising Sound Editor Gregg Swiatlowski and Supervising Sound Editor/Re-Recording Mixer Eric Hirsch are nominated for Outstanding Sound Editing for a Limited or Anthology Series, Movie or Special (shared with Sound Designer... »