It's Emmy Season at The Envelope

The Envelope, Los Angeles Times’ must-read awards and industry insider, turns its attention to the heavyweights vying for Primetime Emmy nominations, set to be announced July 10th,and the run-up to the August 25th ceremony. As TV delivers groundbreaking entertainment and binge-watching takes hold as America’s new favorite pastime, The Envelope shines a spotlight on television’s biggest names, favorite hit shows and who’s going for the gold.
“The Envelope provides the industry and devoted fans with indispensable and comprehensive entertainment awards coverage and insight into the creative processes behind the year’s best shows,” said Envelope editor Elena Howe.
Exclusive videos from four intimate and lively Envelope Roundtables debut today, and print editions and up-to-the-minute online coverage and photos will roll out through the summer.
  • May 22: Drama Series
  • May 29: Comedy Series & Actors
  • June 5: Drama Acting
  • June 12: Reality, Non-Fiction, Movies & Miniseries
  • August 7: Nominees
May 22: Showrunners moderated by Mary McNamara
  • Michelle Ashford (“Masters of Sex”), Julian Fellowes (“Downton Abbey”), Joel Fields (“The Americans”), Scott M. Gimple (“The Walking Dead”), Beau Willimon (“House of Cards”)
May 29: Comedy moderated by Greg Braxton
  • Carrie Brownstein (“Portlandia”), Tony Hale (“Veep”), Wendi McLendon-Covey (“The Goldbergs”), Taylor Schilling (“Orange Is the New Black”), Eric Stonestreet (“Modern Family”)
June 5: Drama moderated by Yvonne Villarreal
  • Lizzy Caplan (“Masters of Sex”), Vera Farmiga (“Bates Motel”), Jon Hamm (“Mad Men”), Julianna Margulies (“The Good Wife”), Norman Reedus (“The Walking Dead”), Liev Schreiber (“Ray Donovan”)
June 12: Reality moderated by Scott Collins
  • Phil Keoghan (“The Amazing Race”), Padma Lakshmi (“Top Chef”), Jane Lynch (“Hollywood Game Night”), RuPaul (“Drag Race”)
Early Emmy® buzz has already begun at Show Tracker, Buzzmeter and the Gold Standard. In addition, the new makes it easier than ever to discover, enjoy and share Envelope news, videos and photos.

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