Journalists assigned to cover the early-morning announcement of the
"Because of the speed in today's 24/7 viral news cycle we all receive news and information in real time from multiple media sources and on various platforms," the Television Academy said in a statement.
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"The Academy believes this new time -- one that saves everyone getting up so early in the morning for the nominations ceremony -- reflects this sensibility and is a forward-looking and effective way to kick off the Emmy season."
Uzo Aduba, an Emmy winner from "Orange is the New Black," and Emmy nominee