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Question: [From Twitter] I'm wondering if holding shows like Smash, Good Christian Belles, Awake, etc, to midseason might backfire. If the most promising shows don't debut until 2012, who's to say more viewers won't flee to cable between now and then? — Dennis
Matt Roush: A good and fair question, and one that I imagine may dog the networks as the TCA critics' tour gets underway over these next two weeks. I can't remember a season when the anticipation for midseason replacements has so upstaged the fall ...
Ray Romano and Patricia Heaton
The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (of which I'm a charter voting member) handed out its inaugural Critics' Choice Television Awards on June 20. On the red carpet, the nominated actors and producers — all hopeful they'll also be on the Primetime Emmy ballot when it's announced July 14 — filled me in on what they're hatching for their exciting fall returns.
The Middle (Best Comedy nominee)
Cocreator Eileen Heisler tells me they are superclose to signing...
Emmy voting is almost over! Academy members have two days left to check off the names and shows they think are worthy of getting a nomination come July 14. We here at TVGuide.com have a few picks in mind ourselves. Next up: our dream ballot for Best Lead Actor in a Drama:
Fresh off his Critics Choice Television win for best actor in a drama, Jon Hamm has signed on for three more years of Mad Men, Deadline reports.
The new contract with Lionsgate TV and AMC will make Hamm one of the...
Emmy voting is nearly complete. Over the week, voters will be checking off names and shows they think are worthy of getting a nomination come July 14. We here at TVGuide.com have a few picks in mind ourselves. Next up: our dream ballot for Best Lead Actress in a Drama:
Jon Hamm, Matt Weiner, Christina Hendricks
Mad Men topped the inaugural Critics Choice Television Awards, taking home three trophies, including Best Drama Series.
Jon Hamm won Best Actor, while Christina Hendricks tied with ...
Tracy Morgan may be in hot water for making anti-gay comments in his stand-up routine, but the 30 Rock star took the top prize for comedy acting at the Monte Carlo Television Festival.
Tracy Morgan apologizes for homophobic rant: "I'm not a hateful person"
Morgan was named best actor in a comedy series during the international TV festival's Golden Nymph Awards Friday, Deadline.com reports. Other U.S. winners included Mad Men (best drama), Modern Family (best comedy) and Jon Hamm (best actor in a drama) as well as ....
Rob Corddry has a bone to pick with President Barack Obama.
After shooting the upcoming third season of Childrens Hospital back in December, the series star, creator and executive producer had to remove a joke delivered by guest star Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation) about his having killed Osama bin Laden because, well, it actually happened.
"That ruins the joke completely. Obama killed our joke. Obama killed the No. 1 wanted man in the world, as well as one of our biggest jokes of the season. He couldn't wait until July," Corddry tells TVGuide.com. "I was annoyed. ... I find myself wishing bin Laden had lived for another...
Jon Hamm will be pulling double duty when Mad Men goes back into production in August. The actor, who stars as the hard-drinking advertising whiz Don Draper, will direct the Emmy-winning drama's fifth season premiere, TVLine reports.
"The wheels have officially been set in motion to make that happen," Hamm says. "It's a very exciting challenge that I'm looking forward to with a mixture of utter fear and excitement."
Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis
Will Ferrell could only add to the insanity of Zach Galifianakis' Funny or Die web "interview" series Between Two Ferns, and indeed the resulting collaboration borders on surreal...