Alec Baldwin, Jessica Lange
The nominations are in for the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards, and many of the actors and showrunners who received nods have expressed their gratitude — and, in some cases, surprise.
See what the stars had to say:
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story, Supporting Actress in a TV Movie/Miniseries: "I want to thank the academy for honoring American Horror Story. ... It's been wonderful to work on a show with such talented actors and the fabulous creative team of Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and all the brilliant writers who make Constance such an interesting character to play."
Elizabeth Banks and Alec Baldwin
Will Avery Jessup finally escape North Korea?
Elizabeth Banks, who plays the wife of Jack (Alec Baldwin), is set to reprise her role on 30 Rock in May, TVLine reports.
30 Rock to address Kim Jong-II's death in Season 6
Banks last appeared on the NBC comedy last April when...
Kim Jong-Il's death has sent the 30 Rock writers' room into a frenzy.
Last season, Jack's wife Avery (Elizabeth Banks) was kidnapped in North Korea while on assignment, and forced to marry Jong-Il's son. Executive producer Robert Carlock says Jong-Il's death will...
Margaret Cho, Brooke Elliot
Margaret Cho, Drop Dead Diva's resident sarcastic assistant, gets a new job this season, and a series of new love interests. "This is really Margaret Cho's year to shine," beams creator Josh Berman.
Drop Dead Diva creator: Season 3 is the return of the diva
Cho's character, Teri, will first take the spotlight in Sunday's episode, when we discover...
She helps rich guys find love, or something like it, on Bravo's Millionaire Matchmaker, but can Patti Stanger act? We'll find out when the foulmouthed tyrant makes her acting debut in ...
Kathy Griffin, Lance Bass
Kathy Griffin will guest-star on Drop Dead Diva, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
The comedienne — who will host TV Guide Network's royal wedding coverage — will play...
Bristol Palin has a message for Margaret Cho: We need to talk.
"You say you 'don't agree with the family's politics at all' but I say, if you understood that commonsense conservative values support the right of individuals like you, like all of us, to live our lives with less government interference and more independence, you would embrace us faster than k.d. lang at an Indigo Girls concert, " Palin wrote on Facebook to the openly bisexual Cho.
Palin used the post to ...
Margaret Cho and Bristol Palin
Margaret Cho claims that Sarah Palin forced her daughter, Bristol, to compete on Dancing with the Stars.
Cho, who competed against Bristol during the recently wrapped 11th season of the ABC reality show, made the claims on her blog, noting that she was repeating claims from people who "should seriously know the dirt."
Bristol aside, has Dancing Jumped the Shark?
Here's what happens when you get to do what you're good at: You own the ballroom. And that's exactly what happened when Michael Bolton stepped up to the microphone to sing the stirring "Hallelujah" in his signature raspy, wounded-soul voice. He may have been booted out by Dancing With the Stars voters last week who didn't care for his dancing, but the crowd on hand Tuesday night to see comedian Margaret Cho get the axe was enthralled by the return of Bolton, who probably would've scored three perfect 10s for his pipes. "I want to buy that record," said one woman sitting next to me, who was never a Bolton fan.
This was not your typical Dancing With the Stars elimination. The stars and their pro partners were unusually upset by the ouster of crooner Michael Bolton — and even more upset by judge Bruno Tonioli's devastating comments on Bolton's performance the night before, including ...