Parks and Rec Boss on the Show's First Comedy Series Emmy Nom, and What Ron Swanson Would Say

Parks and Recreation

What would Ron Swanson say about Parks and Recreation's first nomination for best comedy?

"All he knows is that Julia Roberts is that toothy girl from Mystic Pizza, so he probably would be completely unaware of what's happening," says Parks boss Mike Schur. "He's not very hard-wired into the Hollywood scene. I do think he would be very secretly happy for Leslie Knope."

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But Schur and star Amy Poehler were plenty happy to be recognized after three rocky seasons on-air. "I think she and I both felt like read more

Emmy Nominee Ty Burrell: Community Deserved to Be Nominated

Ty Burrell

The Modern Family team may be on cloud nine right now after scoring 17 Emmy nominations, but Ty Burrell can only think of those who didn't make the cut.

"I definitely feel like Community is really strong and falls into that category of shows that deserved to be nominated," he tells TVGuide.com. "It's a great show and should be up there with us. I was really happy to see Parks and Recreation nominated. Several of the actors on that deserved to be nominated. It's true of most shows. I feel like they should ...
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Jenna Fischer's Pregnancy to Be Written Into The Office

Jenna Fischer

Jenna Fischer has confirmed to Vulture that her real-life pregnancy is being written into the new season of The Office.

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"Pam will be pregnant when the season starts," says Fischer, who announced her pregnancy in May...
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Emmys Surprises and Snubs: Kyra's Out, But Game of Thrones Is In!

Kathy Bates, Kyra Sedgwick

After pulling an upset last year over Julianna Margulies, Kyra Sedgwick won't be back to defend her Emmy win this year as The Closer leading lady was nowhere to be found on the drama actress shortlist. But her snub isn't the only shocker on Emmy nominations morning.
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Emmy Nominee Martha Plimpton on Her Early Morning Surprises, Amy Sedaris' Raising Hope Return

Martha Plimpton

When Martha Plimpton woke up Thursday, she got two surprises: an Emmy nomination and a gift from her dog.

The poor pooch had "explosive diarrhea" but, as Plimpton tells TVGuide.com, was "very considerate" and did her business in the shower. "So I spent my morning feeling really good and cleaning up dog poop," Plimpton says. "I like to keep things in balance."

Mad Men, Modern Family dominate Emmy nominations

The actress, who was nominated in... read more

Kristen Wiig's Imogene Gets Green Light

Kristen Wiig

Fresh off the smash Bridesmaids, Kristen Wiig is ready to plunge into what she refers to as her "passion project": a film titled Imogene. The dark comedy has been green-lit, according to Variety...
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Stars React to Their Emmy Nominations

Johnny Galecki and Jim Parsons

Reactions to the Emmy nominations announced Thursday have poured in:

Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife, Lead Actress in a Drama Series: "I am so excited that our show, The Good Wife, has been recognized in such a big way this year. It is very gratifing to work with such an amazing cast, crew, producers, and writers. I feel very lucky."

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Betty White on 17th Emmy Nomination: "I Haven't Gone Away, Guys"

Betty White

"Everybody says there has been a big resurgence. I haven't gone away, guys. I've been this busy for 63 years," says Betty White, who snagged her 17th Emmy nomination Thursday for her performance on TV Land's Hot in Cleveland.

Mad Men, Modern Family, Boardwalk Empire dominate Emmy nominations

"I'm flying high, needless to say. I just can't believe it," the 89-year-old actress says.

She woke up to a call from her agent and feared... read more

Emmy Nominee Chris Colfer on Graduating from Glee: It's Definitely Not My Choice

Chris Colfer

"Oh my God, I couldn't go on my Twitter [Wednesday] without getting severe anxiety," says Chris Colfer. That's when Ryan Murphy made it official that Colfer, along with Glee stars Lea Michele and Cory Monteith, would be exiting the show after the coming third season.

Glee: Lea Michele, Cory Monteith and Chris Colfer not returning for Season 4

Colfer, who received his second Emmy nomination for playing Kurt Hummel on Thursday, says while the news wasn't unexpected, it was still shocking to hear it.

"I think it was something we all knew was coming, just because read more

Mad Men, Modern Family, Boardwalk Empire Dominate Emmy Nominations

Steve Buscemi, Kyle Chandler

Mad Men topped the prime-time Emmy nominations Thursday with 19, while new faces and the long overlooked Friday Night Lights finally broke ...
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