The Latest: 'Succession' swipes the crown for best TV drama
The HBO series won best television drama series at the Emmy Awards on Sunday night for its second season. It also won the best actor trophy for Jeremy Strong along with best writing and best directing. She won best actress in a drama for her role on HBO’s “Euphoria,” scoring one of the few long shot victories in a Sunday night full of wins from favorites. Star Regina King won best actress, her co-star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II won best supporting actor and the show’s creator Damon Lindelof won for writing. Eugene Levy won best actor, Catherine O’Hara won best actress, Annie Murphy won best supporting actress, and Levy’s son, Dan Levy, claimed three: for best supporting actor, writing and directing.
Astronauts, 'Star Trek: Picard' actor & more remind us of the bigger picture in face of coronavirus
Many of the participants offered their personal tips for how to get through living in isolation. Related: Coronavirus prevention measures take their toll on astronomyUpdates: The coronavirus pandemic impacts on space explorationPill additionally shared that she and her family are having daily dance parties to stay active while staying safe. She added that we are all "connected to this bigger universe, this mysterious universe that probably has more life and beings out here than just life on this planet." Schweickart additionally pointed out that reminding ourselves of this innate connection could help us when this period of self-isolation and quarantine is over. This #SpaceConnectsUs livestream additionally included actor and neuroscientist Mayim Bialik, retired cosmonaut Dumitru-Dorin Prunariu, photographer Murad Osman, actor Paulina Chvez, singer-songwriter Anglique Kidjo and medical doctor Beth Healey.space.com
Netflix had the most Golden Globe nominations, but AT&T brought home the most trophies
Colin Hutton | HBONetflix may have scored the most nominations for the 2020 Golden Globes, but it was AT&T, Disney, Sony and ViacomCBS that won the night. The streaming service garnered 17 nominations, the most of any single studio, including four best picture nominations, but it only garnered two trophies during the Sunday ceremony. Additionally, HBO's "Chernobyl" won the prize for best limited series / TV movie and Stellan Skarsgard won for best performance in a limited series for his portrayal of Boris Shcherbina, the Council of Ministers' deputy chairman during the Chernobyl disaster. Russell Crowe won best actor in a limited series for his role in "The Loudest Voice," Taron Egerton won best actor in a musical or comedy for his turn as Elton John in "Rocketman" and "I'm Gonna Love Me Again" from "Rocketman" won best original song. "Marriage Story," "The Two Popes," and "The Irishman" were all nominated in the best picture drama category and "Dolemite is My Name" nabbed a best picture nomination for the comedy or musical category.cnbc.com
Brian Cox on His Ruthless 'Succession' Role: 'Logan Doesn't Give a Sh*t'
The Great Society depicts Johnson facing overwhelming odds during his first full term following a landslide 1964 election. Logan doesnt give a sh*t, the actor says. Richard Thomas, Brian Cox, Grantham Coleman from 'The Great Society.' Im not going to give it away why it doesnt kind of perhaps doesnt work in the way it should.Admittedly, Cox doesnt want to be in Logans position the same reason why he wouldnt want to be the president of the United States. Thats the career I want.The Great Society begins preview performances Friday, Sept. 6 and will officially open on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater.