New this week: 'Day Shift' and 'Five Days at Memorial'
This week’s new entertainment releases include music from the union of The Roots’ Black Thought and super-producer Danger Mouse, a PBS “Frontline” investigation into women’s rights in Afghanistan a year after the U_S_ withdrawal and Jamie Foxx playing a vampire hunter in “Day Shift.”.
Oops, says Emmy: 'This Is Us' actor gets award after mix-up
(The Television Academy via AP)LOS ANGELES – In a virtual Emmys version of the wrong-winner Oscars gaffe, Ron Cephas Jones’ guest actor award for “This Is Us” was announced for another nominee, Jason Bateman. In a voice-over announcement, Bateman was declared the winner for his guest appearance on HBO's “The Outsider,” while the screen displayed Jones' name. He expressed delight when learning that the pair made Emmy history as the first father and daughter to win in the same year. More than 100 cameras are being deployed to nominees at home and elsewhere so winners can accept their award in real time. Other winners Saturday included Eddie Murphy, whose return to “Saturday Night Live” after more than three decades earned the star his first Emmy Award, for guest comedy series actor.
'The Handmaid's Tale' Scores 11 Nominations for Season 2 Thanks to Rule Change
When the nominees for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on Tuesday, The Handmaids Tale garnered a surprising 11 nominations despite technically being ineligible for top prizes. This marks his sixth Emmy nomination. This is her third Emmy nomination total. The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards will be handed out live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, Sept. 22 on Fox. RELATED CONTENT:2019 Emmy Nominations: The Complete ListEmmy Awards 2019: The Biggest Snubs and SurprisesGame of Thrones Dominates the Emmy Nominations in Final Season