Articles Tagged 'Emmys'

Actress Tatiana Maslany accepts Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for ‘Orphan Black’ onstage during the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

‘Orphan Black’ and ‘The Night Manager’ Among Winners at Last Night’s Emmys

We knew she was outstanding, you knew she was outstanding, and finally the Emmys have agreed: BBC America’s own Tatiana Maslany was named Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series last night (September 18) at the Emmy Awards 2016. “Meltdown” doesn’t quite cover what followed next on social media, as Clone Club went into overdrive and everyone, from Tatiana’s […]


Emmys Recap: Cumberbatch, Freeman, Moffat Win for ‘Sherlock’

Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, and Steven Moffat will all wake up in the morning as Emmy winners. And that is a wonderful thing. Sure, it was clear Emmy voters really, really liked Sherlock: His Last Vow; the final episode of the drama’s third season had received 12 mentions when Emmy nominations were announced in July. […]


Damian Lewis, Maggie Smith Score Biggest British Emmy Wins

The biggest British wins at last night’s Emmys were the acting awards given to Maggie Smith for Downton Abbey and to Damian Lewis for Homeland, but American series snatched other major awards away from strong British contenders. Still, as expected, U.K, talent was felt throughout the evening, even if, ultimately, Britannia didn’t rule the airwaves. […]

The Good Wife’ Star Archie Panjabi Pulls Off Emmy Upset!

Archie Panjabi – British actress known for East Is East, Bend It Like Beckham, and her role as Maya on BBC AMERICA’s Life On Mars – stunned Emmy prognosticators with a surprise win for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for The Good Wife. The Mad Men ladies – Christina Hendricks and Elisabeth Moss […]

British Emmy Nominee: Archie Panjabi from ‘The Good Wife’

The Primetime Emmy awards are just 13 days away. Shall we look at a few of the nominees with accents? Today we start with the London-born Archie Panjabi, an Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series contender for her work as sexy, leather-clad PI Kalinda on the courtroom drama, The Good Wife. I’m actually quite […]

A Very British Emmys? This Could Be One of Those Years.

Each year, the Emmys show us how thoroughly the Brits have colonized U.S. television. From the successful remakes (The Office, Dancing with the Stars) to the high-quality natural history programs (Life), it’s clear that the UK has perfected the art of the not-so-small screen in ways that Hollywood can’t ignore. Check out some of the […]