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Emmys 2019

  1. predictions
    Who’s Gonna Win at the 2019 Emmys? And Who Should Really Win?Our expert predictions.
  2. emmys 2019
    Do Awards Shows Even Need Hosts Anymore? Comedians Debate CriticsShould we just embrace the chaos?
  3. emmys 2019
    Stop Giving Game of Thrones Emmys AlreadyAt this point, giving the era-defining series an award feels more like a shrug than a cause for celebration.
  4. emmy insider
    How Ava DuVernay Made When They See Us, the Year’s Best MiniseriesA conversation about When They See Us, filmmaking, television, and American history.
  5. emmys 2019
    Just 13 Seconds of Succession Composer Wailing on That Theme SongNicholas Britell is now an Emmy winner.
  6. award season
    SNL, Carpool Karaoke, and Queer Eye Win Big at the 2019 Creative Arts EmmysAlso, Free Solo!
  7. snl
    10 of Leslie Jones’s Best SNL SketchesWe’ll miss her very much.
  8. emmy insider
    The Story Behind PEN15’s Emmy-Nominated Sleepover Episode“Anna Ishii-Peters” is equal parts agonizing, emotional, and hilarious. Here’s how PEN15 pulled it off.
  9. emmy insider
    The Stars of Netflix’s Special Are Proving the Trolls WrongThey made the show on a “shoestring” budget. One of them didn’t know where it’d air. And now they’re all Emmy nominees.
  10. emmy insider
    A Conversation With Rachel Brosnahan About Playing Slutty Secretaries in SchoolThe Emmy-winning star of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel answers important questions about our shared past: playing small parts in high-school theater.
  11. close reads
    Is Succession a Comedy?The Roys’ lives might be tragic, but their whole world is laughable.
  12. pose
    A Pop-Culture Guide to Pose Season TwoWhat to watch, listen to, and read after every episode to more fully experience the rich history of NYC’s ballroom scene in 1990.
  13. chat room
    Ozark’s Julia Garner Doesn’t Want ‘Hollywood-Standard Beautiful’ Roles“I get cult members. I get pregnant Mormon girls. I get cannibals. I got a girl who was in love with a KGB secret agent.”
  14. backstories
    The Season SNL Embraced Its Old, Weird Self AgainThe show’s writers walk us through the highlights from a year when they dialed back the Trump.
  15. trailer mix
    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Season 3 Teaser: She’s Going on TourPlus: Sterling K. Brown!
  16. rupaul's drag race
    RuPaul’s Drag Race and All Stars Renewed by VH1, So Drag Will Never Not Be on TVThe drag boom continues.
  17. chat room
    Barry’s Sarah Goldberg Makes the Case for Why Sally Is a Seriously Good Actress“How do you do bad acting that slowly gets better?”
  18. emmy insider
    Michelle Williams Never Thought Life Could Be FairThe Fosse/Verdon star is standing up for herself — and for Gwen Verdon.
  19. award season
    HBO Will ‘Help Out’ Game of Thrones Actors Who Had to Self-Nominate for EmmysDoing the minimum.
  20. 2019 emmy awards
    A Crowded 2019 Emmy Slate Juggles an Abundance of Good OptionsPeak TV is peakier than ever, and even more so than in recent years, worthy parties were bound to get left out.
  21. emmy insider
    Our 2019 Emmy-Nomination PredictionsIt’s gotten harder than ever to forecast the field of nominees, but that’s not going to stop us from trying!
  22. backstories
    Pamela Adlon’s Filmmaking Motto: ‘The Moment Is Everything’The writer, director, and star of Better Things on influences, inspirations, and the importance of trusting your inner voice.
  23. chat room
    On My Block’s Sierra Capri on Monse’s Best Season Two Moments“There are so many things that go on in her life that I’m just like, Wow. I can’t even believe she’s experiencing this so early.”
  24. first person
    In Defense of Cousins Who Fall in Love, on Ramy and IRL(Not to be read by any of my cousins.)
  25. good one podcast
    What It’s Like to Write for Late Night Right NowOn this week’s Good One podcast, writers from every late-night show that shoots in New York talk shop.
  26. gallery
    See Photos of Natasha Lyonne, Busy Philipps, and More in the Vulture Emmy StudioFor your consideration.
  27. emmy insider
    Patricia Arquette Breaks Down Scenes From The Act and Escape at Dannemora“There aren’t always the greatest parts for women in TV, or anywhere, and these are great parts in their own right.”
  28. trends
    The Emmys Might Go Hostless This Year, TooSure, why not!
  29. snl
    SNL’s Aidy Bryant Is the Only Sarah Huckabee Sanders We’ll MissIt wasn’t the best role to play, but Bryant gave it her all.
  30. emmys 2019
    Several Actors Just Got Disqualified From Emmys Voting for Breaking the Rules“We will continue to be diligent in our efforts to ensure the fairness of this competition.”
  31. What Playing Pray Tell on Pose Has Taught Billy Porter“When you know better, you do better. And hopefully, I’m doing better.”
  32. Matt Walsh on How He Manages to Always Be Eating on VeepIt takes a lot of choreography.
  33. Ted Danson on The Good Place’s Points System and How to Fix It“It’s impossible!”
  34. Here’s How The Good Place Cast Would Torture Each OtherNot that it would ever come to that.
  35. in conversation
    Lee Daniels on the End of Empire, Woke Culture, and Why Precious Was a ComedyPrecisely what his post-Empire career will look like isn’t certain, but the perennially restless director is nurturing a number of seedlings.
  36. Natasha Lyonne on Game of Thrones’ Recent Lack of BoobsAnd why they’re necessary.
  37. Charlie Barnett on Russian Doll Ending: They’re Still StuckHe compares it to Candide.
  38. chat room
    How Dead to Me Convinced Christina Applegate to Do TV AgainThe Netflix star on “semi-retirement” and writing a double mastectomy into her character’s story.
  39. chat room
    How Moonlight’s Jharrel Jerome Found Himself in Ava DuVernay’s When They See UsThe 21-year-old on what he learned playing Korey Wise, one of the Central Park Five.
  40. give 'em the old razzle dazzle
    How Michelle Williams Mastered (and Lost) Gwen Verdon’s Voice for Fosse/VerdonThe Fosse/Verdon star walks us through the accent, the attitude, and pretending to act with “sliced” vocal cords.
  41. stunts
    How Barry Transformed a Young Actress Into a Feral, Unstoppable TerminatorThe story behind the surreal, unexpected violence of “ronnie/lily.”
  42. set visits
    Veep Is Over. Is America Next?A behind-the-scenes look at the series finale.
  43. backstories
    The Ingeniously Nerdy Filmmaking Secrets of Documentary Now!The IFC show’s directors break down, in extreme detail, how they pulled off the visual parodies of season three.
  44. behind the scenes
    How Gina Rodriguez Pulled Off Jane the Virgin’s Amazing 7-Minute Monologue“When you have an actor like that, you can write something with full confidence that she’s going to kill it.”