Amy Poehler

Here to Make Friends: Why Emmys Are Recognizing Positive Reality TV Over Dramatic Storytelling

While saltier reality shows including Bravo’s “Real Housewives” franchise and HBO Max’s “FBoy Island” are still very much a thing — and very popular — there has also…

Retta’s ‘Ugliest House in America’ Gets Early Season 3 Renewal From HGTV

HGTV has renewed its series “Ugliest House in America” starring actress and comedian Retta. Season 3 is set to premiere in early 2023. The new series will follow…

NBCUniversal Alternative Boss Jenny Groom Exits

NBCUniversal’s head of unscripted entertainment content Jenny Groom is exiting her post at the top of the alternative department following poor reception to her recent projects, Variety has…

Emmys Trivia: Snubs May Be Good Publicity Now — and Other Unusual Facts From 2022’s Nominations

Apparently the next best thing to being Emmy nominated is being Emmy snubbed. At least, that seemed to be the case on Tuesday morning, when publicists quickly switched…

‘Lucy and Desi,’ ‘We Feed People’ Bring Emmy Wealth to Imagine Documentaries

Documentaries about the first couple of television and a chef on a mission proved to be fruitful for Imagine Documentaries this year. The four-year-old arm of Imagine Entertainment…

Ultimate Emmy Final Predictions Guide in All 101 Categories: Will “Ted Lasso’ and ‘Succession’ Lead the Way?

Ballots have been turned in, and the TV Academy is tabulating votes. On Tuesday, July 12, the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations will be announced, with many surprises…

Fox Cancels Amy Poehler’s Animated Series ‘Duncanville’ After Three Seasons

“Duncanville” will end its run after three seasons. Amy Poehler executive produced “Duncanville” and starred in the show as Duncan, an ordinary 15-year-old with a wild imagination and…

‘Schitt’s Creek’ Reunion Wanted on New Amazon Series ‘The Lake’

Julian Doucet was always told that his life should be made into a movie or TV show after he’d tell anyone his story—he’s a gay man who was…

Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Poehler, William Shatner to Be Honored at 18th Annual Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards

NATPE has revealed the winners of its 18th annual Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Awards, which will take place in Los Angeles for the first time, on June 2 at…

Being the Ricardos Poster Shares the Love Between Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz

Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem snuggle up close in the latest Being the Ricardos poster released from Amazon Studios. Lucie Arnaz gave the film her seal of approval,…