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Television Academy

About the academy


From the Chairman

The Emmy awards field is wider than ever.

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New Destination

A new name, a new look, and a new home.

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Academy History

Founded in 1946, the Academy's story parallels the progress of the television industry.

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The Emmy Statuette

Who is this woman and what is she holding?

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Academy News

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Soon-To-Be-Unveiled New Saban Media Center First Non-Commercial Theatre in U.S. To Install Cutting-Edge Dolby Technologies

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Dana Delany Returns To Host June 8 Event

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Jimmy Kimmel returns to host the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards airing live on Sunday, September 18 on ABC. Nominations to be Announced Thursday, July 14.

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Television Academy expands Primetime Emmy Awards Short Form Categories reflecting dramatic growth in Storytelling across Expanding television landscape. Outstanding directing and writing for comedy and drama series increased to six nominees in each category.


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Television Academy Board of Governors Votes to Expand Creative Arts Emmy Awards Ceremony to Two Shows

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Board of Governors

Elected representatives from each of the 29 peer groups.

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Executive Committee

Led by the Chairman and other elected and appointed officers

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Peer Groups

Professionals in the television industry

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More than 20 groups devoted to key initiatives

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