TV Industry Remembers Those Lost in 2013

The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards will continue the tradition of honoring TV industry members who died in the past year with an “In Memoriam” segment. Co-stars and friends will pay special tribute by video to Jonathan Winters, James Gandolfini, Jean Stapleton, Gary David Goldberg, and Cory Monteith.

YahooTV recently put together its own slideshow, TV Stars We’ve Lost in 2013.  The Emmy’s will air live, Sunday, Sept. 22, 7 p.m. CT on CBS.

‘American Horror’ is Back-to-Back Tonight

American Horror Story: Asylum” earned the most Emmy® Award nominations of any TV program this year with 17.  In celebration, FX will air a two-night marathon of the miniseries.

Chapters 1 through 7 will begin tonight at 9:00 p.m. and run through 4:00 a.m. tomorrow morning. Chapters 8 through 13 will begin tomorrow at 10:00 p.m. and run through 4:00 a.m. Sunday morning.  (All times are listed as Central Time.)

FX is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Marathon Celebrates Emmy Nods for ‘Louie’

FX’s “Louie” is the first basic cable series ever to be nominated for an Emmy in the outstanding Comedy Series category. To celebrate the show’s six nominations, FX will broadcast all 13 episodes of Louie’s third and most recent season tomorrow, Aug. 17, from 10:30 p.m. to 4 a.m. CT.

From the inventive mind of Louis C.K., the show puts a spotlight on the comedian’s everyday ordeals, his quest to find love and his pursuit of humor. Each episode features a scripted story and a mix of his stand-up comedy, which is original material for the series. The single-camera comedy is shot in New York.

FX is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Ryan Murphy Talks ‘American Horror’ and Emmys

For two years running, FX’s “American Horror Story” has earned more Emmy nominations than any other show, including 17 nominations for this year’s “American Horror Story: Asylum.” AHS co-creator Ryan Murphy spoke with Deadline about the show and the upcoming Emmy Awards.

FX is available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Not Enough Emmy Noms to Go Around

In response to today’s Emmy Award nominees announcement, television blogger Alan Sepinwall discusses several commendable shows that received few or no nods at a time when the abundance of quality TV programming makes it difficult to choose.

Cable Networks Shine at Primetime Emmy Awards

Cable networks had a strong showing at last night’s Primetime Emmy Awards. Of 26 awards presented, 17 went to cable programs and individual actors on cable shows.

HBO led the way with six awards, including four for miniseries “Game Change.” Showtime captured four Emmys, all for its drama series “Homeland.” FX won three awards, including two for comedian Louis C.K. Kevin Costner and Tom Berenger each won for their performances in History Channel’s “Hatfields & McCoys.“ Comedy Central (“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”) and AMC (Aaron Paul in “Breaking Bad”) rounded out the cable network winners.

FX, History Channel, Comedy Central and AMC are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

USA Today has a complete list of winners.

The Emmys: Who Should Win, Who Will?

The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards will be presented Sunday and USA Today TV critic Robert Bianco today shared his annual predictions of who will win, as well as who he thinks should win, in each major Emmy category. If Bianco is on the mark, AMC, FX, Showtime, HBO and CBS will reign.

Cable Nets Showered With Emmy Nominations

Paced by HBO and AMC, cable networks fared very well in this year’s primetime Emmy Award nominations, reported Multichannel News. HBO earned 104 nominations, led by its miniseries “Mildred Pierce” and “Boardwalk Empire.” AMC received 29 nominations, including 19 for “Mad Men,” which has won three previous Emmys for best drama series. In all, cable networks garnered more than 250 nominations.

Among other cable networks receiving multiple nominations were History Channel (7), Cartoon Network (6), FX (6), Nickelodeon (6) and Discovery Channel (5). These networks and AMC are available to virtually all Suddenlink customers who have what is commonly known as Expanded Basic TV service.

Check here for a complete list of nominations.