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Emmy Awards could be 1 for the history books

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The Emmy Awards, television’s annual celebration of itself, are always a big night. But this Sunday’s ceremony may end up supersized. Performers and shows could be setting records and making breakthroughs at the 67th prime-time Emmys. Viola Davis of “How to Get Away with Murder” or Taraji P. Henson of “Empire” have a chance to become the first African-American to win as best drama series actress. “I gotta win! I gotta win for history!” an exuberant Henson said when asked…

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Emmy nominees share plans for big day

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Mayim Bialik will be at a cemetery. Denis O’Hare will be trying to figure out what to do with his 4-year old son. And Sarah Paulson will be in a state of terror and anxiety. Contenders for Emmy Awards say they’ll be plenty busy leading up to the ceremony Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles, with pre-red carpet plans ranging from Felicity Huffman‘s family time with husband and fellow nominee William H. Macy to a gathering of…

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“Game of Thrones” reigns at creative arts Emmy Awards

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“Game Of Thrones” is the Emmy Awards front-runner after winning eight technical achievement awards. The HBO fantasy saga was honored at Saturday’s creative arts Emmys, the precursor to the main Sept. 20 ceremony, in categories including special visual effects and casting. FX Networks’ “American Horror Story: Freak Show,” was next with five awards. The creative Emmys also recognized guest actors for drama and comedy series, with trophies going to Reg E. Cathey for “House of Cards”; Margo Martindale for “The…

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