First, actresses started getting more interesting roles, particularly on cable. Now they’re getting nominated for Emmy awards, the Associated Press points out. With the exception of America Ferrara, nominated actresses this year range from 39-year-old Rachel Griffiths to Angelica Huston, 47. 'I just think that we're tired of seeing just these young bodies and young people. They're lovely and wonderful but they only have a certain level of depth because they've only been on the planet a certain amount of years," "The Closer" star Kyra Sedgwick, 42, told the wire service. Meanwhile, USA Today’s TV critic says Emmy voters made good choices in picking some fresh faces this year and made fewer egregious omissions than usual.
July 18, 2008 4:20 AM