May 11, 2009

Breaking

Emmys Get a Little More Variety

David Letterman's writers will no longer have to compete with the likes of Tony Bennett as part of a just-announced Emmys rule change.

The Emmys

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has decided to split up the series and specials categories for both writing and directing in a variety, music or comedy program. Until recently, one-off specials were grouped together with ongoing series such as "Late Show with David Letterman" or "Real Time with Bill Maher."

More on the story over at TVWeek.com.

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