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Costume Design Awards Absent From Emmys

Costume Design Awards Absent From Emmys

By Natalie Chinn, Contributing Writer

September 25, 2017


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

Because of the character-defining influence that costume designers have on television series, they should receive recognition at the Primetime Emmy Awards, rather than the Creative Arts Emmys.

Netflix Conquers the Film Industry

By Natalie Whalen, Staff Writer

April 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Netflix has started to produce its own cinematic content, causing traditional studios to worry if it will be the streaming service will be a major player in the coming years.

Netflix provides perfect winter break binge-watching options

Netflix provides perfect winter break binge-watching options

December 10, 2013


Filed under Arts

        Winter break is only a few stressful days away, and so too is the freedom to binge on Netflix. Depending on moods and interests, Netflix Instant’s offerings can please even the most discerning of customers. For a soapy departure from reality, check ...

‘Scandal’ continues to defy expectations of network TV capabilities

‘Scandal’ continues to defy expectations of network TV capabilities

October 24, 2013


Filed under Arts

In the past season alone, “Scandal” has had more government conspiracies than “Homeland,” and while everyone was busy buzzing about “House of Cards,” they seemed to have forgotten that Kerry Washington’s Olivia Pope, the lawyer-fixer protagonist of “Scandal,” wears the white hat better th...

Emmys 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Emmys 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

September 20, 2013


Filed under Arts

If it’s a question of who should win, look no further than Bryan Cranston as Walter White in “Breaking Bad.” Undoubtedly one of the greatest performances in television history, Cranston is still keeping his captivated audience at the edge of their seats. With three Emmys already under ...

Emmys 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Drama Series

Emmys 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Drama Series

September 20, 2013


Filed under Arts

Six dramas enter, one remains. Which show will take home the top prize? For starters, the common consensus has been that the second season of “Homeland” wasn’t as good as the first, so its chances of winning aren’t great. The same goes for “Mad Men,” which hit a bit of a rough patch after earnin...

Netflix nullifies need for television

Netflix nullifies need for television

February 5, 2013


Filed under Arts

Not long ago, a television premiere presented something much different than what it is today. If you missed an episode when it first aired, you might never see it again. But gone are the days of the urgency when it came to catching “Dallas,” a popular soap opera that debuted in the 1970s. Some may...