Counting down the surprising early TV roles for stars that went on to become Oscar nominees and winners. The A.V. Club
Tom O'Neil talks Oscars with senior editor Matt Noble and Jonathan Cooke on their Screen Verdict podcast.
Mark Juddery surveys the most common complaints about the Oscars, including the lack of comedies represented, though he argues this year's frontrunner, "Argo," and past winners from "Amadeus" to "American Beauty" have had comedy elements. Huffington Post
Every actor submits only one sample episode, which will be judged by other actors (ranging from 25 to 75 per category jury) between July 28 and August 14. TV series submit six, which will be split into three pairs to be distributed randomly to about 300 voters. We now have uncovered every single title submitted for the 2014 races. CLICK HERE FOR THE EPISODES
We analyze the pros and cons
of episodes submitted by actors
to Emmy judges
Who submitted well? Click links below to read our in-depth analysis of each actor's episode entry.
DRAMA GUEST ACTRESS
Kate Burton ("Scandal")
Jane Fonda ("The Newsroom")
Allison Janney ("Masters of Sex")
Kate Mara ("House of Cards")
Margo Martindale ("The Americans")
Diana Rigg ("Game of Thrones")