"We're thrilled to have yet another Emmy nomination," said "MythBusters" star Jamie Hyneman in our recent video chat (watch it below). "Hopefully this time we'll actually get one. It's been an amazing run. We're on our way to 12 years now, and we're still going strong."
An Emmy-magnet and a double-nominee this year, Allison Janney compliments her Drama Guest Actress nomination for "Masters of Sex" with a Comedy Supporting Actress bid for playing Bonnie in CBS's laffer "Mom."
The most recent seven Best Picture Oscar champs all screened at the Toronto Film Festival, including last year's winner "12 Years a Slave," which won the public vote as festival favorite. Last year's fest also included screenings of three of the other Best Picture nominees: "Dallas Buyers Club," which won Oscars for Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto; "Gravity," which claimed seven Oscars, including Best Director; and "Philomena."
The lineup for the upcoming 39th edition of this key stop on the road to the Oscars was announced Tuesday. Will one of the titles previewed below take the top prize at the Dolby Theater next February 22?
We'll find out next week whether Andi Dorfman chooses Nick or Josh in the season finale of "The Bachelorette" – and whether her choice will actually propose marriage – but this week, her rejected suitors had their say. What revelations did this week's "Men Tell All" special yield?
Who do you think will win the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards? Winners in many of the top categories will be decided by fan voting. This year's kudocast will air live across the MTV network of channels on Aug. 24 at 8:00pm EST from the Forum in Los Angeles.
Use our drag-and-drop menu at the bottom of this post to start making your predictions, or click here.
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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")