News Nuggets: ‘Lone Survivor’ gets Oscar-qualifying December release

Universal moves Peter Berg‘s Navy SEAL drama “Lone Survivor” to December to qualify for Oscars. Deadline

Sam Champion, weather anchor for Best Morning Show nominee “Good Morning America,” tapped to host the Daytime Emmys. Associated Press

Ken Posner contends three times at the Tonys for Best Lighting Design of a Musical. Is he the frontrunner to win? Newsday

TV Line previews the Emmy race for Best Comedy Actress, as well as their dream nominees including Laura Dern (“Enlightened“) and Sutton Foster (“Bunheads“).

The hosts of Best Entertainment Talk Show nominee “The Talk” eagerly anticipate the upcoming Daytime Emmys. HLN

Kinky Boots” book-writer Harvey Fierstein writes an open letter addressing this year’s first-time nominees. Theater Mania

More News from GoldDerby