This Article is From Aug 26, 2014

Emmys 2014: Modern Family, Bryan Cranston Aim at Emmy records

Emmys 2014: Modern Family, Bryan Cranston Aim at Emmy records

A still from Modern Family

Highlights

  • Orange Is The New Black, House Of Cards and Modern Family are among the Emmy nominees aiming for the history books.
  • At Emmy Awards 2014 in Los Angeles, the prison-set dark comedy Orange Is The New Black and political drama House Of Cards could become the first online shows to claim top series awards.
  • If Modern Family claims the top comedy series award, it will tie all-time sitcom champ Frasier with five each.
  • The ceremony, with host Seth Meyers, will include a tribute to Robin Williams by his longtime friend, Billy Crystal.
  • A victory for Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston would give him a tie with four-time best drama actor champ Dennis Franz. If she wins, Scandal star Kerry Washington would become the first African-American to conquer the best drama series actress award.
Los Angeles: Orange Is The New Black, House Of Cards and Modern Family are among the Emmy nominees aiming for the history books.

At Emmy Awards 2014 in Los Angeles, the prison-set dark comedy Orange Is The New Black and political drama House Of Cards could become the first online shows to claim top series awards.

If Modern Family claims the top comedy series award, it will tie all-time sitcom champ Frasier with five each.

The ceremony, with host Seth Meyers, will include a tribute to Robin Williams by his longtime friend, Billy Crystal.

A victory for Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston would give him a tie with four-time best drama actor champ Dennis Franz. If she wins, Scandal star Kerry Washington would become the first African-American to conquer the best drama series actress award.