Emmy Awards

The People v. O.J. Simpson and Game of Thrones Dominate the 2016 Emmys

On the night before the 2016-17 TV season began, the television industry honored its very best shows and actors at the 68th Emmy Awards—and the broadcast networks once again found themselves dominated by cable and streaming networks.

Audi and Airbnb Offer Up a Crazy House in Death Valley, and a Great Ad to Go With It

If you fancy hanging out in the sizzling-hot middle of nowhere, with an endless expanse of sand all around and the occasional scorpion scuttling by for distraction, Audi's got the promotion for you.As part of its Emmy Awards sponsorship, the auto brand and Airbnb will offer fans the chance to book three-day getaways at the luxury Rondolino Residence in Death Valley, Nevada. The place is so isolated, it has no actual address—just coordinates on a map.Guests get to drive a 2017 Audi R8 during their stay, which also includes chauffeur service from the airport, meals prepared by a personal chef and, according to press materials, "evening entertainment/activities." (Scorpion races, perhaps?)To tout the promo, Venables Bell & Partners created the fun spot below—it almost feels like a Super Bowl ad—which is running online and will also air during ABC's Emmys telecast on Sunday.

The Ad Council and R/GA’s ‘Love Has No Labels’ Wins the Emmy for Best Commercial

Count Emmy Award voters among the slew of people nationwide who've been charmed and captivated by The Ad Council's famous, viral "Love Has No Labels" diversity and inclusion PSA campaign, created by R/GA and production company Mindride. 

Daytime TV’s Biggest Honors Won’t Be on TV This Year

The Daytime Emmy awards are getting the backhand from the very networks they honor. The 2016 awards show will not be televised.National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences president Bob Mauro called it a "great disappointment."

Facetime: Fall Fetes Featuring Award Winners and Heavy Hitters

Magazines celebrated their fall issues with star-studded cocktail parties; Adweek’s Media Plan of the Year presented by The Trade Desk brought out media’s heavy hitters, and NBCUniversal celebrated the Emmys […]

Jon Hamm Finally Wins an Emmy for Mad Men’s Don Draper

The eighth time was the charm for Jon Hamm.The actor, who had been nominated for Emmys seven times previously—and gone winless—for his iconic role as Mad Men's Don Draper, finally won the trophy Sunday night, in his eighth and final year of eligibility.

These Are the 7 Keys to Pulling Off a Perfect Emmys Telecast

What kind of impact will Andy Samberg have when he hosts the 67th Emmy Awards on Sunday? In the end, not much after you subtract commercial breaks and all the time spent handing out the actual awards.

Always ‘Like a Girl’ Adds the 2015 Emmy Award to Its Haul of Trophies

At some point, they'll have to start inventing new prizes to give to Leo Burnett's "Like a Girl" campaign for Procter & Gamble's Always.

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TBWA Ads for Gatorade and Nissan Are Among 6 Emmy Nominees for Best Commercial

A year after TBWA\Media Arts Lab walked away with the 2014 Emmy Award for Best Commercial (for the Apple spot "Misunderstood"), TBWA\Chiat\Day has placed two spots among the 2015 nominees for the award.