Television Academy Throwback: S.Epatha Merkerson
HBO's Lackawanna Blues first premiered in January 2005 and earned seven Emmy nominations. The television movie took home two wins, including actress S. Epatha Merkerson for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie!
Television Academy Throwback: Ricardo Montalbán
Television Academy Throwback: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler
Television Academy Throwback: Amy Brenneman
In 2013 at the 6th Television Academy Honors, Amy Brenneman presented for Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide, a PBS primetime documentary film inspired by the widely acclaimed book of the same name.
Television Academy Throwback: Cleo King
Cleo King showed her support for Mike and Molly's executive producer Chuck Lorre at the 21st Television Academy Hall of Fame in 2012. Watch her on the red carpet speaking about her gray wig-- yes, you read that correctly!
Television Academy Throwback: John Larroquette
In 1988, John Larroquette won the Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for NBC's Night Court. You will have a laugh as you watch his acceptance speech where he thanks the lady who brings donuts in the morning!
Television Academy Throwback: Loreen Arbus
Next week marks 32 years since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law. Watch Loreen Arbus' inspiring speech before she presented the Loreen Arbus Focus on Disability Scholarship at the 37th College Television Awards.
Television Academy Throwback: Archie Panjabi
Actress Archie Panjabi won Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for The Good Wife in 2010. This was her first Emmy nomination and win. In her acceptance speech, Panjabi says working on The Good Wife was "like a dream come true."
Television Academy Throwback: Dan Bucatinsky
Actor Dan Bucatinsky was a panelist in the 2013 event, 10 Years After "The Prime Time Closet - A History of Gays and Lesbians on TV." He reflected on TV's growing acceptance of the LGBTQ community and playing an openly gay character on Scandal.
Television Academy Throwback: Joey Soloway
Transparent creator Joey Soloway, a nonbinary individual, spoke on the thought behind transgender character Tante Gittel. Soloway says they didn't realize what Gittel's full story would become and how it would incorporate real transgender history.
Television Academy Throwback: Steven Yeun
At the event "An Evening with The Walking Dead" in 2013, Actor Steven Yeun spoke about the support he felt on set from the cast and crew. Watch how Yeun marked his time on the show as a turning point in his acting career.