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Emmy Award: American television production award
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry. It is presented at numerous annual events held throughout the calendar year, each honoring one of the various sectors of the television industry. The two ceremonies that receive the most media coverage are the Primetime Emmy Awards and the Daytime Emmy Awards, which recognize outstanding work in American primetime and daytime entertainment programming, respectively. Other notable Emmy events include those honoring national sports programming, national news and documentary shows, and technological and engineering achievements in television, including the Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards. Regional Emmy Awards are also presented throughout the country at various times through the year, recognizing excellence in local and statewide television. In addition, the International Emmy Awards honor excellence in TV programming produced and initially aired outside the United States.

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How could a socially distant red carpet look?

It may be a while until we hear 'who are you wearing' on the red carpet, as Emer McCarthy explains.

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America Ferrera felt she didn't 'deserve' Emmy Award [Video]

America Ferrera felt she didn't 'deserve' Emmy Award

America Ferrera couldn't enjoy her history-making Emmy Awards win because she didn't think she had "earned" it and was convinced people felt she didn't "deserve" her success.

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'Modern Family' Cast Tribute [Video]

'Modern Family' Cast Tribute

'Modern Family' won the Emmy Award for outstanding comedy series for 5 out of its 11 seasons since 2009. Created by Steven Levitan and Christopher Lloyd, the ABC series stars Ed O'Neill, Sofía..

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