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The Amazing Race wins Emmy.

The Amazing Race wins Emmy. Days after CBS started casting for a fifth season, which previously seemed like it would not happen, The Amazing Race won the first Reality/Competition Program Emmy. It beat Survivor and American Idol (and two other random shows), which E! says was “[p]erhaps the biggest shocker”; all three were nominated for …

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Survivor, American Idol, Amazing Race nominated for reality competition Emmys.

Survivor, American Idol, Amazing Race nominated for reality competition Emmys. The newly renamed reality TV-related Emmy categories have their first nominees. Competing for best Reality-Competition Program are Survivor (no individual seasons are specified), The Amazing Race, and American Idol. They will compete against the two other nominees, two different programs: CBS’ “AFI’s 100 Years … …

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Emmys add two more nonfiction categories, rename reality TV categories.

Emmys add two more nonfiction categories, rename reality TV categories. Reality TV shows will still compete for Emmy awards in one of two categories, but those categories have been renamed: Nonfiction program (alternative/unscripted), formerly known as nonfiction program (special class) will be for shows without game elements, while Reality/competition programs, formerly nonfiction programming (special class), …

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Osbournes wins Emmy; Survivor, Trading Spaces lose to West Wing doc.

Osbournes wins Emmy; Survivor, Trading Spaces lose to West Wing doc. The Osbournes won an Emmy in the Outstanding Non-Fiction Program (Reality) category, beating American High, Frontier House, Project Greenlight, and two other shows. Sharon and Kelly accepted the award. In the Outstanding Special Class Program category, both Trading Spaces and Survivor lost to “The …

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Trading Spaces, The Osbournes, American High, Frontier House, Survivor, Project Greenlight all nominated for various Emmys.

Trading Spaces, The Osbournes, American High, Frontier House, Survivor, Project Greenlight all nominated for various Emmys. The Emmy nominees were announced this morning, and six reality TV shows were among the nominees. In the Outstanding Non-Fiction Program (Reality) category, American High, Frontier House, The Osbournes, and Project Greenlight will compete against “Taxicab Confessions” and “Trauma: …

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Survivor, American High win Emmys.

Survivor, American High win Emmys. The technical achievement Emmys were awarded Saturday at a separate ceremony, and there, Survivor won in two of the six categories it was nominated in: outstanding non-fiction program (special class) and outstanding sound mixing for a non-fiction program. American High won in its category, outstanding non-fiction program (reality), beating Taxicab …

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