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The Insiders Guide to All Things Emmys C OV E R I N G H O L LY WO O D MINISERIESMOVIES JUNE 17, 2013 a publication of thewrap.com Elisabeth Moss DOUBLE TROUBLE TOP OF THE LAKE SHOWS A BOLD NEW SID

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Contents Its Prime Time for Longform Remember when the phrase TV movie was an insult, and a miniseries was a big event from one of the broadcast networks How things have changed. Now many of our fines

TV Beat Liberace and the Lowest Common Denominator BY TIM MOLLOY Opinion What Steven Soderbergh leaving film for TV tells us about both industries When Steven Soderbergh couldnt interest film stud

10 CLAUDETTE BARIUSHBO MOVIE DIRECTORS WHO JUMPED TO TV AND FOUND EMMY LOVE John Frankenheimer, Against the Wall, The Burning Season, Andersonville, George Wallace, Path to War He got his start in TV

Front Center The Bottom Line Emmys may be priceless, but they arent free. Unlike the Motion Picture Academy, the TV Academy charges companies and individuals to submit their shows for Emmy considera

Front Center Women of Steel Can an adventurous production of Steel Magnolias put Lifetime in the Emmy game O ver the years, a perception has grown of what Lifetime fare is supposed to be prolific

MEMO TO BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH, KENNETH BRANAGH, DOMINIC WEST, BEN WHISHAW... FROM EMMY VOTERS Dear Benedict, Kenneth, Dominic and Ben, First, we just want to say that we really like you guys. Why would

Mad Men is subtle and minimal, but this was screaming and crying and being aggressive. 12 THEWRAP.COM JUNE 17, 2013

Lady Lake OF THE BY SHARON WAXMAN PHOTOS BY DOVE SHORE We may know her as Mad Mens Peggy, but Elisabeth Moss learned to go rugged for Jane Campions miniseries Top of the Lake At 30, Elisabeth Moss

SHARON WAXMAN Lets talk about Top of the Lake, since its a big step for you as an actoryou are really the heart and soul of this thing. ELISABETH MOSS I suppose its the first time Ive been No. 1 on th

the episodes. We never spoke about it we never rehearsed it. We would go through the script and skip that scene. We just knew that it was there and I knew what it was and couldnt touch it. And then th

Gospe The ACCORDING TO PHOTOS COURTESY OF THE HISTORY CHANNEL Mark Burnett makes an almost controversyfree Bibleand explains instant forgiveness BY TIM MOLLOY 16 THEWRAP.COM JUNE 17, 2013

el MARK The ultimate mission is to spread kindness and love, said Mark Burnett of his 10part miniseries The Bible. MINISERIESMOVIES THEWRAP.COM 17

T he Bible executive producer Mark Burnett follows a very rare belief in Hollywoodand no, we dont mean Christianity, which he says is much more widespread than people realize. Burnett espouses a way

F O R YO U R C O N S I D E R AT I O N OUTSTANDING MINISERIES OR MOVIE Meticulously constructed....the pieces fit, the whole thing working as both black comedydomestic satire and horrortragedy....its

MinisMovies Actors What were the biggest challenges for you this season The murders were very painful. Im used to connectingthe thing that youre very often searching for when youre playing a scene wi

KEEP ON THE SUNNY SIDE Jewel, Ring of Fire une Carter Cash may have lived most of her life in the long shadow cast by her husband Johnny Cash, but she was a second banana only by choice. A member of t

revenge of the miniseries BY STEVE POND Left for dead a couple of years ago, miniseries now dominate TV movies in the Emmy longform categories it turns out, were greatly exaggerated. Sure, things we

Movies vs. Minis WHO WINS An Annual Breakdown In the acting categories, movies and miniseries were combined almost 35 years agobut which side of the minimovie divide dominates when it comes to receiv

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Back Stage TV Movies, for Better and for Much, Much Worse Before pay cable came along to rescue the format and turn it into something classy, the madefortelevision movie was not exactly held in the h

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