Covid pushes Emmy Awards outdoors

8/11/2021 7:32:00 AM

This year's Emmy Awards will be held outdoors because of a surge in Delta cases

This year's Emmy Awards will be held outdoors because of a surge in Delta cases

The Television Academy said the ceremony will be held on the Event Deck at LA Live next to Microsoft Theater.

In this file photo an Emmy statuette is seen on the red carpet at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles on September 22, 2019.The decision will impact shows with the most nominations spread across a variety of categories, shows like The Crown, The Mandalorian, WandaVision, The Handmaid’s Tale, Saturday Night Live and Ted Lasso , all shows that have 20 or more nods., Black-ish’ s Hair Department Head and celebrity hairstylist/barber, respectively.with dark comedy “Heavens Above,” which is in the International Competition lineup.

(AFP) The Emmy Awards ceremony for achievement in television has been moved outdoors in the latest setback to live events because of rising concerns over the coronavirus pandemic.The September 19 ceremony in Los Angeles was initially due to take place indoors before a limited celebrity audience.Also revealed today, the TV Academy has opted to move all ceremonies to the event deck at L."The Television Academy and CBS have decided to host all ceremonies.——— JULIANA UKIOMOGBE: First, I want to congratulate you both on your Emmy nomination for Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling for Black-ish ! What does this accomplishment mean to you? STACEY MORRIS: It’s exciting and confirmation of all the hard work we’ve done over the years..Live, located directly behind the Microsoft Theater, as a way to utilize an “indoor/outdoor” setting that can accommodate more socially distant seating..“Heavens Above” follows Stojan’s family and an assortment of odd-ball characters across three decades, exploring the impact of miracles in modern-day society.

on the Event Deck at LA LIVE, directly behind the Microsoft Theater," the Television Academy said in a statement.The indoor/outdoor vibe is similar to what the Recording Academy pulled off for this year’s Grammy Awards telecast.It’s a great accomplishment and it’s a great honor to be recognized by our peers and by the Academy.The Event Deck in downtown Los Angeles is an outdoor space that includes a large tented area.The statement said the changes followed discussions with Los Angeles County health and safety experts.“The health and safety of our nominees is of paramount importance,” the TV Academy continued in its statement.It added there would be further limits on the numbers of those invited to the show, including those nominated for the highest honors in US television.I wanted to make sure that I kept everything true to the character, while also expressing some fashion-forward looks and adding hair accessories and jewelry to the styles to make them more contemporary."Unfortunately, this means not all nominees will be able to attend this year's awards," the organisers said.” Last week, the TV Academy noted that a “very limited” red carpet will greet attendees when they arrive to the show with approximately a dozen or so outlets credentialed to cover talent arrivals and interview nominees on-site.In the 2000s, there was some kind of new era, a transition; and the future, that is not so bright,” he says.

READ MORE: 'The Crown' and 'Mandalorian' lead Emmy nominations Rising cases in LA Los Angeles last month reimposed the wearing of masks in all indoor public settings and businesses because of rising numbers of coronavirus infections in the second-largest city in the United States.Last year's Emmy Awards took place in an empty studio with nominees from around the world joining on video screens from their homes and gardens.A virtual media center will be mounted in partnership with broadcast partner CBS as a way to include more outlets and give them the opportunity to connect with winners during the show, similar to what they successfully pulled off last year.We kept the longer styles and turned them into something instead of cutting the hair off.Concerns over the Delta variant of the virus on Tuesday prompted singer Stevie Nicks, 73, to cancel five concerts she had scheduled for 2021..

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