Entertainment fans will get front row access to television’s biggest night, as the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences today announced Yahoo! will be the official digital partner for red carpet and behind-the-scenes content surrounding the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards. Yahoo! is the Television Academy’s official online destination to live stream the red carpet and offer the Academy’s Backstage LIVE companion program, as well as deliver exclusive streaming content after the live coast-to-coast television broadcast airing Sunday, September 22, 2013, on CBS.
Live coverage leading up to and surrounding the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards, beginning with the nominations announcements on July 18, and extending after the awards are given out on September 22. Yahoo! will stream live from the Red Carpet before the show, offer the Television Academy’s Backstage live coverage during the show, and report from the Governors Ball after the show.
Editorial Content: Yahoo! will extensively cover all the events, news and highlights and will conduct profiles of the nominees, interviews with the key players, photo galleries, analysis of the vote, features on fashion and the best Emmy moments.
In the months following the awards, Yahoo! will showcase a special series called “An Evening With …” The series gives members and fans access to personal and candid discussions about hit television series featuring the creators and the stars of the show. Recent panel discussions include “Game of Thrones,” “Revenge” and “The Walking Dead.”