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The Morning Roundup: Emmy Noms, Watchmen Trailer, Twilight Trailer, T4 Update, The Talisman

Written by: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer


ImageWe've got casting news for Terminator: Salvation, as well as trailers galore: Watchmen, Twilight, The Day The Earth Stood Still and more, as well as other news from around the industry.

HBO's Revolutionary War miniseries John Adams led all Emmy nominees with 23 nods, with NBC's awesome comedy 30 Rock close behind with 17. A full nominees list is at the end of this article.

Hey, Bloody Disgusting has some news about Darren Aronofsky's new Robocop movie.

Hot on the heels of the new trailer for Terminator: Salvation is the news that Arnold Schwarzenegger's original character will make an appearance, and he'll be played by Austrian bodybuilder Roland Kickinger, who actually played Schwarzenegger himself in a biopic.

Charming: Will Ferrell will be playing a guy who gets his personality split into a bleeding-heart liberal and a galloping racist.

The new trailer for Twilight has hit:

 

More trailer madness: Watchmen!

 

Also, in case you haven't seen the new trailer for The Day The Earth Stood Still, here it is!

Also, here's the new trailer for the next 007 movie, Quantum of Solace.

Try not to masturbate, because it'll drain you of all the strength you'll need for the upcoming remake of Papillon.

Wow — this director made an awesome demo film based on the Stephen King/Peter Straub novel The Talisman.

Here's a pretty cool poster for an upcoming Luke Wilson vehicle, Henry Poole Is Here.

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Finally, here's a partial list of the Emmy nominees. Check out Variety for a full one. Also, here are some reactions to the list from the nominees.

DRAMA SERIES:
Boston Legal
Damages
Dexter
13
Lost
Mad Men

DRAMA LEAD ACTOR:
Gabriel Byrne, In Treatment
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Hugh Laurie, House
James Spader, Boston Legal

DRAMA LEAD ACTRESS:
Glenn Close, Damages
Sally Field, Brothers and Sisers
Mariska Hargitay, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit
Holly Hunter, Saving Grace
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer

DRAMA SUPPORTING ACTOR:
Ted Danson, Damages
Michael Emerson, Lost
Zeljko Ivanek, Damages
William Shatner, Boston Legal
John Slattery, Mad Men

DRAMA SUPPORTING ACTRESS:
Candice Bergen, Boston Legal
Rachel Griffiths, Brothers and Sisters
Sandra Oh, Grey’s Anatomy
Dianne Wiest, In Treatment
Chandra Wilson, Grey’s Anatomy

Catch the rest of the list, after the jump….

COMEDY SERIES:
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Entourage
The Office
30 Rock
Two and a Half Men

COMEDY LEAD ACTOR:
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Steve Carell, The Office
Lee Pace, Pushing Daisies
Tony Shalhoub, Monk
Charlie Sheen, Two and a Half Men

COMEDY LEAD ACTRESS:
Christina Applegate, Samantha Who?
America Ferrera, Ugly Betty
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
Mary-Louise Parker, Weeds

COMEDY SUPPORTING ACTOR:
Jon Cryer, Two and a Half Men
Kevin Dillon, Entourage
Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother
Jeremy Piven, Entourage
Rainn Wilson, The Office

COMEDY SUPPORTING ACTRESS:
Kristin Chenoweth, Pushing Daisies
Amy Poehler, Saturday Night Live
Jean Smart, Samantha Who??
Holland Taylor, Two and a Half Men
Vanessa Williams, Ugly Betty

REALITY COMPETITION:
The Amazing Race
American Idol
Dancing with the Stars
Project Runway
Top Chef

REALITY HOST:
Tom Bergeron, Dancing with the Stars
Heidi Klum, Project Runway
Howie Mandell, Deal or No Deal
Jeff Probst, Survivor
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol

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Author: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer

Robert J. Peterson is a writer and web developer living in Los Angeles. A Tennessee native, he graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He’s written for newspapers and websites all over the country, including the Marin Independent Journal, the Telluride Daily Planet, CC2KOnline.com, Offscreen, and Geekscape.net. He co-hosts the podcasts Make It So and Hiram’s Lodge. He’s appeared as a pop-culture guru on the web talk shows Comics on Comics, The Fanbase Press Week In Review, Collider Heroes, ScreenJunkies TV Fights, and Fandom Planet. He’s the founder of California Coldblood Books.

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