He was recognized for outstanding guest actor in a drama during Saturday's Creative Arts Emmys. Morton plays Rowan Pope, the father of powerful crisis manager Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington), in ABC's Scandal.
It's official: AMC dominated the 2013-14 television season -- at least on Twitter.
Nielsen Social released a data report on Monday analyzing the shows, specials and moments that reached the biggest Twitter audiences and engaged fans at record levels in the U.S. this season, from Sept. 1, 2013 through May 25, 2014.
The prolific producer has inked a new four-year overall deal to remain with the studio through May 2018, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
Rhimes and producing partner Betsy Beers' Shondaland banner is behind the network's two most valuable series -- veteran Grey's Anatomy and red-hot drama Scandal. Both were renewed last week for their 11th and fourth seasons, respectively.
Comedy Central's Friday announcement that Larry Wilmore would take over the time slot previously occupied by Stephen Colbert with his new Minority Report caps a major week for black leads on the small screen.