Tuesday, October 17

Kerri Drootin has used songs from her own record collection for soundtracks in shows such as "A.P. Bio." Now, she is nominated for an Emmy in Outstanding Music Supervision. (Courtesy of Todd Drootin)

Emmys 2017: “Master of None” music supervisor, UCLA alumna receives Emmy nomination

UCLA alumni and faculty have lent their acting, writing and directing talents to several series nominated for the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. Contributing to nominations in categories such as Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Limited Series, Bruins have showcased their skills in both acting and production as parts of the casts and the crews. Read more...

Kerri Drootin has used songs from her own record collection for soundtracks in shows such as "A.P. Bio." Now, she is nominated for an Emmy in Outstanding Music Supervision. (Courtesy of Todd Drootin)

Alumna Nancy Cartwright has been voicing Bart Simpson since the creation of the animated sitcom "The Simpsons" in 1989. Cartwright's performance as Bart has earned her a nomination in the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance. (Creative Commons photo by voicechasers
via Wikimedia Commons)

Emmys 2017: Alumna portrays, grows alongside ever-evolving Bart Simpson

UCLA alumni and faculty have lent their acting, writing and directing talents to several series nominated for the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. Contributing to nominations in categories such as Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Limited Series, Bruins have showcased their skills in both acting and production as parts of the casts and the crews. Read more...

Alumna Nancy Cartwright has been voicing Bart Simpson since the creation of the animated sitcom "The Simpsons" in 1989. Cartwright's performance as Bart has earned her a nomination in the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance. (Creative Commons photo by voicechasers
via Wikimedia Commons)

Lecturer Ben Whitehair teaches aspiring actors how to actively navigate professional networks using social media. He has used social media in his own career, which helped him land a role in "Better Call Saul." (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin)

Emmys 2017: UCLA lecturer teaches importance of social media in acting career

UCLA alumni and faculty have lent their acting, writing and directing talents to several series nominated for the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards. Contributing to nominations in categories such as Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Limited Series, Bruins have showcased their skills in both acting and production as parts of the casts and the crews. Read more...

Lecturer Ben Whitehair teaches aspiring actors how to actively navigate professional networks using social media. He has used social media in his own career, which helped him land a role in "Better Call Saul." (Axel Lopez/Daily Bruin)

Alumnus Kelvin Yu stars in Netflix's Emmy-nominated comedy series "Master of None." While many of his previous roles depicted offensive stereotypes, his character Brian Chang helped him portray an authentic Asian-American experience onscreen, he said. (Courtesy of Kelvin Yu)
Alumnus Kelvin Yu stars in Netflix's Emmy-nominated comedy series "Master of None." While many of his previous roles depicted offensive stereotypes, his character Brian Chang helped him portray an authentic Asian-American experience onscreen, he said. (Courtesy of Kelvin Yu)