The Emmy nominations are in and a lot of our favorites have made the cut. Here are some of the categories:


Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Television Movie: 

Antonio Banderas,Genius: Picasso

Darren Criss, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Benedict Cumberbatch,Patrick Melrose

Jeff Daniels, The Looming Tower

John Legend, Jesus Christ Superstar

Jesse Plemons,Black Mirror: USS Callister


Lead Actor in a Comedy Series:

Anthony Anderson,Black-ish

Ted Danson, The Good Place

Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Donald Glover, Atlanta

Bill Hader, Barry

William H. Macy, Shameless


Lead Actress in a Comedy Series: 

Pamela Adlon,Better Things

Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Allison Janney, Mom

Issa Rae, Insecure

Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish

Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie



Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: 

Louie Anderson,Baskets

Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live

Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Brian Tyree Henry, Atlanta

Tony Shalhoub,The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live

Henry Winkler, Barry


Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: 


Zazie Beetz,Atlanta

Alex Borstein,The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Aidy Bryant,Saturday Night Live

Betty Gilpin, GLOW

Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live

Kate McKinnon,Saturday Night Live

Laurie Metcalf, Roseanne

Megan Mullally, Will & Grace



The 70th annual Primetime Emmys are set to air on NBC for the first time since 2014 on Monday, Sept. 17, from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Colin Jost and Michael Che from SNL’s Weekend Update are set to host.

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