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Thursday, July 13, 2017

And the Emmy Award goes to . . .



The 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced this morning. Below is a list of the major nominees with my hopeful predictions in pink (click here for a complete list) - and I will be posting my review of the Emmy telecast (with host Stephen Colbert) after it airs on Sunday, September 17, on CBS:

Outstanding Drama Series
Better Call Saul
The Crown
The Handmaid's Tale
House of Cards
Stranger Things
This Is Us
Westworld

Outstanding Comedy Series
Atlanta
black-ish
Master of None
Modern Family
Silicon Valley
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Veep

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
Anthony Hopkins, Westworld
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
Matthew Rhys, The Americans
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards
Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder
Claire Foy, The Crown
Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale
Keri Russell, The Americans
Evan Rachel Wood, Westworld
Robin Wright, House of Cards

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul
David Harbour, Stranger Things
Ron Cephas Jones, This Is Us
Michael Kelley, House of Cards
John Lithgow, The Crown
Mandy Patinkin, Homeland
Jeffrey Wright, Westworld

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Uzo Aduba, Orange Is the New Black
Millie Bobby Brown, Stranger Things
Ann Dowd, The Handmaid's Tale
Chrissy Metz, This Is Us
Thandie Newton, Westworld
Samira Wiley, The Handmaid's Tale

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Anthony Anderson, black-ish
Aziz Ansari, Master of None
Zach Galifianakis, Baskets
Donald Glover, Atlanta
William H. Macy, Shameless
Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Pamela Adlon, Bad Things
Jane Fonda, Grace and Frankie
Allison Janney, Mom
Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Tracee Ellis Ross, black-ish
Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Louie Anderson, Baskets
Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live
Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Tony Hale, Veep
Matt Walsh, Veep

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Vanessa Bayer, Saturday Night Live
Anna Chlumsky, Veep
Kathryn Hahn, Transparent
Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live
Judith Light, Transparent
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline
Hank Azaria, Ray Donovan
Gerald McRaney, This Is Us
B.D. Wong, Mr. Robot
Brian Tyree Henry, This Is Us
Denis O’Hare, This Is Us

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cicely Tyson, How to Get Away With Murder
Laverne Cox, Orange Is the New Black
Shannon Purser, Stranger Things
Alison Wright, The Americans
Alexis Bledel, The Handmaid’s Tale
Ann Dowd, The Leftovers

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Riz Ahmed, Girls
Matthew Rhys, Girls
Dave Chappelle, Saturday Night Live
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Saturday Night Live
Tom Hanks, Saturday Night Live
Hugh Laurie, Veep

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Wanda Sykes, black-ish
Carrie Fisher, Catastrophe
Becky Ann Baker, Girls
Angela Bassett, Master of None
Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
Melissa McCarthy, Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Limited Series
Big Little Lies
Fargo
FEUD: Bette and Joan
Genius
The Night Of

Outstanding Television Movie
Black Mirror: San Junipero
Dolly Parton's Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Sherlock: The Lying Detective
The Wizard of Lies

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie
Riz Ahmed, The Night Of
Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: The Lying Detective
Robert De Niro, The Wizard of Lies
Ewan McGregor, Fargo
Geoffrey Rush, Genius
John Turturro, The Night Of

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Carrie Coon, Fargo
Felicity Huffman, American Crime
Nicole Kidman, Big Little Lies
Jessica Lange, FEUD: Bette and Joan
Susan Sarandon, FEUD: Bette and Joan
Reese Witherspoon, Big Little Lies

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie
Bill Camp, The Night Of 
Alfred Molina, FEUD: Bette and Joan
Alexander Skarsgärd, Big Little Lies 
David Thewlis, Fargo
Stanley Tucci, FEUD: Bette and Joan
Michael Kenneth Williams, The Night Of 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Judy Davis, FEUD: Betty and Joan
Laura Dern, Big Little Lies 
Jackie Hoffman, FEUD: Bette and Joan
Regina King, American Crime 
Michelle Pfeiffer, The Wizard of Lies 
Shailene Woodley, Big Little Lies 

Outstanding Variety Talk Series
Full Frontal With Samantha Bee
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
The Late Late Show With James Corden
The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
Real Time With Bill Maher

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Billy on the Street
Documentary Now!
Drunk History
Portlandia
Saturday Night Live
Tracey Ullman's Shows

Outstanding Variety Special
Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special 2017
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner
Louis C.K. 2017
Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust
Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night Democracy's Series Finale: Who's Going to Clean Up This Sh*t?

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The Americans
Better Call Saul
The Crown
The Handmaid's Tale
Stranger Things
Westworld

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Atlanta (nominated for two episodes)
Master of None
Silicon Valley
Veep (nominated for two episodes)

Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie Or A Dramatic Special
Big Little Lies
Black Mirror: San Junipero
Fargo
FEUD: Bette And Joan (nominated for two episodes)
The Night Of

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Late Night with Seth Meyers
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Presents Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner
Louis C.K. 2017
Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust
Stephen Colbert’s Live Election Night Democracy’s Series Finale: Who’s Going to Clean Up This Sh*t?
70th Annual Tony Awards

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Better Call Saul
The Crown
The Handmaid's Tale (nominated for two episodes)
Homeland
Stranger Things

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Atlanta
Silicon Valley (nominated for two episodes)
Veep (nominated for three episodes)

Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Big Little Lies
Fargo
FEUD: Bette and Joan
Genius
The Night Of (nominated for two episodes)

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series
Drunk History
Jimmy Kimmel Live
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special
Full Frontal With Samantha Bee Presents Not The White House Correspondents' Dinner
Stephen Colbert's Live Election Night Democracy's Series Finale: Who's Going To Clean Up This Sh*t?
The Oscars
Tony Bennett Celebrates 90: The Best Is Yet to Come

Outstanding Special Class Program
Hairspray Live!
The Oscars
Super Bowl LI Halftime Show Starring Lady Gaga
The 70th Annual Tony Awards

Outstanding Animated Program
Archer
Bob’s Burgers
Elena and the Secret of Avalor
The Simpsons
South Park

Outstanding Reality-Competition Series
The Amazing Race
American Ninja Warrior
Project Runway
RuPaul's Drag Race
Top Chef
The Voice

Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program
Alec Baldwin, Match Game
W. Kamau Bell, United Shades Of America With W. Kamau Bell
RuPaul Charles, RuPaul’s Drag Race
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, Project Runway
Gordon Ramsay, MasterChef Junior
Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg, Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party

1 comment:

Alan Scott said...

Winona Ryder didn't get a nomination for Stranger Things? :(

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