Emmy Awards 2017 Nominations: Listing the Lucky Few
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Emmy Awards Nominations
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The 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards is almost here. And the anticipation is building by the day! With the show just around the corner, let’s take a look at the Emmy Awards 2017 nominations.

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Honoring the best in U.S. prime time television programming from June 1, 2016, to May 31, 2017, the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards will be held on Sunday, September 17, 2017, at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles, California. The prestigious event will be broadcast by CBS and hosted by Stephen Colbert.

Anna Chlumsky and Shemar Moore announced the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards nominees on July 13, 2017.  If you missed the announcement, or just need a refresher, we’ve compiled an Emmy nominations 2017 list.

We’re just as excited as you are and are keeping our fingers crossed for our favorites! So, here’s a list of the Emmy Awards 2017 nominations:

Outstanding Drama Series

Better Call Saul (AMC)
Westworld (HBO)
The Crown (Netflix)
Stranger Things (Netflix)
This Is Us (NBC)
The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)
House of Cards (Netflix)

Outstanding Comedy Series

Atlanta (FX)
Silicon Valley (HBO)
Master of None (Netflix)
Modern Family (ABC)
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)
Veep (HBO)
Black-ish (ABC)

Lead Actress a Drama Series

Viola Davis (How to Get Away with Murder)
Keri Russell (The Americans)
Claire Foy (The Crown)
Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld)
Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Robin Wright (House of Cards)

Lead Actor a Drama Series

Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)
Milo Ventimiglia (This Is Us)
Anthony Hopkins (Westworld)
Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan)
Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)
Matthew Rhys (The Americans)
Kevin Spacey (House of Cards)

Lead Actor in a Comedy

Anthony Anderson (Black-ish)
Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent)
Zach Galifianakis (Baskets)
Donald Glover (Atlanta)
Aziz Ansari (Master of None)
William H. Macy (Shameless)

Lead Actress in a Comedy

Tracee Ellis-Ross (Black-ish)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
Jane Fonda (Grace and Frankie)
Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie)
Allison Janney (Mom)
Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt)
Pamela Adlon (Better Things)

Outstanding Limited Series

Feud: Bette and Joan (FX)
Big Little Lies (HBO)
Fargo (FX)
Genius (National Geographic)
The Night Of (HBO)

Lead Actor in a Limited Series

Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock: The Lying Detective)
Riz Ahmed (The Night Of)
Robert De Niro (The Wizard of Lies)
John Turturro (The Night Of)
Ewan McGregor (Fargo)
Geoffrey Rush (Genius)

Lead Actress in a Limited Series

Felicity Huffman (American Crime)
Jessica Lange (Feud: Bette and Joan)
Susan Sarandon (Feud: Bette and Joan)
Carrie Coon (Fargo)
Reese Witherspoon (Big Little Lies)
Nicole Kidman (Big Little Lies)

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

John Lithgow (The Crown)
Jeffrey Wright (Westworld)
Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul)
Mandy Patinkin (Homeland)
David Harbour (Stranger Things)
Ron Cephas Jones (This Is Us)
Michael Kelly (House of Cards)

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things)
Ann Dowd (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Uzo Aduba (Orange Is the New Black)
Thandie Newton (Westworld)
Chrissy Metz (This Is Us)

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

John Lithgow (The Crown)
Jeffrey Wright (Westworld)
Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul)
Mandy Patinkin (Homeland)
David Harbour (Stranger Things)
Ron Cephas Jones (This Is Us)
Michael Kelly (House of Cards)

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things)
Ann Dowd (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Uzo Aduba (Orange Is the New Black)
Thandie Newton (Westworld)
Chrissy Metz (This Is Us)

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)

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Anna Chlumsky (Veep)
Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)
Vanessa Bayer (Saturday Night Live)
Leslie Jones (Saturday Night Live)
Judith Light (Transparent)
Kathryn Hahn (Transparent)

Outstanding Reality-Competition Series

Project Runway (Lifetime)
American Ninja Warrior (NBC)
RuPaul’s Drag Race (VH1)
Top Chef (Bravo)
The Voice (NBC)
The Amazing Race (CBS)

Outstanding Television Movie

Black Mirror: San Junipero (Netflix)
Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love (NBC)
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (HBO)
Sherlock: The Lying Detective (Masterpiece Trust and PBS)
The Wizard of Lies (HBO)

Host for a Reality/Reality-Competition Program

Alec Baldwin (Match Game)
RuPaul Charles (RuPaul’s Drag Race)
W. Kamau Bell (United Shades of America With W. Kamau Bell)
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn (Project Runway)
Gordon Ramsay (MasterChef Junior)
Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg (Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner Party)

Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Bill Camp (The Night Of)
Alexander Skarsgård (Big Little Lies)
Alfred Molina (Feud: Bette and Joan)
David Thewlis (Fargo)
Stanley Tucci (Feud: Bette and Joan)
Michael K. Williams (The Night Of)

Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Judy Davis (Feud: Bette and Joan)
Jackie Hoffman (Feud: Bette and Joan)
Laura Dern (Big Little Lies)
Regina King (American Crime)
Michelle Pfeiffer (The Wizard of Lies)
Shailene Woodley (Big Little Lies)

Directing for a Comedy Series

Jamie Babbit (Silicon Valley)
Mike Judge (Silicon Valley)
Donald Glover (Atlanta)
Morgan Sackett (Veep)
David Mandel (Veep)
Dale Stern (Veep)

Directing for a Drama Series

Vince Gilligan (Better Call Saul)
Stephen Daldry (The Crown)
Lesli Linka Glatter (Homeland)
Reed Morano (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Kate Dennis (The Handmaid’s Tale)
The Duffer Brothers (Stranger Things)
Jonathan Nolan (Westworld)

Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special

Jean-Marc Vallee (Big Little Lies)
Ryan Murphy (Feud: Bette & Joan)
Noah Hawley (Fargo)
James Marsh (The Night Of)
Steve Zaillian (The Night Of)
Ron Howard (Genius)

Those are the Emmy 2017 nominations! With all these talented and brilliant nominees, we’re not sure how it’s even possible to make a fair pick. And we can’t wait for the show!

If you happen to miss the show, don’t worry. We’ll put together an Emmy Awards 2017 winners list after it airs. Hey, we’ve always got your back!

 
 
 
 

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