The pandemic has ripped through the industries of the world and cinema, and the TV industry is one of them. However, we can only stay at our home now and pray for things to get better. Meanwhile, we can appreciate the work which has been done in the tv industry in the preceding year and promise that it holds for the future.
The Emmy Awards hosted by presenter Jimmy Kimmel will air on ABC on September the 20th at 8 PM, US time.
The parallel awards show “The Creative Arts Emmy” will honor the industry’s low-profit creative artists over four nights on Emmys.com, starting from Monday, September the 14th to Thursday, September the 17th at 8 PM local time. There will be the fifth night of the award show on the preceding night of the Emmy Awards show, which will air on FXX at around the same time.
So, here is the list that will help you prepare for the Emmy Awards before Jimmy Kimmel makes an appearance on September the 20th.
Bad Education (HBO)
The Hugh Jackman starrer has been nominated for the Outstanding Television Movie and for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie for Jackman.
You can purchase the movie on Amazon if you cannot stream it via HBO. You can also stream it on Hulu via HBO Max.
Better Call Saul (AMC)
The Breaking Bad prequel has been nominated for Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Giancarlo Esposito.
The Mandalorian actor has reappeared in the prequel after playing a part in one of the greatest tv series of all time, Breaking Bad.
You can stream the film on Netflix or buy it on Amazon.
Big Little Lies (HBO)
Both Laura Dern and Meryl Streep have been nominated for the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
You can purchase the film on Amazon if you are not streaming it via HBO. You can also stream on Hulu via HBO Max.
The show, which was expected to storm Emmy, has been nominated for a number of awards. The nominations are as follows: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie for Jeremy Irons, Outstanding Limited Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie for Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Outstanding Main Title Design, and Outstanding Supporting Cast in both the genders (i.e., male supporting actor-Louis Gossett Jr. and female supporting actress-Jean Smart)
You can stream it on HBO or buy it on Amazon.
The second season blew everyone’s minds, and the third season did the same. However, this year’s Emmy Awards will deal with the second season.
Both Jefferey Wright and Thandie Newton have been nominated for the Outstanding Supporting Actor/Actress category. The show has also been nominated in the Outstanding Main Title Design category.
You can purchase the show on Amazon or stream it on HBO.
Stranger Things (Netflix)
Winona Ryder, Millie Bobby Brown, and David Harbour starrer show have been nominated in the Outstanding TV Series. However, there is a debate on the internet whether the show deserved it this time or not.
The show can be streamed on Netflix.
The Brian Cox and Jeremy Strong starrer is a prime contender in the Outstanding Series category and is believed to be in neck and neck battle with Watchmen. Both Strong and Cox have been nominated in the Lead Actor category, and Sarah Snook has stormed in the Lead Actress category. Three actors from the supporting cast are in the Outstanding Supporting Actor series; Nicholas Braun, Kieran Culkin, and Matthew Macfadyen.
You can stream the show on HBO or purchase it on Amazon.
Last year’s winner unsurprisingly was chosen ahead of Game of Thrones Season 8. This year as well, Jason Bateman show could very well turn it to be the winner, but it faces stiff competition from Watchmen and Succession.
Both the outstanding women of the show Laura Linney and Julia Garner, have been nominated in the Lead Actress and Supporting Actress category respectively.
The show is top-rated on Netflix and is one of the most-watched shows on the streaming giant’s platform.
Killing Eve (BBC America)
The show had made headlines when it had aired in April on BBC.
At this year’s Emmy, the second season is a contender for the outstanding drama series. Both lead actress Jodie Comer and Sandra Oh have been nominated in the Best Actress category. Fiona Shaw as well, is in the race for the Best Supporting Actress Award.
You can stream the show on Hulu, Sling TV, or purchase it on Amazon.
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