Winning an Emmy Nominations 2021 – Emmy Awards 2021

Winning an Emmy Nominations 2021

Emmy Nominations boasts the best of Hollywood and the Academy Awards. Yet, in some ways, the process of choosing the most deserving movies and performances can be similar to picking out the winners of Emmys. The crowd and the celebrities certainly deserve some of the accolades. But only a select few get the nod, and they often do so by complete accident.

Emmy Nominations are announced months, sometimes years, before the actual ceremony. Getting an Emmy is like winning the lottery. No show or performer wins every year, let alone on an entirely subjective basis. The Emmys, however, offer a level of prestige and attention that most regular shows don’t reach. It’s like being the toast of the town.

As with any award, however, there are criteria for participation. The Emmy Awards recognize works of a wide range of artistic forms. Television, films and theater all get honorable mentions. Video games and Internet media also garner mentions. The actual winners are selected by a panel of experts from each industry.

Who won the Emmy Awards 2021?

The Crown and The Mandalorian led the way with a whopping 24 nominations each, with WandaVision, Ted Lasso, and The Handmaid’s Tale also coming in strong. And not to be forgotten, just a week after not being renewed for a second season by HBO, Lovecraft Country scared up 18 total nominations.

Who was Nominated for the Emmy Awards 2021?

Outstanding Drama Series:

  • The Boys
  • Bridgerton
  • The Crown
  • The Mandalorian
  • Lovecraft Country
  • Pose
  • The Handmaid’s Tale
  • This Is Us

Outstanding Comedy Series:

  • Black-ish
  • Cobra Kai
  • Pen15
  • Emily in Paris
  • Hacks
  • Ted Lasso
  • The Flight Attendant
  • The Kominsky Method

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series:

  • Regé-Jean Page, Bridgerton
  • Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
  • Billy Porter, Pose
  • Jonathan Majors, Lovecraft Country
  • Matthew Rhys, Perry Mason
  • Josh O’Connor, The Crown

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series:

  • Emma Corrin, The Crown
  • Olivia Colman, The Crown
  • Uzo Aduba, In Treatment
  • Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Jurnee Smollett, Lovecraft Country
  • Mj Rodriguez, Pose

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series:

  • Michael K. Williams, Lovecraft Country
  • Bradley Whitford, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Max Minghella, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • O-T Fagbenle, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • John Lithgow, Perry Mason
  • Tobias Menzies, The Crown
  • Giancarlo Esposito, The Mandalorian
  • Chris Sullivan, This Is Us

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series:

  • Gillian Anderson, The Crown
  • Helena Bonham Carter, The Crown
  • Emerald Fennell, The Crown
  • Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Yvonne Strahovski, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Samira Wiley, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Madeline Brewer, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Aunjanue Ellis, Lovecraft Country

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series:

  • Jason Sudeikis, Ted Lasso
  • Anthony Anderson, Black-ish
  • Michael Douglas, The Kominsky Method
  • William H. Macy, Shameless
  • Kenan Thompson, Kenan

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series:

  • Aidy Bryant, Shrill
  • Jean Smart, Hacks
  • Allison Janney, Mom
  • Kaley Cuoco, The Flight Attendant
  • Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series:

  • Bowen Yang, Saturday Night Live
  • Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live
  • Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso
  • Brendan Hunt, Ted Lasso
  • Nick Mohammed, Ted Lasso
  • Jeremy Swift, Ted Lasso
  • Paul Reiser, The Kominsky Method
  • Carl Clemons-Hopkins, Hacks

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series:

  • Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live
  • Cecily Strong, Saturday Night Live
  • Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live
  • Rosie Perez, The Flight Attendant
  • Hannah Einbinder, Hacks
  • Hannah Waddingham, Ted Lasso
  • Juno Temple, Ted Lasso

Outstanding Limited Series:

  • Mare of Easttown
  • I May Destroy You
  • WandaVision
  • The Queen’s Gambit
  • The Underground Railroad

Outstanding Television Movie:

  • Uncle Frank
  • Sylvie’s Love
  • Oslo
  • Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia
  • Dolly Parton’s Christmas on The Square

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie:

  • Paul Bettany, WandaVision
  • Hugh Grant, The Undoing
  • Ewan McGregor, Halston
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton
  • Leslie Odom Jr., Hamilton

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie:

  • Kate Winslet, Mare of Easttown
  • Michaela Coel, I May Destroy You
  • Anya Taylor-Joy, The Queen’s Gambit
  • Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision
  • Cynthia Erivo, Genius: Aretha

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie:

  • Jean Smart, Mare of Easttown
  • Julianne Nicholson, Mare of Easttown
  • Kathryn Hahn, WandaVision
  • Phillipa Soo, Hamilton
  • Renee Elise Goldsberry, Hamilton
  • Moses Ingram, The Queen’s Gambit

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie:

  • Daveed Diggs, Hamilton
  • Jonathan Groff, Hamilton
  • Anthony Ramos, Hamilton
  • Thomas Brodie-Sangster, The Queen’s Gambit
  • Evan Peters, Mare of Easttown
  • Paapa Essiedu, I May Destroy You

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series:

  • Courtney B. Vance, Lovecraft Country
  • Charles Dance, The Crown
  • Don Cheadle, The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
  • Timothy Olyphant, The Mandalorian
  • Carl Weathers, The Mandalorian

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series:

  • Alexis Bledel, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Mckenna Grace, The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Claire Foy, The Crown
  • Phylicia Rashad, This Is Us
  • Sophie Okonedo, Ratched

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series:

  • Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live
  • Dave Chappelle, Saturday Night Live
  • Daniel Kaluuya, Saturday Night Live
  • Dan Levy, Saturday Night Live
  • Morgan Freeman, The Kominsky Method

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series:

  • Maya Rudolph, Saturday Night Live
  • Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
  • Issa Rae, A Black Lady Sketch Show
  • Jane Adams, Hacks
  • Bernadette Peters, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
  • Yvette Nicole Brown, A Black Lady Sketch Show

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series:

  • A Black Lady Sketch Show
  • Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Variety Talk Series:

  • Conan
  • The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
  • The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live
  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

Outstanding Competition Program:

  • The Amazing Race
  • Nailed It!
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • Top Chef
  • The Voice

Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program:

  • RuPaul, RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • Bobby Berk, Karamo Brown, Tan France, Antoni Porowski and Jonathan Van Ness, Queer Eye
  • Nicole Byer, Nailed It!
  • Padma Lakshmi, Tom Colicchio, and Gail Simmons, Top Chef
  • Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Daymond John, and Kevin O’Leary, Shark Tank

The Emmys, unlike the Oscars, are not handed out by the producers of a TV show. Nor do they get handed out by the writers of a TV show. The Emmys are determined by a committee that includes people from each of the different fields of entertainment. The Emmys are a popularity contest. The inclusion of popular names helps increase ratings and generate buzz. Getting an Emmy is akin to getting respect in the business.

To be considered for an Emmy, a show must have widespread appeal. The show itself must have a long running schedule and a devoted audience. In order for a television show to be on the Emmy list, it must have been around for more than three months. The list is made by an independent group of television producers, journalists and other people. The Emmys are just like any other awards show; producers don’t hand them out based solely on popularity.

The Emmys are not for the younger audience. They have always been for the well-educated, sophisticated crowd. The Emmys list is actually chosen at the year’s Emmy Awards Ceremony. The lucky few that get the Emmys are those that have the best representation among demographics and age groups. The list is not announced until just before the show. The Emmys also receive a lot of nomination votes.

The Emmys are for the most part based on popularity. The Emmys list is much longer than the Emmy Awards’ list. The Emmys are largely perceived as a whole instead of a classification of similar genres or types of shows. The Emmys list is decided on by a panel of experts.

If your favorite show is not on the Emmys list this may be a good time to start a petition. You can go online and put in a request for the Emmy name that you want on the year. I have personally submitted a few show requests this year and I am sure that many other people are doing the same. There are a ton of great shows on the air right now that people will probably never hear about if they don’t watch the Emmys. There is no reason for anyone to miss out on the Emmys because they are busy at work or at school. You could be missing out on one of the best opportunities to make some big money!

Keep in mind that the people in charge of choosing the Emmys are often the top executives of the networks and television stations that air the Emmys. This is not the same for the Emmy Awards. The Emmys are simply a name tag for the actual award shows that you pay to watch. The Emmys is not determined based on popularity but rather on profitability, so you do not have to worry about getting on the wrong side of the Emmys management if you decide to submit a petition.

Of course, not all of the Emmys listed on the schedule are actually going to be television’s shows. Believe it or not, there are quite a few of those that are actually music awards. These are often given out at music shows and they can be very lucrative for the musicians that actually win them. Just like any other kind of Emmys, these are often decided by a panel of experts in the TV industry. Therefore, you do not actually have to worry about how many Emmy nominations you back out of your contract.

Of course, it is not always easy being an up and coming performer. You never know what kind of backlash you are going to get from the Emmys executive producers and network executives. Therefore, if you are someone who wants to be seen, then make sure that you go out there and try to get your name known and actually win an Emmy for your work. There are many Emmys out there each year and if you are talented, then you should have no problem finding one that you are the best at and take home the prestigious award that you were hoping for.