2021 Emmy Nominees
Only Considering Shows
That Have Aired


Drama Series

The Crown
The Mandalorian
The Handmaid’s Tale
Lovecraft Country
Perry Mason
The Boys
This Is Us

Drama Actress

Emma Corrin, The Crown
Olivia Colman, The Crown
Jurnee Smollett, Lovecraft Country
Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale
Sarah Paulson, Ratched
Phoebe Dynevor, Bridgerton
Mandy Moore, This Is Us

Drama Actor

Josh O’Connor, The Crown
Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
Jonathan Majors, Lovecraft Country
Rege-Jean Page, Bridgerton
Matthew Rhys, Perry Mason
Pedro Pascal, The Mandalorian
Justin Hartley, This Is Us
Jack Grazer, We Are Who We Are
Anthony Mackie, Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Finn Wittrock, Ratched

Supporting Actress, Drama

Gillian Anderson, The Crown
Helena Bonham Carter, The Crown
Ann Dowd, The Handmaid’s Tale
Aunjanue Ellis, Lovecraft Country
Emerald Fennell, The Crown
Yvonne Strahovski, The Handmaid’s Tale
Wunmi Mosaku, Lovecraft Country
Tatiana Maslany, Perry Mason
Samira Wiley, The Handmaid’s Tale
Cynthia Nixon, Ratched

Supporting Actor, Drama

Michael K. Williams, Lovecraft Country
Tobias Menzies, The Crown
Bradley Whitford, The Handmaid’s Tale
John Lithgow, Perry Mason
Joseph Fiennes, The Handmaid’s Tale
Jonathan Bailey, Bridgerton
Chris Sullivan, This Is Us
Jon Jon Briones, Ratched
Wyatt Russell, Falcon and the Winter Soldier


Comedy Series

Ted Lasso
The Flight Attendant
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
Cobra Kai
Rutherford Falls
Search Party

Comedy Actress

Kaley Cuoco, The Flight Attendant
Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-Ish
Jane Levy, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
Robin Theade, A Black Lady Sketch Show
Allison Janney, Mom
Maya Erksine, Pen15
Anna Konkle, Pen15
Nasim Pedrad, Chad
Alia Shawkat, Search Party
Mayim Bialik, Call Me Kate

Comedy Actor

Jason Sudeikis, Ted Lasso
Anthony Anderson, Black-Ish
Kenan Thompson, Kenan
Ted Danson, The Mayor
Ben Feldman, Superstore
Ralph Macchio, Cobra Kai
William H. Macy, Shameless
Ed Helms, Rutherford Falls

Supporting Actress, Comedy

Hannah Waddingham, Ted Lasso
Juno Temple, Ted Lasso
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live
Rosie Perez, The Flight Attendant
Cecily Strong, Saturday Night Live
Zosia Mamet, The Flight Attendant
Holly Hunter, The Mayor
Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live
Michelle Gomez, The Flight Attendant
Jenifer Lewis, Black-ish

Supporting Actor, Comedy

Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live
Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso
Bowen Yang, Saturday Night Live
Brenden Hunt, Ted Lasso
Alex Newell, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist
Nick Mohammed, Ted Lasso
Jeremy Swift, Ted Lasso
Michiel Huisman, The Flight Attendant
Bobby Moynihan, The Mayor
Pete Davidson, Saturday Night Live


Limited Series

The Queen’s Gambit
Mare of Easttown
Small Axe
I May Destroy You
Genius: Aretha
The Undoing
It’s a Sin
The Good Lord Bird

TV Movie


Limited Series / TV Film Actress

Anya Taylor-Joy, The Queen’s Gambit
Kate Winslet, Mare of Easttown
Michaela Coel, I May Destroy You
Cynthia Erivo, Genius: Aretha
Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision
Nicole Kidman, The Undoing
Jessie Buckley, Romeo and Juliet
Kate Mara, A Teacher
Tessa Thomspon, Sylvie’s Love
Deborah Ayorinde, Them

Limited Series / TV Film Actor

Ethan Hawke, The Good Lord Bird
Hugh Grant, The Undoing
Paul Bettany, WandaVision
Jeff Daniels, The Comey Rule
Chris Rock, Fargo
Bryan Cranston, Your Honor
Nick Robinson, A Teacher
Josh O’Conner, Romeo and Juliet
Seth Rogen, An American Pickle
Ashley Thomas, Them

Supporting Actress, Limited Series

Kathryn Hahn, WandaVision
Marielle Heller, The Queen’s Gambit
Jesse Buckley, Fargo
Noma Dumezweni, The Undoing
Weruche Opia, I May Destroy You
Lily Rabe, The Undoing
Letitia Wright, Small Axe
Moses Ingram, The Queen’s Gambit

Supporting Actor, Limited Series

Jon Boyega, Small Axe
Bill Camp, The Queen’s Gambit
Donald Sutherland, The Undoing
Courtney B. Vance, Genius: Aretha
Brendan Gleeson, The Comey Rule
Guy Pearce, Mare of Easttown
Evan Peters, Mare of Easttown
Paapa Essiedu, I May Destroy You
Glynn Turman, Fargo
Ben Whishaw, Fargo


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