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Despite the tough times in the United States due to the coronavirus crisis, the Emmys keep going. The awards given by the American Academy of Sciences and Television Arts have been adjusted to the current times with a virtual event, presented by the actress and comedian Leslie Jones, in which It has been reported that titles and interpreters will compete for glory in the 72nd edition of this prestigious contest.

2020 Emmy Awards

To fulfill this task, Jones has had the support of his colleagues Josh Gad, Tatiana Maslany and Laverne Cox, who have unveiled the names that make up the numerous categories, both series and programs. The result of these nominations will be discovered at a gala whose nature is still a mystery., although we do know that the September 20 and that its presenter will be Jimmy Kimmel.

The charismatic communicator had already played that role in 2012 and 2016, and this time he will also serve as executive producer of the event. However, for the moment it is unknown how a celebration of such caliber will be faced in the midst of a pandemic, as Kimmel himself acknowledged in June: « I don’t know where we will do it, how we will do it or why we are doing it, but we are doing it and I’m going to introduce it. « 

Complete list of nominees

Best drama series

– ‘Succession’

– ‘Ozark’

– ‘The Crown’

– ‘The Maid’s Tale’

– ‘Better Call Saul’

– ‘Pose’

– ‘Killing Eve’

– ‘The Mandalorian’

Best Leading Actor in a Drama Series

– Jason Bateman (‘Ozark’)

– Sterling K. Brown (‘This is us’)

– Steve Carrell (‘The Morning Show’)

– Brian Cox (‘Succession’)

– Billy porter (‘Pose’)

– Jeremy Strong (‘Succession’)

Best Leading Actress in a Drama Series

– Jennifer Aniston (‘The Morning Show’)

– Olivia Colman (‘The Crown’)

– Judie Comer (‘Killing Eve’)

– Laura Linney (‘Ozark’)

– Sandra Oh (‘Killing Eve’)

– Zendaya (‘Euphoria’)

Best Comedy Series

– ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’

– ‘Dead to me’

– ‘The Good Place’

– ‘Insecure’

– ‘The Kominsky Method’

– The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel ‘

– ‘Schitt’s Creek’

– ‘What We Do in the Shadows’

Best Leading Actor in a Comedy Series

– Ramy Youssef (‘Ramy’)

– Anthony Anderson (‘Black-ish)

– Eugene Levy (‘Schitt’s Creek’)

– Don Cheadle (‘Black Monday’)

– Ted Danson (‘The Good Place’)

– Michael Douglas (‘The Kominsky Method’)

Best Leading Actress in a Comedy Series

– Christina Applegate (‘Dead to me’)

– Rachel Brosnahan ‘The Marvelous Mrs Maisel’)

– Catherine O’Hara (Schitt’s Creek ‘)

– Issa Rae (‘Insecure’)

– Tracee Ellis Ross (‘Black-ish’)

– Lindia Cardellini (‘Dead to me’)

Best TV Movie

– ‘Little Fires Everywhere’

– ‘Mrs America’

– ‘Unbelievable’

– ‘Unorthodox’

– ‘Watchmen’

Best Leading Actor in a Mini-Series or TV Movie

– Paul Mescal

– Jeremy Pope

– Jeremy Irons

– Mark Ruffalo

– Hugh Jackman

Best Leading Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie

– Cate Blanchett (‘Mrs America’)

– Shira Haas

– Regina King

– Octavia Spencer

– Kerry Washington

Best reality show

– ‘The Masked Singer’

– ‘Nailed it’

– ‘Ru Paul’s Drag Race’

– ‘Top Chef’

– ‘The Voice’

Best talk show

– ‘The Daily Show with Trevor Noah’

– ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’

– ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

– ‘Last Week Tonight with John Oliver’

– ‘The Late Show with Stephen Colbert’