Key nominations for the 2021 Emmy Awards

September 17 ------ The awards ceremony is taking place in Los Angeles, California, USA on September 19. Television's Emmy Awards ceremony takes place in Los Angeles, California, USA on Sunday, September 19 (Monday, September 20, Philippine time) hosted by Cedric the Entertainer and broadcast live on CBS television.

Following is a list of nominees in key categories:

Best Drama Series

The Boys


The Crown

The Handmaid's Tale

Lovecraft Country

The Mandalorian


This is Us

Best comedy series


Cobra Kai

Emily in Paris

The Flight Attendant


The Kominsky Method


Ted Lasso

Best Limited Series

I May Destroy You

Mare of Easttown

The Queen's Gambit

The Underground Railroad


Best Comedy Actor

Anthony Anderson, black-ish

Jason Sudeikis, Ted Lasso

Kenan Thompson, Kenan

Michael Douglas, The Kominsky Method

William H. Macy, Shameless

Best Comedy Actress

Aidy Bryant, Shrill

Alisson Janney, Mom

Jean Smart, Hacks

Kaley Cuoco, The Flight Attendant

Tracee Ellis Ross, black-ish

Best Drama Actress

Elizabeth Moss, The Handmaid's Tale

Emma Corrin, The Crown

Jurnee Smollett, Lovecraft Country

MJ Rodriguez, Pose

Olivia Colman, The Crown

Uzo Aduba, In Treatment

Best Drama Actor

Billy Porter, Pose

Jonathan Majors, Lovecraft Country

Josh O'Connor, The Crown

Matthew Rhys, Perry Mason

Regé-Jean Page, Bridgerton

Sterling K Brown, This is Us

Best Actress, Limited Series or Movie

Anya Taylor-Joy, The Queen's Gambit

Cynthia Erivo, Genius: Aretha

Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision

Kate Winslet, Mare of Easttown

Michaela Coel, I May Destroy You

Best Actor, Limited Series or Movie

Ewan McGregor, Halston

Hugh Grant, The Undoing

Leslie Odom Jr, Hamilton

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Hamilton

Paul Bettany, WandaVision