Emmy Record Breaker

Emmy Record Breaker

Emmy nominations went out yesterday and streaming services did very well!

Netflix scored the most with 160 nominations for shows like The Crown, Ozark, Stranger Things and Dead To Me.  Hits Tiger King and Love Is Blind also received nominations. Netflix set a new record high with 160 nominations for a “network” in a single year.  HBO held the record last year at 137.

Apple TV got 18 nominations.  Jennifer Anniston and Steve Carrell both receiving nominations for their work on The Morning Show. Apple Music even scored one for Carpool Karaoke: The Series.

Amazon got 30 nominations… 20 alone are for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

Hulu got 26 nominations for shows like The Handmaid’s Tale.

Disney+ has only been out since November and scored 19 nominations. 15 of those are for The Mandalorian…. the biggest surprise was the show even scoring a nomination for Best Drama Series… BABY YODA FOR THE WIN!  The short Forky Asks A Question even scored a nomination.  The Walt Disney Company scored 145 nominations overall!

 

 

View this post on Instagram

 

#DisneyPlus received 19 Emmy® Awards nominations this morning. Congratulations to all the nominees! #Emmys2020

A post shared by Disney+ (@disneyplus) on

HBO’s Watchmen received the most nominations with 2 followed by The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel at 20, Ozark at 18, Succession at 18, and The Mandalorian/ Schitt’s Creek /Saturday Night Live with 15.

Brad Pitt got nomination for his SNL performance as Dr. Fauci.

The Primetime Emmy Awards are September 20th and Jimmy Kimmel is hosting.

(Image: Last year’s Best Drama Win for Ozark via AP Images)