ViacomCBS Celebrates 66 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations
ViacomCBS’ MTV Entertainment Group Earns 20 Nominations, Including First-Time Nominations for Paramount Network’s “Yellowstone” and MTV Documentary Films’ “76 Days”
SHOWTIME® Receives Six Nominations, Including “Shameless” star
- CBS’ “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” – the #1 late night talk show on television – received five nominations, marking the series’ 18th Emmy nomination to date.
CBSlanded several nominations for talent and special programming, including “Oprah With Meghan And Harry: A CBS Primetime Special” and “John Lewis: Celebrating A Hero.” “The Pepsi Super Bowl LV Halftime Show Starring The Weeknd” and “The 63rd Annual Grammy Awards” also received multiple nods this year. For her starring role in “Mom,” Allison Janneywas nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
CBS Studiosreceived 21 nominations, among them an Outstanding Competition Series nod for “The Amazing Race.” Short-form series “Carpool Karaoke: The Series” was also nominated.
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CBS Studios, picked up six nominations this season, including four nominations for “Star Trek: Discovery.” “Star Trek: Lower Decks'' and “Stephen Colbert Presents Tooning Out the News'' each received their first-ever Emmy nominations.
- Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah” received nods for Outstanding Variety Talk Series plus Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series and “South Park” was also nominated for Outstanding Animated Program.
- VH1’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race” earned 11 nominations this year, including Outstanding Competition Series, and two nominations for its aftershow, “RuPaul’s Drag Race Untucked.”
- Paramount Network’s “Yellowstone” and MTV Documentary Films’ “76 Days” each earned its first-ever Emmy nomination.
MTV Entertainment Studiospicked up four nominations, with “Emily in Paris” and “Reno 911!” each receiving two respectively.
SHOWTIME® landed six Primetime Emmy Award nominations.
William H. Macywas nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series.
“Stephen Colbert's Election Night 2020: Democracy's Last Stand
Building Back America Great Again Better2020,” produced by CBS Studios, received three nominations.
- “Vice” and “The Good Lord Bird” each received a nomination.
Additionally, Awesomeness earned three Primetime Emmy Award nominations for the second season of “PEN15,” including Outstanding Comedy Series.
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