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Emmy 2021: Full List of Nominations

Ron Cephas Jones and Jasmine Cephas Jones, a father-daughter duo who have previously won Emmys, revealed the 73rd annual Emmy Award nominations on Tuesday. With 24 nominations each, Netflix’s “The Crown” and Disney+’s Star Wars drama “The Mandalorian” took the lead. With 130 nominations, HBO was the most nominated of all the networks.

The ceremony will be hosted by Cedric the Entertainer, star of the CBS comedy “The Neighborhood,” on Sept. 19. The show will be broadcast on CBS and streamed on Paramount+.

WandaVision, a Marvel spin-off that is also available on Disney+, came in second with 23 nominations. Meanwhile, Apple TV+’s comedy show Ted Lasso was nominated in 20 categories, making it a standout on the list.

Given Below is the full list of nominations in every (Main and Sub)  Category for the 73rd annual Emmy Award.

The Main Categories

The following are the nominations for the main categories.

Nominees for Outstanding Comedy Series

  • black-ish
  • Cobra Kai
  • Emily in Paris
  • Hacks
  • The Flight Attendant
  • The Kominsky Method
  • PEN15
  • Ted Lasso

EMMY Nominees for Best Drama Series


  • The Boys
  • Bridgerton
  • The Crown
  • The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Lovecraft Country
  • The Mandalorian
  • Pose
  • This Is Us

Nominees for Best Limited Series

  • I May Destroy You
  • I Mare of Easttown
  • The Queen’s Gambit
  • The Underground Railroad
  • WandaVision

Nominees for Outstanding Lead Actress, Comedy

  • Aidy Bryant, “Shrill”
  • Kaley Cuoco, “The Flight Attendant”
  • Allison Janney, “Mom”
  • Tracee Ellis Ross, “black-ish”
  • Jean Smart, “Hacks”

Nominees for Lead Actor, Comedy

  • Anthony Anderson, “black-ish”
  • Michael Douglas, “The Kominsky Method”
  • William H. Macy, “Shameless”
  • Jason Sudeikis, “Ted Lasso”
  • Kenan Thompson, “Kenan”

Nominees for Outstanding Lead Actress, Drama Series

  • Uzo Aduba, “In Treatment”
  • Olivia Colman, “The Crown”
  • Emma Corrin, “The Crown”
  • Elisabeth Moss, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • Mj Rodriguez, “Pose”
  • Jurnee Smollett, “Lovecraft Country”

Nominees for Outstanding Lead Actor, Drama

  • Sterling K. Brown, “This Is Us”
  • Jonathan Majors, “Lovecraft Country”
  • Josh O’Connor, “The Crown”
  • Regé-Jean Page, “Bridgerton”
  • Billy Porter, “Pose”
  • Matthew Rhys, “Perry Mason”

Nominees for Outstanding Lead Actress, Limited Series or Movie

  • Michaela Coel, “I May Destroy You”
  • Cynthia Erivo, “Genius: Aretha”
  • Elizabeth Olsen, “WandaVision”
  • Anya Taylor-Joy, “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • Kate Winslet, “Mare of Easttown”

Nominees for Outstanding Lead Actor, Limited Series or Movie

  • Paul Bettany, “WandaVision”
  • Hugh Grant, “The Undoing”
  • Ewan McGregor, “Halston”
  • Lin-Manuel Miranda, “Hamilton”
  • Leslie Odom Jr., “Hamilton”

Nominees for Variety Talk Series

  • “Conan”
  • “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah”
  • “Jimmy Kimmel Live”
  • “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver”
  • “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert”

Nominees for Competition Program

  • “The Amazing Race”
  • “Nailed It!”
  • “RuPaul’s Drag Race”
  • “Top Chef”
  • “The Voice”

Nominations for the Sub Category

The nominees for the sub categories like support role and direction are:

Nominees for Supporting Actress, Comedy

  • Aidy Bryant, “Saturday Night Live”
  • Hannah Einbinder, “Hacks”
  • Kate McKinnon, “Saturday Night Live”
  • Rosie Perez, “The Flight Attendant”
  • Cecily Strong, “Saturday Night Live”
  • Juno Temple, “Ted Lasso”
  • Hannah Waddingham, “Ted Lasso”

Nominees for Supporting Actor, Comedy

  • Carl Clemons-Hopkins, “Hacks”
  • Brett Goldstein, “Ted Lasso”
  • Brendan Hunt, “Ted Lasso”
  • Nick Mohammed, “Ted Lasso”
  • Paul Reiser, “The Kominsky Method”
  • Jeremy Swift, “Ted Lasso”
  • Kenan Thompson, “Saturday Night Live”
  • Bowen Yang, “Saturday Night Live”

Nominees for Supporting Actress, Drama

  • Gillian Anderson, “The Crown”
  • Helena Bonham Carter, “The Crown”
  • Madeline Brewer, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • Ann Dowd, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • Aunjanue Ellis, “Lovecraft Country”
  • Emerald Fennell, “The Crown”
  • Yvonne Strahovski, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • Samira Wiley, “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Nominees for Supporting Actor, Drama

  • Giancarlo Esposito, “The Mandalorian”
  • O-T Fagbenle, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • John Lithgow, “Perry Mason”
  • Tobias Menzies, “The Crown”
  • Max Minghella, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • Chris Sullivan, “This Is Us”
  • Bradley Whitford, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  • Michael K. Williams, “Lovecraft Country”

Nominees for Supporting Actress, Limited Series or a Movie

  • Renée Elise Goldsberry, “Hamilton”
  • Kathryn Hahn, “WandaVision”
  • Moses Ingram, “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • Julianne Nicholson, “Mare of Easttown”
  • Jean Smart, “Mare of Easttown”
  • Phillipa Soo, “Hamilton”

Nominees for Supporting Actor, Limited Series or Movie

  • Thomas Brodie-Sangster, “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • Daveed Diggs, “Hamilton”
  • Paapa Essiedu, “I May Destroy You”
  • Jonathan Groff, “Hamilton”
  • Anthony Ramos, “Hamilton”
  • Evan Peters, “Mare of Easttown

Nominees for Writing for a Comedy Series

  • Lucia Aniello, Paul W. Downs and Jen Statsky, “Hacks” (“There Is No Line (Pilot)”)
  • Maya Erskine, “PEN15” (“Play”)
  • Jason Sudeikis, Bill Lawrence, Brendan Hunt and Joe Kelly, “Ted Lasso” (“Pilot”)
  • Jason Sudeikis, Brendan Hunt and Joe Kelly, “Ted Lasso” (“Make Rebecca Great Again”)
  • Meredith Scardino, “Girls5eva” (“Pilot”)
  • Steve Yockey, “The Flight Attendant” (“In Case of Emergency”)

Nominees for Writing for a Drama Series

  • Yahlin Chang, “The Handmaid’s Tale” (“Home”)
  • Jon Favreau, “The Mandalorian” (“Chapter 16: The Rescue”)
  • Dave Filoni, “The Mandalorian” (“Chapter 13: The Jedi”)
  • Misha Green, “Lovecraft Country” (“Sundown”)
  • Peter Morgan, “The Crown” (“War”)
  • Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Steven Canals, Janet Mock and Our Lady J, “Pose” (“Series Finale”)
  • Rebecca Sonnenshine, “The Boys” (“What I Know”)

Nominees for Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Drama Special

  • Michaela Coel, “I May Destroy You”
  • Laura Donney, “WandaVision,” “Previously On”
  • Scott Frank, “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • Chuck Hayward and Peter Cameron, “WandaVision,” “All-New Halloween Spooktacular!”
  • Brad Ingelsby, “Mare of Easttown”
  • Jac Schaeffer, “WandaVision,” “Filmed Before a Live Studio Audience”

Nominees for Directing for a Comedy Series

  • Lucia Aniello, “Hacks” (“There Is No Line (Pilot)”)
  • Zach Braff, “Ted Lasso” (“Biscuits”)
  • James Burrows, “B Positive” (“Pilot”)
  • M.J. Delaney, “Ted Lasso” (“The Hope That Kills You”)
  • Susanna Fogel, “The Flight Attendant” (“In Case of Emergency”)
  • Declan Lowney, “Ted Lasso” (“Make Rebecca Great Again”)
  • James Widdoes, “Mom” (“Scooby-Doo Checks and Salisbury Steak”)

Nominees for Directing for a Drama Series

  • Steven Canals, “Pose” (“Series Finale”)
  • Benjamin Caron, “The Crown” (“Fairytale”)
  • Jon Favreau, “The Mandalorian” (“Chapter 9: The Marshal”)
  • Liz Garbus, “The Handmaid’s Tale” (“The Wilderness”)
  • Jessica Hobbs, “The Crown” (“War”)
  • Julie Anne Robinson, “Bridgerton” (“Diamond of the First Water”)

Nominees for Directing for a Limited Series

  • Scott Frank, “The Queen’s Gambit”
  • Barry Jenkins, “The Underground Railroad”
  • Michaela Coel and Sam Miller, “I May Destroy You” (“Ego Death”)
  • Thomas Kail, “Hamilton”
  • Sam Miller, “I May Destroy You” (“Eyes Eyes Eyes Eyes”)
  • Matt Shakman, “WandaVision”
  • Craig Zobel, “Mare of Easttown”


So, here we have our entire list of the nominations for 73rd annual Emmy Awards. Hope you liked the article! Who do u think deserved the nominations and who was snubbed, let us know in the comments section down below!

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