It’s Emmy Season and now we finally can see what programs and stars could possibly snag a nomination at the 2022 Emmy’s!!
2022 Emmys voting has officially begun! With the nominations round for the 74th annual Primetime Emmy Awards underway, the total number of submissions this year is up across most categories.
In the drama series categories, there are 171 contenders, while on the comedy side of the house, there are 118 titles on the ballot.
In limited or anthology series, a category that continues to have evolution with rules changing from year to year, there are 61 programs in the mix.
With a global pandemic hitting the entertainment industry hard over the past two years, there were declines in productions due to pauses and varying factors related to COVID-19. In 2021 and 2020, drama series had 133 and 197 submissions during those periods. Comedy had 68 and 111, while limited racked up 37 and 41 respectively.
Hulu’s newest hit comedy “Only Murders In The Building” is being considered to be apart of the nominations. The show will air Season 2 soon.
Here’s what and who was submitted for the show:
Outstanding Comedy Series – Only Murders In The Building
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy – Steve Martin, Martin Short
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy – Selena Gomez
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy – Aaron Dominguez
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy – Jackie Hoffman, Jayne Houdyshell, Amy Ryan
Guest Actor In A Comedy – James Caverly, Nathan Lane, Sting, Roy Wood Jr.
Guest Actress In A Comedy – Tina Fey, Jane Lynch, Da’Vine Joy Randolph