Emmy Awards 2023: nominees

Emmy Awards 2023: nominees

Nominees were announced overnight for the Emmy Awards 2023.

Succession leads the way with 27 nominations overall, including Best Drama and Aussie Sarah Snook in the Best Actress category.

It competes with The Last of Us, Andor, Better Call Saul, The Crown, The White Lotus, House of the Dragon AND Yellow Jackets for best drama.

In the best comedy, Ted Lasso, Barry, Only Murders in the Building, Abbott Elementary AND The wonderful Mrs. Maisel they came back united by Wednesday, The Bear AND Jury duty.

To be eligible for this year’s awards, TV shows had to air between June 1, 2022 and May 31, 2023, and this can include a minimum number or all episodes.

The 75th Annual Emmys are currently airing from the Peacock Theater (formerly Microsoft Theater) on Monday, September 18 (US) with the Creative Arts Ceremonies set for September 9 and 10 (US). But the writers’ strike and an impending SAG-AFTRA could be putting it off until January.

Here are the main categories:

Drama series

Better call Saul
The crown
House of the Dragon
The Last of Us
The White Lotus
Yellow Jackets

Comedy series

Abbott Elementary
The bear
Jury duty
The wonderful Mrs. Maisel
Only homicides in the building
Ted Lasso

Limited series

Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
Daisy Jones and the six
Fleishman is in trouble
Obi-Wan Kenobi

Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Jeff Bridges (The Old Man)
Brian Cox (Succession)
Kieran Culkin (Succession)
Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)
Pedro Pascal (The Last of Us)
Jeremy Strong (Succession)

Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Sharon Horgan (evil sisters)
Melanie Lynskey (Yellow Jackets)
Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale)
Bella Ramsey (The Last of Us)
Keri Russell (The Diplomat)
Sarah Snook (Succession)

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Bill Hader (Barry)
Jason Segel (Shrunk)
Martin Short (Only homicides in the building)
Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso)
Jeremy Allen White (The Bear)

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Christina Applegate (Dead to Me)
Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)
Quinta Brunson (Elementary Abbott)
Natasha Lyonne (Poker Face)
Jenna Ortega (Wednesday)

Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Taron Egerton (The Black Bird)
Kumail Nanjiani (Welcome to Chippendales)
Evan Peters (Dahmer: The Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story)
Daniel Radcliffe (Weird: The Al Yankovic Story)
Michael Shannon (George and Tammy)
Steven Yeun (beef)

Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Lizzy Caplan (Fleishman is in trouble)
Jessica Chastain (George and Tammy)
Dominique Fishback (Swarm)
Kathryn Hahn (Little Beautiful Things)
Riley Keough (Daisy Jones and the Six)
Ali Wong (beef)

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series

Barry • wow • Bill Hader
The Bear • Review Christopher Storer
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel • Four minutes Amy Sherman-Palladino
The Ms. Pat Show • Don’t Touch My Hair Mary Lou Bell
Ted Lasso • Goodbye, goodbye Declan Lowney,
Wednesday • Wednesday’s kid is full of trouble Tim Burton,

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

Andor • Strada Rix • Benjamin Caron
Bad sisters • The jerk • Dearbhla Walsh
The Last of Us • Long, long time Peter Hoar
Succession • America decides • Andrij Parekh
Succession • Connor’s marriage • Mark Mylod
Succession • Living+ Lorene Scafaria
The White Lotus • Goodbye • Mike White

Outstanding Directing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie

BEEF • Figures Of Light • Lee Sung Jin
BEEF • The Great Builder • Jake Schreier
Dahmer – Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story • Bad Meat • Carl Franklin
Dahmer – Monster: The Story of Jeffrey Dahmer • Silenced • Paris Barclay
Fleishman is in Trouble • Me-Time • Jonathan Dayton,
Prey • Hulu • Dan Trachtenberg

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Barry • wow Bill Hader
Christopher Storer the bear
Jury Duty • Ineffective Assistance • Mekki Leeper
Only murders in the building • I know who did it • John Hoffman, Matteo Borghese Rob Turbovsky
The other two • Cary and Brooke go to an AIDS show • Chris Kelly, Sarah Schneider,
Ted Lasso • Goodbye, Goodbye • Brendan Hunt, Joe Kelly, Jason Sudeikis

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

Andor • A Way Out • Beau Willimon
Evil Sisters • The Prick • Sharon Horgan, Dave Finkel, Brett Baer
Better call Saul • Aim and shoot Gordon Smith
Better call Saul • Saul gone • Peter Gould
The Last of Us • A Long, Long Time • Craig Mazin
Succession • Marriage of Connor Jesse Armstrong
The White Lotus • Goodbye Mike White

Outstanding Writing for a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie

BEEF • Birds don’t sing, they screech in pain Lee Sung Jin
Fire Island Joel Kim Booster
Fleishman is in trouble • Me-Time • Taffy Brodesser-Akner
Prey • Hulu • Patrick Aison, Dan Trachtenberg
Swarm • Point • Janine Nabers, Donald Glover
Strange: The Al Yankovic Story • Al Yankovic, Eric Appel

Variety talk series

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Late Night with Seth Meyers
The Last Show with Stephen Colbert
The problem with Jon Stewart

Reality competition program

The incredible ride
RuPaul’s Drag Race
Supreme leader
The voice

Outstanding animation programme

Bob’s Burger • The predicament before Christmas
Primal • Shadow Of Fate by Genndy Tartakovsky
Rick and Morty • Nocturnal Family •
The Simpsons • The Treehouse of Horror XXXIII

Source: Variety, Expiration