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OT Fagbenle – The Handmaid’s Tale
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series – 2021
For four seasons, OT Fagbenle played Luke. Luke is the husband of June Osborne, played by Elisabeth Moss. The Handmaid’s Tale has 21 nominations, one of which is for Fagbenle as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. His nomination came days after the inauguration In which he played Rick Mason as Natasha Romanoff alongside Scarlett Johansson.
Hear my full interview with Fagbenle below.
Reading: The Handmaid’s Tale’s Oti Fagbenle Is Nominated for an Emmy Award
Lauren Ashley Smith – A Black Lady Sketch Show
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series – 2021
HBO’s A Black Lady Sketch Show Hilarious, smart and original. It was co-starred and created by actor, writer and comic Robin Theed, who cast Lauren Ashley Smith as the lead writer. Smith is the first black woman to be the lead writer on a sketch TV show and, in her words, “kick the door so that a lot of people can be there.”
A Black Lady Sketch Show received five nominations including Outstanding Variety Sketch Series and Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series.
Listen to my full interview with Smith below.
Chris Chalk – Perry Mason
Outstanding Cinematography – 2021
During the pandemic, many of us found that an exodus was new Perry Mason series on HBO. Matthew Rice, from , stars alongside actor Chris Chalk as the Titanic defense attorney who defeats cop Paul Drake. The onscreen chemistry between Rhys and Chak is one of the things that makes this Perry Mason so charming.
Perry Mason received four nominations, including Outstanding Cinematography for Single-Camera Series (One Hour) and Acting nominations for Rhys and John Lithgow.
Listen to my full interview with Chalk below.
Laura Donnelly and Ann Skelly – The Navarro
Outstanding Special Visual Effects – 2021
Part X-Men, part League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and part sci-fi thriller on HBO Max. Driving the show are complex female characters, two of whom are portrayed by Laura Donnelly and Ann Skelly. Donnelly plays Amalia True, a mysterious, quick-witted widow, and Skelly Pennance, a brilliant young inventor. The two were “touched” during a mysterious incident in Victorian England that left him and the others with abilities.
The Nevers deals with both “Victorian things” and the problems we will experience in 2021. The show is nominated for Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Single Episode.
Hear my full interview with Donnelly and Skelly below.
The 2021 Emmys will take place on Sunday, September 19 at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET. Read on for everything you need to know to tune into TV nights at the Emmys 2021: dates, start times, nominations and how to watch online.