Seventy-five awards (some juried classes have a number of winners) have been awarded thus far to 26 completely different networks and streaming companies, a few of which, like Disney+, Apple TV+ and Quibi, did not exist final 12 months right now. One other 54 classes will probably be doled out over the weekend — 30 on Saturday on the Artistic Arts present, and two dozen in the course of the main telecast on Sunday.
Two applications have already amassed 5 awards every, and each are culled from the fantasy/sci-fi/comic-book genres that “Recreation of Thrones” ably represented throughout its march by Emmy historical past: “Watchmen,” an HBO restricted collection tailored from the graphic novel and film; and “The Mandalorian,” an addition to the “Star Wars” universe that made “Child Yoda” the world’s hottest meme, from Disney+. (HBO and CNN share father or mother firm WarnerMedia.)
To date, over the four-night presentation HBO — the Emmy chief for 20 years earlier than Netflix caught up — and Netflix have every totaled a dozen Emmys, adopted by Disney+ with six. That is largely because of “The Mandalorian” — additionally a nominee for finest drama — which collected honors in such areas as visible results, cinematography and sound.
The Artistic Arts ceremony will probably be televised on FXX, with the first telecast to be broadcast on ABC. Tyler Perry will obtain the Governors Award.