This 2021, the 73rd edition of the Emmy Awards It will be hosted by the legendary Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. This event honors the highlights of the television programming of USA from June 1, 2020 to May 31 of this year, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (ATAS).
After the atypical ceremony that took place in 2020 due to sanitary restrictions due to the pandemic of the COVID-19, where there was no public and the nominees were connected from their homes, this edition the conditions will be very different. Although at the beginning it was proposed that the event take place in a closed space and with a limited number of attendees, last August it was decided that it should be in an open-air space and with a capacity of no more than four tickets per nomination; in other words, a part of the nominees may not be present at the award ceremony.
The Emmys are one of the most anticipated events by viewers, especially in these last two years in which there was a significant reduction in premieres in the film industry and, on the contrary, a large production of series, miniseries and television tapes broadcast in the various streaming platforms.
The awards will take place this Sunday September 19 at 7:00 p.m. (Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Mexico time). This year the event will be hosted by Cedric Antonio Kyles, better known as Cedric The Entertainer, the famous member of the programs “The Steve Harvey Show” y “The Original Kings of Comedy”.
Viewers will be able to tune in to the event through the TNT television channel; likewise, by the streaming platform Paramount +. The award that has among the series most nominated for The Crown”, “WandaVision” y “The Mandalorian”, is expected to be one of the most viewed in recent years.
This year, six actors from hit series are competing for the Emmy. Among them, Josh O’Connor from Netflix’s “The Crown,” which tops the favorites list thanks to his role as Prince Charles. O’Connor has already managed to win other important awards, including the Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama Series in March 2021.
The next one on the list is Billy Porter, the performer of Pray Tell on the FX series “Pose.” Winner of the Emmy Award for Best Drama Actor in 2019, Porter also hopes to surprise this year.
Rege Jean Page He also falls into this category for his role as Duke Simon Basset in the Netflix series “Bridgerton,” which was tuned in by more than 80 million people around the world and is set in a fictional society from the 1800s.
Meanwhile, the actor of the HBO series “Lovecraft Country”, Jonathan Majors, received his first Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Drama Actor for his portrayal of Atticus Freeman. In addition, Sterling K. Brown is again nominated in the category for his performance on the NBC series “This Is Us.” The last on the list of nominees is Matthew Rhys for his role as Perry Mason on the HBO series of the same name.