The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will honor the best in U.S. primetime television programming from June 1, 2017 until May 31, 2018, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. And, among Filipino American related programming, the nominees are…
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Limited Series of Movie – 2018
DARREN CRISS as ‘Andrew Cunanan’ in FX’s The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story
FACT: If Darren Criss wins in this category, he will become the FIRST FILIPINO AMERICAN ACTOR to win an Emmy.
Outstanding Children’s Program – 2018
Netflix’s Alexa & Katie starring PARIS BERELC
Lifelong best friends Alexa and Katie are eagerly anticipating the start of their freshman year of high school. The two friends confront a crisis when Alexa discovers that she is ill and starts undergoing treatment for cancer, which leaves them feeling like outsiders at a time when what seems to matter most is fitting in.The girls try to navigate through high school while dealing with the illness.
Outstanding Comedy Series – 2018
ABC’s Black-ish starring MILES BROWN
A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.
Outstanding Music Direction – 2018
BRUNO MARS, (Music Director) for CBS’ Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live At The Apollo
Outstanding Limited Series – 2018
FX’s The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story
The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will air live coast-to-coast on NBC on Monday, September 17, 2018 at 8pm Eastern Time / 5pm Pacific Time from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.