Live, from New York, this is another Emmy for Saturday Night Live!! NBC’s long-running sketch show won for an outstanding series of variety features for the fourth year in a row at Creative Arts Emmys’ Night Two, presented in practice on Tuesday. (The other nominees were on HBO Black lady show and Comedy Central’s Drunk story.)
Plus ABC Live in front of a studio audience: “Everyone in the family” and “Good times” won for exclusive variety special (live), Apple TV + Karaoke in Karpool: The series won for exclusive short series variety series and HBO Last week tonight with John Oliver took home his fifth consecutive Emmy Award for outstanding writing for a diverse series. (The Award for Outstanding Variety Series, p Last week tonight among the nominees will be handed out this Sunday during the main Emmy ceremony.)
Then the main ceremony of the 72nd Primetime Emmy Award will be broadcast on Sunday, September 20 at 20:00 ET / 18:00 MT / 17:00 PT on ABC, and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. Leading tonight will include Anthony Anderson (black), America Ferrera (Supermarket), Isa Rae (Insecure), Gabriel Union (LA finest), JJ Watt (End marker), Lena Waite (creator of Chi) and Oprah Winfrey, while the Grammy Award winner HER will make his Emmy debut for the special show “In Memoriam”.
Before the big show on Sunday, you can see which TVLine readers in a series of polls think they will win in 15 main categories.