Drake, Selena Gomez, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are among the many Emmy-nominated producers within the sequence and specials classes, the TV Academy introduced.
Grammy-winning celebrity Drake is a first-time Emmy nominee as an government producer of HBO’s “Euphoria” alongside fellow EPs Adele “Future” Nur and the quadruple-nominated Zendaya (who’s additionally nominated for lead actress in a drama and two unique songs). At 25, Zendaya is now (formally) the youngest lady ever nominated for producing on the Emmys, along with being the youngest two-time lead appearing nominee ever.
Gomez can also be formally an Emmy nominee as an government producer for “Solely Murders within the Constructing,” the primary time a Latina has acquired a nom for comedy sequence for a present she additionally starred in. She’s in nice firm alongside her co-stars, Steve Martin and Martin Quick.
Though she’s gained three Emmys for appearing, Laura Linney received her first nom as a co-executive producer on Netflix’s “Ozark,” her first for the sequence. Her co-star Jason Bateman, nominated for appearing and directing, can also be among the many producers.
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The celebrities who missed out on appearing noms in numerous style classes discovered love as producers akin to Liev Schreiber (“Ray Donovan: The Film”), Ben Foster (“The Survivor”) and Wendy McLendon Covey (“Reno 911! The Hunt for QAnon”), which marks her first-ever nomination.
The 2 residing members of the Beatles — Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr — are nominees for Peter Jackson’s docuseries “The Beatles: Get Again” from Disney+, alongside John Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono. This marks McCartney’s third Emmy nom, and Starr and Ono’s first.
Netflix’s “Squid Sport” has two nominated producers, Kim Ji-yeon and Hwang Dong-hyuk, who directed and wrote the sequence. It’s the smallest producing staff nominated for drama sequence since “Homicide She Wrote” (Season 3) in 1987 with Peter S. Fischer and Robert F. O’Neill.
On the “Severance” staff, stars Adam Scott and Patricia Arquette are official nominees for the Apple TV+ drama sequence. Within the latter’s case, she could also be among the many first to be nominated for supporting actress drama and drama sequence in the identical yr.
Producers Quinta Brunson (“Abbott Elementary”), Jason Kim (“Barry”) and Stefani Robinson (“What We Do within the Shadows”) are nominated within the comedy sequence class.
Different appearing nominees that are actually doubled up with producing credit on the restricted sequence aspect embody Michael Keaton (“Dopesick”), Seth Rogen (“Pam & Tommy”) and Amanda Seyfried (“The Dropout”).
Marvel Studios head honcho Kevin Feige picked up his second profession nom for excellent animated program for “What If…?” after final yr’s juggernaut “WandaVision.”
Apparently, musician Kanye West will not be among the many names for his documentary sequence “Jeen-yuhs: A Kanye Trilogy,” and neither is Britney Spears for “Controlling Britney Spears.”
The Emmys will happen on Monday, Sept. 12.