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2021 Emmy Awards: See all of this year's nominees, including The Crown, The Handmaid's Tale and more

Which shows do you want to win big?

Eve Crosbie

The nominees for this year's Primetime Emmy Awards are finally here! The stars and television shows selected for the 2021 shortlist have been announced - and it seems that The Crown andThe Handmaid's Tale are the frontrunners to win big.

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This year's ceremony will be taking place on 19 September and (hopefully) be one of the first awards show this year with minimal Covid-19 restrictions and regulations. However, that's not to say this year's show will be free from the shadow of the pandemic; many much-loved dramas, including Succession, Ozark and The Marvelous Mrs Maisel, are sadly not in the running this year as they missed the eligibility window for this year's awards.

So, then which shows and stars are hoping to win big this year? Find the full list of nominees below...

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Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie:

Paul Bettany (WandaVision)

Hugh Grant (The Undoing)

Ewan McGregor (Halston)

Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton)

Leslie Odam Jnr (Hamilton)

 

Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie:

Michaela Coel (I May Destroy You)

Cynthia Erivo (Genius: Aretha)

Elisabeth Olsen (WandaVision)

Anya Taylor-Joy (The Queen's Gambit)

Kate Winslet (Mare of Easttown)

 

Lead Actor in a Drama Series:

Sterling K Brown (This is Us)

Jonathan Majors (Lovecraft Country)

Josh O'Conner (The Crown)

Regé-Jean Page (Bridgerton)

Billy Porter (Pose)

Matthew Rhys (Perry Mason)

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Bridgerton heartthrob Regé-Jean Page is up for Best Actor

Lead Actress in a Drama Series:

Uzo Aduba (In Treatment)

Olivia Coleman (The Crown)

Emma Corrin (The Crown)

Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid's Tale)

Mj Rodriguez (Pose)

Jurnee Smollett (Lovecraft Country)

 

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series:

Anthony Anderson (Black-ish)

Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method)

William H Macy (Shameless)

Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso)

Kenan Thompson (Kenan)

 

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series:

Aidy Bryant (Shrill)

Kaley Cuoco (The Flight Attendant)

Allison Janney (Mom)

Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-ish)

Jean Smart (Hacks)

 

Outstanding Drama Series:

The Boys

Bridgerton

The Crown

The Handmaid's Tale

Lovecraft Country

The Mandalorian

Pose

This Is Us

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The Crown will battle it out against the likes of The Handmaid's Tale and Bridgerton for Best Drama

Outstanding Comedy Series:

Black-ish

Cobra Kai

Emily in Paris

Hacks

The Flight Attendant

The Kominsky Method

Pen15

Ted Lasso

 

Outstanding Limited Series:

I May Destroy You

Mare of Easttown

The Queen's Gambit

The Underground Railroad

WandaVision

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Michaela Coel has received a nod for lead role in I May Destroy You 

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series:

Giancarlo Esposito (The Mandalorian)

O-T Fagbenie (The Handmaid’s Tale)

John Lithgow (Perry Mason)

Tobias Menzies (The Crown)

Max Minghella (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Chris Sullivan (This Is Us)

Bradley Whitford (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Michael K. Williams (Lovecraft Country)

 

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series:

Gillian Anderson (The Crown)

Helena Bonham Carter (The Crown)

Emerald Fennell (The Crown)

Madeline Brewer (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Ann Dowd (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Yvonne Strahovski (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Aunjanue Ellis (Lovecraft Country)

 

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series:

Carl Clemons-Hopkins (Hacks)

Brett Goldstein (Ted Lasso)

Brendan Hunt (Ted Lasso)

Nick Mohammed (Ted Lasso)

Paul Reiser (The Kominsky Method)

Jeremy Swift (Ted Lasso)

Kenan Thompson (Saturday Night Live)

Bowen Yang (Saturday Night Live)

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AppleTV+ gem Ted Lasso received several nods

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series:

Hannah Einbinder (Hacks)

Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)

Rosie Perez (The Flight Attendant)

Juno Temple (Ted Lasso)

Hannah Waddingham (Ted Lasso)

Aidy Bryant (Saturday Night Live)

Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)

Cecily Strong (Saturday Night Live)

 

Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie:

Thomas Brodie Sangster (The Queen’s Gambit)

Paapa Essiedu (May Destroy You)

Jonathan Groff (Hamilton)

Evan Peters (Mare Of Easttown)

Daveed Diggs (Hamilton)

Anthony Ramos (“Hamilton”)

 

Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie:

Kathryn Hahn (WandaVision)

Moses Ingram (The Queen’s Gambit)

Julianne Nicholson (Mare Of Easttown)

Jean Smart (Mare Of Easttown)

Renée Elise Goldsberry (Hamilton)

Phillipa Soo (Hamilton)

 

Guest Actor in a Drama Series: 

Courtney B. Vance (Lovecraft Country)

Charles Dance (The Crown)

Don Cheadle (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier)

Carl Weathers (The Mandalorian)

Timothy Olyphant (The Mandalorian)

 

Guest Actress in a Drama Series: 

Sophie Okonedo (Ratched)

Claire Foy (The Crown)

Alexis Bledel (The Handmaid’s Tale)

McKenna Grace (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Phylicia Rashad (This Is Us)

 

Outstanding Competition Program:

The Amazing Race

Nailed It!

RuPaul's Drag Race

Top Chef

The Voice

 

Outstanding Variety Talk Series:

Conan

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

 

Outstanding Television Movie

Dolly Parton’s Christmas On The Square

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Robin Roberts Presents: Mahalia

Sylvie’s Love

Uncle Frank

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