The Black Emmy Nominees For 2018


Today the 2018 Emmy nominations were revealed and The Culture showed up in a major way. Led by Atlanta and Black-ish there were multiple black shows nominated and actors and actresses nominated in almost every category. Here is the list of the black Emmy nominees for 2018 for acting and programming.


Outstanding Comedy Series




Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Move

John Legend, Jesus Christ Superstar


Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Regina King, Seven Seconds


Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

Donald Glover, Atlanta


Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Brian Tyree Henry, Atlanta

Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live

Titus Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Issa Rae, Insecure

Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish


Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Zazie Beetz, Atlanta

Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live


Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us

Jeffery Wright, Westworld


Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Thandie Newton, Westworld


Outstanding Variety Talk Series

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah



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