2021 Emmys: 9 Controversial Nominations, From ‘Lovecraft Country’ to ‘Emily in Paris’
The Emmy nominations are in, complete with some fantastic surprises and perplexing choices within its ranks.
Along with recognizing controversial actors and series, the awards show is also lauding some divisive shows like Emily in Paris and Bridgerton, celebrating timely (and enmeshed in the legal drama) documentaries like Framing Britney Spears, and nominating recently-axed favorites like Lovecraft Country. Talk about stirring up the pop cultural pot!
Below, we’re breaking down some of the Emmys’ most buzzy 2021 nominations, both good and bad.
73rd Annual Emmy Awards, Sunday, September 19, 8/7c, CBS