Primetime Emmy Nominations Announced
July 13, 2021

Primetime Emmy Nominations Announced

LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK CITY — Nominations for the 73rd Emmy Awards have been announced), with HBO/HBO Max leading all platforms with 130. Netflix has the second-most nominations with 129, with Disney+ (71) and NBC (46) rounding out the top four.
The live virtual ceremony was hosted by father-daughter duo Ron Cephas Jones (This Is Us) from Los Angeles and Jasmine Cephas Jones (Blindspotting) from New York, along with Television Academy chairman and CEO Frank Scherma.

The Crown and The Mandalorian are tied for the most programming nominations with 24 each, followed by WandaVision (23), The Handmaid’s Tale (21), Saturday Night Live (21), Ted Lasso (20), Lovecraft Country (18), The Queen’s Gambit (18) and Mare of Easttown (16).

“Television has provided a lifeline for so many around the globe this year, delivering a constant source of entertainment, information and inspiration during some of our most difficult days,” says Scherma. “We are thrilled to honor the diversity of storytelling in television today by recognizing talented artists, programs, producers, directors and craftspeople throughout our industry and celebrating their commitment to this extraordinary medium.”

In the category for Outstanding Special Visual Effects In A Single Episode, the following have received nominations:

The CrownGold Stick • Netflix • Left Bank Pictures in association with Sony Pictures Television for Netflix
Ben Turner, Overall VFX Supervisor 
Reece Ewing, Overall VFX Producer 
Andrew Scrase, VFX Supervisor 
Standish Millennas, VFX Producer 
Oliver Bersey, Compositing Supervisor 
Jonathan Wood, VFX Supervisor ,
David Fleet, VFX Supervisor 
Joe Cork, VFX Supervisor 
Garrett Honn, VFX Supervisor

The NeversIgnition • HBO • HBO in association with Mutant Enemy
Johnny Han, VFX Supervisor
Jack Geist, VFX Producer
Justin Mitchell, Visual Effects Supervisor
Dominique Vidal, Visual Effects Supervisor
Emanuel Fuchs, Opium Warehouse Sequence Supervisor 
Gaia Bussolati, Environment Supervisor
Alexandre Prod'homme, VFX Artist
Takashi Takeoka, VFX Artist
Mike Dawson, SFX Supervisor

Star Trek: Discovery Su'kal • Paramount+ • CBS Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment
Jason Michael Zimmerman, Supervising Producer/Lead VFX Supervisor 
Ante Dekovic, VFX Supervisor
Aleksandra Kochoska, VFX Producer
Charles Collyer, Lead VFX Artist
Alexander Wood, On Set VFX Supervisor
Ivan Kondrup Jensen, VFX Supervisor Ghost VFX 
Kristen Prahl, VFX Producer Ghost VFX
Toni Pykalaniemi, VFX Supervisor DNEG
Leslie Chung, VFX Supervisor Crafty Apes

The Umbrella Academy743 • Netflix • UCP for Netflix
Everett Burrell, Senior Visual Effects Supervisor 
Phillip Hoffman, Visual Effects Producer
Jesse Kawzenuk, Associate Visual Effects Supervisor 
Christopher Stack, Visual Effects Coordinator 
Sophie Vertigan, Special Effects Coordinator
Jeff Campbell, Visual Effects Supervisor
Laurent Spillemaecker, Visual Effects Supervisor 
R. Christopher White, Visual Effects Supervisor 
Ryan Freer, Visual Effects Supervisor

VikingsThe Signal • Prime Video • TM Productions and Take 5 Productions in association with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Dominic Remane, Visual Effects Producer
Bill Halliday, Visual Effects Producer
Leann Harvey, On-Set Visual Effects Supervisor 
Becca Donohoe, Visual Effects Producer
Tom Morrison, CG Supervisor 
Ovidiu Cinazan, Lead Compositor 
Jim Maxwell, Lead Matte Painter 
Kieran McKay, Lead Animator 
Warren Lawtey, FX Lead

The complete list of nominees is available on the Emmys website at The 73rd Emmy Awards will be hosted by Cedric the Entertainer and broadcast on Sunday, September 19th on the CBS Television Network. It will also be available to stream live and on demand on Paramount+. The 2021 Creative Arts Awards will be broadcast on Saturday, September 18th on FXX.

See the complete list of nominations HERE.