Strong Male Representation in This Year’s Emmy Nominations

by on July 22, 2012










The Emmy nominations have been announced. The award show will air on September 23rd, 2012 at 7pm eastern. While black women are missing from the list of Emmy nominations this year, 4 black men have been nominated in 4 separate categories. From left to right:

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series – Giancarlo Esposito for his portrayal of “Gus Fring” in Breaking Bad

Best Actor in a MiniseriesIdris Elba for his portrayal of “John Luther” in Luther                          

Best Actor inComedy Series – Don Cheadle for his portrayal of “Marty Kaan” in House of Lies

Outstanding Supporting Actor In a Comedy Series – Tracy Morgan for his portryaal of “Tracy Jordan” in 30 Rock

Have you tuned into these shows? If so, which of these actors do you think has the best chance of walking away with the award?


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