Lily James, Jodie Comer and Andrew Garfield lead British Emmy noms

Lily James, Jodie Comer and Andrew Garfield lead the British stars nominated at this year’s Emmy Awards

  • A total of eight British stars – seven actors and one chat show host, received nods for this year’s ceremony which celebrates the best in television
  • Leading the pack was Lily James, who was nominated for Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as Pamela Anderson in Pam And Tommy
  • Jodie Comer was nominated for Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Killing Eve in the show’s fourth and final season
  • Andrew Garfield was nominated for Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for Under The Banner Of Heaven 
  • Colin Firth is up for The Staircase and Himesh Patel for Station Eleven in the same category 
  • Brian Cox was nominated for his role in Succession while Nicholas Hoult received a nod for his work in The Great
  • Rounding out the British stars is comedian John Oliver whose chat show was nominated for Variety Talk Series  
  • Lily James, Jodie Comer and Andrew Garfield were among the British stars who received nominations at this year’s Emmy Awards.

    A total of eight British stars – seven actors and one chat show host, received nods for this year’s ceremony which celebrates the best in television.

    Leading the pack was Lily James, who was nominated for Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as Pamela Anderson in Pam And Tommy.

    Nominees: Lily James (pictured), Jodie Comer and Andrew Garfield were among the British stars who received nominations at this year's Emmy Awards

    Nominees: Lily James (pictured), Jodie Comer and Andrew Garfield were among the British stars who received nominations at this year’s Emmy Awards

    Jodie Comer was nominated for Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Killing Eve in the show’s fourth and final season.

    Andrew Garfield was nominated for Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for Under The Banner Of Heaven while Colin Firth is up for The Staircase and Himesh Patel for Station Eleven in the same category.

    Brian Cox has received a nomination in the Lead Actor in a Drama Series category for his role as patriarch Logan Roy on Succession.

    Meanwhile, Nicholas Hoult is up for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in The Great. 

    Honour: Jodie Comer was nominated for Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Killing Eve whle Andrew Garfield was nominated for Under The Banner Of Heaven

    Success: Andrew Garfield was nominated for Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for Under The Banner Of Heaven

    Honour: Jodie Comer was nominated for Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Killing Eve whle Andrew Garfield was nominated for Under The Banner Of Heaven

    Rounding out the British stars receiving nods is comedian John Oliver whose show Last Week Tonight With John Oliver is up for Variety Talk Series.

    Succession leading the way with a whopping 25 nods while Pam & Tommy’s raunchy sex tape series, Squid Game and Ted Lasso also being heavily recognised.

    The list of nominees were announced on Tuesday by actors JB Smoove and Melissa Fumero as well as Television Academy Chairman and CEO Frank Scherma. 

    Hit: Brian Cox has received a nomination in the Lead Actor in a Drama Series category for his role as patriarch Logan Roy on Succession

    Hit: Brian Cox has received a nomination in the Lead Actor in a Drama Series category for his role as patriarch Logan Roy on Succession

    Facing off: Colin Firth is up for The Staircase and Himesh Patel for Station Eleven in the Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie category

    Success: Station Eleven received universal praise from critics

    Facing off: Colin Firth (left) is up for The Staircase and Himesh Patel (right) for Station Eleven in the Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie category

    Nominee: Nicholas Hoult is up for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in The Great

    Nominee: Nicholas Hoult is up for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in The Great








    Television’s biggest night will honour American prime time television programming from June 1, 2021, until May 31, 2022, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS).

    A host and venue are still yet to be announced.

    The 2022 Emmy Awards will air live at 8pm EST/5pm PST on Monday, September 12 on NBC in addition to being streamed live on Peacock.

    Prior to the televised ceremony, the e Creative Arts Emmys will take place over two nights, on Saturday, September 3 and Sunday, September 4 with an edited version later airing on FXX on Saturday, September 10.

    Award: Rounding out the British stars receiving nods is comedian John Oliver whose show Last Week Tonight With John Oliver is up for Variety Talk Series (pictured at the 2018 ceremony)

    Award: Rounding out the British stars receiving nods is comedian John Oliver whose show Last Week Tonight With John Oliver is up for Variety Talk Series (pictured at the 2018 ceremony) 

    Emmy Award nominations 2022: key categories

    Drama Series

    Better Call Saul (AMC)

    Euphoria  (HBO)

     Ozark (Netflix)

    Severance (Apple TV+)

    Squid Game (Netflix)

    Stranger Things (Netflix)

    Succession (HBO)

    Yellowjackets (Showtime)

     

    Comedy Series

    Abbott Elementary (ABC)

    Barry (HBO)

    Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO)

    Hacks (HBO)

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon Prime Video)

    Only Murders in the Building (Hulu)

    Ted Lasso (Apple TV+)

    What We Do in the Shadows (FX)

     

    Limited Series

    Dopesick (Hulu)

    The Dropout (Hulu)

    Inventing Anna (Netflix)

    Pam and Tommy (Hulu)

    The White Lotus (HBO)

     

    Lead Actor in a Drama Series

    Jason Bateman (Ozark)

    Brian Cox (Succession)

    Lee Jung-jae (Squid Game)

    Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)

    Adam Scott (Severance)

    Jeremy Strong (Succession)

     

    Lead Actress in a Drama Series

    Jodie Comer (Killing Eve)

    Laura Linney (Ozark)

    Melanie Lynskey (Yellowjackets)

    Sandra Oh (Killing Eve)

    Reese Witherspoon (The Morning Show)

    Zendaya (Euphoria)

     

    Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

    Donald Glover (Atlanta)

    Bill Hader (Barry)

    Nicholas Hoult (The Great)

    Steve Martin (Only Murders in the Building)

    Martin Short (Only Murders in the Building)

    Jason Sudeikis (Ted Lasso)

     

    Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

    Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

    Quinta Brunson (Abbott Elementary)

    Kaley Cuoco (The Flight Attendant)

    Elle Fanning (The Great)

    Issa Rae (Insecure)

    Jean Smart (Hacks)

     

    Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

    Colin Firth (The Staircase)

    Andrew Garfield (Under the Banner of Heaven)

    Oscar Isaac (Scenes From a Marriage)

    Michael Keaton (Dopesick)

    Himesh Patel (Station Eleven)

    Sebastian Stan (Pam and Tommy)

     

    Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

    Toni Collette (The Staircase)

    Julia Garner (Inventing Anna)

    Lily James (Pam and Tommy)

    Sarah Paulson (Impeachment: American Crime Story)

    Margaret Qualley (Maid)

    Amanda Seyfried (The Dropout)

    Variety Talk Series

    The Daily Show With Trevor Noah (Comedy Central)

    Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)

    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver (HBO)

    Late Night With Seth Meyers (NBC)

    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert (CBS)

     

    Competition Program

    The Amazing Race (CBS)

    Lizzo’s Watch Out for the Big Grrrls (Amazon Prime Video)

    Nailed It! (Netflix)

    RuPaul’s Drag Race”(VH1)

    Top Chef (Bravo)

    The Voice (NBC)

     

    Television Movie

    Chip ‘n’Dale: Rescue Rangers (Disney+)

    Ray Donovan: The Movie (Showtime)

    Reno 911!: The Hunt For QAnon (Paramount+)

    The Survivor (HBO/HBO Max)

    Zoey’s Extraordinary Christmas (The Roku Channel)

     

    Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

    Patricia Arquette (Severance)

    Julia Garner (Ozark)

    Jung Ho-yeon (Squid Game)

    Christina Ricci (Yellowjackets)

    Rhea Seehorn (Better Call Saul)

    J. Smith-Cameron (Succession)

    Sarah Snook (Succession)

    Sydney Sweeney (Euphoria)

     

    Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

    Nicholas Braun (Succession)

    Billy Crudup (The Morning Show)

    Kieran Culkin (Succession)

    Park Hae-soo (Squid Game)

    Matthew Macfadyen (Succession)

    John Turturro (Severance)

    Christopher Walken (Severance)

    Oh Yeong-su (Squid Game)

     

    Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

    Alex Borstein (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

    Hannah Einbinder (Hacks)

    Janelle James (Abbott Elementary)

    Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)

    Sarah Niles (Ted Lasso)

    Sheryl Lee Ralph (Abbott Elementary)

    Juno Temple (Ted Lasso)

    Hannah Waddingham (Ted Lasso)

     

    Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

    Anthony Carrigan (Barry)

    Brett Goldstein (Ted Lasso)

    Toheeb Jimoh (Ted Lasso)

    Nick Mohammed (Ted Lasso)

    Tony Shalhoub (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

    Tyler James Williams (Abbott Elementary)

    Henry Winkler (Barry)

    Bowen Yang (Saturday Night Live)

     

    Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

    Connie Britton (The White Lotus)

    Jennifer Coolidge (The White Lotus)

    Alexandra Daddario (The White Lotus)

    Kaitlyn Dever (Dopesick)

    Natasha Rothwell (The White Lotus)

    Sydney Sweeney (The White Lotus)

    Mare Winningham (Dopesick)

     

    Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

    Murray Bartlett (The White Lotus)

    Jake Lacy (The White Lotus)

    Will Poulter (Dopesick)

    Seth Rogen (Pam & Tommy)

    Peter Sarsgaard (Dopesick)

    Michael Stuhlbarg (Dopesick)

    Steve Zahn (The White Lotus)

     

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