Earning an Emmy nomination is already an extraordinary feat, but a handful of actors this year have been nominated for their work on more than one project.
Pedro Pascal, Melanie Lynskey, Quinta Brunson and Murray Bartlett received Emmy acting nominations this year for multiple shows.
Pascal not only earned a nomination for best actor in a drama series for his performance in The last of usbut also received a nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for featuring Saturday night live on February 4.
Pascal wasn’t the only star to be recognized for hosting the sketch comedy show. Brunson was also nominated for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her appearance in snl April 1. She also earned a nomination for best actress in a comedy series for Abbott Elementarywhich wrapped up its second season in April and has already been renewed for a third.
Melanie Lynskey also had a big year, taking on roles in two hit series: The last of usrenewed for a second season after airing its first two episodes earlier this year, and yellow jackets, which aired its second season finale in late May and also got an early pick-up for the third season. Lynskey earned a nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for HBO. The last of us as well as Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for Showtime’s yellow jackets.
The last of us, garnered 24 nominations this year, the second most of any series, helping HBO to 127 nominations, including Murray Bartlett for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series. In addition to that role, he earned a nomination for best supporting actor in a limited series or anthology or television movie for his performance in Welcome to Chippendales.
The 75th annual Emmy Awards is scheduled to broadcast live from the Peacock Theater on September 18, from 5-8 pm PT / 8-11 pm ET on Fox, with the Creative Arts ceremonies scheduled for September 9 and September, 10th. However, strikes by writers and actors could delay the award process. A host for the Fox ceremony has not been revealed at this time.
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