The Emmys are expected to take place September 20th on ABC and the Television Academy has revealed this year’s nominees. The Simpsons is all over the place as is Big Mouth. BIPOC is well-represented with “Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance” seeing half the category featuring PoC actors. Here are the nominees with links to our reviews for each (where applicable).


Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance

Big Mouth • How To Have An Orgasm
Netflix • Netflix
Maya Rudolph as Connie the Hormone Monstress

Central Park • Episode One
Apple TV+ • 20th Century Fox Television
Leslie Odom Jr. as Owen

Crank Yankers • Bobby Brown, Wanda Sykes & Kathy Griffin
Comedy Central • Kimmelot, ITV, Central Productions, LLC
Wanda Sykes as Gladys

The Mandalorian • Chapter 8: Redemption
Disney+ • Lucasfilm Ltd.
Taika Waititi as IG-11

The Simpsons • Better Off Ned
Fox • Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Nancy Cartwright as Bart Simpson, Nelson, Ralph, Todd

The Simpsons • Frinkcoin
Fox • Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television
Hank Azaria as Professor Frink, Moe, Chief Wiggum, Carl, Cletus, Kirk, Sea Captain

Outstanding Animated Program

Big Mouth • Disclosure The Movie: The Musical!
Netflix • Netflix

Bob’s Burgers • Pig Trouble In Little Tina
Fox • 20th Century Fox Television

BoJack Horseman • The View From Halfway Down
Netflix • Tornante Productions, LLC

Rick And Morty • The Vat Of Acid Episode
Adult Swim • Rick and Morty, LLC

The Simpsons • Thanksgiving Of Horror
Fox • Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television

Outstanding Short Form Animated Program

Forky Asks A Question: What Is Love?
Disney+ • Pixar Animation Studios

Robot Chicken • Santa’s Dead (Spoiler Alert) Holiday Murder Thing Special
Adult Swim • Stoopid Buddy Stoodios

Steven Universe Future • Fragments
Cartoon Network • Cartoon Network Studios

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