Emmys 2021 Ballot: Who Ought to Win for Lead Actress in a Drama Sequence?
Olivia Colman’s reign continues within the Emmy race for Lead Actress in a Drama Sequence… however it’s anybody’s guess who will sit on the throne this yr.
Colman, who performs Queen Elizabeth II on Netflix’s The Crown, is the one nominee who’s again from final yr’s subject, with the opposite 5 — together with final yr’s winner, Zendaya from HBO’s Euphoria — out of the working as a result of their reveals didn’t air new episodes this yr. Colman faces some stiff competitors, although, beginning with two former Emmy winners: Elisabeth Moss is nominated for the third time on this class (together with a win in 2017) for enjoying freedom fighter June on Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Story, and three-time winner Uzo Aduba notched a nod for enjoying therapist Dr. Brooke Taylor on HBO’s In Remedy.
They’re joined by three Emmy rookies: Colman’s The Crown costar Emma Corrin is up for enjoying Princess Diana, Mj Rodriguez snagged a (long-overdue!) nomination for her work as home mom Blanca on Pose‘s closing season, and Jurnee Smollett earned the primary Emmy recognition of her profession for enjoying the fiery Leti on HBO’s Lovecraft Nation.
Six worthy contenders, to make sure, however which one most deserves to listen to her title referred to as when the Emmys are introduced on Sunday, Sept. 19 on CBS? Vote on your favourite within the ballot beneath, then hit the feedback to defend your decide.
Each weekday by means of Aug. 27, we’ll be posting one other “Who ought to win?” ballot, so be sure you go to TVLine.com every day to weigh in on who deserves TV’s most prestigious honor. (For an inventory of this yr’s main Emmy nominees, click on right here.)