Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Emmy Predictions 2022 - Which Programs Will Likely Be Nominated for Comedy Series?

From June 16-27, 2022, voting took place for The 74th Primetime Emmy Awards. As such, it's fun to look at which actors and shows have the best chances of actually being nominated this year. So, these are my predictions for which programs will be nominated for Comedy Series.

Programs most likely to be nominated:
  1. AppleTV+'s Ted Lasso
  2. HBO Max's Hacks
  3. HBO's Barry
  4. Hulu's Only Murders in the Building
  5. Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
  6. FX's Atlanta
  7. FX's What We Do In the Shadows
  8. ABC's Abbott Elementary
Serious threats that could break through:
  1. Hulu's The Great
  2. HBO Max's The Flight Attendant
  3. Netflix's Cobra Kai
  4. ABC's Black-ish
  5. FX's Reservation Dogs
  6. AppleTV+'s The Afterparty
  7. Netflix's Emily in Paris
  8. CBS' Ghosts
  9. Netflix's Russian Doll
  10. HBO's Insecure
  11. Hulu's PEN15
  12. AppleTV+'s Schmigadoon!
  13. HBO Max's Peacemaker
  14. HBO Max's The Other Two
Some considerable long-shots:
  1. HBO Max's Our Flag Means Death
  2. HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm
  3. FX's Better Things
  4. HBO's Somebody Somewhere
  5. Disney+'s Hawkeye
  6. Netflix's The Chair
  7. HBO Max's Julia
  8. Hulu's Life & Beth
  9. HBO Max's Minx
  10. AppleTV+'s Physical
  11. HBO's The Righteous Gemstones
  12. NBC's Brooklyn Nine-Nine
  13. ABC's The Conners
  14. HBO Max's And Just Like That
Colorful oddities that still have an outside chance:
  1. HBO Max's Starstruck
  2. FXX's Dave
  3. Netflix's Grace and Frankie
  4. Peacock's Girls5Eva
  5. Showtime's I Love That for You
  6. AppleTV+'s Acapulco
  7. Starz's Blindspotting
  8. ABC's Home Economics
  9. NBC's American Auto
  10. NBC's Grand Crew
  11. AppleTV+'s Dickinson
  12. Peacock's We Are Lady Parts
  13. Netflix's Murderville

The nominations for The 74th Primetime Emmy Awards will be announced on Tuesday, July 12.