July 15, 2017 at 3:59 pm #1202153554
So how about we take each Emmy category we’re dissatisfied with, and replace one (1) heinous choice with a (far) worthier one? I’ll start with:
Comedy Series- Modern Family OUT, Brooklyn Nine-Nine IN!
Drama Series- House of Cards OUT, The Americans IN!
Variety Talk Series- Real Time With House N!gg&r Bill Maher/Late Night With Seth Meyers
Comedy Actor- William H. Macy/Bill Hader (Documentary Now!)
Comedy Actress- Jane Fonda/Catherine O’Hara (Schitt’s Creek)
Comedy Sup. Actor- Alec ‘King of Category Fraud’ Baldwin/Andre Braugher (Brooklyn Nine-Nine)
Comedy Sup. Actress- Judith Light/Kristen Schaal (Last Man on Earth)
Drama Actor- Kevin Spacey/Paul Giamatti (Billions)
Drama Actress- Robin Wright/Carrie Coon (The Leftovers)
Drama Sup. Actor- Mandy Patinkin/Michael McKean (Better Call Saul)
Drama Sup. Actress- Millie Bobby Brown/Aubrey Plaza (Legion)
Limited Series Actress- Nicole Kidman/Sanaa Lathan (Shots Fired)
Limited Series Sup. Actress- Shailene Woodley/Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Fargo)
Guest Comedy Actress- Kristen Wiig (SNL)/Kristen Wiig (Last Man on Earth)
Guest Drama Actress ‘Barb’/Sarah Silverman (Masters of Sex)July 15, 2017 at 4:26 pm #1202153584
Boot Michael Kelly for Michael McKean.
OSCAR FLASHBACK: 20 Years of Streep (2016) – Florence Foster JenkinsJuly 15, 2017 at 6:34 pm #1202153633
Drama Series – The Americans instead of House of Cards
Lead Actress – Eva Green instead of Robin Wright
Lead Actor – Rupert Friend instead of Kevin Spacey
Supporting Actress – Winona Ryder instead of MBB
Supporting Actor -Rory Kinnear instead of Michael Kelly
Comedy Series – A Series of Unfortunate Events instead of Veep
Lead Actor – Thomas Middleditch instead of Jeffrey Tambor
Lead Actress – Minnie Driver instead of JLD
Supporting Actor – John Lithgow instead of Alec Baldwin
Supporting Actress – Jenifer Lewis, Jayma Mays, Rita Moreno instead of SNL women
Limited Series – The Young Pope instead of Genius
Lead Actor – Jude Law instead of Rush
Lead Actress – stays the same
Supporting Actor – Toby Jones instead of one of The Night Of men.
Supporting Actress – Mary Elizabeth Winstead instead of Regina KingJuly 15, 2017 at 6:39 pm #1202153634
Drama Series- House of Cards/Bates Motel
Drama Actor- Liev Schrieber/Freddie Highmore (Bates Motel)
Drama Actress- Keri Russell/Carrie Coon (The Leftovers)
Drama Supporting Actor- Michael Kelly/Michael McKean (Better Call Saul)
Drama Supporting Actress- Ann Dowd/Vera Farmiga (Bates Motel)
Drama Guest Actor- Ben Mendelsohn/Dylan Baker (The Good Fight)
Drama Guest Actress- Alison Wright/Carrie Preston (The Good Fight)
Comedy Series- Modern Family/The Good Place
Comedy Actor- Anthony Anderson/Ted Danson (The Good Place)
Comedy Actress- Allison Janney/Kristen Bell (The Good Place)
Comedy Supporting Actor- Alec Baldwin/William Jackson Harper (The Good Place)
Comedy Supporting Actress- Kathryn Hahn/Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt)
Commedy Guest Actor- Matthew Rhys/Aziz Ansari (Saturday Night Live)
Comedy Guest Actress- Becky Ann Baker/Laura Dern (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt)
Limited Series/TV Movie Supporting Actor- Michael Kenneth Williams/Toby Jones (Sherlock: The Lying Detective)
Limited Series/TV Movie Supporting Actress- Michelle Pfeiffer/Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Fargo)
July 15, 2017 at 7:39 pm #1202153652
- This reply was modified 3 months, 1 week ago by Christian Thompson.
Drama Series- House of Cards/The Leftovers
Drama Actor- Kevin Spacey/Justin Theroux (The Leftovers)
Drama Actress- Evan Rachel Wood/Carrie Coon (The Leftovers)
Drama Supporting Actor- Michael Kelly/Michael McKean (Better Call Saul)
Drama Supporting Actress- Chrissy Metz/Aubrey Plaza (Legion)
Drama Guest Actor- Brian Tyree Henry/Jemaine Clement (Legion)
Drama Guest Actress- Shannon Purser/Gillian Anderson (American Gods)
Comedy Series- Modern Family/Baskets
Comedy Actor- William H Macy/Ted Danson (The Good Place)
Comedy Actress- Jane Fonda/Rachel Bloom (Crazy Ex Girlfriend)
Comedy Supporting Actor- Ty Burell/Timothy Simons (Veep)
Comedy Supporting Actress- Leslie Jones/Andrea Martin (Great News)
Commedy Guest Actor- Lin Manuel Miranda/Peter MacNicol (Veep)
Comedy Guest Actress- Wanda Sykes/Sarah Silverman (Crashing)
Limited Series/TV Movie Actress- Jessica Lange/Lauren Graham (Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life)
Limited Series/TV Movie Actor- Geoffrey Rush/Jude Law (The Young Pope)
Limited Series/TV Movie Supporting Actor- Bill Camp/Michael Stuhlbarg (Fargo)
Limited Series/TV Movie Supporting Actress- Jackie Hoffman/Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Fargo)
July 16, 2017 at 12:59 pm #1202154184
- This reply was modified 3 months, 1 week ago by jf123.
Drama Series: Rectify instead of House of Cards
Drama Actor: Logan Marshall Green instead of Kevin Spacey
Drama Actress: Eva Green instead of Evan Rachel Wood
Drama Supporting Actor: Clayne Crawford instead of Michael Kelly
Drama Supporting Actress: Billie Piper instead of Chrissy Metz
Drama Guest Actor: Clive Standen instead of Brian Tyree Henry
Drama Guest Actress: Uma Thurman instead of Shannon Purser
Drama Writing: Rectify – “A House Divided” instead of Stranger Things – “Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers”
Drama Directing: Quarry – “Nuoc cha da mon” instead of The Handmaid’s Tale – “The Bridge”
Comedy Series: Man Seeking Woman instead of Master of None
Comedy Actor: Will Forte instead of Jeffrey Tambor
Comedy Actress: Sarah Jessica Parker instead of Jane Fonda
Comedy Supporting Actor: Noah Galvin instead of Ty Burrell
Comedy Supporting Actress: Kristen Schaal instead of Leslie Jones
Comedy Guest Actor: Peter MacNicol instead of Lin-Manuel Miranda
Comedy Guest Actress: Kristen Wiig (The Last Man on Earth) instead of Kristen Wiig (SNL)
Comedy Writing: Man Seeking Woman – “Popcorn” instead of Master of None – “Thanksgiving”
Comedy Directing: Superstore – “Tornado” instead of Veep – “Groundbreaking”
Limited Series: American Crime instead of Genius
TV Movie: Looking: The Movie instead of San Junipero (category fraud)
Limited Series/Movie Actor: Jonathan Groff instead of Robert De Niro
Limited Series/Movie Actress: Jodie Comer instead of Carrie Coon
Limited Series/Movie Supporting Actor: Benito Martinez instead of Alexander Skarsgard
Limited Series/Movie Supporting Actress: Michelle Fairley instead of Shailene Woodley
Variety Talk Series: Throwing Shade instead of Real Time with Bill Maher
Children’s Program:July 16, 2017 at 1:30 pm #1202154195
Drama Series- Replace House of Cards with The Leftovers
Drama Actor- Spacey with Theroux
Drama Actress- Wright with Coon
Drama Supporting Actor- Kelly with McKean
Drama Supporting Actress- Metz with Lori Petty
Comedy Series- Modern Family with Trial & Error
Comedy Actor- Tambor with Middleditch
Comedy Actress- Janney with Kristen Bell
Comedy Supporting Actor- Baldwin with Zach Woods
Comedy Supporting Actress- Jones with D’Arcy Carden
Limited Series- Genius with American Crime
Mini Actor- Cumberbatch with Law
Mini Actress- Huffman with Howard
Mini Supporting Actor- Tucci with Stuhlbarg
Mini Supporting Actress- Davis with MEWJuly 16, 2017 at 1:50 pm #1202154205
Drama Series: House of Cards for The Americans
Comedy Series: Modern Family for Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Miniseries: Honestly I wouldn’t change anything.
Drama Actor: Hopkins for Malek
Drama Actress: Nothing.
Comedy Actor: Galifianakis for Samberg
Comedy Actress: Fonda for Wendy Schaal
Mini Actor: Nothing.
Mini Actress: Nothing.
Drama Sup. Actor: Jones for Slater
Comedy Sup. Actor: Burrell for Armisen
Drama Sup. Actress: Wiley for Holly Taylor
Comedy Sup. Actress: Jones for Carrie Brownstein
Mini Sup. Actor: Skarsgard for Stuhlbarg
Mini Sup. Actress: Hoffman for KeatonJuly 19, 2017 at 3:50 am #1202157227
Drama Series: House of Cards with The Leftovers
Comedy Series: Modern Family with
Limited Series: Genius with American Crime
Drama Actor: Spacey for Theroux
Drama Actress: Wright for Coon
Drama Sup. Actor: Harbour for McKean
Drama Sup. Actress: Metz for Seehorn
Comedy Actor: Nothing
Comedy Actress: Janney for Waller-Bridge
Comedy Sup. Actor: Baldwin for Simons
Comedy Sup. Actress: Jones for KaneJuly 19, 2017 at 4:53 am #1202157263
Boot: “Veep” (Sorry, it’s too cynical. It’s funny, but it’s hard-to-watch don’t get why it’s so high.
Replace: “Mozart of the Jungle” Most underrated show on TV.
Boot: “Silicon Valley”- Not cynical per se, but I don’t rank it among the best.
Replace: “Girls”- I know some are turned off by it for some reasons, but it really was great.
Boot; Lily Tomlin-“Grace and Frankie”
Replace: Tig Notaro-“One Mississippi”
Boot:Jeffrey Tambor-“Transparent”, although I do love the show.
Replace: Jim Parson-“The Big Bang Theory”- I still think it’s the toughest acting job on TV.
Boot: Vanessa Bayer-“SNL don’t need three”
Replace: I can think of a couple but I’ll go with Jane Krakowski-“Unbreakable Kimmy Scmidt”
Boot: Ty Burrell-“Modern Family”
Replace: Ed O’Neil-“Modern Family”- I love Ty Burrell but spread the wealth if you’re gonna honor the show.
Boot: “House of Cards”
Boot: VIola Davis-“How to Get Away with Murder”-, she’s great, show’s unwatchable.
Replace: Shiri Appleby-“UnReal” or “Mandy Moore-“This Is Us”
Boot: Matthew Rhys-“The Americans”- like the show, don’t think he’s great on it.
Replace: Rami Malek-“Mr. Robot”, I’m not a “Mr. Robot” guy, but that’s a tough part.
Boot: Uzo Aduba-“Orange is the New Black”
Replace: Constance Zimmer-“UnReal”
Boot: “Jimmy Kimmel Live”-don’t get how he keeps getting in.
Replace: “The Daily Show with Trevor noah”, I think they’re back.
Boot; “Billy on the Street”-It’s just a bad version of Jaywalking; I don’t get it.
Replace: “Maya & Marty”
Boot: “Carpool Kareoke”- I love the sketch, but c’mon! It’s a Clip show.
Replace: Amy Schumer-The Leather Special”