Are ‘The Americans,’ ‘Silicon Valley’ Emmy-bound after Critics’ Choice wins? (Editors’ slugfest)

Now that “The Americans” and “Silicon Valley” are Critics’ Choice TV Awards winners, are both shows on their way to being nominated — or even win — at the Emmy Awards? That’s just one of the topics discussed by Gold Derby editors Marcus James Dixon, Ralph Galvan and Charles Bright in our newest slugfest (watch below).

Critics’ Choice TV Awards: Complete list of winners

Among the other hot topics our editors debate from the current awards derby:

Will the new Emmy rules have any major effect on the races for Best Drama Series and Best Comedy Series?

Is fan favorite “Empire” a lock for an Emmy nod?

Will Golden Globe winner “The Affair” be snubbed?

Can “Transparent” ride the awards wave all the way to the Emmys?

Will the seventh comedy slot at the Emmys go to “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” “The Comedians,” “Grace and Frankie” or something else?

How did Bright do so well (68% accuracy) predicting the Critics’ Choice TV Awards?

Dixon, Galvan and Bright also make their early TCA Awards predictions in all the major races, including Program of the Year, Best New Program and Best Comedy/Drama.

TCA Awards: Complete list of nominations

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We are forecasting everything from the results on TV shows like “Game of Thrones” to the winners of the Emmy Awards and Tony Awards.

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