Emmy Awards 2016 exclusive: Showtime campaign and category placement sneak peek

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In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for Showtime. Last year, the premium network scored major bids for comedies “Episodes,” “House of Lies,” “Nurse Jackie,” and “Shameless” (including winner Joan Cusack) plus dramas “Homeland” and “Ray Donovan.” Of those half dozen series, “Episodes” will not be eligible till next year while “Nurse Jackie” concluded its run in 2015.

Below, the list of Showtime submissions across the comedy and drama categories for 2016. (Please note: Performers not included below may well be submitted by their personal reps.)

Comedy Actor – Andrew Dice Clay
Comedy Supporting Actor – Kevin Corrigan
Comedy Supporting Actress – Natasha Leggero
Comedy Guest Actor – Adrien Brody, Michael Rapaport
Comedy Guest Actress – Lorraine Bracco

Comedy Actor – Don Cheadle
Comedy Supporting Actor – Josh Lawson, Donis Leonard Jr., Ben Schwartz, Steven Weber
Comedy Supporting Actress – Kristen Bell, Dawn Olivieri
Comedy Guest Actor – John Cho, Keegan-Michael Key, Richard Schiff, Glynn Turman
Comedy Guest Actress – Wanda Sykes

Comedy Actor – William H. Macy
Comedy Actress – Emmy Rossum
Comedy Supporting Actor – Ethan Cutkosky, Steve Howey, Cameron Monaghan, Dermot Mulroney, Alan Rosenberg, Jeremy Allen White
Comedy Supporting Actress – Isidora Goreshter, Shanola Hampton, Emma Kenney
Comedy Guest Actor – Noel Fisher
Comedy Guest Actress – Sasha Alexander, Sherilyn Fenn


Drama Actor – Dominic West
Drama Actress – Ruth Wilson
Drama Supporting Actor – Colin Donnell, Joshua Jackson, Josh Stamberg
Drama Supporting Actress – Catalina Sandino Moreno, Julia Goldani Telles, Maura Tierney
Drama Guest Actor – John Doman, Darren Goldstein, Mark Margolis, Victor Williams
Drama Guest Actress – Kathleen Chalfant, Cynthia Nixon, Deirdre O’Connell, Mare Winningham

Drama Actor – Paul Giamatti, Damian Lewis
Drama Supporting Actor – David Constabile, David Cromer, Jeffrey DeMunn, Glenn Fleshler, Toby Leonard Moore
Drama Supporting Actress – Malin Akerman, Condola Rashad, Maggie Siff
Drama Guest Actor – Rob Morrow
Drama Guest Actress – Melissa Errico

Drama Actress – Claire Danes
Drama Supporting Actor – F. Murray Abraham, Atheer Adel, Alexander Fehling, Rupert Friend, Rene Ifrah, Mark Ivanir, Sebastian Koch, Mandy Patinkin
Drama Supporting Actress – Nina Hoss, Mirando Otto, Sarah Sokolovic

Drama Actor – Michael Sheen
Drama Actress – Lizzy Caplan
Drama Supporting Actor – Beau Bridges, Josh Charles, Kevin Christy
Drama Supporting Actress – Annaleigh Ashford, Caitlin FitzGerald, Isabelle Fuhrman
Drama Guest Actor – Teddy Sears
Drama Guest Actress – Judy Greer, Allison Janney, Sarah Silverman, Helene York

Drama Actor – Timothy Dalton, Josh Hartnett
Drama Actress – Eva Green
Drama Supporting Actor – Simon Russell Beale, Reeve Carney, Rory Kinnear, Danny Sapani, Harry Treadaway
Drama Supporting Actress – Sarah Green, Helen McCrory, Billie Piper
Drama Guest Actress – Patti LuPone

Drama Actor – Liev Schreiber
Drama Supporting Actor – Devon Bagby, Steven Bauer, Pooch Hall, Eddie Marsan, Ian McShane, Dash Mihok, Leland Orser, Jon Voight
Drama Supporting Actress – Kerris Dorsey, Katie Holmes, Paula Malcolmson, Katherine Moennig
Drama Guest Actor – Hank Azaria, Elliott Gould

Photo Credits: Showtime

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