Emmys 2018 exclusive: ABC categories for ‘Roseanne,’ ‘black-ish,’ ‘The Good Doctor’ and more

In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for ABC. For this season, the alphabet network has returning nominee “black-ish” (Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross), the relaunch of “Roseanne” (Roseanne Barr, John Goodman) and newcomer “The Good Doctor” (Freddie Highmore) as part of their 2018 campaign. ABC Studios also has several programs on other networks such as “SMILF” (Showtime) and “Code Black” (CBS).

Below, the list of ABC lead, supporting and guest submissions for their comedy and drama series. More names might be added by the network on the final Emmy ballot. Also note that performers not included on this list may well be submitted by their personal reps.

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Katy Mixon
Comedy Supporting Actress – Julia Butters, Meg Donnelly, Carly Hughes, Ali Wong
Comedy Supporting Actor – Diedrich Bader, Daniel DiMaggio
Comedy Guest Actress – Jessica St. Clair
Comedy Guest Actor – George Hamilton, Peyton Meyer

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Tracee Ellis Ross
Comedy Actor – Anthony Anderson
Comedy Supporting Actress – Jenifer Lewis, Marsai Martin
Comedy Supporting Actor – Miles Brown, Deon Cole, Laurence Fishburne, Nelson Franklin, Peter Mackenzie, Jeff Meacham, Marcus Scribner
Comedy Guest Actress – Rashida Jones, Yara Shahidi, Anna Deavere Smith, Nicole Sullivan, Wanda Sykes, Raven-Symone
Comedy Guest Actor – Beau Bridges, Cedric the Entertainer, Daveed Diggs, Rob Huebel, Allen Maldonado

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Marcia Gay Harden
Drama Actor – Rob Lowe
Drama Supporting Actress – Moon Bloodgood, Emily Alyn Lind, Emily Tyra
Drama Supporting Actor – Harry Ford, Noah Gray-Cabey, Luis Guzman, Ben Hollingsworth, Boris Kodjoe, Tyler Perez, William Allen Young
Drama Guest Actor – David Clennon, Gregory Itzin

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Paget Brewster, AJ Cook, Aisha Tyler, Kirsten Vangsness
Drama Actor – Matthew Gray Gubler, Daniel Henney, Joe Mantegna
Drama Supporting Actor – Adam Rodriguez
Drama Guest Actress – Kelly Frye, Kim Rhodes, Zelda Williams
Drama Guest Actor – Bodhi Elfman, Lou Diamond Phillips

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Natalie Martinez
Drama Actor – Steve Zahn
Drama Supporting Actress – Georgina Haig, Simone Kessell, Kelley Misal, Bailey Skodje
Drama Supporting Actor -Tommy Bastow, Rob Campbell, Rick Gomez, Marcuis W. Harris, Grant Harvey, Jay Karnes, Luc Roderique
Drama Guest Actress – Josette Canilao, Sandrine Holt, Melinda McGraw
Drama Guest Actor – Luke Camilleri

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Kiefer Sutherland
Drama Guest Actor – Michael J. Fox

Drama Series
Drama Supporting Actress – Jasmin Savoy Brown, Hope Davis, Susannah Flood, Britt Robertson, Anna Deavere Smith
Drama Supporting Actor – Vondie Curtish-Hall, Wesam Keesh, Rege-Jean Page, Ben Rappaport, Ben Shenkman
Drama Guest Actor – Thomas Lennon

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Freddie Highmore
Drama Supporting Actress – Antonia Thomas, Tamlyn Tomita
Drama Supporting Actor – Beau Garrett, Nicholas Gonzalez, Hill Harper, Chuku Modu, Richard Schiff
Drama Guest Actress – Fiona Gubelmann, Sharon Leal, JoBeth Williams
Drama Guest Actor – Paul Dooley, Will Yun Lee

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Ellen Pompeo
Drama Supporting Actress – Debbie Allen, Jessica Capshaw, Sarah Drew, Camilla Luddington, Jeanine Mason, Kelly McCreary, Kim Raver, Caterina Scorsone, Stefania Spampinato, Chandra Wilson
Drama Supporting Actor -Justin Chambers, Jason George, George Germann, Giacomo Gianniotti, Kevin McKidd, James Pickens Jr., Jesse Williams
Drama Guest Actress – Candis Cayne, Bethany Joy Lenz, Jaina Lee Ortiz, Abigail Spencer, Rachel Ticotin
Drama Guest Actor – Matthew Morrison

Short-Form Comedy or Drama Series
Short-Form Actress – Jaicy Elliot, Jeanine Mason
Short-Form Actor – Jake Borelli, Rushi Kota

Short-Form Variety Series

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Yara Shahidi
Comedy Supporting Actress – Emily Arlook, Chloe Bailey, Halle Bailey, Francia Raisa
Comedy Supporting Actor – Jordan Buhat, Deon Cole, Trevor Jackson, Chris Parnell, Luka Sabbat
Comedy Guest Actress – Tracee Ellis Ross
Comedy Guest Actor – Anthony Anderson, Abraham D. Juste

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Viola Davis
Drama Supporting Actress – Aja Naomi King, Karla Souza, Liza Weil
Drama Supporting Actor -Billy Brown, Jack Falahee, Matt McGorry, Conrad Ricamora, Jimmy Smits, Charlie Weber
Drama Guest Actress – L. Scott Caldwell, Cicely Tyson, Kerry Washington
Drama Guest Actor – Glynn Turman

Variety Talk Series

Drama Series
Drama Actress – JoAnna Garcia Swisher
Drama Actor – Jason Ritter
Drama Supporting Actress – India de Beaufort, Chloe East, Kimberly Hebert Gregory
Drama Supporting Actor – J. August Richards, Dustin Ybarra
Drama Guest Actress – Lesley Boone, Abbey McBride
Drama Guest Actor – Currie Graham, Sam Huntington, Will Sasso

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Chloe Bennet, Natalia Cordova-Buckley, Elizabeth Henstridge, Ming-Na Wen
Drama Actor – Iain De Caestecker, Clark Gregg, Henry Simmons
Drama Supporting Actor -Adrian Pasdar, Jeff Ward
Drama Guest Actress – Dove Cameron, Catherine Dent

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Allegra Acosts, Ariela Barer, Virginia Gardner, Lyrica Okano
Drama Actor – Rhenzy Feliz
Drama Supporting Actress – Brigid Brannagh, Ever Carradine, Brittany Ishibashi, Angel Parker, Annie Wersching
Drama Supporting Actor – James Marsters, Kip Pardue, Ryan Sands, Gregg Sulkin, Kevin Weisman, James Yaegashi

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Lana Parrilla
Drama Actor – Robert Carlyle, Colin O’Donoghue
Drama Supporting Actress – Gabrielle Anwar, Alison Fernandez, Dania Ramirez
Drama Supporting Actor – Andrew J. West
Drama Guest Actress – Emilie de Ravin, Adelaide Kane, Rose Reynolds

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Priyanka Chopra
Drama Supporting Actress – Johanna Braddy, Marlee Matlin
Drama Supporting Actor – Jake McLaughlin, Alan Powell, Russell Tovey, Blair Underwood
Drama Guest Actor – Chukwudi Iwuji, Timothy V. Murphy

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Roseanne Barr
Comedy Actor – John Goodman
Comedy Supporting Actress – Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson, Emma Kenney, Laurie Metcalf, Jayden Rey
Comedy Supporting Actor – Michael Fishman, Ames McNamara
Comedy Guest Actress – Sarah Chalke, Estelle Parsons
Comedy Guest Actor – Johnny Galecki, Christopher Lloyd

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Kerry Washington
Drama Supporting Actress – Katie Lowes, Darby Stanchfield, Bellamy Young
Drama Supporting Actor – Guillermo Diaz, Scott Foley, Tony Goldwyn, Joshua Malina, Joe Morton, George Newbern, Jeff Perry, Cornelius Smith Jr.
Drama Guest Actress – Khandi Alexander, Kate Burton, Viola Davis
Drama Guest Actor – Jay Hernandez, Dean Norris, Michael O’Neill

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Frankie Shaw
Comedy Supporting Actress – Connie Britton, Raven Goodwin, Rosie O’Donnell, Samara Weaving
Comedy Supporting Actor – Miguel Gomez
Comedy Guest Actor – Mark Webber

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Jaina Lee Ortiz
Drama Supporting Actress – Barrett Doss, Danielle Savre
Drama Supporting Actor – Grey Damon, Alberto Frezza, Jason George, Jay Hayden, Okieriete Onadowan, Miguel Sandoval
Drama Guest Actress – Marla Gibbs, Ellen Pompeo, Brenda Song, Chandra Wilson

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