Emmys 2018 exclusive: Acorn TV categories for ‘Detectorists,’ ‘George Gently,’ ‘Girlfriends’ and more

In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for Acorn TV. For this season, the company has comedy “Detectorists” (Mackenzie Crook), drama “Girlfriends” (Miranda Richardson), TV movie “George Gently and the New Age” (Martin Shaw) and “Love, Lies and Records” (Ashley Jensen) as part of their 2018 campaign.

Below, the list of Acorn lead and supporting submissions for their programs. 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 Actor – Mackenzie Crook, Toby Jones
Comedy Supporting Actress – Diana Rigg, Rachel Sterling

TV Movie
Movie/Limited Series Actor – Martin Shaw
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actress – Lisa McGrillis
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actor – Lee Ingleby

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Phyllis Logan, Miranda Richardson, Zoe Wanamaker
Drama Supporting Actor – Matthew Lewis

Limited Series
Movie/Limited Series Actress – Ashley Jensen

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