Emmys 2018 exclusive: FX categories for ‘Atlanta,’ ‘Versace,’ ‘The Americans’ and more

In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for FX. For this season, the cable network has returning Emmy contenders “Atlanta” (Donald Glover), “The Americans” (Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys) and “Baskets” (Zach Galifianakis), newcomer “Trust” (Donald Sutherland) and limited series “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” (Darren Criss) as part of their 2018 campaign.

Below, the list of FX lead, supporting and guest submissions for their comedy, drama and limited 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.

Limited Series
Movie/Limited Series Actress – Sarah Paulson
Movie/Limited Series Actor – Evan Peters
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actress – Leslie Grossman, Billie Lourd, Alison Pill, Adina Porter
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actor – Billy Eichner, Cheyenne Jackson

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Keri Russell
Drama Actor – Matthew Rhys
Drama Supporting Actress – Margo Martindale, Holly Taylor
Drama Supporting Actor – Brandon J. Dirden, Noah Emmerich, Costa Ronin, Keidrich Sellati

Limited Series
Movie/Limited Series Actor – Darren Criss
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actress – Joanna Adler, Penelope Cruz, Judith Light
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actor – Jon Jon Briones, Cody Fern, Ricky Martin, Edgar Ramirez, Finn Wittrock

Comedy Series
Comedy Actor – Donald Glover
Comedy Supporting Actress – Zazie Beetz
Comedy Supporting Actor – Lakeith Stanfield, Brian Tyree Henry
Comedy Guest Actress – Gail Bean
Comedy Guest Actor – Robert S. Powell III, Katt Williams

Comedy Series
Comedy Actor – Zach Galifianakis
Comedy Supporting Actress – Martha Kelly
Comedy Supporting Actor – Louie Anderson

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Pamela Adlon
Comedy Supporting Actress – Hannah Alligood, Olivia Edward, Celia Imrie, Mikey Madison, Rebecca Metz
Comedy Supporting Actor – Greg Cromer
Comedy Guest Actress – Jane Carr
Comedy Guest Actor – Diedrich Bader, Nigel Havers, Robert Michael Morris, Rabe Serbedzija, Henry Thomas

Drama Series
Drama Actress – Rachel Keller
Drama Actor – Dan Stevens
Drama Supporting Actress – Amber Midthunder, Aubrey Plaza, Jean Smart
Drama Supporting Actor – Jemaine Clement, Jeremie Harris, Bill Irwin, Hamish Linklater, Navid Negahban
Drama Guest Actress – Katie Aselton, Lily Rabe

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Damson Idris
Drama Supporting Actress – Michael Hyatt, Angela Lewis, Emily Rios
Drama Supporting Actor – Juan Javier Cardenas, Filipe Valle Costa, Carter Hudson, Isaiah John, Amin Joseph, Malcolm Mays, Sergio Peris-Mencheta
Drama Guest Actress – Abby Miller
Drama Guest Actor – Kevin Carroll, Robert Diggs (RZA), Marcus Henderson, Bokeem Woodbine

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Donald Sutherland
Drama Supporting Actress – Hilary Swank
Drama Supporting Actor – Harris Dickinson, Michael Esper, Brendan Fraser, Luca Marinelli
Drama Guest Actress – Donatella Finocchiaro
Drama Guest Actor – Francesco Colella

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Aya Cash
Comedy Actor – Chris Geere
Comedy Supporting Actress – Kether Donohue
Comedy Supporting Actor – Desmin Borges
Comedy Guest Actress – Zosia Mamet
Comedy Guest Actor – Raymond J. Barry

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