Emmys 2018 exclusive: Universal Cable categories for ‘Mr. Robot,’ ‘The Sinner’ and more

In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for Universal Cable. The production company for USA Network and more has Emmy winner “Mr. Robot” (Rami Malek) returning, plus the limited series “The Sinner” (Jessica Biel) and “Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G” (Josh Duhamel) among their 2018 campaign.

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

Comedy Series
Comedy Actor – Christopher Meloni

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Rami Malek
Drama Supporting Actress – Carly Chaikin, Portia Doubleday, Grace Gummer
Drama Supporting Actor – Bobby Cannavale, Christian Slater, BD Wong

Limited Series
Movie/Limited Series Actress – Jessical Biel
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actor – Bill Pullman

Limited Series
Movie/Limited Series Actor – Josh Duhamel
Movie/Limited Series Supporting Actor – Jimmi Simpson

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