2019 Emmy nominations ballot: 2,313 performers vie for your consideration (that is 59 fewer than last year)

Emmy voters in the Performers and Casting branches of the TV academy face an overwhelming task in the next two weeks as they fill in their nominations ballots. As with members of all of the other branches, they must they consider the 732 shows submitted across 13 categories. In addition, these 2,000 plus members have to weigh up the merits of a whopping 2,313 performers who are entered in the 16 races that encompass series, telefilms and limited series; that is down from 2,372 entries last year.

Below, we breakdown the number of contenders that are entered this year in each performer category  (by way of comparison, the 2018, 2017, 2016 and 2015 counts are in brackets).

SEE 2019 Emmy nominations ballot: 732 programs vie for your consideration (that is 4 more than last year)

COMEDY: 915 entries (down from 983 entries)

Comedy Actor: 86 entries (2018: 89 entries; 2017: 74 entries; 2016: 77 entries; 2015: 55 entries)

Comedy Actress: 80 entries (2018: 85 entries; 2017: 73 entries; 2016: 64 entries; 2015: 46 entries)

Comedy Supporting Actor: 235 entries (2018: 265 entries; 2017: 200 entries; 2016: 202 entries; 2015: 172 entries)

Comedy Supporting Actress: 207 entries (2018: 252 entries; 2017: 197 entries; 2016: 192 entries; 2015: 138 entries)

Comedy Guest Actor: 168 entries (2018: 164 entries; 2017: 147 entries; 2016: 127 entries; 2015: 111 entries)

Comedy Guest Actress: 139 entries (2018: 128 entries; 2017: 126 entries; 2016: 107 entries; 2015: 75 entries)

SEE 2019 Emmys calendar: Two-week voting starts June 10, nominations on July 16, ceremony on September 22

DRAMA: 1,095 entries (down from 1,109 entries)

Drama Actor: 108 entries (2018: 119 entries; 2017: 140 entries; 2016: 109 entries; 2015: 101 entries)

Drama Actress: 88 entries (2018: 99 entries; 2017: 113 entries; 2016: 81 entries; 2015: 76 entries)

Drama Supporting Actor: 372 entries (2018: 406 entries; 2017: 385 entries; 2016: 388 entries; 2015: 360 entries)

Drama Supporting Actress: 303 entries (2018: 278 entries; 2017: 300 entries; 2016: 279 entries; 2015: 254 entries)

Drama Guest Actor: 125 entries (2018: 115 entries; 2017: 126 entries; 2016: 127 entries; 2015: 125 entries)

Drama Guest Actress: 99 entries (2018: 92 entries; 2017: 93 entries; 2016: 94 entries; 2015: 91 entries)

SEE 2019 Emmy Awards nominations: Complicated process made simple

TV MOVIE/MINI: 303 entries (up from 280 entries)

TV Movie/Mini Actor: 44 entries (2018: 42 entries; 2017: 38 entries; 2016: 52 entries; 2015: 33 entries)

TV Movie/Mini Actress: 50 entries (2018: 44 entries; 2017: 50 entries; 2016: 30 entries; 2015: 31 entries)

TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actor: 115 entries (2018: 113 entries; 2017: 113 entries; 2016: 185 entries; 2015: 97 entries)

TV Movie/Mini Supporting Actress: 94 entries (2018: 81 entries; 2017: 105 entries; 2016: 79 entries; 2015: 75 entries)

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