Emmys 2020 exclusive: FOX categories for ‘9-1-1,’ ‘Empire,’ ‘Prodigal Son’ and more

In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for FOX. For this season, the broadcast network has returning hits “9-1-1” (Angela Bassett, Peter Krause), “Empire” (Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson), “The Masked Singer” and “So You Think You Dance” plus newcomers like “Prodigal Son” (Tom Payne, Michael Sheen) among their slate.

Below, the list of the network’s lead, supporting and guest submissions for their comedies, dramas, animation, reality and other genres. More names might be added by the company on the final Emmy ballot. Also note that performers not included on this list may well be submitted by their personal reps.

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Peter Krause
Drama Actress – Angela Bassett
Drama Supporting Actor – Kenneth Choi, Rockmund Dunbar, Ryan Guzman, Oliver Stark
Drama Supporting Actress – Jennifer Love Hewitt, Aisha Hinds
Drama Guest Actress – Connie Britton

“9-1-1: LONE STAR”
Drama Series
Drama Actor – Rob Lowe
Drama Actress – Liv Tyler
Drama Supporting Actor – Jim Parrack, Ronen Rubinstein, Rafael Silva, Brian Michael Smith, Julian Works
Drama Supporting Actress – Natacha Karam, Sierra Mcclain

Animated Program

Animated Program

Animated Program

Animated Program

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Terrence Howard
Drama Actress – Taraji P. Henson
Drama Supporting Actress – Gabourey Sidibe, Tasha Smith

Animated Program

Competition Program
Reality Host – Will Arnett

Competition Program
Reality Host – Nick Cannon

Comedy Series
Comedy Actress – Maggie Lawson
Comedy Supporting Actor – Finesse Mitchell

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Tom Payne, Michael Sheen
Drama Actress – Bellamy Young
Drama Supporting Actor – Frank Harts, Lou Diamond Phillips
Drama Supporting Actress – Keiko Agena, Halston Sage
Drama Guest Actor – Dermot Mulroney

Drama Series
Drama Actor – Matt Czuchry
Drama Supporting Actress – Emily VanCamp

Animated Program

Competition Program
Reality Host – Cat Deeley

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