Predicted Winners Odds Graph
Primetime Emmy Awards 2021
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Comedy Series
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Comedy Actress
Jean Smart is the favorite to win here for "Hacks," a victory that would place her alongside Betty White in the Emmy Awards record books as the only other woman to win in all three acting comedy categories for different shows: Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Guest Actress.
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Comedy Actor
Jason Sudeikis is one of the safest bets this Emmy cycle, with most expecting the "Ted Lasso" star to win his first Best Actor award here.
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Comedy Supporting Actress
The highly competitive supporting actress category includes multiple "SNL" stars who might leave the show before next season, two "Ted Lasso" actresses, and a pair of HBO Max co-stars. Hannah Waddingham is the favorite here but an argument could be made for any of the nominees.
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Comedy Supporting Actor
Is this the year Kenan Thompson receives his first-ever acting Emmy Award for "SNL"? The long-time cast member is a favorite here despite strong competition from his own cast mate, Bowen Yang, as well as four "Ted Lasso" stars.
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Comedy Directing
Zach Braff's "Ted Lasso" episode and the lone nominee from "The Flight Attendant" are running neck-and-neck in the predictions.
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Comedy Writing
Even with competition from within its own writers' room, the pilot episode of "Ted Lasso" is a comfortable front-runner here, but "Hacks" looms as an upset choice.
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Drama Series
Tied with "The Mandalorian" for the most nominations, it's expected "The Crown" will win its first-ever Best Drama Emmy Award at the 2021 Emmys. The victory would also be a first for Netflix, which has never won in any top Emmy show category.
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Drama Actress
Emma Corrin is expected to win here for her performance as Princess Diana but with "The Handmaid's Tale" receiving 21 nominations for a resurgent season don't bet against former champ Elisabeth Moss.
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Drama Actor
A potential toss-up category has Josh O'Connor positioned as the favorite but Billy Porter and Rege-Jean Page are strong alternatives.
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Drama Supporting Actress
A category dominated by "The Crown" and "The Handmaid's Tale," but there's still a front-runner among that crew: Gillian Anderson, who stole scenes on "The Crown" as Margaret Thatcher.
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Drama Supporting Actor
This could be the year when beloved actor Michael K. Williams finally receives his long-deserved Emmy recognition.
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Drama Directing
"The Crown" episode "Fairytale," a Charles-Diana deep dive, is the overwhelming pick to win here.
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Drama Writing
More love for "The Crown" is expected in this category, where "War" is a top choice among users and experts.
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Limited Series
Ostensibly one of the most competitive categories, it's expected Netflix sensation "The Queen's Gambit" will win here, despite a late push from "Mare of Easttown."
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Movie/Limited Actress
Long considered a runaway for Anya Taylor-Joy, the ascendant Kate Winslet has made this a very competitive category, one of the 2021 Emmys' most evenly matched.
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Movie/Limited Actor
Marvel series "WandaVision" could give the MCU its first significant lead acting award thanks to Paul Bettany, who is the front-runner here despite a strong push from Hugh Grant.
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Movie/Limited Supporting Actress
If Bettany doesn't emerge as the first MCU Emmy winner, then Kathryn Hahn should. The "Agatha All Along" viral sensation is a top contender here.
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Movie/Limited Supporting Actor
Is this the year Evan Peters finally earns long-deserved Emmy recognition? He's a top choice for "Mare of Easttown" but has to defeat a trio of "Hamilton" contenders to seal the deal.
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Movie/Limited Directing
A highly competitive category where all seven nominees could make a case for victory has Scott Frank in the driver's seat for "The Queen's Gambit."
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Movie/Limited Writing
Michaela Coal is a triple nominee this year for "I May Destroy You" but users and experts have this as her best shot at victory.
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Competition Program
"RuPaul's Drag Race" is the top option in this category for Gold Derby users.
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Variety Talk Series
"Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" has won in this category for five straight years and with the most nominations among its competition this year, it's expected to make that six in a row.
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Variety Special Recorded
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Variety Series Writing
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