Have been it not for the continuing SAG-AFTRA and WGA strikes, we’d presently be within the heights of the Emmys season. Initially slated for Sept. 18, the seventy fifth version of tv’s greatest evening has since been postponed because of the Hollywood strikes, with a potential new date scheduled for early subsequent yr.
Rumblings of the postponement of this yr’s Emmys first emerged in July, although it was broadly assumed the ceremony could be delayed ever for the reason that announcement of nominations in June, some two months into the strikes. With actors prohibited from selling stricken work and writers unable to contribute to the Emmys present itself, the postponement was an inevitable (but nonetheless lamentable) growth.
Now, the yr’s greatest nominees — specifically Ted Lasso, The White Lotus, Succession and The Final of Us — must wait till the Emmys’ rescheduled date of Jan. 15 to gather their trophies. It marks the primary time the Emmys have been postponed since 2001, when the ceremony was pushed again two months within the wake of the 9/11 assaults.
Vogue reviews that Emmys producers will probably attain a cope with hanging writers and actors in time for the rescheduled date, however the delay will nonetheless award nominees maybe too lengthy after their exhibits aired, making for a doubtlessly stale 2023 ceremony.
What we all know concerning the Emmys 2023
Regardless of the postponement, we do know just a few particulars across the upcoming seventy fifth Emmy Awards. The ceremony will probably happen on the Peacock Theater in downtown Los Angeles, although no host has been introduced but. Final yr, SNL’s Kenan Thompson was host, taking the reins from a pandemic-stricken Cedric the Entertainer and Jimmy Kimmel in 2021 and 2020, respectively.
By way of eligibility, nominees for the 2023 Emmys have been drawn from any sequence that aired between June 1, 2022 and Could 31, 2023. Whereas the ceremony’s postponement considerably muddles this eligibility window — some exhibits, like The Bear, may have already aired their now-non-eligible second seasons — it does place the Emmys inside the broader awards season, with the Golden Globes to air a few week after the Emmys.
How you can watch the Emmys 2023
Like years prior, the seventy fifth Emmys will air dwell coast-to-coast on NBC for these within the U.S. It was additionally out there to stream dwell on Peacock, with crimson carpet proceedings often watchable on E! and on the awards physique’s YouTube and Fb pages.
These outside of the U.S. can watch the Emmys on a neighborhood NBC affiliate channel, together with FOX ARENA for Australia, CTV Tv Community for Canada, and AMC for Central Europe. In previous years, the ceremony was out there to stream dwell on the Emmys web site.