The 71st Primetime Emmy Award nominations are in and it's time for your predictions on what show will be considered the Outstanding Comedy Series in 2019. Comedy can be hard to quantify, but all of the nominated series have proven themselves to be fantastically funny - some over several seasons. Amazon Video and HBO both have multiple shows with nominations for best comedy series this year. Out of the big five network channels, only NBC has an Emmy-nominated comedy in 2019, with The Good Place.
Which comedy series do you think will take home the Emmy this year? Vote below to make your predictions.
- Photo: NBCThe Good Place (NBC, 2016) is an American fantasy-comedy television series created by Michael Schur. Eleanor Shellstrop (Kristen Bell) and three other individuals (William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil, and Manny Jacinto) discover they have entered the afterlife, and struggle to define what it means to be a good person.... more1913Will this win?
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Schitt's CreekSchitt's Creek (CBC, 2015) is a Canadian television sitcom created by Eugene Levy and Dan Levy. After losing their fortune, a family is forced to rebuild their lives with their sole remaining asset: a small town named Schitt's Creek which they had bought their son as a joke birthday gift years before.... more1717Will this win?
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Winner for 2019 Outstanding Comedy Series.Fleabag (BBC Three, 2016) is a British comedy series created by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, based on her 2013 one-woman show. A young woman (Waller-Bridge) tries to cope with life in London while struggling with a recent tragedy.... more1210Will this win?
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Previously nominated: 2018Barry (HBO, 2018) is an American crime comedy drama series created by Bill Hader and Alec Berg. An ex-marine (Bill Hader) who is working as a low-rent hitman moves to Los Angeles and joins an accepting community of theater actors.... more1314Will this win?