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The Biggest Snubs Of The 2019 Emmys

Updated May 12, 2020 588 votes 40 voters29 items

List RulesVote up the most egregious Emmy snubs of 2019 in the Comedy, Drama, Limited Series, and TV Movie categories.

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The 71st Primetime Emmy Award nominations are in and even though many great shows and awesome performances were recognized, there will always be shows and performers who get left off the list. From actors who were ignored even when their shows were nominated to series whose existence and casts were ignored completely, these are the 2019 Emmy snubs that are smarting the hardest.

With the last season looming, The Good Place has finally secured an Emmy nod for Outstanding Comedy Series, as has Ted Danson for Lead Actor - which makes the absence of Kristen Bell on the nominees list particularly glaring. TV movies and limited series ruled the day in the 2018-2019 television season, but some of the most talked about 2019 miniseries were ignored, such as The Act, I Am The Night, and even Good Omens, which snuck in under the wire by premiering at the cut-off date of May 31, 2019.

Which TV programs and actors most deserved an Emmy nod but were snubbed? Vote up the performers and shows that you think most deserved to be 2019 Emmy nominees.

  • Dan Levy1
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    Dan Levy

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actror in a Comedy Series for Schitt's Creek.

    Daniel Joseph Levy (born August 9, 1983) is a Canadian actor, writer, producer, and television...  more
  • Christine Baranski2

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for The Good Fight.

  • GLOW3
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    6

    Not nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.

    GLOW (Netflix, 2017) is an American comedy-drama television series created by Liz Flahive and...  more
  • Vikings4

    Not Nominated for Outstanding Drama Series.

    Vikings (History, 2013) is a historical drama television series created by Michael Hirst. A...  more
  • Black-ish5

    Not nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.

    Black-ish (ABC, 2014) is an American sitcom created by Kenya Barris. A family man (Anthony...  more
  • Crazy Ex-Girlfriend6

    Not nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.

    Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (The CW, 2015) is an American romantic musical comedy-drama television...  more
  • Richard Madden7

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Bodyguard.

    Richard Madden (born 18 June 1986) is a Scottish actor and producer. Born and raised near...  more
  • Good Omens8

    Not Nominated for Outstanding Limited Series.

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    Good Omens (Amazon Video, 2019) is a six-part television serial based on the novel by Terry...  more
  • The Act9

    Not Nominated for Outstanding Limited Series.

    The Act (Hulu, 2019) is an American true crime anthology drama web television series. A girl's...  more
  • Outlander10

    Not Nominated for Outstanding Drama Series.

    Outlander (Starz, 2014) is a historical drama television series developed by Ronald D. Moore,...  more
  • I Am the Night11

    Not Nominated for Outstanding Limited Series.

    I Am the Night (TNT, 2019) is an American limited television series created by Sam Sheridan....  more
  • Tituss Burgess12

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.

    Tituss Burgess (born February 21, 1979) is an American actor and singer. He has appeared in...  more
  • Kristen Bell13

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for The Good Place.

    Kristen Anne Bell (born July 18, 1980) is an American actress. She began her acting career by...  more
  • Indya Moore14

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Pose.

    Indya Adrianna Moore (born January 17th, 1995) is an American actress and model. They are...  more
  • Lily Tomlin15

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Grace and Frankie.

    Mary Jean "Lily" Tomlin (born September 1, 1939) is an American actress, comedian, writer,...  more
  • Homecoming16

    Not nominated for Outstanding Drama Series.

    Homecoming (Amazon Video, 2018) is a psychological thriller web television series created by...  more
  • Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt17

    Not nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.

    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix, 2015) is an American web television sitcom created by Tina...  more
  • Connie Britton18

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Dirty John.

    Constance Elaine Britton (born March 6, 1967) is an American actress, singer, and producer....  more
  • Jim Carrey19

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for Kidding.

    James Eugene Carrey (born January 17, 1962) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian, writer,...  more
  • Broad City20

    Not nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.

    Broad City (Comedy Central, 2014) is an American comedy television series, created by Ilana...  more
  • One Day at a Time21

    Not nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.

    One Day at a Time (Netflix) is a 2017 sitcom loosely based on the 1975 Norman Lear series of...  more
  • Julia Roberts22

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Homecoming.

    Julia Fiona Roberts (born October 28, 1967) is an American actress and producer. She...  more
  • Rhea Seehorn23

    Not nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Better Call Saul.

    Rhea Seehorn is an American actress who plays Kim Wexler in the Breaking Bad prequel, Better...  more
  • True Detective24

    Not nominated for Outstanding Drama Series.

    True Detective (HBO, 2014) is an American anthology drama television series created by Nic...  more
  • Pamela Adlon25

    Not Nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for Better Things.

    Pamela Fionna Adlon (, née Segall; born July 9, 1966) is an American actress, voice actress,...  more