Here are our favorite 2020 Emmy nominations:
El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie - Outstanding Television Movie
Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones - Outstanding Variety Special
Dave Chappelle's fifth comedy special on Netflix earned several nominations. He's also nominated in the same category for Dave Chappelle: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.
Maya Rudolph - Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Brad Pitt - Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Beastie Boys Story - Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
The remaining Beastie Boys (Mike D and Ad-Rock) reminisce about the band's history.
Linda Cardellini - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Alex Borstein - Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Linda Cardellini as Judy in Dead to Me and Alex Borstein as Susie in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel both smoked joints in series episodes (see photos below).
Congratulations on these #EmmyNominations for pot-smoking characters:— Tokin Woman (@tokinwoman) July 28, 2020
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series
Dead To Me @lindacardellini as Judy Hale
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel @AlexBorstein as Susie Myerson pic.twitter.com/5srYcDU6Vv
Amy Poehler - Outstanding Host for a Reality or Competition Program
Former Parks and Recreation stars Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman have teamed up to host Making It, a home improvement competition show on NBC. This nomination is for Season 2. Offerman was not nominated. Poehler also was a cast member of SNL and has starred in many movies.
Laurel Canyon: A Place in Time - Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
Los Angeles' musical hub in the '60s and '70s, Laurel Canyon has been the subject of several documentaries over the last few years. A Place in Time is split into two parts on EPIX. It follows last year's Echo in the Canyon.
Groundhog Day - Outstanding Commerical
Jeep recruited Bill Murray to revisit his role as Phil in the 1993 movie Groundhog Day for the company's Super Bowl ad. To the tune of "I Got You Babe," he wakes up repeatedly and eventually kidnaps the buck-toothed rodent in a bright red Jeep.
Wu-Tang: An American Saga - Outstanding Original Title Theme Music
It was a good year for hip-hop programming. This 10-part Hulu series reenacts the lives of the many Wu-Tang Clan members, including Method Man. The title theme is composed by The Rza