Due to ongoing labor disputes involving actors and writers, the 2023 Emmy Awards’ date has been shifted, as reported by The New York Times and Variety. Initially, the event was scheduled for September 18, but the new date remains unannounced. According to a source privy to the situation, quoted by The New York Times, the Emmy Awards are projected to be moved to January, with the definitive date expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
Variety broke the news on July 27 that the prestigious 75th annual Emmy Awards won’t take place on the original date, marking the first postponement since 2001 when it was delayed due to the September 11 attacks.
The nominations for the 2023 Emmy Awards were revealed by The Television Academy earlier this month. Jay-Z secured a nomination for co-directing Rihanna’s Super Bowl halftime performance, while Tim Robinson earned two for his acting role in I Think You Should Leave and his executive producing role for the Netflix series. The limited series Daisy Jones & the Six managed to grab nine nominations, including Outstanding Limited or Anthology Series and Outstanding Music Supervision.
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The list of music-related nominations also included Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, Moonage Daydream, Donald Glover’s Swarm, and Kid Cudi’s Netflix series, Entergalactic, among others.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about 2023 Emmy Awards postponement
When were the 2023 Emmy Awards originally scheduled?
The 2023 Emmy Awards were originally scheduled for September 18.
Why have the 2023 Emmy Awards been postponed?
The 2023 Emmy Awards have been postponed due to ongoing strikes by actors and writers.
When is the rescheduled date for the 2023 Emmy Awards?
The rescheduled date for the 2023 Emmy Awards has not been officially announced yet. However, it is expected to be moved to January, with the final date to be announced in the coming weeks.
What was the last time the Emmy Awards were postponed?
The last time the Emmy Awards were postponed was in 2001, shortly after the September 11 terrorist attacks.
Who are some of the nominees for the 2023 Emmy Awards?
Some of the nominees for the 2023 Emmy Awards include Jay-Z, Tim Robinson, and the show Daisy Jones & the Six. Other music-related nominees include Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, Moonage Daydream, Donald Glover’s Swarm, and Kid Cudi’s Netflix series, Entergalactic.