secured seven nominations in the 2016-2017 Primetime Emmy(R) Awards competition with four individual series receiving nominations: , , and . With its 21st season premiering in the fall, five-time Emmy(R)-winner and 19-time nominee scored its 16th nomination for Outstanding Animated Program.
Emmy(R) Award-winning Drunk History set a franchise record with four Primetime Emmy nominations including its third consecutive nomination for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series. Drunk History also earned consecutive nominations for Outstanding Production Design for a Variety, Nonfiction, Reality or Reality Competition and Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming, and a first for Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series.
Rounding out Comedy Central’s nominations are’s Between the Scenes, nominated for Outstanding Short Form Variety Series, and Hack Into , the digital spinoff of hit series Broad City, with its second consecutive nomination for Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series.
A complete list of Comedy Central’s nominations follows.
COMEDY CENTRAL 2016-2017 PRIMETIME EMMY(R) AWARD NOMINATIONS
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series Drunk History
Outstanding Directing For A Variety Series Drunk History
Outstanding Picture Editing For Variety Programming Drunk History
Outstanding Production Design For A Variety, Nonfiction, Reality Or Reality-Competition Series Drunk History
Outstanding Animated Program South Park
Outstanding Short Form Variety Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah – Between The Scenes
Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series Broad City – Hack Into Broad City
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