This year's Emmy Awards will be held virtually.
The producers of Emmys 2020 congratulate you on this incredible recognition of your function. As you've probably guessed, we're not likely to be asking you to occur to the Microsoft Theatre in downtown LA on September 20th.
"Apart from NOT having the ability to come together in 1 area, we also admit our planet is experiencing a hard time in a lot of ways", according to the letter signed from the manufacturers of this case and Kimmel. This also marks Oh's 11th Emmy nomination since 2005.
They said that the world is going through a challenging time and it is not yet safe for everyone to assemble for an event like the Emmys.More news: Oprah Gives Up O Magazine Cover To Honor Breonna Taylor
"We'll be producing an event that is filled with warmth and humanity, which celebrates the power of television to bring us together and to help us shape our world", they wrote.
"As you have in all probability guessed, we're not heading to be inquiring you to arrive to the Microsoft Theatre in downtown LA on September 20th", the letter says, in element. As for how exactly it will work, that's not clear, but the letter promises that "a top notch team of technicians, producers and writers" is figuring out how to film with nominees and their "guests" at their home or wherever else they might be.
"We're going to make you look fabulous-we're exploring the cutting edge of technology to allow us to use good cameras and lighting and look forward to working with you to produce your unique "on screen" moments", the letter added. "We glimpse forward to sharing information with you in the months forward, as we solidify our options for TV's largest night time".
If you want to be in official wear, we'd like that, but equally if you're in the British isles and it is 3am, maybe you want to be in designer pajamas and record from your mattress!
"We Would like to use you to design your minutes, but need you to direct us in your own levels of relaxation where you want to be, who you want to be withexactly everything you need to use, etc".More news: Virgin Galactic unveils SpaceShipTwo’s cabin interior
The letter is signed "With respect and admiration" by host Kimmel and fellow executive producers Ian Stewart, Reggie Hudlin, Guy Carrington and David Jammy.
Numerous nominees are British actors, directors or writers.
Schitt's Creek, the sleeper hit comedy about a wealthy family forced to live in a rundown motel, scored 15 nods, including for best comedy series and its four main cast members. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel has earned 20 with Succession and Ozark getting 18 nominations each.
Half of the nominees for best comedy series were newcomers to the Emmys such as Dead To Me and Insecure, Issa Rae's take on 20-something Black women in Los Angeles.More news: Man accused of blasphemy shot dead at court trial