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Viola Davis, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jessica Lange & More Receive 2017 Emmy Nominations

Nominations for the 2017 Emmy Awards were announced on July 13, and Broadway was a prominent presence in this year's binge-watching. Tony winners Viola Davis, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jessica Lange all received noms, as did a bevy of Great White Way vets. The 69th annual Emmy Awards will be hosted by Stephen Colbert and is scheduled to air on September 17 on CBS.

Emmy Noms 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

Viola Davis, Lin-Manuel Miranda & Jessica Lange

Emmy, Tony and Oscar winner Davis nabbed a nom for her performance in How to Get Away with Murder. Lin-Manuel Miranda earned his first performance Emmy nomination for his epic hosting stint on Saturday Night Live; his Hamilton-centric episode of Drunk History also grabbed two noms for Outstanding Production Design and Direction. Three-time Emmy winner Jessica Lange received another nomination for Feud: Bette and Joan; Ryan Murphy’s ultra-addictive series received a whopping 18 nominations on Thursday morning, including one for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's Jackie Hoffman for Outstanding Supporting Actress and one for Murphy's direction.

Click here for the full article published on July 13, 2017 by Lindsay Sullivan of Broadway.com.