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How to stream the 2019 Emmys live

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The 71st annual Emmy Awards will be shown live at 8 p.m. Eastern Time (U.S.) on September 22, 2019.  

Wondering where to watch the 2019 Emmy Awards? Here is all you need to know.

When are the 2019 Emmys?

The 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards show will be broadcast at 8 p.m. ET on Monday, September 22, from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. You can also catch the red carpet pre-show live at around 6 p.m. ET.

[Recommended] Live stream the Emmys online on YouTube TV (free)

The easiest way to watch the Emmy Awards is through Fox via YouTube TV. The service is only available to users who are in the U.S.

To stream the Primetime Emmys:

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  2. Connect to an ExpressVPN server location in the U.S.
  3. Head to YouTube TV and sign in or sign up for a one-month free trial
  4. Search for Fox and click on its live stream. If you’re watching through a web browser, use the ExpressVPN browser extension.
  5. Enjoy the show!

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Stream the Emmy Awards live online from Canada

CTV also offers a live stream of the event this year. To watch:

  1. Get ExpressVPN
  2. Connect to an ExpressVPN server location in Canada
  3. Head to the CTV website
  4. Sign in to your CTV account; you’ll need to select your TV service provider
  5. Sit back and enjoy the show!

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Watch the Emmys live from Australia

Australian audiences can also watch the Emmys live, on Foxtel online. Here’s how:

  1. Get ExpressVPN
  2. Connect to a VPN location in Australia
  3. Head to the Foxtel website
  4. Sign in or sign up for the free trial
  5. Tune in to the show!

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Who are the 2019 Emmy nominees?

Some of this year’s Emmy nominations come as no surprise (looking at you, Game of Thrones), and odds are some of your favorite TV shows this year are also up for an Emmy, or 19.

Over the past few years, online streaming giants have increasingly proved formidable in this arena. This year, HBO leads the pack with 137 nominations, while Netflix has 117, followed by NBC’s 58 nominations and Amazon with 47.

Want to binge watch the shows before the 22nd? Find out how you can watch the nominated shows on Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and other U.S. channels.

Outstanding Drama Series

Better Call Saul


Game of Thrones

Killing Eve




This Is Us

Outstanding Comedy Series



Russian Doll

Schitt’s Creek

The Good Place

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel


Outstanding Limited Series


Escape at Dannemora


Sharp Objects

When They See Us

Outstanding Drama Actor

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul

Kit Harington, Game of Thrones

Jason Bateman, Ozark

Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us

Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us

Billy Porter, Pose

Outstanding Drama Actress

Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones

Robin Wright, House of Cards

Viola Davis, How To Get Away With Murder

Sandra Oh, Killing Eve

Jodie Comer, Killing Eve

Mandy Moore, This Is Us

Laura Linney, Ozark

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul

Giancarlo Esposito, Better Call Saul

Alfie Allen, Game of Thrones

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Michael Kelly, House of Cards

Chris Sullivan, This Is Us

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Gwendoline Christie, Game of Thrones

Sophie Turner, Game of Thrones

Maisie Williams, Game of Thrones

Fiona Shaw, Killing Eve

Julia Garner, Ozark

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series

Michael McKean, Better Call Saul

Glynn Turman, How To Get Away With Murder

Kumail Nanjiani, The Twilight Zone

Bradley Whitford, The Handmaid’s Tale

Michael Angarano, This Is Us

Ron Cephas Jones, This Is Us


Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

Game of Thrones “The Last Of The Starks”

Game of Thrones “The Long Night”

Game of Thrones “The Iron Throne”

Killing Eve “Desperate Times

Ozark “Reparations”

Succession “Celebration”

The Handmaid’s Tale “Holly”


Outstanding Comedy Actor

Bill Hader, Barry

Don Cheadle, Black Monday

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

Eugene Levy, Schitt’s Creek

Ted Danson, The Good Place

Michael Douglas, The Kominsky Method

Outstanding Comedy Actress

Christina Applegate, Dead to Me

Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag

Catherine O’Hara, Schitt’s Creek

Natasha Lyonne, Russian Doll

Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Henry Winkler, Barry

Anthony Carrigan, Barry

Stephen Root, Barry

Tony Hale, Veep

Tony Shalhoub, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Alan Arkin, The Kominsky Method

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Sarah Goldberg, Barry

Sian Clifford, Fleabag

Olivia Colman, Fleabag

Betty Gilpin, GLOW

Marin Hinkle, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Anna Chlumsky, Veep

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Fiona Shaw, Fleabag

Kristin Scott Thomas, Fleabag

Emma Thompson, Saturday Night Live

Sandra Oh, Saturday Night Live

Maya Rudolph, The Good Place

Jane Lynch, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Outstanding Television Movie

Bandersnatch, Black Mirror


King Lear

My Dinner with Hervé


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