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Netflix Was ‘Crowned’ at the Emmys

By September 23, 2021No Comments

Big news: Streaming services dominated the Emmy awards led by The Crown and The Queen’s Gambit.

Emmy awards by network, according to Variety:
1) Netflix – 44
2) HBO/HBO Max – 19
3) Disney+ – 14
4) Apple TV+ – 10
5) NBC – 8

Wow: Netflix tied the record (CBS in 1974) for most Emmy awards in a single season (44).
Emmy awards by show:

1) The Crown (Netflix) – 11
2) The Queen’s Gambit (Netflix) – 11
3) Saturday Night Live (NBC) – 8
4) The Mandalorian (Disney+) – 7
5) Ted Lasso (Apple TV+) – 7

Emmy awards (primetime categories) by platform (% of total):
1) Streaming – 34 (65%)
2) Premium cable/streaming – 8 (15%)
3) Cable – 6 (12%)
4) Broadcast – 4 (8%)

Michael Beach

Michael Beach

Michael Beach is the Chief Executive Officer of Cross Screen Media, a media analytics and software company that enables marketers to plan, activate, and measure CTV and linear TV at the local level. Michael is also the founder and editor of State of the Screens, a weekly newsletter focused on video advertising that is a must-read for thought leaders in the advertising industry. He has appeared in such publications as PBS Frontline, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Axios, CNBC and Bloomberg, and on NPR’s Planet Money podcast.

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