Awards Quick Links
The Emmy Awards recognize excellence within various areas of television and emerging media.
The Emmy Awards are administered by three sister organizations, which focus on various sectors of television and broadband programming:
- Television Academy (primetime)
- National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (daytime, sports, news and documentary)
- International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (international)
The Primetime Emmy Award is a symbol of peer recognition from over 20,000 Television Academy members. Each member casts a ballot for the category of competition in their field of expertise.
Explore the Television Academy's areas of Emmy competition and other honors:
The Assassination of Gianni Versace in Emmy
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SNL "Weekend Update" anchors and Emmy-nominated writers will headline NBC's Sept. 17 event.
Surprise appearances by other Saturday Night Live cast.