67th Primetime Creative Arts Emmys Predictions

The Creative Arts Emmys are on Saturday and, despite not knowing much about these races, I’m going to give my best shot at predicting them. There are a lot of categories to get through, so let’s get to it.

Television Movie: Bessie

Variety Series: Inside Amy Schumer

Structured Reality Program: Shark Tank

Unstructured Reality Program: Alaska: The Last Frontier

Variety Special: Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special

Informational Series or Special: Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways

Documentary or Non-Fiction Series: The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst

Documentary or Non-Fiction Special: Virunga

Animated Program: Bob’s Burgers

Short-Format Animated Program: Mickey Mouse

Children’s Program: Masterclass

Special Class Program: 68th Tony Awards

Short Format Live Action Entertainment Program: Key & Peele

Short Format Non-Fiction Program: Transparent: This Is Me

Interactive Program: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Guest Actor in a Comedy Series: Bradley Whitford (Transparent)

Guest Actress in a Comedy Series: Gaby Hoffmann (Girls)

Guest Actor in a Drama Series: Beau Bridges (Masters of Sex)

Guest Actress in a Drama Series: Cicely Tyson (How to Get Away With Murder)

Character Voice-Over Performance: John Roberts (Bob’s Burgers)

Outstanding Narrator: Anthony Mendez (Jane the Virgin)

Casting for a Comedy Series: Veep

Casting for a Drama Series: Game of Thrones

Casting for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special: Bessie

Choreography: Derek Hough, Julianne Hough, and Tessandra Chavez (Dancing with the Stars)

Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series: The Big Bang Theory

Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series: Game of Thrones (Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken)

Cinematography for a Limited Series or Movie: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Cinematography for Non-Fiction Programming: Virunga

Cinematography for Reality Programming: The Amazing Race

Commercial (Seriously?! They have a category for this?!): Dream On- Adobe

Costumes for a Period/Fantasy Series, Limited Series, or Movie: Wolf Hall

Costumes for a Contemporary Series, Limited Series, or Movie: Empire (Pilot)

Directing for Non-Fiction Programming: Laura Poitras (Citizenfour)

Directing for a Variety Series: Inside Amy Schumer

Hair-styling for a Single-Camera Series: Game of Thrones

Hair-styling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special: Dancing with the Stars

Hair-styling for a Limited Series or Movie: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Outstanding for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program: Jane Lynch (Hollywood Game Night)

Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Series: Saturday Night Live

Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special: Dancing with the Stars: 10th Anniversary Special

Main Title Design: Olive Kitteridge

Make-up for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic): Game of Thrones

Make-up for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic): RuPaul’s Drag Race

Make-up for a Limited Series or Movie (Non-Prosthetic): American Horror Story: Freak Show

Prosthetic Make-up for a Series, Limited Series, Movie, or Special: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score): House of Cards

Music Composition for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special (Original Dramatic Score): Bessie

Music Direction: Live from Lincoln Center– Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street in Concert with the New York Philharmonic

Original Music and Lyrics: Glee

Original Main Title Theme Music: Transparent

Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series: Game of Thrones (Hardhome)

Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series: Transparent

Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Limited Series or Movie: Wolf Hall

Multi-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series: The Big Bang Theory

Picture Editing for Variety Programming: Key & Peele

Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming: Citizenfour

Picture Editing for Reality Programming: Survivor

Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary or Fantasy Program (One Hour or More): Game of Thrones

Production Design for a Narrative Period Program (One Hour or More): Downton Abbey

Production Design for a Narrative Program (Half-Hour or Less): Veep

Production Design for Variety, Nonfiction, Reality, or Reality-Competition Programming: 87th Academy Awards

Sound Editing for a Series: Black Sails

Sound Editing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special: 24: Live Another Day

Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera): Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour): Game of Thrones

Sound Mixing for a Limited Series or Movie: Bessie

Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation: Modern Family

Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special: Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special

Sound Mixing for Nonfiction Programming: Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways

Special Visual Effects: Game of Thrones

Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role: Marvel’s Daredevil

Stunt Coordination for a Comedy Series or Variety Program: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Stunt Coordination for a Drama Series, Limited Series, or Movie: Game of Thrones

Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Series: Dancing with the Stars

Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Limited Series, Movie, or Special: 68th Tony Awards

Writing for Nonfiction Programming: Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief

Writing for a Variety Series: Inside Amy Schumer

OK, that’s all of them. After all that, I’ll probably only get 2 right.

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