The winners will be named Sunday night when the 69th Emmy Awards are presented at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The show will air at 8 p.m. Eastern on CBS with Stephen Colbert as host.
In the meantime, guesses will have to suffice. With that in mind, a pair of intrepid Associated Press television critics are going public with their picks for who will win — and who should.
Will Jeffrey Tambor make it three best comedy actor wins for his performance on “Transparent”? They say: yes and no.
Will the distaff whodunit “Big Little Lies” fall to the splashy “Feud: Bette and Joan” for best limited series? They say: No and yes.
Here are their forecasts for seven major Emmy races:
Should win: “The Handmaid’s Tale.” A work of art so revelatory of our time should reign.
Will win: “The Crown.” It’s not just that Hollywood is filled with Anglophiles, although that’s one reason the lavish story of young Queen Elizabeth will win. Emmy…