Battle of the Nominees: Costars Who Are Up Against Each Other for Emmy Awards This Year

What's a little friendly competition between costars? Just ask the casts of Ted Lasso, The Crown, Hamilton and more, who are up for the same awards at the 2021 Emmys

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Kenan Thompson and Bowen Yang

Saturday Night Live - Kenan Thompson and Bowen Yang
Will Heath/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty

are both nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series for Saturday Night Live.

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Cecily Strong, Aidy Bryant and Kate McKinnon

Saturday Night Live - Kate McKinnon, Aidy Bryant and Cecily Strong
Will Heath/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty

are all nominated for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series for Saturday Night Live.

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Brett Goldstein, Brendan Hunt, Nick Mohammed and Jeremy Swift

Brett Goldstein, Brendan Hunt, Nick Mohammed and Jeremy Swift — Ted Lasso
Apple TV+

are all nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series for Ted Lasso.

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Hannah Waddingham and Juno Temple

Hannah Waddingham and Juno Temple—Ted Lasso
Apple TV+

are both nominated for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series for Ted Lasso.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Leslie Odom, Jr.

Lin-Manuel Miranda is Alexander Hamilton and Leslie Odom, Jr. is Aaron Burr in HAMILTON, the filmed version of the original Broadway production
Disney Plus

are both nominated for outstanding actor in a limited series or a movie for their roles in Hamilton.

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Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Groff and Anthony Ramos

Daveed Diggs, Jonathan Groff and Anthony Ramos—Hamilton
Disney Plus

are also all nominated in the same category for their roles in Hamilton. They're all up for outstanding supporting actor in a limited series.

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Renee Elise Goldsberry and Phillipa Soo

Phillipa Soo is Eliza Hamilton, Renée Elise Goldsberry is Angelica Schuyler in HAMILTON
Disney Plus

are another pair of Hamilton actors nominated in the same category! They're up for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or a movie.

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Jean Smart and Julianne Nicholson

Jean Smart and Julianne Nicholson—Mare of Easttown
Michele K. Short/HBO; Sarah Shatz/HBO

are both nominated for outstanding supporting actress in a limited series or a movie for their roles in Mare of Easttown.

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Olivia Colman and Emma Corrin

Emma Corrin and Olivia Coleman—The Crown
Ollie Upton/Netflix; Des Willie/Netflix

are both nominated for outstanding lead actress in a drama series for their portrayals of real-life royals in The Crown.

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Gillian Anderson, Helena Bonham Carter and Emerald Fennell

Gillian Anderson, Helena Bonham Carter and Emerald Fennell—The Crown
Sophie Mutevelian/Netflix; Ollie Upton/Netflix; Colin Hutton/Netflix

are three other actresses from The Crown who've found themselves nominated in the same category. They're up for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series.

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Bradley Whitford, O-T Fagbenle and Max Minghella

Bradley Whitford, O-T Fagbenle and Max Minghella—The Handmaid's Tale
Sophie Giraud/Hulu (2); Elly Dassas/Hulu

are all nominated for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series for The Handmaid's Tale.

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Yvonne Strahovski, Ann Dowd, Samira Wiley and Madeline Brewer

Yvonne Stahovski, Ann Dowd, Samira Wiley and Madeline Brewer—The Handmaid's Tale
Jasper Savage/Hulu (2); Elly Dassas/Hulu; Sophie Giraud/Hulu

are also nominated in the same category for their work on The Handmaid's Tale. They're all up for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series.

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