HBO Will Submit Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’ for Emmy Consideration
Photo Credit: S & A

HBO Will Submit Beyonce’s ‘Lemonade’ for Emmy Consideration

Beyonce's #Lemonade: Slaying The PimpHBO plans to submit “Lemonade” for Emmy considering in the in the "variety special" category. Who the nomination will go to isn’t said, given that a cadre of filmmakers worked on the hour-long piece. 

Where it to be nominated, it will be the 3rd Primetime Emmy nomination for Beyonce; last year, she received a nomination in the Outstanding Special Class Program category for "On the Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay Z" for which she was both executive producer and performer; and in 2013, she received a Primetime Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Special Class – Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Programs category for the Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show for which she was a performer.

The 2016 nominations will be announced on July 14, and Jimmy Kimmel will host the 68th Annual Primetime Emmys on September 18.

Read Tanya Steele’s reactions to "Lemonade" here.

Shadow and Act is a website dedicated to cinema, television and web content of Africa and its global Diaspora. With daily news, interviews, in-depth investigations into the audiovisual industry, and more, Shadow and Act promotes content created by and about people of African descent throughout the world.

© 2023 Shadow & Act. All rights reserved.