“This year’s Emmy nominations cover a time when the coronavirus pandemic turned the TV industry upside down. So it makes sense that the shows and performances announced Tuesday might include some choices that are a bit … unconventional.
“Netflix’s continuation of The Karate Kid franchise, Cobra Kai, nominated as best comedy series?
“Lovecraft Country, a series that was essentially canceled by HBO when it decided not to make a second season, racking up 18 nominations, including best drama series?
“Netflix’s middling comedy Emily in Paris, widely ridiculed for snagging a Golden Globe nomination this year, also nominated for a best comedy series Emmy?”
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