‘WandaVision’ Joins the Emmy Race and Other PGA/DGA TV Awards Insight

At the worst points during awards season, new batches of nominations can feel like a slog, with each new announcement honoring the same handful of quality shows: “The Crown,” “Ted Lasso,” “The Undoing,” rinse and repeat.

That’s, of course, not a ding on any of those shows — give or take an “Undoing” — but rather a reflection of the tedium that can arise out of consensus.That’s what made things so exciting on Monday with the announcements of the TV nominees for both the Producers Guild of America Awards and the Directors Guild of America Awards.Sure, the vast majority of the nominees from the producers and directors both largely overlapped with accolades we’ve seen before.

Apple TV+’s “Ted Lasso” continues its strong showing, nabbing two DGA nominations, alongside its nod from the PGA.

Meanwhile, freshman series including Netflix’s “Bridgerton” and HBO Max’s “The Flight Attendant

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