An Emmy for Megan

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An Emmy for Megan
An Emmy for Megan.jpg
GenreComedy
Created byMegan Amram
Written byMegan Amram
Directed byMegan Amram
StarringMegan Amram
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6
Production
Executive producer(s)Megan Amram
Dave Kneebone
Janel Kranking
Producer(s)Joseph Carnegie
Production location(s)United States
CinematographyBarry Elmore
Editor(s)Drew Kordik
Running time28 minutes
Production company(s)Abso Lutely Productions
Release
Original networkanemmyformegan.com
Picture format1080p (16:9 HDTV)
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)
External links
Website

An Emmy for Megan is a comedy web series created, directed, written, and starring Megan Amram. The series depicts Amram's quest to win an Emmy by meeting the minimum standards to qualify for an Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series category.

She was eventually nominated for the award at the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards, with the series also being nominated for Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series.[1] Amram lost her Emmy nomination to Christina Pickles and the series lost its Emmy nomination to James Corden's Next James Corden.[2]

The series aired on IFC on September 17, 2018 to counterprogram the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards.[3]

Cast[edit]

Guest appearances[edit]

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleGuest(s)Directed byWritten byOriginal release date
1"Rules"Brian Polk, Alison Rich, Shannon WoodwardMegan AmramMegan AmramApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)
2"Weight"Cliff Murray, Brian PolkMegan AmramMegan AmramApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)
3"Diversity"Ira Madison IIIMegan AmramMegan AmramApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)
4"Episode 4"Alan Yang, Ted Danson, Seth Rogen, Jimmy Kimmel, Rian Johnson, J. J. Abrams, RuPaulMegan AmramMegan AmramApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)
5"Music"Rachel AxlerMegan AmramMegan AmramApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)
6"Episode 6"D'Arcy CardenMegan AmramMegan AmramApril 26, 2018 (2018-04-26)

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Association Category Result Ref
2018 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series Nominated [4]
Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series Nominated [5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chmielewski, Dawn C. (12 July 2018). "'An Emmy For Megan', The Comedic Web Series About Trying To Get An Emmy, Lands Two Noms". Deadline. Retrieved 13 July 2018.
  2. ^ Darby, Luke (9 September 2018). "Megan Amram Didn't Win Her Emmy So Now It's Time for Revenge". GQ. Retrieved 11 September 2018.
  3. ^ Desk, TV News. "IFC to Counterprogram the Emmy Awards with Megan Amram's AN EMMY FOR MEGAN". Retrieved 11 September 2018.
  4. ^ "Outstanding Short Form Comedy or Drama Series | Nominees/Winners". Television Academy. Retrieved 14 July 2018.
  5. ^ "Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series | Nominees/Winners". Television Academy. Retrieved 14 July 2018.

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