September 12th, 2021

CNN Honored with 2 Primetime Emmy® Awards

Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy Wins its First Emmy® for Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series or Special

Sterling K. Brown Wins for Outstanding Narrator for Lincoln: Divided We Stand


September 12, 2021— CNN Original Series has received 2 Emmy® Awards in the 73rdPrimetime Creative Arts Emmy® Award competition. It was announced this afternoon by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences at the in-person presentation in Los Angeles.


Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy wins Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series or Special in its first season and Sterling K. Brown wins the Emmy® for Outstanding Narrator in Lincoln: Divided We Stand – his first time being nominated in this category.


In addition, United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell received a nomination for Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series or Special and Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy was also nominated for Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program.


The Creative Arts Emmy® ceremony will be broadcast on Saturday, September 18 at 8pm ET/PT on FXX.


The 2021 CNN Primetime Emmy® wins are as follows:

Outstanding Hosted Nonfiction Series or Special

Stanley Tucci: Searching for Italy


Outstanding Narrator

Sterling K. Brown – Lincoln: Divided We Stand


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