The migration of movie stars to television continues as numerous Oscar winners have now received Emmy nominations for their work. The Television Academy
announced their Emmy nominations on Tuesday, July 16, and among them are a pair of Oscar winners from this year: Mahershala Ali
”), nominated in Best Movie/Mini Actor for “True Detective
” and Olivia Colman
”), nominated for Best Comedy Supporting Actress for “Fleabag
.” They are among at least 15 Academy Awards champs celebrating today with TV bids. Tour our photo gallery above to find out what other Oscar luminaries joined them.
If there is such a thing as an Oscar bump, Ali and Colman certainly benefited. Both actors only had one Emmy nomination before their big Oscar wins, ironically both in 2016. Ali was in for his guest work on “House of Cards
” while Colman showed up in Movie/Mini Supporting Actress for “The Night Manager