The Emmy Hair Nominations Are Out


Even with the uncertain times that we are currently facing, one thing still holds true: the Emmys will still be taking place in September. Yes, TV’s biggest night is carrying on as usual and to add to the good news, all the official nominations are finally out!

On Tuesday morning, Leslie Jones, Josh Gad, Laverne Cox, and Tatiana Maslany came together virtually to announce this year’s nominees for the 72nd Emmy Awards. For the 2019-2020 season, there are so many incredible shows and deserving hairstylists up for awards.

In this year’s Hairstyling category, there are three awards up for grabs: Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling, Outstanding Period And/Or Character Hairstyling, and Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling For a Variety, Nonfiction or Reality Program.

Now without further ado, here are this year’s Emmy hair nominees.

Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling

Black-ish | Hair Day | ABC | ABC Studios

Grace and Frankie | The Laughing Stock | Netflix | Skydance Productions

  • Kelly Kline, Department Head Hairstylist
  • Jonathan Hanousek, Key Hairstylist
  • Marlene Williams, Key Hairstylist

The Handmaid’s Tale | Liars | Hulu | MGM, Daniel Wilson Productions, The Littlefield Company, White Oak Pictures

  • Paul Elliot, Department Head Hairstylist
  • Ewa Latak-Cynk, Co-Department Head Hairstylist

The Politician | Pilot | Netflix | A Fox21 Television Studios Production

Schitt’s Creek | Happy Ending | Pop TV | Not A Real Company Productions, Inc.

This Is Us | Strangers: Part Two | NBC | 20th Century Fox Television

  • Michael Peter Reitz, Department Head Hairstylist
  • Katherine Rees, Key Hairstylist
  • Germicka Barclay, Additional Hairstylist
  • Renia Green-Edittorio, Additional Hairstylist
  • Corey Hill, Additional Hairstylist

Outstanding Period And/Or Character Hairstyling

The Crown | Cri De Coeur | Netflix | Left Bank Pictures in association with Sony Pictures Television

Hollywood | A Hollywood Ending | Netflix | Netflix

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel | A Jewish Girl Walks Into The Apollo…| Prime Video | Amazon Studios

  • Kimberley Spiteri, Department Head Hairstylist
  • Michael S. Ward, Key Hairstylist
  • Tijen Osman, Additional Hairstylist

Pose | Worth It | FX Networks | Fox21 Television Studios and FX Productions

Star Trek: Picard | Stardust City Rag | CBS All Access | CBS Television Studios in association with Secret Hideout and Roddenberry Entertainment

Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling For A Variety, Nonfiction Or Reality Program

A Celebration Of The Music From Coco | Disney+ | Eventvision, Inc.

Dancing With The Stars | Episode 2802 | ABC | BBC Studios

The Oscars | ABC | The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

  • Anthony Wilson, Department Head Hairstylist
  • Barbara Cantu, Key Hairstylist
  • Paula Ashby, Hairstylist
  • Vickie Mynes, Hairstylist
  • Yvonne Kupka, Hairstylist
  • Gail Ryan, Hairstylist
  • Iraina Crenshaw, Hairstylist
  • Luke O’Connor, Hairstylist

RuPaul’s Drag Race | I’m That Bitch | VH1 | World of Wonder Productions

The Voice | Top 10 | NBC | MGM Television, Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Television and ITV Studios The Voice USA, Inc.

To see who wins, make sure to watch the awards ceremony on September 20th at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Jimmy Kimmel is set to host.

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Camille Nzengung

Camille Nzengung is a Features Editor at The Tease, where she covers all things hair. You can find her writing about the best hair products, the coolest hair trends, and all the exciting new hair launches.


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