Emmys will now allow winners to remove gender-specific terms from statues

According to the main Emmys site: “No performer category titled ‘Actor’ or ‘Actress’ has ever had a gender requirement for submissions. Now, nominees and (or) winners in any performer category titled ‘Actor’ or ‘Actress’ may request that their nomination certificate and Emmy statuette carry the term “Entertainer” in place of Actor or Actress.”

The brand-new gender-inclusive choice will be integrated into this year’s occasion..

In other Emmys news, the guidelines for eligibility of documentary have actually altered, and will stay out movies that had actually likewise been qualified for Oscar factor to consider.

The 2021 Emmy Awards will reveal candidates on July 13.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.