This year’s Emmy nominations may have been the most inclusive yet, but they showed that the Television Academy may still have a ways to go. While TV’s Black performers and creators gained ground, the nominations were woefully lacking in Latinx representation.
No Latinx performers were nominated in any of the major acting categories this year — a noticeable snub considering acclaimed shows like One Day At A Time, On My Block, Vida, Pose and Gentified.
Reset checks in with NPR TV critic Eric Deggans for more on the #LatinosAreOnTVToo movement.
GUEST: Eric Deggans, NPR TV critic