The 2020 Emmys Set a New Record for Diversity, But Not By Much
The Emmys are raising diversity standards just a little bit higher in the year of 2020.
According to a quick survey of the Emmys handed out this week at both the Creative Arts and Primetime Emmys, the Television Academy awarded one more person of color than they did last year.
That's right, the record, which was previously broken last year, was raised by one more winner. Critics were hopeful that more Black actors would win considering the record number of Black people who were nominated this year.
However, of the 33 stars who were nominated only eight won. It's not much, but it's something worth acknowledging as the Television Academy vows to...