Oh, honey, NBC’s fierce 4 simply broke much more new floor.
With the nominations for the 75th Golden Globe Awards simply introduced—the primary award present the Peacock’s revival of Will & Grace has been eligible for—the beloved comedy’s comeback has managed to do the one factor that every one the zombie exhibits again from the lifeless earlier than them weren’t in a position to: It received nominated.
As revealed by presenters Alfre Woodard, Garrett Hedlund, Kristen Bell and Sharon Stone, Will & Grace is up for awards in two main classes, with nominations for Greatest Comedy Sequence and Greatest Actor in a Comedy (Eric McCormack).
The nominations are definitely the newest little bit of proof that NBC’s large danger in reviving the traditional comedy has greater than paid off. Renewed for a second season earlier than it even premiered, the Will & Grace revival proved to be a rankings and important success instantly out of the gate. However its new nominations elevate it above the profitable ’90s present revivals which have come earlier than it, together with Netflix’s Fuller Home and Gilmore Ladies: A 12 months within the Life, Fox’s The X-Recordsdata, making it the primary of this new species of present to disclose itself a serious award season participant. (The truth that Will & Grace was the most award-winning present amongst that group throughout their unique runs most likely did not damage.)
Throughout its unique eight season run, Will & Grace earned a whopping 27 Golden Globe nominations, however the remained elusive all through. May 2018 lastly be the yr the sequence can add a Globe to its tally of 16 Emmys and 7 Display screen Actors Guild Awards? Fingers crossed!
Will & Grace returns with new episodes on Thursday, Jan. four at 9 p.m. on NBC. And do not miss seeing in the event that they take residence the gold when the 75th Golden Globe Awards are held stay on Sunday, Jan 7 at eight p.m. on NBC!
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