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‘Yellowstone’ & ‘Squid Game’ Continue Breakthrough Awards Run With PGA Nominations

First got here the ratings records. Then got here awards recognition for Paramount Community’s Yellowstone and Netflix’s Squid Game.

Yellowstone, long overpassed by main awards, is having a breakthrough on the heels of its highly rated fourth season. Two weeks after Taylor Sheridan’s hit landed its first marquee nomination, for Ensemble in a Drama Series SAG Award, Yellowstone got a 2d, a PGA Award nomination for True Episodic Drama.

Korean drama Squid Game is having a same dream lunge following its march into the Netflix records books as the streamer’s most watched series ever and its foray into popular culture as a world phenom. It has been breaking ground as the first non-English language TV series to land main US awards recognition. Following its strong displaying at the SAG Awards nominations with four noms, together with drama ensemble (and a Golden Globes judge), Squid Game this morning grew to change into the first non-English language impress to set a PGA Award nomination, facing Yellowstone for True Episodic Drama.

Per chance ensuing from their nature recognizing producing excellence, the PGA Awards are known for recognizing commercial success — Bridgerton, which held the title of Netflix’s most watched series sooner than being eclipsed by Squid Game, modified into as soon as nominated in the drama category last three hundred and sixty five days, and one more crowd pleaser on the streamer, Cobra Kai, is nominated in the comedy category this three hundred and sixty five days, alongside fellow unique entries equivalent to Apple TV ’s Ted Lasso and Hulu’s Handiest Murders In the Building.

The guild’s winners picks are more in accordance with subject fare in overall known by the Emmys, with The Handmaid’s Story, The Americans, Succession and The Crown named True Episodic Drama the last four years. However the three hundred and sixty five days sooner than, it modified into as soon as a runaway, big hit, Netflix’s Stranger Things, that took the award.

The Handmaid’s Story and Succession are as soon as more nominated for drama series this three hundred and sixty five days, along with Apple TV ’s The Morning Showcase, whereas the comedy field additionally involves old winner, HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, and HBO Max breakout Hacks. 

All over as soon as more there had been no broadcast series represented on either the drama or the comedy aspect.

Season 4 of Yellowstone notify records plenty of times with viewership phases no longer seen for the reason that heyday of The Walking Listless, most just just recently with the finale, which drew 9.3 million whole viewers in Are residing Same Day (cume of 11 million on premiere night). That grew to change into essentially the most-watched telecast on cable in extra than four years, since The Walking Listless Season 8 premiere drew 11.4 million on AMC in October 2017.

Meanwhile, Squid Game pulled in a staggering 1.65 billion hours of viewing in 28 days.

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