Outstanding Comedy Series



“… a comedic masterstroke…”

– TVLine

“…thoroughly charming new comedy”

– TVLine

“…a spooky, goofy energy that isn’t remotely like anything else on broadcast TV.”

– TVLine

“Drop Dead Funny”

– Wall Street Journal

“There are certainly no shows on TV more spirited than “Ghosts” right now and there may be none funnier.”

– Wall Street Journal

“The fall’s funniest new comedy…”

– Pittsburgh Post Gazette


Rose McIver

as Samantha

Utkarsh Ambudkar

as Jay

Brandon Scott Jones

as Isaac

Richie Moriarty

as Pete

Danielle Pinnock

as Alberta

Asher Grodman

as Trevor

Román Zaragoza

as Sasappis

Sheila Carrasco

as Flower

Rebecca Wisocky

as Hetty

Devan Chandler Long

as Thorfinn

For Your Consideration

Outstanding Comedy Series

GHOSTS is a single-camera comedy about Samantha and Jay, a cheerful freelance journalist and up-and-coming chef from the city, respectively, who throw both caution and money to the wind when they decide to convert a huge rundown country estate they inherited into a bed & breakfast—only to find it’s inhabited by the many spirits of deceased residents who now call it home.


S1 E6 | “Pete’s Wife”

Pete convinces Sam to invite his living wife to the mansion, only to discover she’s been keeping a dark secret from him for many years. Also, Sassapis gets angry with Thorfinn for binge-cheating their favorite show without him, and Trevor learns he may have a daughter.



S1 E8 | “D&D

After Jay is kicked out of a Dungeons & Dragons campaign with his city friends, Sam agrees to facilitate a new one between him and the ghosts. Also, Isaac confronts his feelings for Nigel, a British soldier ghost from whom he’s been keeping a gigantic secret.



S1 E1o | “Possession”

Hetty accidentally possesses Jay’s body just as he and Sam are about to show Woodstone Mansion to a renowned wedding planner.



S1 E13 | “The Vault”

Just as Sam and Jay are set to host a friend’s wedding that could get their B&B business off the ground, the ghost of Hetty’s husband, Elias Woodstone (Matt Walsh), tries to ruin it.



S1 E15 | “Thorapy”

When Sam and Jay have the ghosts bunk together to free up rooms for guests at the B&B, they learn that Thorfinn has been having night terrors, which inspires Sam to enlist a therapist to help him. Also, Isaac makes a big, personal revelation after he’s compelled to seduce his new roommate, Hetty.



S1 E16 | “Trevor’s Pants”

The secret about Trevor’s missing pants is finally revealed when his wealthy former friend comes to Woodstone Mansion to buy the timepiece Sam and Jay found on Elias Woodstone’s corpse. Also, Thor decides to tell Flower how he feels about her.