The Twilight Zone

Outstanding Limited Or Anthology Series

 

Executive producers Jordan Peele and Simon Kinberg’s modern re-imagining of the classic TV series continues the legacy of socially conscious storytelling. The series’ second season uses introspection and self-exploration to usher viewers into a dimension filled with endless possibilities. 

For Your Consideration

Outstanding Limited Or Anthology Series

Executive Producers: Alex Rubens, Glen Morgan, Carolyn Serling, Rick Berg, Audrey Chon, Win Rosenfeld, Jordan Peele, Simon Kinberg
Co-Executive Producers: Heather Anne Campbell, Grace Gilroy
Producer: Alex Kim

OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A LIMITED OR ANTHOLOGY SERIES OR MOVIE

Casting By: Sherry Thomas CSA, Russell Scott CSA, Sharon Bialy CSA

Canadian Casting By: Coreen Mayrs CSA, Heike Brandstatter CSA, Annalese Tilling CSA, Errin Elizabeth Lally CSA

OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A LIMITED OR ANTHOLOGY SERIES OR MOVIE

Episode: “Meet in the Middle”
DP: Mathias Herdl AAC

Episode: 8
DP: Mark Chow

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A LIMITED OR ANTHOLOGY SERIES OR MOVIE

Episode 209: “You Might Also Like”
Director: Osgood Perkins

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A LIMITED OR ANTHOLOGY SERIES OR MOVIE

Jimmi Simpson

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A LIMITED OR ANTHOLOGY SERIES OR MOVIE

Jurnee Smollett

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A LIMITED OR ANTHOLOGY SERIES OR MOVIE

Episode 204: “Downtime”

Written By Jordan Peele

Accolades

“[Season Two] Exhibit the thoughtfulness, surprise, and quality that the oft-rebooted anthology show deserved all along.”

– Mashable

“There’s something for everyone”

– Vulture

“…must-watch series of television”

– Mashable

“A refreshing, innovative take on retro sci-fi”

– Inverse

“Jordan Peele remains perfectly suited for the role”

– Collider

“Highly watchable”

– AV Club

“brimming with imaginative pleasures and smart casting”

– TV Insider

Episodes

S2 E1 | “Meet in the Middle”

Lonely bachelor Phil (Jimmi Simpson) finds meaningful human connection when he discovers a telepathic link to a stranger named Annie (Gillian Jacobs). Their connection quickly sparks a romance, but not everything is as it seems in this seemingly idyllic fantasy.

S2 E2 | “Downtime”

After a recent promotion to hotel manager, Michelle (Morena Baccarin) feels like she’s on top of the world, but any cause for celebration is short lived when the nature of her reality is called into question. Colman Domingo and Tony Hale also guest star.

S2 E4 | “Ovation”

The music career of struggling singer Jasmine (Jurnee Smollett) takes off overnight after she witnesses a tragic incident. Jasmine begins receiving rapturous applause everywhere she goes, but she soon realizes the relentless recognition comes at a steep cost. Tawny Newsome, Sky Ferreira, Paul F. Tompkins, and Thomas Lennon also guest star.

S2 E10 | “You Might Also Like”

Stay-at-home housewife Mrs. Warren (Gretchen Mol) looks forward to acquiring the widely marketed ‘Egg,’ an enigmatic device that promises to make everything better for everyone forever. But further investigation soon reveals the unsavory truth about this mysterious product. Greta Lee also guest stars.