Kidding

Outstanding Comedy Series

 

With his beloved TV show off the air for the first time in 30 years, Jeff Pickles must find a way to communicate with his many fans who still need him. Jeff creates a new and controversial method to talk directly to children across the world.

For Your Consideration

Outstanding Comedy Series

Executive Producers: Dave Holstein, Jim Carrey, Michel Gondry, Raffi Adlan, Michael Aguilar, Roberto Benabib, Jason Bateman, James Garavente
Co-Executive Producer: Cody Heller
Supervising Producers: Michael Vukadinovich, Hilary Weisman Graham
Produced by: Robert Lloyd Lewis
Producers: Nicole Montez, Joey Mazzarino, Andrea Stilgenbauer

Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series

Jake Schreier

Kimberly Peirce

Michel Gondry

Bert & Bertie

Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series

Amber Wakefield, CSA, Casting Director

Francine Maisler, CSA, Casting Director

Outstanding Cinematography

Chris Soos, CSC, Director of Photography

Outstanding Contemporary Costumes

Rahel Afiley, Costume Designer

Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling

Jeanie Duronslet, Hair Department Head

Outstanding Contemporary Makeup

Sabine Roller Taylor, Makeup Department Head

Outstanding Production Design

Maxwell Orgell, Production Designer

Scott Enge, Art Director

Don Diers, Set Decorator

Outstanding Editing

Tony Orcena

Franky Guttman

Adam Burr

Ryan Rafferty

Outstanding Sound Editing

Outstanding Sound Mixing

Outstanding Writing

Dave Holstein

Accolades

“TV’s most brilliant comedy… bafflingly beautiful”

– Mashable

“as entertaining as it is enlightening”

– Indiewire

“Kidding is a gift… ***** out of *****”

– TV Guide

“The writing is close to perfect”

– Mashable

Cast

Jim Carrey

as Jeff Pickles

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

“…the most grounded performance of his storied career…”

– TV Guide

“Carrey remains at the top of his game”

– Indiewire

Frank Langella

as Seb

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

Judy Greer

as Jill

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series

Justin Kirk

as Peter

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

Cole Allen

as Will

Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series

Juliet Morris

as Maddy

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series

Catherine Keener

as Deirdre

Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series

Episodes

S2 E1 | “The Cleanest Liver in Columbus, Ohio”

Jeff realizes that he can tell a lie. Season premiere.

S2 E2 | “Up, Down and Everything in Between”

Jeff finds himself in the real-world version of Pickle Barrel Falls. 

S2 E3 | “I’m Listening”

Jeff figures out how to speak directly to the children of the world. 

S2 E4 | “I Wonder What Grass Tastes Like”

Jeff makes a new best friend.

S2 E5 | “Episode 3101”

Jeff tries to teach children about change.

S2 E6 | “The Death of Fil”

Jeff, Deirdre, Will and Seb attend a funeral at sea.

S2 E7 | “The Acceptance Speech”

Deirdre deals with a medical issue while attending Jeff’s ceremony.

S2 E8 | “A Seat on the Rocket”

Jeff decides to start a new Pickles family.

S2 E9 | “The Nightingale Pledge”

Jeff learns the safest place for him is far away from everyone.

S2 E10 | “The Puppet Dalai Lama”

Jill asks Jeff a question he isn’t sure if he can answer. Season finale.