(CNN) “This Is Us” has a different cause to shed a tear.
“Having evaluated the ‘Moonshadow’ episode of ‘This Is Us, ‘ the Honours Committee noted that the entrant however miscalculated the proportion of moments that were period versus contemporary, inch a Televison Academy spokesman stated in a statement to CNN. “In fact, the episode is mainly period. The entry (and following nomination) are thereby disqualified. inch
According to Emmy rules, at least 51% of an episode’s outfits
must be in a environment that takes place within the last 25 years to become eligible. “This Is Us, inch which explores the complex romantic relationships within the Pearson family, regularly utilizes flashbacks to help explain current activities.
Other shows selected in the category include “Big Small Lies, ” “Empire, ” “Grace and Frankie” and “Transparent. inch
The tv Academy said the sixth-place vote-getter — now the fifth candidate selection — will be identified by accountants and revealed next week.