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Dissecting the Drama in the Acting Categories (and TCA, Week 2) — Screen Talk, Emmys Edition

Do any of the newcomers have a shot to dethrone the past winners?

Viola Davis in "How to Get Away With Murder."

Viola Davis

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More Emmys predictions! Anne Thompson and Michael Schneider survey the landscape in the acting categories for Drama and Limited Series. How many repeat winners will we have this year? Is Viola Davis vs. Taraji P. Henson the closest race of the bunch? And is there anything “The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story” won’t win on Emmys night? Plus, a look back at the second week of the TCA Summer Press Tour, including a TCA Awards recap!

Listen to the full episode above.

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