2018 Emmy Odds: ‘American Crime Story’ to Fashion Win in Limited Series

Thursday, July 19, 2018 11:21 AM UTC

Thursday, Jul. 19, 2018 11:21 AM UTC

“The Assassination of Gianni Versace” is the clear front-runner in a catch-all category of binge-worthy television.

<p>What wasn’t nominated for an Emmy in the Outstanding Limited Series is just as newsworthy as what was.</p><p>“Twin Peaks: The Return,” the much-hyped revival of the surreal series from the mind of director David Lynch was snubbed in the limited series and acting categories.</p><p>We don’t believe there’s enough cherry pie in Washington State to feed fans’ disappointment who took to Twitter to express their ire.</p><p>[/]{"component": "embedHTML", "code": "&lt;blockquote class=\"twitter-tweet\" data-lang=\"en\"&gt;&lt;p lang=\"en\" dir=\"ltr\"&gt;Dealing with the Twin Peaks Emmys shut out like &lt;a href=\"https://t.co/0RboZjUViD\"&gt;pic.twitter.com/0RboZjUViD&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/p&gt;— Meghan O’Keefe (@megsokay) &lt;a href=\"https://twitter.com/megsokay/status/1017434405864919040?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw\"&gt;July 12, 2018&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/blockquote&gt;\n&lt;script async src=\"https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js\" charset=\"utf-8\"&gt;&lt;/script&gt;\n"}[/]</p><p>Critics conclude that Lynch’s vision is just too weird for Emmy voters. What’s nominated is a mixed bag: a crime story, a Western, a psychological thriller and autobiographical tales.</p><p><a href="https://www.sportsbookreview.com/Sportsbook/?v=4584&amp;book=BetOnline" rel="nofollow">BetOnline </a>and <a href="https://www.sportsbookreview.com/Sportsbook/?v=4682&amp;book=Sports Betting" rel="nofollow">SportsBetting</a> have odds on who will win the Emmy:</p><ul> <li>“The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story,” Darren Criss of “Glee” fame plays Andrews Cunanan, the man who killed the famed fashion designer in front of his Miami Beach home in 1997; <strong>-1500</strong></li> <li>“Godless,” A ruthless outlaw (Jeff Daniels) terrorizes the west looking for a former member of his gang who has sought refuge in a town populated only by women, <strong>+1000</strong>;</li> <li>“Patrick Melrose,” Benedict Cumberbatch plays a privileged man who faced a childhood of abuse that leads him to a life of substance abuse; +1250;</li> <li>“Genius: Picasso,” Antonio Banderas portrays the influential, tortured and celebrated artist; <strong>+1750;</strong></li> <li>“The Alienist,” a period drama where a newspaper artist (Luke Evans) joins forces with a criminal psychologist (Daniel Bruhl) and a police officer (Dakota Fanning) to find a serial killer; <strong>+2000.</strong></li></ul><p>When we first started writing for Sportsbook Review we admit we needed a primer on <a href="https://www.sportsbookreview.com/how-to-bet-on-sports/how-to-read-odds/" rel="nofollow">how to read odds.</a> Well, we don’t need a primer for these. The odds, critics and we agree: “The Assassination of Gianni Versace” will take home the Emmy.</p><p>Colin Jost and Michael Che of “Saturday Night Live” will host the Emmy Awards Sept. 17 on NBC.</p><h2 style="text-align:center">Free Emmy Limited Series Pick: Versace</h2><h2 style="text-align:center">Best Line Offered: <a href="https://www.sportsbookreview.com/Sportsbook/?v=4682&amp;book=Sports Betting" rel="nofollow">SportsBetting</a></h2>
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