Get To Know The Freshman Class Of The 2017 Emmys

If the ballot of this year’s Emmy Awards seems different, there’s good reason. With a few shows like Game of Thrones ineligible for nominations this year, and others failing to gain recognition from voters, a large and exciting crop of first-time nominees are taking a bit of the spotlight. From genre shows to actors raking in nods in multiple categories and a surprising number of nominees from NBC’s This Is Us, here’s your guide to the Emmys’ freshman class of 2017.