Congratulations 70th Emmy® Nominees!

Kudos to all of the fantastic AFM Local 47 musicians who brought this year’s Emmy®-nominated music to life!

Tune in to the 70th annual Emmy Awards broadcast on Sept. 17, 2018, on NBC.

View the full list of nominated shows scored union in Los Angeles below, and check out a sampling of the music with our 2018 Emmys Playlist on YouTube:


Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Marvel’s Jessica Jones – AKA Playland
Netflix – Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios
Music by Sean Callery (AFM Local 47 member)

Once Upon a Time – Leaving Storybrooke
ABC – ABC Studios
Music by Mark Isham, Cindy O’Connor (AFM Local 47 member)
& Michael D. Simon (AFM Local 47 member)

SEAL Team – Pattern of Life
CBS – CBS Television Studios
Music by W.G. Snuffy Walden & A. Patrick Rose
(AFM Local 47 members)

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

A Christmas Story Live! – Song Title: In the Market for a Miracle
FOX – Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Television
Music & Lyrics by Benj Pasek & Justin Paul

The Good Fight – Day 450 – Song Title: High Crimes and Misdemeanors
CBS (CBS All Access) – CBS Television Studios/Scott Free Productions/
King Size Productions
Music & Lyrics by Jonathan Coulton

Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited
Series, Movie or Special (Original Dramatic Score)

Alias Grace – Part 1
Netflix – A Halfire Entertainment Production in association with CBC
Music by Mychael Danna & Jeff Danna (AFM Local 47 members)

Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Marvel’s The Defenders
Netflix – Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios
Theme by John Paesano (AFM Local 47 member)

Outstanding Music Direction

Elton John: I’m Still Standing – A Grammy Salute
CBS – AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC
Music Director: Davey Johnstone (AFM Local 47 member)

The Oscars
ABC – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Music Director: Harold Wheeler

Super Bowl LII Halftime Show Starring Justin Timberlake
NBC – NFL Network
Music Director: Adam Wayne Blackstone

Outstanding Music Supervision

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – Pilot
Prime Video – Amazon Studios
Music Supervisors: Robin Urdang, Amy Sherman-Palladino,
Daniel Palladino

This Is Us – That’ll Be the Day
NBC – 20th Century Fox Television
Music Supervisor: Jennifer Pyken