2016 TCA Awards Announced Today - Marvel's Jessica Jones Nominated
UPDATE: The award went to Mr. Robot
Marvel's Jessica Jones is amongst nominees for this year's Television Critics Association Awards. The Netflix Originals series is up for the Outstanding New Program Award.
The series tells the story of Jessica Jones who, after a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
The series stars Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones, David Tennant as Kilgrave, Mike Colter as Luke Cage, Rachael Taylor as Patricia "Trish" Walker, and Carrie-Anne Moss. "Marvel's Jessica Jones" is Executive Produced by series Showrunner Melissa Rosenberg ("Twilight", "Dexter") and Liz Friedman ("Elementary"), along with Jeph Loeb ("Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," "Smallville," "Heroes"), who also serves as Marvel's Head of Television.
The 32nd Annual TCA Awards ceremony takes place tonight at the Beverly Hilton Hotel as part of the group’s bi-annual industry conference, the summer press tour. “Jane the Virgin” star Jaime Camil will host the evening.
The full list of nominees for the Outstanding New Program category are as follows:
Mr. Robot, USA
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, The CW
Marvel’s Jessica Jones, Netflix
Master of None, Netflix
Underground, WGN America
Marvel's Jessica Jones is streaming exclusively on Netflix. Watch at www.netflix.com