Regina King stars as Angela Abar aka Sister Night in HBO’s “Watchmen.”
Heading into the Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony on Sunday night, it may seem like the biggest competition will be between HBO and Netflix.
The two networks have the most nominations this year and have battled it out for the most wins over the last few years. HBO remains the reigning champion in that regard.
Still, the dogfight between HBO and Netflix is part of a much larger trend in the TV awards circuit: subscription-based services are creating more Emmy Award-nominated and -winning content.
In 2020, a disproportionate number of nominees do not require cable or satellite TV to be watched. Of the nearly 600…