The 72nd Emmy 2020 Awards took place in America. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the award was in a digital format.
American showman and comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the ceremony. He announced the winners of each nomination online.
The leader in the number of nominations was the Watchmen series, which was nominated in 26 categories. The award for Outstanding Drama Series went to the Succession TV-series. Zendaya won the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for her role in Euphoria. The prize in the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series nomination went to actor Jeremy Strong, who is known for his part in the Succession.