2017 Emmys: Date, time, complete guide, nominees

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards are almost here!

Hosted by Stephen Colbert, the awards show kicks off live from from the Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live in Los Angeles on Sunday, where the small screen's biggest stars will be celebrating the year's best performances. 

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Just in time for TV's biggest night, ET's got your official cheat sheet on everything you need to know about the Emmys!

Emmys Info
Date: Sunday, Sept. 17
Time: 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT
Where: Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live
Where to Watch: CBS 

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Emmy Awards 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor and Actress Nominees
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Anthony Anderson as Andre "Dre" Johnson, Sr. on Black-ish (Episode: "Lemons") (ABC)

Aziz Ansari as Dev Shah on Master of None (Episode: "The Dinner Party") (Netflix)

Zach Galifianakis as Chip Baskets and Dale Baskets on Baskets(Episode: "Freaks") (FX)

William H. Macy as Frank Gallagher on Shameless (Episode: "You Sold Me the Laundromat, Remember?") (Showtime)

Jeffrey Tambor as Maura Pfefferman on Transparent (Episode: "Elizah") (Amazon)

Donald Glover as Earnest "Earn" Marks on Atlanta (Episode: "The Big Bang") (FX)

Pamela Adlon as Sam Fox on Better Things (Episode: "Future Fever") (FX)

Jane Fonda as Grace Hanson on Grace and Frankie (Episode: "The Pot") (Netflix)

Allison Janney as Bonnie Plunkett on Mom (Episode: "Tush Push and Some Radishes") (CBS)

Ellie Kemper as Kimmy Schmidt on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt(Episode: "Kimmy Goes to College!") (Netflix)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer on Veep (Episode: "Groundbreaking") (HBO)

Tracee Ellis Ross as Dr. Rainbow "Bow" Johnson on Black-ish(Episode: "Being Bow-racial") (ABC)

Lily Tomlin as Frankie Bergstein on Grace and Frankie (Episode: "The Burglary") (Netflix)

Sterling K. Brown as Randall Pearson on This Is Us (Episode: "Memphis") (NBC)

Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Robert Ford on Westworld (Episode: "Trompe L'Oeil") (HBO)

Bob Odenkirk as Jimmy McGill on Better Call Saul (Episode: "Expenses") (AMC)

Matthew Rhys as Philip Jennings on The Americans (Episode: "Crossbreed") (FX)

Liev Schreiber as Ray Donovan on Ray Donovan (Episode: "Rattus Rattus") (Showtime)

Kevin Spacey as President Frank Underwood on House of Cards(Episode: "Chapter 53") (Netflix)

Milo Ventimiglia as Jack Pearson on This Is Us (Episode: "Moonshadow") (NBC)

Viola Davis as Annalise Keating on How to Get Away with Murder(Episode: "Wes") (ABC)

Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II on The Crown (Episode: "Assassins") (Netflix)

Elisabeth Moss as June Osborne / Offred on The Handmaid's Tale(Episode: "Night") (Hulu)

Keri Russell as Elizabeth Jennings on The Americans (Episode: "Dyatkovo") (FX)

Evan Rachel Wood as Dolores Abernathy on Westworld (Episode: "The Bicameral Mind") (HBO)

Robin Wright as Claire Underwood on House of Cards (Episode: "Chapter 65") (Netflix)

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Vintage Emmy Awards looks (1950 - 1980)
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Vintage Emmy Awards looks (1950 - 1980)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 16: March 16, 1957, California, Burbank, NBC Studios, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz at TVs Emmy Awards. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CALFORNIA - MARCH 7, 1955: Actress Lucille Ball and husband actor Desi Arnaz attend the TV Emmy Award show in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
Dinah Shore with her Emmy EXM-N-12330-024~3 (Photo by USC Libraries/Corbis via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES,CA - MARCH 16,1957: Actress Loretta Young attends the 9th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES,CA - MARCH 7,1955: Actress Loretta Young attends the 7th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES,CA - MARCH 7,1955: Actress Ann Sothern attends the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - FEBRUARY 16,1957: Actress Nanette Fabray during the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 7,1955: Virginia Mayo attends the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MARCH 7,1955: Virginia Mayo attends the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - CIRCA 1951: Elizabeth Montgomery attends the Day Time Emmy Awards dinner in Los Angeles,CA.\ (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES,CA - MARCH 7,1955: Maila Nurmi aka Vampira attends the Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 07: March 7, 1955, California, Hollywood, The Moulin Rouge Nightclub, Lucille Ball at TVs Emmy Awards. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES,CA - MARCH 17.1956: Actress Loretta Young attends the 8th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles,CA. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
Actress Dinah Shore poses for a portrait backstage with an Emmy on April 15, 1958 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - APRIL 15: Dancer, actor and singer Fred Astaire (1899 - 1987) and actress Kim Novak at the 11th annual Emmy Awards on April 15, 1958 at the Moulin Rouge Nightclub in Los Angeles, California. Photographer Earl Leaf is in the background. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Images)
1961: Canadian-born actor Raymond Burr and American actor Barbara Stanwyck smile while holding Emmy Awards backstage. Burr won Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Series (Lead) for 'Perry Mason', Stanwyck won Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Series (Lead) for 'The Barbara Stanwyck Show.' (Photo by Bruce Bailey/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
(Original Caption) Actor Dick van Dyke and his wife are shown as they arrived at the theatre for the TV Emmy Awards presentations tonight.
NEW YORK - MAY 26: Carol Burnett poses with her Emmy award at the 15th Primetime Emmy Awards the New York broadcast from the Americana Hotel. Carol Burnett won the Emmy for her Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program, in the CBS television specials: Julie and Carol at Carnegie Hall; and in An Evening with Carol Burnett. Image dated: May 26, 1963. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - AUGUST 18: THE BIG VALLEY - 'Gallery' 1966 Barbara Stanwyck, Emmy Award (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
American actress Barbara Feldon (right) at the 18th Emmy Awards, at the Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, 22nd May 1966. (Photo by Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images)
American actress and ventriloquist Shari Lewis poses for a portrait at the Emmy's in circa 1966. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
(Original Caption) 6/4/1967 Lee Radziwill (L) and Truman Capote pose for the camera at the Emmy Awards. Capote won his Emmy in the category of Outstanding Individual Achievements for 'A Christmas Memory.'
20TH ANNUAL PRIMETIME EMMY AWARDS -- Aired 05/19/1968 -- Pictured: (l-r) Actors Elizabeth Montgomery and Jackie Cooper (Photo by NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
May 1968: Married American actors John Derek and Linda Evans sit together in close proximity during an Emmy Awards ceremony. Evans wears her long blonde hair in a bouffant at the back. (Photo by Frank Edwards/Fotos International/Getty Images)
Joey Heatherton and Lloyd Bridges during Joey Heatherton, Maureen Stapleton and Lloyd Bridges sighted at the Emmy Awards - September 1, 1968 at Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
1968: American actor Lucille Ball sits at a dinner table with her second husband Gary Morton (L) during the Emmy Awards after-party, Los Angeles, California. She wears a long feather boa, and holds a cigarette. (Photo by Max B. Miller/Fotos International/Getty Images)
8th June 1969: Civic rights leader Coretta Scott King, wearing an evening gown, smiles at an Emmy Awards ceremony, New York City. King presented awards in the news category, one of which went to TV coverage of her husband Dr Martin Luther King, Jr's assassination. (Photo by Tim Boxer/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY - JUNE 7: Florence Henderson attends 22nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on June 7, 1970 at Carnegie Hall in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Actress Sandy Duncan attending 23rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on May 9, 1971 at the Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Singer Janet Lennon of The Lennon Sisters attends the 23rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on May 9, 1971 at Hollywood Palladium in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
DAYTIME EMMY AWARDS - 1972-73In 1973, Mary Fickett became the first daytime soap actor to receive an Emmy for her role as Ruth Martin on ABC Daytime's 'All My Children'. Ms. Fickett's award, given for Outstanding Achievement by Individuals in a Daytime Drama Series, was presented during the primetime ceremony held in Los Angeles. Fickett was the only actor up for the award. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images)
Actress Julie Andrews holding her Emmy Award, London, June 6th 1973. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 28: Actress Cicely Tyson holds the two Emmy Awards that she won for her performance in 'The Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman' on May 28, 1974 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)
(Original Caption) Mary Tyler Moore and her weekly comedy series won five Emmy's at the 28th Annual Television Academy Awards May 17 to top all other shows for the 1975-76 season. Show regulars (left to right) Edward Asner, Betty White, Mary Tyler Moore and Ted Knight. All won their Emmy's for their roles in The Mary Tyler Moore Show except Asner, who won his for his performance in Rich Man, Poor Man.
Actress Brenda Dickson attends 29th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 11, 1977 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Actress Monique van Vooren attends 21st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on April 30, 1978 at the New York Hilton Hotel in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - APRIL 30: Actress Barbara Feldon attends the 21st International Emmy Awards on April 30, 1978 at Grand Ballroom at NY Hilton Hotel in New York City, New York. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Actress Lindsay Wagner attends at the 30th Annual Emmy Awards on September 17, 1978 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Joan Adlen/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 17: Actress Blanche Baker after winning Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy or Drama Series for the mini sesries 'Holocaust' at the 30th Annual Emmy Awards on September 17, 1978 atPasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Joan Adlen/Getty Images)
Actress Lisa Peluso attends Sixth Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on May 17, 1979 at the Vivian Beaumont Theater in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Actress Donna Pescow attends the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Actress Bonnie Franklin attends the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Ron Howard and wife Cheryl Howard attend 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actress Mariette Hartley attends the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA,CA - SEPTEMBER 8: Actress Kristy McNichol attends the 1979 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards on September 8, 1979 at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actor John Schneider and girlfriend actress Melinda Naud attend the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actress Loni Anderson and actor Tim Conway attend the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actress Loni Anderson attends the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Stockard Channing attends 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
PASADENA,CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actor Henry Winkler and wife Stacey Weitzman attend the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
David Ladd and Cheryl Ladd during 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - SEPTEMBER 9: Actress Laurette Spang and John McCook attend 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on September 9, 1979 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Grant Tinker and Mary Tyler Moore during 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Pasadena Civic Auditorium in Pasadena, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA,CA - SEPTEMBER 8: Actress Charlene Tilton attends the Fifth Annual Emmy Awards Banquet Honoring the Creative Arts in Television on September 8, 1979 at the Exhibition Hall, The Pasadena Center in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
PASADENA, CA - CIRCA 1979: Charlene Tilton attends the 31st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium circa 1979 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Images Press/IMAGES/Getty Images)
Actress Judith Light attending Seventh Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on June 4, 1980 at NBC Studios in New York City, New York. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - JUNE 4: Actress Melissa Michaelsen attends the Seventh Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on June 4, 1980 at NBC Studio 811 in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
NEW YORK CITY - JUNE 4: Actress Susan Seaforth Hayes attends the Seventh Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on June 4, 1980 at NBC Studio 811 in New York City. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Susan Lucci during 7th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at NBC Studios in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
Susan Lucci and Francesca James during 7th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards at NBC Studios in New York City, New York, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)
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