We are thrilled to announce that Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert has been nominated for 13 Emmys. The award show will be televised live on Monday 17 September, 8 ET/5 PT, where the winners will be announced.

Andrew commented on the news – “I am so proud of the cast and creative team behind ‘Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert’. We poured our hearts and souls into this production and we are honored that the Television Academy has recognized the show. I am extremely moved that the show continues to touch audiences nearly 50 years after it was written.”

The full list of nominations are as follows:


Outstanding Variety Special (Live)

Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, Marc Platt, Craig Zadan, Neil Meron, John Legend, Mike Jackson, Ty Stiklorius and Alex Rudzinski.


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

John Legend


Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie

Sara Bareilles


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie

Brandon Victor Dixon


Outstanding Production Design for a Variety Special

Jason Ardizzone-West

Melissa Shakun


Outstanding Contemporary Costumes

Paul Tazewell

Laalah Mizani

Heather Lockard

Rory Powers


Outstanding Casting for a limited series, movie or special

Bernie Telsey

Patrick Goodwin


Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special

David Leveaux, Alex Rudzinski


Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special

Charles LaPointe

Kevin Maybee


Outstanding Lighting Design/Direction for a Variety Special

Al Gurdon


Outstanding Makeup for a Multi-Camera Series or Special

Joe Dulude II

Angela L. Johnson

Milagros Medina-Cerdeira

La Sonya Gunter

Margie Durand

Andrew Sotomayor


Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special

Tom Holmes


Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control For a Limited Series, Movie or Special

Eric Becker

Emelie Scaminaci

Ka-Lai Wong

Shaun Harkins

Raymond Hoover

Jay Kulick

Ron Lehman

Tore Livia

Adam Margolis

Lyn Noland

Jimmy O’Donnell

Mark S. Remaining

Andrew Waruszewski

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