Damon Lindelof, one of the creators of HBO’s “The Leftovers,” will do anything to get an Emmy nomination. He’ll have star Justin Theroux do anything, at least.
In a series of Instagram posts Monday night, Lindelof took a fresh approach in convincing Emmy voters to nominate “The Leftovers.” “Nominate Theroux and the sweatpants go away,” the “Lost” co-creator wrote above a sweaty, shirtless Theroux.
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The “For your consideration” period this year has had a few unconventional ploys to lure Emmy voters — like real-life handmaids from Hulu walking around Los Angeles. But this line of argument just might be the most convincing — at least to those who lust after the actor, who is married to “Friends” star Jennifer Aniston.
Lindelof wants voters to know that they don’t have to vote for just Theroux in order for those sweats...