Damon Lindelof Talks Leftovers Emmy Snub: 'I Wish I Can Say I Don't Care'

TVLine | 7/24/2017 | Michael Ausiello
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Damon Lindelof is not going to lie and tell you he wasn’t a little bummed out about the bruising left hook Emmy voters landed on The Leftovers earlier this month when they honored the acclaimed HBO drama with a total of zero nominations in the major categories.

“I wish I could say I don’t care about that stuff,” he admitted to me over the weekend at TVLine’s Comic-Con interview lounge (watch video above). “But the Emmys are a big deal. It’s the validation of your peers. I’m voting for the shows that I love.”

Lindelof - Leftovers‘ - Showing - Ann - Dowd

That’s not to say Lindelof was blindsided by The Leftovers‘ poor showing (Ann Dowd’s guest nod was the series’ lone nomination). “The most surprising thing for me was how unsurprised I was at the result,” he confessed. “I was like, ‘Oh,...
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