Rami Malek

Early Emmy predictions: A 'Veep' repeat and a far-out forecast for 'Stranger Things'

Early Emmy predictions: A 'Veep' repeat and a far-out forecast for 'Stranger Things'

With the absence of a few reigning winners (“Game of Thrones,” Rami Malek, Tatiana Maslany), this year’s Emmys sport a bit more uncertainty than usual. Meaning: Don’t hold me to these early predictions. I might be changing my mind, and then reversing course again, before the awards are bestowed Sept. 17. (Check back the week of the ceremony.)

DRAMA SERIES

“Better Call Saul”

“The Crown”

“The Handmaid’s Tale”

“House of Cards”

“Stranger Things”

“This Is Us”

“Westworld”

Winner: “Stranger Things”

Analysis: “Stranger Things” doesn’t feel like the kind of show that would win the honor...

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