Stanley Tucci

Emmy predictions: Voters' toughest choice this year comes down to 'Feud' versus 'Big Little Lies'

Emmy predictions: Voters' toughest choice this year comes down to 'Feud' versus 'Big Little Lies'

Remember the title of that last episode of “Feud: Bette and Joan” — “You Mean All This Time We Could Have Been Friends?” It served as rueful comment on how the two titular Hollywood legends — Bette Davis and Joan Crawford — shoulda-coulda-would have been simpatico if not for the studios, gossips and, yes, their own insecurities and egos.

“Feud” earned 18 Emmy nominations. “Big Little Lies” was right on its heels, pulling in 16. It’s tempting to pit these two worthy limited series against each other, lauding one at the expense of the other, instead of celebrating just how magical and entertaining both of them were.

So even though I’m landing squarely on the side of “Big...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
77°