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Emmy predictions: Presenting the case for a big night for 'The People v. O.J. Simpson'

Emmy predictions: Presenting the case for a big night for 'The People v. O.J. Simpson'

Remember when you thought you knew everything you ever wanted to know about the O.J. Simpson trial? And that, under no circumstances, would you ever be inclined to revisit the world of bloody gloves, dancing Itos and slow-speed Ford Bronco freeway chases ever again?

Me neither. The FX limited series “The People v. O.J. Simpson” might be the most surprising television landmark in the history of the medium. No one saw its greatness — or its relevance — coming. But in its wake, you know what is easy to foresee? A dominant night at the Emmys.

Here are my predictions for the Emmy winners in the limited series, TV movie and variety series...

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