Monday, June 4, 2018

2018 Netflix For your Emmy consideration billboards...

Ozark 2018 Emmy FYC cutout crows billboard
This year as the battle of television viewers becomes even more competitive, it seems like the skies of L.A. have never been filled with more Emmy billboards.

This year streaming giant Netflix seems to have made it their mission to dominate the city skyline with their extensive outdoor Emmy consideration campaign.

This year the eligibility period for Emmy consideration is June 1, 2017 to May 31, 2018, and voting begins June 11 and ends June 25, with nominations announced July 12, 2018. that's why the sprawling city skies have become a feeding frenzy for Emmy billboards this month.
Ozark stunner 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
Netflix temporarily leapfrogged above Disney as the world's largest media company with the announcement that the Obamas would be creating content for the streaming giant so it's no wonder they want to make their presence felt around the world's entertainment capital.

Enjoy this cool collection of Emmy FYC billboards for the platform's many dramas, comedies, cartoons, documentaries and specials.
Ozark 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
The first season of their Jason Bateman and Laura Linney drama, Ozark, was getting some eye-catching support this month with this arresting special extension crow cut-out crow billboard was photographed along Beverly Boulevard on May 24, 2018.

Plus these additional standard landscape Emmy consideration ad creatives were spied along Melrose Avenue and Robertson Boulevard through May 28, 2018.
Crown season 2 Emmy consideration billboard
The Crown was also back to reign in the city skyline for the sophomore season of the period drama about Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. Last year the series took home three Emmys following thirteen nominations.
Crown Vanessa Kirby 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
These Emmy consideration billboards for the drama and its standout cast were photographed along Highland Avenue and Pico Boulevard from May 14 to May 17, 2018.
Stranger Things 2 Genius Emmy consideration billboard
The Duffer Brothers homage to 1980s sci-fi and horror movies, Stranger Things, was also in the spotlight for its second season. Can the series beat its eighteen nominations and five Emmy wins this season?
Stranger Things 2 Masterful Emmy FYC billboard
The 'Genius' Emmy billboard for Stranger Things 2 was spotted along Melrose Avenue on May 24 and the 'Masterful' ad creative was captured along Sunset Boulevard on May 28, 2018.
Black Mirror USS Callister 2018 Emmy billboard
Last season Black Mirror took home two Emmys for the San Junipero episode for Outstanding Television Movie and Writing, so can the British anthology series inspired by new technologies enjoy equal success for its fourth twisted season.
Black Mirror USS Callister Emmy FYC billboard
From the looks of this Emmy FYC billboard, this year the focus is on the dark Star Trek parody, USS Callister, and this ad with Jesse Plemons was photographed along La Brea Avenue on May 27, 2018.
Mindhunter season 1 Emmy consideration billboard
Jonathan Groff and Holt McCallany's FBI crime drama set in the 1970s, Mindhunter, was also getting some support in the city skyline this month.
Mindhunter Outstanding Drama 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
These Emmy consideration billboards for the show's debut season were captured along West Hollywood's Sunset Strip and Santa Monica Boulevard in West L.A. from May 14 to May 17, 2018.
Collateral series launch billboard
The British mini-series, Collateral, starring the Oscar-nominated Carey Mulligan as a detective inspector investigating a pizza delivery driver murder in London was also hoping for Emmy consideration this month.
Carey Mulligan Collateral 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
The series premiere billboard for Collateral was snapped above La Brea Avenue on March 9, whilst the Emmy consideration billboard was spotted along Westwood Boulevard on May 17, 2018.
Godless Netflix miniseries billboard
Netflix's 2017 Western mini-series Godless was also getting some out-of-home support this May, especially for its dastardly villain played by Jeff Daniels.
Godless Revolutionary 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
Nominated three previous times for HBO's The Newsroom and winning once, can he repeat his Emmy success for this seven-episode drama.
Jeff Daniels Great villains Godless Emmy FYC billboard
The Godless launch billboard was snapped above the Sunset Strip on November 28, 2017, whilst the Emmy consideration billboards were captured along La Brea Avenue, Olympic Boulevard and Bundy Drive from May 23 to May 29, 2018.
Godless 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
In addition to all its dramas and comedies, Netflix has also become known for its documentary films and series like Wild Wild Country. This docu-series explores the controversial Indian guru Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, aka 'Osho', and his Rajneeshpuram community in Wasco County Oregon.
Wild Wild Country docu series billboard
The striking cult documentary series launch billboard was photographed along Santa Monica Boulevard in West L.A. on March 15, whilst this 'Mesmerizing' Emmy consideration billboard was snapped along Fairfax Avenue at Beverly Boulevard on May 26, 2018.
Wild Wild Country Mesmerizing Emmy FYC billboard
Netflix also had a six-part docudrama called Wormwood streaming from mid-December 2017, this series directed by Errol Morris explored the mysterious circumstances surrounding the death of a CIA scientist in 1953.
Wormwood 2018 Emmy consideration billboard
This Emmy consideration billboard for Wormwood was spied along Wilshire Boulevard on May 28, 2018.
Wormwood 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
Another offering hoping for some Emmy attention this season was the mockumentary series, American Vandal and its debut season, which starred Jimmy Tatro.
American Vandal 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
This Emmy FYC billboard for the show which parodies true crime docuseries was captured above Beverly Boulevard on May 17, 2018.
American Vandal season 1 Emmy FYC billboard
Critically-acclaimed 80s ladies wrestling dramedy GLOW was throwing its leotards in the ring for Emmy consideration this month with multiple ad creatives for the Netflix show featuring Alison Brie, Betty Gilpin and Marc Maron.
GLOW 2018 Emmy consideration billboard
These eye-catching Emmy FYC billboards were snapped along Beverly Boulevard, La Cienega Boulevard and the Sunset Strip from May 17 to May 24, 2018.
GLOW Emmy FYC 2018 billboard
If you like these fun ad creatives, make sure you also check out these series launch and other awards consideration billboards for GLOW.
GLOW season 1 Emmy FYC billboard
Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda returned for a fourth season as aging friends Grace and Frankie this year and are hoping to add to their seven previous Emmy nominations and maybe win an industry accolade this time around.
Grace and Frankie 2018 Emmy fyc billboard
This Emmy consideration billboard for the sitcom and its stars was snapped along the Sunset Strip on May 15, 2018.
Grace and Frankie season 4 Emmy FYC billboard
From old to young, and Netflix seems to have something for everyone with its new teen comedy Alexa & Katie tackling high school friendship and cancer.
Alexa Katie season 1 Emmy consideration billboard
This Emmy consideration billboard for the freshman show was spotted along Westwood Boulevard on June 1, 2018.
Alexa Katie 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
BoJack Horseman continued to provide animated comedy on the streaming service with its fourth season this year.
BoJack Horseman season 4 Emmy FYC billboard
This fun Emmy FYC billboard for the character voiced by Will Arnett, perfect for Hollywood's summer skies, was photographed along Beverly Boulevard on May 17, 2018.
BoJack Horseman 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
And speaking of Will Arnett, he and the rest of the cast of Arrested Development returned for a fifth season of dysfunctional family comedy and wanted you to 'Vote Bluth' this Emmy season.
Arrested Development season 5 Emmy consideration billboard
These clever Emmy consideration billboards were photographed along Santa Monica Boulevard on May 23, 2018, and the Sunset Strip the next day.
Arrested Development 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
Sometimes real-life events take over and it'll be interesting to see if the controversy surrounding Jeffrey Tambor will affect the show's chances. Already fired from Amazon's Transparent for alleged sexual harassment, it doesn't help when you also harass and bully your castmate Jessica Walter on set and your male co-stars defend his actions when interviewed.
Arrested Development season 5 Emmy FYC billboard
Meanwhile let's see if TV Academy members will reward the adaptation of Charles Forsman's graphic novel, the End of the Fxxxing World.
End of the Fking World 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
This Emmy FYC billboard for the British dark comedy series was captured along Westwood Boulevard on May 17, 2018.
End of fking World season 1 Emmy FYC billboard
And speaking of comedy, Netflix was also shining a spotlight on some of its stand-up specials, in this instance American comic Patton Oswalt and his gig about living in the Trump era and life after personal tragedy, the death of his wife, Michelle McNamara.
Annihilation Patton Oswalt billboard
This Annihilation stand-up comedy special billboard for the spotted along the Sunset Strip on October 22, 2017 and the subsequent Emmy consideration billboard was snapped along Robertson Boulevard on June 2, 2018.
Patton Oswalt Annihilation Emmy FYC billboard
Over the years Netflix has had some success reviving popular shows, be it Fuller House, Gilmore Girls, Lost in Space or the reality makeover show, Queer Eye.
Queer Eye 2018 Emmy fyc billboard
These billboards featuring the new 'Fab Five' ready to transform people's lives from what they wear, to what they eat and how they approach life, were spotted along Fairfax Avenue and Vine Street on May 25, 2018.
Queer Eye season 1 Emmy FYC billboard
David Letterman's long-running late-night talk show dominance was slightly marred by a 2009 sex scandal, but he's found new life on Netflix with his one-on-one series, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction, interviewing high-profile, iconic personalities like Barack Obama, Jay-Z, Tina Fey and George Clooney.
My Next Guest David Letterman 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
This Emmy consideration billboard for the chat show was spotted along La Brea Avenue at Pico Boulevard on June 1, 2018.
My Next Guest David Letterman season 1 Emmy FYC billboard
In the world of music, pop icon Lady Gaga's Netflix documentary, Gaga: Five Foot Two, received this Emmy FYC billboard along Olympic Boulevard on May 29, 2018.
Gaga Five Foot Two Emmy FYC billboard
Plus the living legend that is Barbra Streisand brought her behind-the-scenes concert, Barbra: the Music, The Mem'ries, The Magic!, to Netflix last year.

This Netflix film billboard snapped along West Hollywood's Sunset Boulevard on November 9, 2017, whilst the Emmy consideration version was spied along Santa Monica Boulevard in West L.A. on May 28, 2018.
Barbra Music Memries Music Netflix billboard
As you can see there's been an onslaught of Netflix Emmy consideration billboards filling L.A.'s streets and skies, it's quite a spectacular heavyweight campaign and doesn't come cheap.

Daily Billboard is sure that we haven't captured every single Netflix FYC outdoor ad, but we sure gave it a good go.

Stay tuned this week as we check out all the other Emmy consideration billboards trying to catch Emmy voters eyes.
Barbra Music Memries Music Emmy FYC billboard
UPDATED: Here's also an additional Emmy consideration billboard for The Crown's Claire Foy, whose two seasons as Queen Elizabeth II are now over, so it's now or never for another Emmy nomination. This FYC billboard was snapped along the Sunset Strip on June 8, 2018.
Crown Claire Foy 2018 Emmy consideration billboard
Plus here's another Emmy consideration billboard for David Harbour's 'deeply felt performance' in Stranger Things 2, spotted along Sunset Boulevard on June 8, 2018.
David Harbour Stranger Things 2 Emmy fyc billboard
And another striking Wild Wild Country Emmy FYC billboard spied above Hollywood Boulevard the same day.
Wild Wild Country Emmy FYC billboard
Here's also an Emmy consideration billboard for Michelle Dockery's performance in Netflix's Western limited series, Godless, as one of the residents of a town inhabited mainly by women after a mining accident. This striking billboard was snapped high over Beverly Boulevard on June 9, 2018.
Michelle Dockery Revelation Godless 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
UPDATED: Here's also an Emmy FYC billboard for the third and final season of the relationship comedy, Love, spotted along Bundy Drive on June 15, 2018.
Love season 3 Emmy consideration billboard
And another billboard for Stranger Things 2, this one for Millie Bobby Brown, spotted along Santa Monica Boulevard in West L.A. the same day.
Millie Bobby Brown Stranger Things 2 Emmy FYC billboard
Plus here's an Emmy consideration billboard for the second season of teen drama starring Dylan Minnette, 13 Reasons Why, snapped along La Brea Avenue on June 13, 2018.
13 Reasons Why 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
And an Emmy FYC billboard for the sophomore season of Netflix campus comedy starring Logan Browning, Dear White People, photographed along Highland Avenue on June 15, 2018.
Dear White People 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
Netflix was also showing some support for its animated adult comedy series, Big Mouth, inspired by the tweenage years of comedian Nick Kroll growing up in Westchester County, New York.
Big Mouth season 1 extension cut-out billboard
The series launch billboards for the coming-of-age comedy were snapped along Sunset Strip and Vine Street on September 27, 2017, whilst the Emmy FYC billboard was spotted along Olympic Boulevard on June 15, 2018.
Big Mouth 2018 Emmy consideration billboard
As you can see, having this much content to stream can be a costly affair when it comes to running an outdoor Emmy campaign. It may not be cohesive, but it's certainly heavy-weight, so let's hope it all pays off in terms of nominations this year.
Big Mouth series launch billboard
UPDATED: Here's also another Emmy FYC billboard for the Black Mirror Star Trek parody episode, USS Callister, spotted along Cahuenga Boulevard on June 18, 2018.
Black Mirror USS Callister 2018 Emmy FYC billboard
UPDATED: Netflix also invested heavily in stand-up comedy this past twelve months and attracted big names like Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle and Jerry Seinfeld to provide exclusive specials for the streaming service.
Jerry Seinfeld Netflix is a joke billboard
This 'Netflix is a joke' billboard was snapped along the Sunset Strip on September 21, whilst the Jerry Before Seinfeld comedy special ad was spotted along Fairfax Avenue on September 13, 2017.
Jerry Before Seinfeld comedy special billboard
Meanwhile the Emmy FYC billboard for the stand-up special where the comedy icon returned to The Comedy Strip where he started his career, was spied high above Wilshire Boulevard on June 22, 2018.
Jerry Before Seinfeld Emmy FYC billboard
UPDATED: And in case you thought Netflix's street-level Marvel heroes weren't getting any Emmy attention, here's a consideration billboard for the fantastic second season of the hard-drinking, superpower private eye, Jessica Jones (played by Krysten Ritter), snapped above Robertson Boulevard on June 24, 2018.
Jessica Jones season 2 Emmy FYC billboard
And here's also a better example of the USS Callister billboard snapped along La Brea Avenue on July 6, 2018.
USS Callister Emmy FYC billboard

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