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Emmys:’s Picks for Best Drama Series

Emmy ballots are due Friday! Voters have mere hours to check off the names and shows they think are worthy of getting a nomination come July 18. We here at have a few picks in mind ourselves. And so, here’s our final dream ballot for Best Drama Series:

The Americans
Draw the similarities to Homeland if you want, but The Americans is in a class of its own. Making unlikely protagonists out of KGB antagonists, the morally gray espionage drama has been absorbing and eminently relatable in painting the complexities of a marriage. Plus: How about those ’80s fashions?!