No shock, but the 2020 Emmys are going digital.

Shortly after the nominations have been introduced yesterday, this year’s Emmy executive producers — such as host Jimmy Kimmel — sent a letter to key acting nominees informing them that this year’s ceremony will be digital, and asking them to put together to take part from home, or where ever they want to be.

“As you’ve probably guessed, we’re not going to be asking you to arrive to the Microsoft Theatre in downtown LA on September twentieth,” the letter suggests, in section. “This year, it is nonetheless going to be Tv set industry’s most important evening out … but we’ll arrive to you!”

Aspects are nonetheless forthcoming, but the letter suggests, “We are assembling a leading notch workforce of professionals, producers and writers to operate intently with Jimmy Kimmel and with you and your workforce, to make absolutely sure that we can film with you (and cherished kinds or whomever else you opt for to be with) at your home, or one more location of your preference. We’re going to make you look amazing – we’re checking out the cutting edge of technological know-how to allow to use very good cameras and lighting and look forward to doing the job with you to produce your distinctive ‘on screen’ times.”

The letter was signed by Kimmel, as perfectly as fellow EPs Reggie Hudlin, and Ian Stewart, Person Carrington and David Jammy from telecast producer Carried out+Dusted.

According to insiders, the telecast’s producers are nonetheless mulling particulars, such as what factors will be are living, or if winners will be informed beforehand. The Television Academy and the ABC have not but publicly introduced aspects about how the telecast will look.

Go through the whole letter below:

Dear Nominees,

The producers of Emmys 2020 congratulate you on this outstanding recognition of your operate.

We’re delighted and honored to be making the celebration on September twentieth and have each and every intention of not only creating absolutely sure that it is not compromised by this insane moment in our lives, but that it is the most memorable Emmys ever and that you have a amazing evening. As you’ve probably guessed, we’re not going to be asking you to arrive to the Microsoft Theatre in downtown LA on September twentieth. This year, it is nonetheless going to be Tv set industry’s most important evening out… but we’ll arrive to you!

At a time like this, we’re using the chance to make a moment that is extra calm, extra entertaining, extra pleasant not only for you, but for the millions seeing at home. It is nonetheless television’s highest honor, and we never want to get rid of the importance of becoming nominated for, and perhaps winning, an Emmy, but we’re going to do in a way that is ideal to the moment (and ensures you a memorable evening).

But we simply cannot dismiss the instances, and aside from NOT becoming in a position to arrive alongside one another in a person place, we also admit that our globe is going via a challenging moment in quite a few means. We’ll be making an celebration that is crammed with heat and humanity, which celebrates the electric power of tv to bring us alongside one another and to help us form our globe. You are an critical section of that tale.

So, what does this all necessarily mean for September twentieth?

We are assembling a leading notch workforce of professionals, producers and writers to operate intently with Jimmy Kimmel and with you and your workforce, to make absolutely sure that we can film with you (and cherished kinds or whomever else you opt for to be with) at your home, or one more location of your preference. We’re going to make you look amazing – we’re checking out the cutting edge of technological know-how to allow to use very good cameras and lighting and look forward to doing the job with you to produce your distinctive “on screen” times.

So, what are you putting on??? Our informal theme for the evening is “come as you are, but make an effort!”

If you want to be in official put on, we’d appreciate that, but similarly if you’re in the United kingdom and it is 3am, potentially you want to be in designer pajamas and record from your mattress! We want to operate with you to style your times, but want you to information us on your amounts of ease and comfort – in which you want to be, who you want to be with, what you want to put on and many others.

In the forthcoming days, Jen Proctor, our Talent Producer and her extraordinary workforce at Cultivated Leisure will be reaching out to you to commence chatting via the aspects.

After all over again, congratulations.

With regard and admiration,

Jimmy Kimmel, Ian Stewart, Reggie Hudlin, Person Carrington and David Jammy

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— Michael Schneider contributed to this report.