Jharrel Jerome

Nominated for Best Lead Performance in a New Scripted Series


Lead Performance: I’m a Virgo


Jharrel Jerome received this nomination for Episode 1.


From visionary filmmaker Boots Riley (Sorry to Bother You), I’m A Virgo is a coming-of-age joyride about Cootie, a 13-foot tall young Black man in Oakland, CA. Having grown up hidden away, Cootie soon experiences the beauty and contradictions of the world for the first time. He forms friendships, finds love, navigates awkward situations, and encounters his idol, a real life superhero named The Hero.