Mass Appeal, which produced the Showtime doc, celebrated the honor via Instagram on Tuesday (July 16).
“C.R.E.A.M. RISES,” the company wrote. “Congrats to Sacha Jenkins, @beetsaladbar & the Mass Appeal massive. EMMY NOMINATED #OfMicsandMen, THE Wu-Tang Clan documentary series, now streaming. on @showtime.”
Nas — a member of the Mass Appeal family — also congratulated Jenkins, Wu-Tang and the team behind Of Mics & Men in his own Instagram post.
“Big Up and Congratulations to The WU !” he wrote. “Congrats to Sacha Jenkins & @beetsaladbar & the Mass Appeal Massive #ofmicsandmen The Wu- Tang Clan Documentary Emmy Nomination. If you haven’t peeped Doc it’s streaming now on @showtime.”
Of Mics & Men is competing in the Outstanding Writing category against CNN’s Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, Hulu’s Fyre Fraud, HBO’s The Case Against Adnan Syed, National Geographic’s Hostile Planet and Netflix’s Our Planet.
The 2019 Emmy Awards are scheduled to take place September 22 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The event will air live on FOX at 8 p.m. Eastern.
Check out all of the Emmy nominees here.