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Outstanding Drama Series: 'Stranger Things' or 'This Is Us'?

"Stranger Things" and "This Is Us" were among the biggest new hits of 2017. Now both series are facing off for Outstanding Drama Series at the 2017 Emmys among stiff competition, but fans of both series are hoping for a win. "Stranger Things" successfully paid homage to '80s horror and sci-fi genres, while tearjerker drama "This Is Us" made fans cry week-after-week. Which show will win Outstanding Drama Series on Sunday night? 📺

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"Stranger Things" and "This Is Us" could either easily win or lose the award. It's a tough category. But these dramas are fan favorites and topped our Twitter poll over other popular shows "The Handmaid's Tale" and "Westworld."

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Below is the synopsis of "Stranger Things," per IMDB.

When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.

"Stranger Things" is one of the biggest new hits of 2016, and the show has one of the biggest fan followings. Therefore, there are many who are rooting for the commercially successful Netflix show to win, including TV critics. 

Watch a special look at season one below.  

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Below is the synopsis of "This Is Us," per IMDB.

Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories interwine, from sharing the same birthday, to so much more than anyone would expect.

"This Is Us" just tugs at your heart. Like "Stranger Things," it's one of the biggest shows that premiered in 2016. The show might be an underdog to win, but fans love it. And let's not act like the tearjerker hasn't it's fair share of awards. "This Is Us" won the Television Critics Association Award for Outstanding New Program and a People Choice Award for Favorite New TV Drama. 

Check out a look back at season one below. 

FINAL RESULTS
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Outstanding Drama Series: 'Stranger Things' or 'This Is Us'?
A festive crown for the winner
#TeamStrangerThings
#TeamThisIsUs