'This Is Us' actor celebrates Emmy nomination with his son


INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Shortly after the nominations were announced for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards, Sterling K. Brown posted a video on Instagram to celebrate his third consecutive nomination in the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series category for his performance as Randall Pearson in "This Is Us."

In the clip, Brown has his son congratulate Mandy Moore on her first nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, as well as his fellow nominees.

Brown won the Emmy for his performance in the first season, overcoming internal competition from fellow nominee and co-star Milo Ventimiglia, who plays Jack Pearson.

"This Is Us" returns for its fourth season on WTHR Channel 13 on Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 9 p.m.

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