1. Laverne Cox

As Sophia on “Orange Is The New Black.”

2. Uzo Wright

As Crazy Eyes on “Orange Is The New Black.”

3. Blair Underwood and Cicely Tyson

As Luddie Watts and Carrie Watts in “A Trip To Bountiful.”

4. Andre Braugher

As Captain Ray Holt in “Brooklyn Nine Nine.”

5. Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg as Viola Price in “A Day Late and A Dollar Short”