Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of music icon and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, has earned her first nomination as executive producer on Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck. She’s up for outstanding documentary of nonfiction special, for the Nirvana doc that debuted on HBO. In total, the documentary has seven nominations, including outstanding writing for nonfiction programming and in the documentary or nonfiction special category.
Montage of Heck is set to return to theaters for a limited run beginning in August. As for Foo Fighters, the band confirmed in June that they will make a sequel to Sonic Highways, and it will likely be set in England.
Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is up for two Emmy awards this year thanks to his work on Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways. The Foo Fighters frontman was nominated for Directing For Nonfiction Programming. Like Montage of Heck, Sonic Highways is also up for Sound Editing and Sound Mixing for Nonfiction Programming. The Sonic Highways documentary, itself earned four Emmy nominations, including Outstanding Informational Series or Special.
The 67th Annual Emmys will air September 20th on Fox.