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18th of July 2018


The 2018 Emmy Awards Nominations Are In!

The 70th Emmy Awards nominations have officially been announced, and while we definitely saw some of these coming (Game of Thrones for outstanding drama series, anyone?), we're still surprised at what did and didn't make the cut. 

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FX, HBO and Netflix led the pack this year, particularly in the outstanding series categories. Standout hits like Atlanta, This Is Us and Westworld also snagged several nominations each. 

Unlike previous years, the selection of nominees this year pulls from dozens of networks and streaming platforms representing performers from several marginalized groups in Hollywood. Sandra Oh's nomination in the lead female actor in a drama category for Killing Eve makes her the first Asian-American woman nominated in the category according to Time magazine. We are so here for the diversity in Hollywood being more widely represented at the Emmys this year.

Check out the partial list of nominees below. The winners will be announced during the live telecast on Monday, Sept. 17 at 8/7c from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. SNL's Colin Jost and Michael Che will cohost.

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Outstanding comedy seriesAtlanta (FX)Barry (HBO)Black-ish (ABC)Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO)GLOW (Netflix)The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon Prime Video)Silicon Valley (HBO)Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)Outstanding drama seriesThe Americans (FX)The Crown (Netflix)Game of Thrones (HBO)The Handmaid's Tale (Hulu)Stranger Things (Netflix)This Is Us (NBC)Westworld (HBO)Outstanding limited seriesThe Alienist (TNT)The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (FX)Genius: Picasso (National Geographic)Godless (Netflix) Patrick Melrose (Showtime)Lead female actor in a drama seriesClaire Foy, The CrownTatiana Maslany, Orphan BlackElisabeth Moss, The Handmaid's TaleSandra Oh, Killing EveKeri Russell, The AmericansEvan Rachel Wood, WestworldLead male actor in a drama seriesJason Bateman, OzarkSterling K. Brown, This Is UsEd Harris, WestworldMatthew Rhys, The AmericansMilo Ventimiglia, This Is UsJeffrey Wright, WestworldLead female actor in a comedy seriesPamela Adlon, Better ThingsRachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselAllison Janney, MomIssa Rae, InsecureTracee Ellis Ross, Black-ishLily Tomlin, Grace and FrankieLead male actor in a comedy seriesAnthony Anderson, Black-ishTed Danson, The Good PlaceLarry David, Curb Your EnthusiasmDonald Glover, AtlantaBill Hader, BarryWilliam H. Macy, ShamelessLead female actor in a limited series or TV movieJessica Biel, The SinnerLaura Dern, The TaleMichelle Dockery, GodlessEdie Falco, Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez MurdersRegina King, Seven SecondsSarah Paulson, American Horror Story: CultLead male actor in a limited series or TV movieAntonio Banderas, Genius: PicassoDarren Criss, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryBenedict Cumberbatch, Patrick MelroseJeff Daniels, The Looming TowerJohn Legend, Jesus Christ Superstar Live in ConcertJesse Plemons, Black Mirror: USS CallisterSupporting female actor in a drama seriesAlexis Bledel, The Handmaid’s TaleMillie Bobby Brown, Stranger ThingsAnn Dowd, The Handmaid’s TaleLena Headey, Game of ThronesThandie Newton, WestworldYvonne Strahovski, The Handmaid’s TaleSupporting male actor in a drama series

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Joseph Fiennes, The Handmaid’s Tale

David Harbour, Stranger Things

Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Matt Smith, The Crown

Supporting female actor in a comedy series

Zazie Beetz, Atlanta

Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live

Betty Gilpin, GLOW

Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Laurie Metcalf, Roseanne

Megan Mullally, Will & Grace

Supporting male actor in a comedy series Louie Anderson, BasketsAlec Baldwin, Saturday Night LiveTituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy SchmidtTony Shalhoub, The Marvelous Mrs. MaiselKenan Thompson, Saturday Night LiveHenry Winkler, BarrySupporting female actor in a limited series or TV movieSara Bareilles, Jesus Christ Superstar Live In ConcertPenélope Cruz, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryJudith Light, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryAdina Porter, American Horror Story: CultMerritt Wever, GodlessLetitia Wright, Black MirrorSupporting male actor in a limited series or TV movieJeff Daniels, GodlessBrandon Victor Dixon, Jesus Christ SuperstarJohn Leguizamo, WacoRicky Martin, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryEdgar Ramírez, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryMichael Stuhlbarg, The Looming TowerFinn Wittrock, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime StoryOutstanding variety talk seriesThe Daily Show with Trevor Noah (Comedy Central)Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (TBS)Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC)Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO) The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS)Reality-competition programThe Amazing Race (CBS)American Ninja Warrior (NBC)Project Runway (Bravo)RuPaul's Drag Race (Logo)Top Chef (Bravo)The Voice (NBC)Variety sketch seriesAt Home with Amy Sedaris (TruTV)Drunk History (Comedy Central)I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman (Hulu)Portlandia (IFC)Saturday Night Live (NBC)Tracey Ullman's Show (Fox)Read More

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