‘Game of Thrones’ & Netflix Got the Most Nominations for the 70th Emmy Awards

July 13, 2018 Last Updated: July 13, 2018

The 2018 Emmy Award nominations were announced on July 12. A complete list is available on its official website: https://www.emmys.com/awards/nominees-winners.

HBO’s medieval fantasy series “Game of Thrones” got the highest honors, 22 nominations, including the nomination for the top prize—best drama series.

NBC variety show “Saturday Night Live” and HBO’s sci-fi series “Westworld” each received 21 nomination.

Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale” received 20 nomination.

Streaming service Netflix had the most nominations, at 112. Second place was taken HBO with 108 nominations. Third place was NBC with 78 nominations.

“Game of Thrones” will compete for best drama with “Stranger Things,” “Westworld,” NBC’s family drama “This Is Us,” Cold War spy series “The Americans,” and “The Handmaid’s Tale,” which was the winner in 2017.

The 70th Emmy Awards ceremony will be held on Sept. 17 in Los Angeles. The hosts this year are Michael Che and Colin Jost (“Saturday Night Live”).

Below is a list of some of the most popular categories:

Outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie

Antonio Banderas (Genius: Picasso)

Darren Criss (The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story)

Benedict Cumberbatch (Patrick Melrose)

Jeff Daniels (The Looming Tower)

John Legend (Jesus Christ Superstar: Live in Concert)

Jesse Plemons (USS Callister: Black Mirror)

Outstanding lead actress in a limited series or movie

Jessica Biel (The Sinner)

Laura Dern (The Tale”)

Michelle Dockery (“Godless)

Edie Falco (Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders)

Regina King (Seven Seconds)

Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story: Cult)

Outstanding lead actress in a comedy series

Pamela Adlon (Better Things)

Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

Allison Janney (Mom)

Issa Rae (Insecure)

Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-ish)

Lily Tomlin (Grace And Frankie)

Outstanding lead actress in a comedy series

Pamela Adlon (Better Things)

Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

Allison Janney (Mom)

Issa Rae (Insecure)

Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-ish)

Lily Tomlin (Grace And Frankie)

Outstanding lead actor in a drama series

Jason Bateman (Ozark)

Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)

Ed Harris (Westworld)

Matthew Rhys (The Americans)

Milo Ventimiglia (This Is Us)

Jeffrey Wright (Westworld)

Outstanding lead actress in a drama series

Claire Foy (The Crown)

Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black)

Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale)

Sandra Oh (Killing Eve)

Keri Russell (The Americans)

Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld)

Outstanding drama series

The Americans (FX)

The Crown (Netflix)

Game Of Thrones (HBO)

The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)

Stranger Things (Netflix)

This Is Us (NBC)

Westworld (HBO)

Outstanding comedy series

Atlanta (FX)

Barry (HBO)

Black-ish (ABC)

Curb Your Enthusiasm (HBO)

GLOW (Netflix)

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (Amazon)

Silicon Valley (HBO)

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)

Outstanding children’s program

Alexa & Katie (Netflix)

Fuller House (Netflix)

The Magical Wand Chase: A Sesame Street Special (HBO)

A Series of Unfortunate Events (Netflix)

Star Wars Rebels (Disney XD)