Saturday Night Live and Westworld lead the pack of Emmy nominations with 22 each. Veep's Anna Chlumsky and Criminal Minds' Shemar Moore announced the nominees Thursday Morning.
Past award king Game of Thrones is ineligible this year due to its late summer premiere, but many of last year's winners returned with a slew of newbies on board as well, including The Crown, Stranger Things, The Handmaid's Tale, Westworld and This Is Us.
- Mr. Robot and Homeland were shut out.
- HBO is leading the pack of networks with 110 nominations, with Netflix nipping at its heels with 91. Netflix landed three of the seven Best Drama nods with Stranger Things, The Crown and House of Cards.
- Carrie Fisher earned a posthumous nomination for her work on Catastrophe.
- The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast by CBS on September 17th from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Stephen Colbert is set to host.
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Outstanding Drama Series
Better Call Saul
The Handmaid's Tale
House of Cards
This Is Us
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
Anthony Hopkins, Westworld
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
Matthew Rhys, The Americans
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards
Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder
Claire Foy, The Crown
Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid's Tale
Keri Russell, The Americans
Evan Rachel Wood, Westworld
Robin Wright, House of Cards