The 2018 Emmy Awards were announced this week, giving the folks at Netflix 112 reasons to have a party tonight. If fact, Netflix lead the networks in total number of nominations with their 112. HBO came in a close second with 108 while NBC rounded out the top three with 78 nominations.
Those of you who are crazy Game of Thrones fans will be thrilled, and probably not surprised, to find out that it was the most honored show with a whopping 22 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series. It is in the running with The Americans, The Crown, The Handmaid’s Tale (last year’s winner), Stranger Things, This is Us and Westworld.
Outstanding Comedy Series nominations include Atlanta, Barry, Black-ish, Curb Your Enthusiasm, GLOW, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Silicone Valley and The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Last year’s winner, Veep, is not longer on the air.
A full listing of all the nominations can be found here.
The 2018 Emmy Awards are expected to air on NBC, Monday September 17th at 8PM EST. Who do you think should win? Are you disappointed that your favorite show or actor was not nominated? Tell us your thoughts in the comments!