Netflix receives more Emmy nominations than HBO

2018 Emmy Award Nominations

Survivor receives no Emmy nominations for the first time in 2018

First-year comedies had the best showing in the comedy series category in nearly two decades, with three nominees, Amazon/Prime Video'sThe Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, HBO's Barry, and Netflix's GLOW. Jessica Biel (The Sinner), Penelope Cruz (The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story), John Legend (Jesus Christ, Superstar), Ricky Martin (The Assassination of Gianni Versace) and Katt Williams (Atlanta) are all first-time nominees this year.

Other best drama contenders include "The Crown", NBC's family drama "This Is Us", Cold War spy series "The Americans" on FX and "Westworld".

Game of Thrones is the show leading the way in this year's Emmy awards race, with 22 nominations.

All three Lannister siblings were also recognized, with Lena Headey earning her fourth Best Supporting Actress nomination for her role as Cersei while her on-screen brothers Peter Dinklage (Tyrion) and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Jaime) picked up Best Supporting Actor nods. Brown is also nominated for comedy series guest actor for "Brooklyn Nine-Nine".

"I feel tremendous gratitude and joy with this nomination" and am "thrilled" for the show's cast and crew, Oh said in a statement.

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Had she crashed out Drake would probably have been lampooned by fans who would have linke the loss to his unsolicited presence. Kerber took advantage of Kasatkina's 31 unforced errors, including seven double-faults, but took a while to end things.

"Saturday Night Live, " riding high in the ratings with its relentless pillorying of the Trump administration, was rewarded with 21 nods.

"We have some seriously special people on our staff and hearing them go insane in the office right now is just the medicine this world needs". Samira Wiley (The Handmaids Tale, Orange Is the New Black) and Ryan Eggold (BlackKklansman, New Amsterdam) had the coveted honor of revealing this season's nominees. It wasn't until 2013 that Netflix won a single award for House of Cards, the first original online-only web television series to receive major nominations for the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards and now, just five years later, Netflix has more awards than any other content maker.

Returning after a two-decade hiatus, "Roseanne" was one of the few depictions of working-class life on United States television in the last 12 months, and also one of the only shows about Trump supporters otherwise largely ignored by Hollywood.

The Emmys are right around the corner. The 70th Emmy Awards will telecast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Sunday, September 17 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) on NBC.

Nicole Kidman missed out on an Emmy nomination for her performance in Top of the Lake: China Girl.

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