The 2018 Emmy nominees have been announced, with 'Game of Thrones' and Netflix leading the pack

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Awards season is officially back, even though it feels like it just ended.

The nominees for this year’s Emmys were announced on Thursday, and “Game of Thrones” and Netflix led the pack. “Thrones” gained 22 nominations, while Netflix was the leading network with 112 in total, breaking HBO’s 17-year streak.

Both “Better Call Saul” and “House of Cards” were ineligible this year, but “Game of Thrones” returned in full force after missing out on last year’s Emmys for its seventh season.

It looks like it could be a battle between HBO’s blockbuster fantasy and Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale,” which took home the Outstanding Drama Series prize last year. But don’t count out “The Americans,” which ended its six season run this year to critical acclaim.

In the comedy race, “Veep” is out of the running this year, leaving it wide open for relative newcomers like “Atlanta” and “Glow” to possibly prevail with their second seasons.

The 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by “SNL’s” Colin Jost and Michael Che, will air live September 17 on NBC at 8 p.m. ET (5 p.m. PT). from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.

The list of nominees in the major categories is below:


DRAMA SERIES

FX‘The Americans’

“The Americans”

“The Crown”

“Game of Thrones”

“The Handmaid’s Tale”

“Stranger Things”

“This Is Us”

“Westworld”


COMEDY SERIES

HBOBill Hader in ‘Barry’

“Atlanta”

“Barry”

“Black-ish”

“Curb Your Enthusiasm”

“Glow”

“Marvellous Mrs. Maisel”

“Silicon Valley”

“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”


LIMITED SERIES

FX‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace’

“The Alienist”

“The Assassination of Gianni Versace”

“Genius: Picasso”

“Godless”

“Patrick Melrose”


LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

NBCSterling K. Brown in ‘This Is Us’

Jason Bateman, “Ozark”

Sterling K. Brown, “This Is Us”

Ed Harris, “Westworld”

Matthew Rhys, “The Americans”

Milo Ventimiglia, “This Is Us”

Jeffrey Wright, “Westworld”


LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

KRAYCHYK/HULU‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Clair Foy, “The Crown”

Tatiana Maslaney, “Orphan Black”

Elisabeth Moss, “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Sandra Oh, “Killing Eve”

Keri Russell, “The Americans”

Evan Rachel Wood, “Westworld”


LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

Guy D’Alema/FXDonald Glover in ‘Atlanta’

Donald Glover, “Atlanta”

Bill Hader, “Barry”

William H. Macy, “Shameless”

Ted Danson, “The Good Place”

Anthony Anderson, “Black-ish”

Larry David, “Curb Your Enthusiasm”


LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

Amazon‘The Marvellous Mrs. Maisel’

Pamela Adlon, “Better Things”

Allison Janney, “Mum”

Issa Rae, “Insecure”

Tracey Ellis Ross, “Black-ish”

Lily Tomlin, “Grace and Frankie”

Rachel Brosnahan, “Marvellous Mrs. Maisel”


LEAD ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE

NetflixJesse Plemons in ‘USS Callister’ from ‘Black Mirror.’

Antonia Banderas, “Genius: Picasso”

Darren Criss, “The Assassination of Gianni Versace”

Bendict Cumberbatch, “Patrick Melrose”

Jeff Daniels, “The Looming Tower”

John Legend, “Jesus Christ Superstar Live”

Jesse Plemons, “Black Mirror: USS Callister”


LEAD ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE

HBOLaura Dern in ‘The Tale’

Sarah Paulson, “American Horror Story: Cult”

Michelle Dockery, “Godless”

Edi Falco, “Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders”

Regina King, “Seven Seconds”

Jessica Beil, “The Sinner”

Laura Dern, “The Tale”


SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

HBOPeter Dinklage in ‘Game of Thrones’

Nikolaj Coster-Waldou, “Game of Thrones”

Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones”

Mandy Patinkin, “Homeland”

David Harbour, “Stranger Things”

Matt Smith, “The Crown”

Joseph Fiennes, “The Handmaid’s Tale”


SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

HBOThandie Newton in ‘Westworld’

Lena Heady, “Game of Thrones”

Millie Bobby Brown, “Stranger Things”

Vanessa Kirby, “The Crown”

Alexis Bledel, “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Ann Dowd, “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Yvonne Strahovski, “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Thandie Newton, “Westworld”


SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

Netflix‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’

Brian Tyree Henrey, “Atlanta”

Henry Winkler, “Barry”

Louie Anderson, “Baskets”

Alec Baldwin, “SNL”

Kenan Thompson, “SNL”

Tony Shalhoub, “Marvellous Mrs. Maisel”

Tituss Burgess, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”


SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

NBCKate McKinnon as Robert Mueller on ‘SNL’

Zazie Beetz, “Atlanta”

Betty Gilpin, “Glow”

Laurie Metcalf, “Roseanne”

Aidy Bryant, “SNL”

Leslie Jones, “SNL”

Kate McKinnon, “SNL”

Alex Borstein, “Marvellous Mrs. Maisel”

Megan Mullaney, “Will and Grace”


SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE

NetflixJeff Daniels in ‘Godless’

Jeff Daniels, “Godless”

Brandon Victor Dixon, “Jesus Christ Superstar”

Ricky Martin, “Assassination of Gianni Versaci”

Edgar Ramirez, “Assassination of Gianni Versace”

Finn Whitrock, “Assassination of Gianni Versace”

Michael Stuhlburg, “The Looming Tower”

John Leguizamo, “Waco”


SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE

FXPenelope Cruz in ‘The Assassination of Gianni Versace’

Adina Porter, “AHS: Cult”

Letitia Wright, “Black Mirror: Black Museum”

Merritt Weaver, “Godless”

Sara Bereilles, “Jesus Chris Superstar”

Penelope Cruz, “Assassination of Gianni Versaci”

Judith Light, “Assassination of Gianni Versace”


VARIETY TALK SERIES

HBO‘Last Week Tonight’

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah”

“Full Frontal with Samantha Bee”

“Jimmy Kimmel Live”

“Last Week Tonight with John Oliver”

“The Late Late Show with James Corden”

“The Late Show with Stephen Colbert”


REALITY-COMPETITION PROGRAM

NBCKelly Clarkson on ‘The Voice’

“The Amazing Race”

“American Ninja Warrior”

“Project Runway”

“Ru Paul’s Drag Race”

“Top-Chef”

“The Voice”

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