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2018 Emmy Award Nominations

Game of Thrones leads the 70th Emmy Awards nominations with 22. Here's the full list, including The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, This Is Us, Atlanta, and more.

by | July 12, 2018 | Comments



The nominees for the 70th Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning by actors Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale) and Ryan Eggold (The Blacklist) at 8:30 a.m. PT.

Game of Thrones returned to lead total nominations with 22 in all categories, followed by Saturday Night Live (21) and Westworld (21).

For the first time since 2001, HBO did not lead the pack with total nominations. Streaming giant Netflix dethroned the premium cable outlet with 112 total, followed by HBO (108) and NBC (78).

Multiple nominees included Jason Bateman for Ozark; Alex Borstein for The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and Family Guy; Sterling K. Brown for This Is Us and Brooklyn Nine-Nine; Jeff Daniels for The Looming Tower and Godless; Donald Glover for Atlanta and Saturday Night Live; Bill Hader for Barry and Saturday Night Live; Jane Lynch for Hollywood Game Night and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel; and David Lynch for Twin Peaks.

The final round of Emmy voting begins August 13 and ends August 27 at 10 p.m. PT. 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. Saturday Night Live‘s Colin Jost and Michael Che will host the ceremony. The Creative Arts Emmy Awards will be presented September 8 and 9 also at the Microsoft Theater and air Saturday, September 15 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on FXX.

Be sure to also check out “The Biggest Snubs and Surprises From the 70th Emmy Awards Nominations.”


Outstanding Drama Series


Outstanding Comedy Series


Outstanding Limited Series


Outstanding Television Movie


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


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series


Pamela Adlon

Better Things


Rachel Brosnahan

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel


Issa Rae

Insecure


Lily Tomlin

Grace and Frankie


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series


Ted Danson

The Good Place


Larry David

Curb Your Enthusiasm


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Jessica Biel

The Sinner


Laura Dern

The Tale


Edie Falco

Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders


Regina King

Seven Seconds


Sarah Paulson

American Horror Story: Cult


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Television 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 Supporting Actress in a Drama Series


Alexis Bledel

The Handmaid’s Tale


Millie Bobby Brown

Stranger Things


Ann Dowd

The Handmaid’s Tale


Lena Headey

Game of Thrones


Vanessa Kirby

The Crown


Yvonne Strahovski

The Handmaid’s Tale


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series


Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Game of Thrones


Peter Dinklage

Game of Thrones


Joseph Fiennes

The Handmaid’s Tale


David Harbour

Stranger Things


Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series


Alex Borstein

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel


Aidy Bryant

Saturday Night Live


Leslie Jones

Saturday Night Live


Kate McKinnon

Saturday Night Live


Megan Mullally

Will & Grace


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series


Alec Baldwin

Saturday Night Live


Tituss Burgess

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Tony Shalhoub

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel


Kenan Thompson

Saturday Night Live


Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Sara Bareilles

Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert


Penelope Cruz

The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


Judith Light

The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


Adina Porter

American Horror Story: Cult


Letitia Wright

Black Museum (Black Mirror)


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Brandon Victor Dixon

Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert


Ricky Martin

The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


Edgar Ramirez

The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


Michael Stuhlbarg

The Looming Tower


Finn Wittrock

The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story


Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series


Kelly Jenrette

The Handmaid’s Tale


Cherry Jones

The Handmaid’s Tale


Diana Rigg

Game Of Thrones


Cicely Tyson

How To Get Away With Murder


Samira Wiley

The Handmaid’s Tale


Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series


Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series


Tina Fey

Saturday Night Live


Tiffany Haddish

Saturday Night Live


Jane Lynch

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel


Maya Rudolph

The Good Place


Molly Shannon

Will & Grace


Wanda Sykes

black-ish


Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series


Sterling K. Brown

Brooklyn Nine-Nine


Bryan Cranston

Curb Your Enthusiasm


Dave Chappelle

Saturday Night Live


Donald Glover

Saturday Night Live


Lin-Manuel Miranda

Curb Your Enthusiasm


Outstanding Variety Talk Series


Outstanding Structured Reality Program

Click here for the full list of nominees.

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