68th Primetime Emmy Awards nominees

Outstanding Comedy Series
Black-ish (ABC)
Master of None (Netflix)
Modern Family (ABC)
Silicon Valley (HBO)
Transparent (Amazon)
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)
Veep (HBO)

Outstanding Drama Series
The Americans (FX)
Better Call Saul (AMC)
Downton Abbey (PBS)
Game of Thrones (HBO)
Homeland (Showtime)
House of Cards (Netflix)
Mr. Robot (USA)

Outstanding Variety Talk Series
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (Crackle)
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)
Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Documentary Now! (IFC)
Drunk History (Comedy Central)
Inside Amy Schumer (Comedy Central)
Key & Peele (Comedy Central)
Portlandia (IFC)
Saturday Night Live (NBC)

Outstanding Limited Series
American Crime (ABC)
Fargo (FX)
The Night Manager (AMC)
The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
Roots (History)

Outstanding Television Movie
All the Way (HBO)
Confirmation (HBO)
Luther (BBC America)
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (PBS)
A Very Murray Christmas (Netflix)

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program
The Amazing Race (CBS)
American Ninja Warrior (NBC)
Dancing with the Stars (ABC)
Project Runway (Lifetime)
Top Chef (Bravo)
The Voice (NBC)

Acting
Lead performances
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Anthony Anderson as Andre “Dre” Johnson, Sr. on Black-ish (Episode: “Hope”) (ABC)
Aziz Ansari as Dev Shah on Master of None (Episode: “Parents”) (Netflix)
Will Forte as Phil “Tandy” Miller on The Last Man on Earth (Episode: “30 Years of Science Down the Tubes”) (Fox)
William H. Macy as Frank Gallagher on Shameless (Episode: “I Only Miss Her When I’m Breathing”) (Showtime)
Thomas Middleditch as Richard Hendricks on Silicon Valley (Episode: “The Empty Chair”) (HBO)
Jeffrey Tambor as Maura Pfefferman on Transparent (Episode: “Man on the Land”) (Amazon)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Ellie Kemper as Kimmy Schmidt on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Episode: “Kimmy Goes to a Hotel!”) (Netflix)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus as President Selina Meyer on Veep (Episode: “Mother”) (HBO)
Laurie Metcalf as Dr. Jenna James on Getting On (Episode: “Am I Still Me?”) (HBO)
Tracee Ellis Ross as Dr. Rainbow “Bow” Johnson on Black-ish (Episode: “Sink or Swim”) (ABC)
Amy Schumer as Amy on Inside Amy Schumer (Episode: “Welcome to the Gun Show”) (Comedy Central)
Lily Tomlin as Frankie Bergstein on Grace and Frankie (Episode: “The Test”) (Netflix)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Kyle Chandler as John Rayburn on Bloodline (Episode: “Part 23”) (Netflix)
Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson on Mr. Robot (Episode: “eps1.0 hellofriend.mov”) (USA)
Bob Odenkirk as Jimmy McGill on Better Call Saul (Episode: “Klick”) (AMC)
Matthew Rhys as Philip Jennings on The Americans (Episode: “The Magic of David Copperfield V: The Statue of Liberty Disappears”) (FX)
Liev Schreiber as Ray Donovan on Ray Donovan (Episode: “Exsuscito”) (Showtime)
Kevin Spacey as President Frank Underwood on House of Cards (Episode: “Chapter 52”) (Netflix)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison on Homeland (Episode: “Super Powers”) (Showtime)
Viola Davis as Prof. Annalise Keating on How to Get Away with Murder (Episode: “There’s My Baby”) (ABC)
Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon on Empire (Episode: “Rise by Sin”) (Fox)
Tatiana Maslany as Various Characters on Orphan Black (Episode: “The Antisocialism of Sex”) (BBC America)
Keri Russell as Elizabeth Jennings on The Americans (Episode: “The Magic of David Copperfield V: The Statue of Liberty Disappears”) (FX)
Robin Wright as First Lady Claire Underwood on House of Cards (Episode: “Chapter 49”) (Netflix)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Bryan Cranston as President Lyndon B. Johnson on All the Way (HBO)
Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes on Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (PBS)
Idris Elba as DCI John Luther on Luther (BBC America)
Cuba Gooding Jr. as O. J. Simpson on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
Tom Hiddleston as Jonathan Pine on The Night Manager (AMC)
Courtney B. Vance as Johnnie Cochran on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie
Kirsten Dunst as Peggy Blumquist on Fargo (FX)
Felicity Huffman as Leslie Graham on American Crime (ABC)
Audra McDonald as Billie Holiday on Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill (HBO)
Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
Lili Taylor as Anne Blaine on American Crime (ABC)
Kerry Washington as Anita Hill on Confirmation (HBO)

Supporting performances
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Louie Anderson as Christine Baskets on Baskets (Episode: “Easter in Bakersfield”) (FX)
Andre Braugher as Captain Ray Holt on Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Episode: “The Oolong Slayer”) (Fox)
Tituss Burgess as Titus Andromedon on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Episode: “Kimmy Gives Up!”) (Netflix)
Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy on Modern Family (Episode: “The Party”) (ABC)
Tony Hale as Gary Walsh on Veep (Episode: “Inauguration”) (HBO)
Keegan-Michael Key as Various Characters on Key & Peele (Episode: “Y’all Ready for This?”) (Comedy Central)
Matt Walsh as Mike McLintock on Veep (Episode: “Kissing Your Sister”) (HBO)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Anna Chlumsky as Amy Brookheimer on Veep (Episode: “C**tgate”) (HBO)
Gaby Hoffmann as Alexandria “Ali” Pfefferman on Transparent (Episode: “Bulnerable”) (Amazon)
Allison Janney as Bonnie Plunkett on Mom (Episode: “Terrorists and Gingerbread”) (CBS)
Judith Light as Shelly Pfefferman on Transparent (Episode: “Flicky-Flicky Thump-Thump”) (Amazon)
Kate McKinnon as Various Characters on Saturday Night Live (Episode: “Host: Ariana Grande”) (NBC)
Niecy Nash as Denise “DiDi” Ortley on Getting On (Episode: “Don’t Let It Get in You or on You”) (HBO)

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jonathan Banks as Mike Ehrmantraut on Better Call Saul (Episode: “Bali Ha’i”) (AMC)
Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister on Game of Thrones (Episode: “No One”) (HBO)
Kit Harington as Jon Snow on Game of Thrones (Episode: “Battle of the Bastards”) (HBO)
Michael Kelly as Doug Stamper on House of Cards (Episode: “Chapter 44”) (Netflix)
Ben Mendelsohn as Danny Rayburn on Bloodline (Episode: “Part 23”) (Netflix)
Jon Voight as Mickey Donovan on Ray Donovan (Episode: “The Kalamazoo”) (Showtime)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen on Game of Thrones (Episode: “Book of the Stranger”) (HBO)
Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister on Game of Thrones (Episode: “The Winds of Winter”) (HBO)
Maggie Smith as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham on Downton Abbey (Episode: “Episode Six”) (PBS)
Maura Tierney as Helen Solloway on The Affair (Episode: “204”) (Showtime)
Maisie Williams as Arya Stark on Game of Thrones (Episode: “No One”) (HBO)
Constance Zimmer as Quinn King on UnREAL (Episode: “Mother”) (Lifetime)

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “Manna from Heaven”) (FX)
Hugh Laurie as Richard Onslow Roper on The Night Manager (Episode: “Episode 5”) (AMC)
Jesse Plemons as Ed Blumquist on Fargo (Episode: “Loplop”) (FX)
David Schwimmer as Robert Kardashian on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “Conspiracy Theories”) (FX)
John Travolta as Robert Shapiro on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “100% Not Guilty”) (FX)
Bokeem Woodbine as Mike Milligan on Fargo (Episode: “Palindrome”) (FX)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie
Kathy Bates as Iris on American Horror Story: Hotel (Episode: “Battle Royale”) (FX)
Olivia Colman as Angela Burr on The Night Manager (Episode: “Episode 6”) (AMC)
Regina King as Terri LaCroix on American Crime (Episode: “Season Two: Episode Eight”) (ABC)
Melissa Leo as Lady Bird Johnson on All the Way (HBO)
Sarah Paulson as Sally McKenna on American Horror Story: Hotel (Episode: “The Ten Commandments Killer”) (FX)
Jean Smart as Floyd Gerhardt on Fargo (Episode: “Fear and Trembling”) (FX)

Writing
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Catastrophe (Episode: “Episode 1”), Written by Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan (Amazon)
Master of None (Episode: “Parents”), Written by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang (Netflix)
Silicon Valley (Episode: “Founder Friendly”), Written by Dan O’Keefe (HBO)
Silicon Valley (Episode: “The Uptick”), Written by Alec Berg (HBO)
Veep (Episode: “Morning After”), Written by David Mandel (HBO)
Veep (Episode: “Mother”), Written by Alex Gregory and Peter Huyck (HBO)

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
The Americans (Episode: “Persona Non Grata”), Written by Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg (FX)
Downton Abbey (Episode: “Episode Eight”), Written by Julian Fellowes (PBS)
Game of Thrones (Episode: “Battle of the Bastards”), Written by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss (HBO)
The Good Wife (Episode: “End”), Written by Robert King and Michelle King (CBS)
Mr. Robot (Episode: “eps1.0 hellofriend.mov”), Written by Sam Esmail (USA)
UnREAL (Episode: “Return”), Written by Marti Noxon and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro (Lifetime)

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping, Written by Patton Oswalt (Netflix)
Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo, Written by Amy Schumer (HBO)
John Mulaney: The Comeback Kid, Written by John Mulaney (Netflix)
Tig Notaro: Boyish Girl Interrupted, Written by Tig Notaro (HBO)
Triumph’s Election Special 2016 (Hulu)

Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special
Fargo (Episode: “Loplop”), Written by Bob DeLaurentis (FX)
Fargo (Episode: “Palindrome”), Written by Noah Hawley (FX)
The Night Manager, Written by David Farr (AMC)
The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “From the Ashes of Tragedy”), Written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski (FX)
The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “The Race Card”), Written by Joe Robert Cole (FX)
The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “Marcia, Marcia, Marcia”), Written by D. V. DeVincentis (FX)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.