Here Are All the Emmy Nominations 'Game of Thrones' Received
The HBO fantasy drama led the pack for the third year in a row with 23, with a few first-time nominations for its stars.
HBO's Game of Thrones was the most Emmy-nominated TV series for the third year in a row, with the fantasy drama based on George R.R. Martin's book series collecting 23 mentions. Those included first-time nominations for stars Kit Harington and Maisie Williams.
This year, Thrones will attempt to best its record-setting 12 wins by a series in a single season that it achieved last year.
Here's a list of all 23 nominations the reigning Emmy winner is up for this year (and for those curious, its haul was four short of the all-time drama record set by NYPD Blue in 1994):
Writing for a drama series, David Benioff and D.B. Weiss
Directing for a drama series, Miguel Sapochnik
Directing for a drama series, Jack Bender
Supporting actress, Maisie Williams
Supporting actress, Emilia Clarke
Supporting actress, Lena Headey (third nomination)
Supporting actor, Kit Harington (first nomination)
Supporting actor, Peter Dinklage (sixth nomination, two wins)
Guest actor, Max von Sydow
Special visual effects
Single-camera picture editing, Katie Weiland
Single-camera picture editing, Tim Porter
Makeup for a single-camera series