Emmys: Netflix Beats HBO With Most Nominations

7:08 AM 7/12/2018

by THR staff

This is the first time HBO hasn't led all nominations in 18 years.

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The 2018 Emmy nominations have been unveiled. 

The Handmaid's Tale's Samira Wiley and New Amsterdam's Ryan Eggold on Thursday announced the 2018 Emmy nominations along with Television Academy chairman-CEO Hayma Washington and president-COO Maury McIntyre. 

Netflix topped HBO with the most Emmy nominations, scoring 112 total noms to HBO's 108. It's the first time HBO hasn't led all nominees in 18 years.

The 70th annual Primetime Emmys are set to air on NBC for the first time since 2014 on Monday, Sept. 17, from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Saturday Night Live's Colin Jost and Michael Che are set to host.

A list of 2018 Emmy nominees follows.

  • Comedy Series

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (WINNER)

    Atlanta

    Barry

    Black-ish

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    GLOW

    Silicon Valley

    Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

  • Drama Series

    Game of Thrones (WINNER)

    The Crown

    The Handmaid’s Tale

    Stranger Things

    The Americans

    This Is Us

    Westworld

  • Limited Series

    The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (WINNER)

    The Alienist

    Genius: Picasso

    Godless

    Patrick Melrose

  • Television Movie

    Fahrenheit 451

    Flint

    Paterno

    The Tale

    USS Callister (Black Mirror)

  • Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Television Movie

    Darren Criss, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (WINNER)

    Antonio Banderas, Genius: Picasso

    Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Melrose

    Jeff Daniels, The Looming Tower

    John Legend, Jesus Christ Superstar

    Jesse Plemons, Black Mirror: USS Callister

  • Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie

    Regina King, Seven Seconds (WINNER)

    Jessica Biel, The Sinner

    Laura Dern, The Tale

    Michelle Dockery, Godless

    Edie Falco, Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders

    Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Cult

  • Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

    Bill Hader, Barry (WINNER)

    Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

    Ted Danson, The Good Place

    Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Donald Glover, Atlanta

    William H. Macy, Shameless

  • Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

    Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (WINNER)

    Pamela Adlon, Better Things

    Allison Janney, Mom

    Issa Rae, Insecure

    Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish

    Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

  • Lead Actor in a Drama Series

    Matthew Rhys, The Americans (WINNER)

    Jason Bateman, Ozark

    Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us

    Ed Harris, Westworld

    Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us

    Jeffrey Wright, Westworld

  • Lead Actress in a Drama Series

    Claire Foy, The Crown (WINNER)

    Keri Russell, The Americans 

    Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black

    Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid's Tale

    Sandra Oh, Killing Eve

    Evan Rachel Wood, Westworld

  • Reality or Competition Series

    RuPaul's Drag Race (WINNER)

    The Amazing Race

    American Ninja Warrior

    Project Runway

    Top Chef

    The Voice

  • Variety Sketch Series

    Saturday Night Live (WINNER)

    At Home With Amy Sedaris

    Drunk History

    I Love You, America

    Portlandia

    Tracey Ullman’s Show

  • Variety Talk Series

    Last Week Tonight (WINNER)

    Full Frontal With Samantha Bee

    Jimmy Kimmel Live!

    The Daily Show With Trevor Noah

    The Late Late Show With James Corden

    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

  • Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

    Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones (WINNER)

    Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones

    Joseph Fiennes, The Handmaid's Tale

    David Harbour, Stranger Things

    Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

    Matt Smith, The Crown

  • Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

    Thandie Newton, Westworld (WINNER)

    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

  • Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

    Henry Winkler, Barry (WINNER)

    Louie Anderson, Baskets

    Alec Baldwin, Saturday Night Live

    Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

    Brian Tyree Henry, Atlanta

    Tony Shalhoub, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

    Kenan Thompson, Saturday Night Live

  • Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

    Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (WINNER)

    Zazie Beetz, Atlanta

    Aidy Bryant, Saturday Night Live

    Betty Gilpin, GLOW

    Leslie Jones, Saturday Night Live

    Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

    Laurie Metcalf, Roseanne

    Megan Mullally, Will & Grace

  • Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Television Movie

    Jeff Daniels, Godless (WINNER)

    Brandon Victor Dixon, Jesus Christ Superstar

    John Leguizamo, Waco

    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

  • Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie

    Merritt Wever, Godless (WINNER)

    Sara Bareilles, Jesus Christ Superstar

    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)

  • Documentary or Nonfiction Special

    Icarus

    Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond — Featuring a Very Special, Contractually Obligated Mention of Tony Clifton

    Mister Rogers: It’s You I Like

    Spielberg

    The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling

  • Documentary or Nonfiction Series

    American Masters

    Blue Planet II

    The Defiant Ones

    The Fourth Estate

    Wild Wild Country

  • Variety Special (Live)

    The 75th Annual Golden Globes

    The 60th Annual Grammy Awards

    Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

    Night of Too Many Stars

    The Oscars

  • Variety Special (Pre-Recorded)

    Carol Burnett Show 50th Anniversary Special

    Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special 2018

    Dave Chappelle: Equanimity

    Full Frontal With Samantha Bee Presents: The Great American Puerto Rico (It’s Complicated)

    Steve Martin & Martin Short: An Evening You Will Forget for the Rest of Your Life

  • Informational Series or Special

    Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown

    Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath

    My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman

    StarTalk With Neil deGrasse Tyson

    Vice

  • Guest Actor in a Drama Series

    F. Murray Abraham, Homeland

    Cameron Britton, Mindhunter

    Matthew Goode, The Crown

    Ron Cephas-Jones, This Is Us

    Gerald McRainey, This Is Us

    Jimmi Simpson, Westworld

  • Guest Actress in a Drama Series

    Viola Davis, Scandal

    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

  • Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

    Sterling K. Brown, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

    Bryan Cranston, Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Will Ferrell, Saturday Night Live

    Donald Glover, Saturday Night Live

    Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live

    Lin-Manuel Miranda, Curb Your Enthusiasm

    Katt Williams, Atlanta

  • 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

  • Writing for a Drama Series

    "Start," The Americans (WINNER)
    Written by Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg

    "Mystery Man," The Crown
    Written by Peter Morgan

    "The Dragon and the Wolf," Game of Thrones
    Written by David Benioff and D.B. Weiss

    "June," The Handmaid's Tale
    Teleplay by Bruce Miller

    "Nice Face," Killing Eve
    Written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge

    "Chapter Nine: The Gate," Stranger Things
    Written by The Duffer Brothers

  • Writing for a Comedy Series

    "Pilot," The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (WINNER)
    Written by Amy Sherman-Palladino

    "Alligator Man," Atlanta
    Written by Donald Glover

    "Barbershop," Atlanta
    Written by Stefani Robinson

    "Chapter One: Make Your Mark," Barry
    Written by Alec Berg and Bill Hader

    "Chapter Seven: Loud, Fast and Keep Going," Barry
    Written by Liz Sarnoff

    "Fifty-One Percent," Silicon Valley
    Written by Alec Berg

  • Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special

    USS Callister (Black Mirror) (WINNER)
    Written by William Bridges and Charlie Brooker

    "Clean Up," American Vandal
    Written by Kevin McManus and Matthew McManus

    "House by the Lake," The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story
    Written by Tom Rob Smith

    Godless
    Written by Scott Frank

    Patrick Melrose
    Written by David Nicholls

    Twin Peaks
    Written by David Lynch and Mark Frost

  • Writing for a Variety Series

    Full Frontal With Samantha Bee
    Head Writer Melinda Taub
    Written by Samantha Bee, Pat Cassels, Mike Drucker, Eric Drysdale, Mathan Erhardt, Travon Free, Miles Kahn, Nicole Silverberg
    Writing Supervised by Ashley Nicole Black, Joe Grossman

    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
    Written by John Oliver, Tim Carvell, Raquel D'Apice, Josh Gondelman, Dan Gurewitch, Geoff Haggerty, Jeff Maurer, Brian Parise, Scott Sherman, Ben Silva, Will Tracy, Jill Twiss, Seena Vali, Juli Weiner

    Late Night With Seth Meyers
    Written by Jermain Affonso, Alex Baze, Bryan Donaldson, Sal Gentile, Matt Goldich, Dina Gusovky, Jenny Hagel, Allison Hord, Mike Karnell, John Lutz, Seth Meyers, Ian Morgan, Seth Reiss, Amber Ruffin, Mike Scollins, Mike Shoemaker, Ben Warheit

    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert
    Head Writer Jay Katsir, Opus Moreschi
    Written by Michael Brumm, Nate Charny, Aaron Cohen, Stephen Colbert, Cullen Crawford, Paul Dinello, Ariel Dumas, Glenn Eichler, Django Gold, Gabe Gronli, Barry Julien, Daniel Kibblesmith, Matt Lappin, Michael Pielocik, Tom Purcell, Kate Sidley, Jen Spyra, Brian Stack, John Thibodeaux

    Saturday Night Live
    Head Writer Michael Che, Colin Jost, Kent Sublette, Bryan Tucker
    Written by James Anderson, Steven Castillo, Andrew Dismukes, Megan Callahan, Anna Drezen, Claire Friedman, Steve Higgins, Sam Jay, Erik Kenward, Michael Koman, Dave McCary, Dennis McNicholas, Lorne Michaels, Namesh Patel, Josh Patten, Katie Rich, Gary Richardson, Pete Schultz, Will Stephen, Julio Torres, Stephen Glover, Jamal Olori, Tim Kalpakis, Erik Marino, Fran Gillespie
    Writing Supervised by Sudi Green and Streeter Seidell

  • Directing for a Drama Series

    "Paterfamilias," The Crown (WINNER)
    Directed by Stephen Daldry

    "Beyond the Wall," Game of Thrones
    Directed by Alan Taylor

    "The Dragon and the Wolf," Game of Thrones
    Directed by Jeremy Podeswa

    "After," The Handmaid's Tale
    Directed by Kari Skogland

    "The Toll," Ozark
    Directed by Jason Bateman

    "Tonight We Improvise," Ozark
    Directed by Daniel Sackheim

    "Chapter Nine: The Gate," Stranger Things
    Directed by The Duffer Brothers

  • Directing for a Comedy Series

    The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, "Pilot" (WINNER)
    Directed by Amy Sherman-Palladino

    Atlanta, "FUBU"
    Directed by Donald Glover

    Atlanta, "Teddy Perkins"
    Directed by Hiro Murai

    Barry, "Chapter One: Make Your Mark"
    Directed by Bill Hader

    The Big Bang Theory, "The Bow Tie Symmetry"
    Directed by Mark Cendrowski (Read more about his original omission from this category here.)

    GLOW, "Pilot"
    Directed by Jesse Peretz

    Silicon Valley, "Initial Coin Offering"
    Directed by Mike Judge

     

  • Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special

    The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, "The Man Who Would Be Vogue" (WINNER) 
    Directed by Ryan Murphy

    Godless
    Directed by Scott Frank

    Jesus Christ Superstar Live In Concert
    Directed by David Leveaux
    Live Television Directed by Alex Rudzinski

    The Looming Tower, "9/11"
    Directed by Craig Zisk

    Paterno
    Directed by Barry Levinson

    Patrick Melrose
    Directed by Edward Berger

    Twin Peaks
    Directed by David Lynch

  • Directing for a Variety Series

    Full Frontal With Samantha Bee, "Episode 2061"
    Directed by Andre Allen

    Last Week Tonight With John Oliver, "Episode 421"
    Directed by Paul Pennolino

    The Late Late Show With James Corden, "Episode 0416"
    Directed by Tim Mancinelli

    The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, "Episode 438"
    Directed by Jim Hoskinson

    Portlandia, "Riot Spray"
    Directed by Carrie Brownstein

    Saturday Night Live, "Host: Donald Glover"
    Directed by Don Roy King