Yesterday, Tuesday, July 16, the nominees for this year’s Emmy Awards were announced, which are already in their 71st edition. There, Game of Thrones got a total of 32 nominations counting all the categories, thus breaking the record of nominations of a series for a single season, previously obtained by NYPD Blue 25 years ago.
Nomination-wise, Game of Thrones is followed by The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (20), Chernobyl (19), Saturday Night Live (18), Barry (17), Fosse/Verdon (17) and When They See Us (16).
The Emmys are annual awards given by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in recognition to the excellence of professionals in the television industry.
These awards are divided into more than 110 categories, highlighting at the musical level the following ones:
The extensive and complete list of nominees can be found at the following links:
The ceremony, which will be held on Sunday, September 22 at 8:00 pm (Eastern Time) / 5:00 pm Pacific Time at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, and will be broadcast live on the American television network FOX.
Complementarily, the ceremony for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards will be held on Saturday, September 21, and will be broadcasted by FXX.