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Emmys 2018 snubs, from Meghan Markle to Emilia Clarke

Emmys 2018 snubs, from Meghan Markle to Emilia Clarke

Netflix has officially broken HBO's long-running 17-year streak of being the most nominated network, having amassed 112 nominations. Both Kit Harington (Jon Snow) and Emilia Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen) were snubbed in the Lead Actor and Lead Actress categories while Sophie Turner (Sophie Turner) and Maisie Williams (Arya Stark) missed out on Best Supporting Actress bids.

The Emmy nominations are in and HBO's "Game of Thrones" leads the pack with 22 nominations. And even some shows that did very well in overall nominations, like HBO's "Game of Thrones", saw some notable stars absent from the final tallies.

One show that stars a pair of local natives and has been nominated in the past was shut out in every major category. She added a postscript: "I think my mother at this moment may actually be satisfied".

For the full list of this year's Emmy nominations, follow here.

It will be co-hosted by "Saturday Night Live" comedians Colin Jost and Michael Che.




If Legend wins, he'll join the rarified club of "EGOT" performers who've won an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony.

The 35-year-old, who is also pregnant with her first child, shared her excitement with Vulture after being nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

Rhys and Brown will be up against Brown's castmate Milo Ventimiglia, along with Jason Bateman for "Ozark" and Ed Harris and Jeffrey Wright for "Westworld".

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) and Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld). They're also announcing some pretty big nominations.

The GLOW series on Netflix earned an Emmy award nomination for outstanding comedy series.


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