71st Emmy Award nominations – see full list of nominees

By Alexandra Heilbron on July 16, 2019 | Leave a Comment

Emmy Nominations 2019The 71st Emmy Award nominations were announced this morning by D’Arcy Carden and Ken Jeong. Game of Thrones led the nominations with 14 in the the series, directing and performance categories, and 32 overall, breaking the record for the most Emmy nominations by one show in the history of the awards show. The much buzzed about Netflix limited drama series When They See Us, which is based on the true crime story of the Central Park Five, followed closely behind in the series, directing and performance categories with 10 nominations.

Although a host for the TV ceremony has not yet been announced, that may change in the coming weeks, before the Emmy Awards air live on Fox on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 at 5 p.m. PT/8 p.m. ET. Check out the full list of series and performance category nominees below.

List of nominees:

Drama Series
Better Call Saul
Game of Thrones
Killing Eve
This Is Us

Comedy Series
The Good Place
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Russian Doll
Schitt’s Creek

Limited Series
Escape at Dannemora
Sharp Objects
When They See Us

Lead Actor Limited Series or Movie
Mahershala Ali, True Detective
Benicio del Toro, Escape at Dannemora
Hugh Grant, A Very English Scandal
Jared Harris, Chernobyl
Jharrel Jerome, When They See Us
Sam Rockwell, Fosse/Verdon

Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Amy Adams, Sharp Objects
Patricia Arquette, Escape at Dannemora
Connie Britton, Dirty John
Aunjanue Ellis, When They See Us
Joey King, The Act
Niecy Nash, When They See Us
Michelle Williams, Fosse/Verdon

Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie
Asante Blackk, When They See Us
Paul Dano, Escape at Dannemora
John Leguizamo, When They See Us
Stellan Skarsgård, Chernobyl
Ben Whishaw, A Very English Scandal
Michael Kenneth Williams, When They See Us

Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie
Patricia Arquette, The Act
Marsha Stephanie Blake, When They See Us
Patricia Clarkson, Sharp Objects
Vera Farmiga, When They See Us
Margaret Qualley, Fosse/Verdon
Emily Watson, Chernobyl

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Anthony Anderson, Black-ish
Don Cheadle, Black Monday
Ted Danson, The Good Place
Michael Douglas, The Kominsky Method
Bill Hader, Barry
Eugene Levy, Schitt’s Creek

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Christina Applegate, Dead to Me
Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Natasha Lyonne, Russian Doll
Catherine O’Hara, Schitt’s Creek
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Alan Arkin, The Kominsky Method
Anthony Carrigan, Barry
Tony Hale, Veep
Stephen Root, Barry
Tony Shalhoub, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Henry Winkler, Barry

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Anna Chlumsky, Veep
Sian Clifford, Fleabag
Olivia Colman, Fleabag
Betty Gilpin, GLOW
Sarah Goldberg, Barry
Marin Hinkle, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Jason Bateman, Ozark
Sterling K. Brown, This Is Us
Kit Harington, Game of Thrones
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul
Billy Porter, Pose
Milo Ventimiglia, This Is Us

Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones
Jodie Comer, Killing Eve
Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder
Laura Linney, Ozark
Mandy Moore, This Is Us
Sandra Oh, Killing Eve
Robin Wright, House of Cards

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alfie Allen, Game of Thrones
Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
Giancarlo Esposito, Better Call Saul
Michael Kelly, House of Cards
Chris Sullivan, This Is Us

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Gwendoline Christie, Game of Thrones
Julia Garner, Ozark
Lena Headey, Game of Thrones
Fiona Shaw, Killing Eve
Sophie Turner, Game of Thrones
Maisie Williams, Game of Thrones

Reality-Competition Program
The Amazing Race
American Ninja Warrior
Nailed It!
RuPaul’s Drag Race
Top Chef
The Voice

Variety Talk Series
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Late Late Show with James Corden
Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Television Movie
Black Mirror: Bandersnatch
Deadwood: The Movie
King Lear
My Dinner with Hervé

Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program
Ellen DeGeneres, Ellen’s Game of Games
RuPaul, RuPaul’s Drag Race
James Corden, The World’s Best
Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman, Making It
Marie Kondo, Tidying Up with Marie Kondo

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Michael McKean, Better Call Saul
Bradley Whitford, The Handmaid’s Tale
Michael Angarano, This Is Us
Glynn Turman, How To Get Away With Murder
Kumail Nanjiani, The Twilight Zone
Ron Cephas Jones, This Is Us

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Apocalypse
Laverne Cox, Orange Is The New Black
Cicley Tyson, How To Get Away With Murder
Carice van Houten, Game of Thrones
Cherry Jones, The Handmaid’s Tale
Phylicia Rashad, This Is Us

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Matt Damon, Saturday Night Live
Robert De Niro, Saturday Night Live
Adam Sandler, Saturday Night Live
John Mulaney, Saturday Night Live
Luke Kirby, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Rufus Sewell, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Peter MacNicol, Veep

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Fiona Shaw, Fleabag
Kristin Scott Thomas, Fleabag
Emma Thompson, Saturday Night Live
Sandra Oh, Saturday Night Live

Variety special (live)
The 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards
The 61st Grammy Awards
Live In Front Of A Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s “All In The Family” And “The Jeffersons”
The Oscars
72nd Annual Tony Awards

Variety special (taped)
Carpool Karaoke: When Corden Met McCartney Live From Liverpool
Hannah Gadsby: Nanette
Homecoming: A Film By Beyoncé
Springsteen On Broadway
Wanda Sykes: Not Normal

Informational series or special
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown
Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee
Leah Remini: Scientology And The Aftermath
My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman
Surviving R. Kelly

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Alec Berg, Barry 
Amy Sherman-Palladino, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Bill Hader, Barry
Daniel Palladino, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
Harry Bradbeer, Fleabag
Mark Cendrowski, The Big Bang Theory

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Alec Berg and Bill Hader, Barry
Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Fleabag
Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle, PEN15
Leslye Headland, Natasha Lyonne and Amy Poehler, Russian Doll
Allison Silverman, Russian Doll
Josh Siegal and Dylan Morgan, The Good Place
David Mandel, Veep

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, Game of Thrones
David Nutter, Game of Thrones
Miguel Sapochnik, Game of Thrones
Lisa Brühlmann, Killing Eve
Jason Bateman, Ozark
Adam McKay, Succession
Daina Reid, The Handmaid’s Tale

Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special
Stephen Frears, A Very English Scandal
Johan Renck, Chernobyl
Ben Stiller, Escape At Dannemora
Thomas Kail, Fosse/Verdon
Jessica Yu, Fosse/Verdon
Ava DuVernay, When They See Us

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special
Ben Winston, Carpool Karaoke: When Corden Met McCartney Live From Liverpool
Ed Burke and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, Homecoming: A Film By Beyoncé
James Burrows and Andy Fisher, Live In Front Of A Studio Audience: Norman Lear’s ‘All In The Family’ And ‘The Jeffersons’
Thom Zimny, Springsteen On Broadway
Glenn Weiss, The Oscars

Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program
Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin, Free Solo
Chris Smith, FYRE: The Greatest Party That Never Happened
Dan Reed, Leaving Neverland
Julie Cohen and Betsy West, RBG
Tim Wardle, Three Identical Strangers

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