Emmys 2016: ‘Mr. Robot,’ ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Sherlock,’ ‘Master of None’ among nominees

Sherlock season 3The Emmys were announced this morning in Los Angeles, and as a whole, we’re sure that everyone is going to have some of their own individual reactions to them. It happens every year when you have so many great shows, and so little room to nominate!

For the sake of this article, we’re focusing almost entirely on the nominations themselves as read out this morning by Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham. After all, there will be plenty of time for us to analyze the list, the snubs, and the surprises over the course of the next hour or so, let alone the next several days.

Drama Series

The Americans

Better Call Saul

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones


House of Cards

Mr. Robot

Comedy Series


Master of None

Modern Family

Silicon Valley


Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Limited Series

American Crime


The Night Manager

The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story


Actor, Drama Series

Kyle Chandler, Bloodline

Rami Malek, Mr. Robot

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul

Matthew Rhys, The Americans

Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Actress, Drama Series

Claire Danes, Homeland

Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder

Taraji P. Henson, Empire

Tatiana Maslany, Oprhan Black

Keri Russell, The Americans

Robin Wright, House of Cards

Supporting Actor, Drama

Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Michael Kelly, House of Cards

Men Mendohlson, Bloodline

Kit Harington, Game of Thrones

Jon Voight, Ray Donovan

Supporting Actress, Drama

Dame Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones

Maisie Williams, Game of Thrones

Maura Tierney, The Affair

Constance Zimmer, UnREAL

Actor, Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson, black-ish

Aziz Ansari, Master of None

Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth

William H. Macy, Shameless

Thomas Middleditch, Silicon Valley

Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Actress, Comedy Series

Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Laurie Metcalf, Getting On

Tracee Ellis Ross, black-ish

Amy Schumer, Inside Amy Schumer

Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

Supporting Actor, Comedy

Louie Anderson, “Baskets”

Keegan-Michael Key, “Key & Peele”

Tituss Burgess, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”

Tony Hale, “Veep”

Andre Braugher, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”

Ty Burrell, “Modern Family”

Matt Walsh, “Veep”

Supporting Actress, Comedy

Niecy Nash, “Getting On”

Kate McKinnon, “Saturday Night Live”

Gaby Hoffmann, “Transparent”

Allison Janney, “Mom”

Judith Light, “Transparent”

Anna Chlumsky, “Veep”

Actor, Limited Series / TV Movie

Bryan Cranston, All the Way

Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

Idris Elba, Luther

Cuba Gooding Jr., The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story

Tom Hiddleston, The Night Manager

Courtney B. Vance, The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story

Actress, Limited Series / TV Movie

Kirsten Dunst, Fargo

Felicity Huffman, American Crime

Audra McDonald, “Last Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill”

Sarah Paulson, The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story

Lily Taylor, American Crime

Kerry Washington, Confirmation

Supporting Actor, Limited Series / TV Movie

Jesse Plemons, Fargo

Hugh Laurie, The Night Manager

Sterling K. Brown, The People v. OJ Simpson, American Crime Story

Bokeem Woodbine, Fargo

John Travolta, The People v. OJ Simpson, American Crime Story

David Schwimmer, The People v. OJ Simpson, American Crime Story

Supporting Actress, Limited Series / TV Movie

Melissa Leo, All the Way

Jean Smart, Fargo

Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Hotel

Regina King, American Crime

Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Hotel

Olivia Colman, The Night Manager

Reality Competition Series

The Amazing Race

American Ninja Warrior

Dancing with the Stars

Project Runway

Top Chef

Variety Talk Series

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

The Late Late Show with James Corden

Real Time with Bill Maher

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

TV Movie

A Very Murray Christmas

All the Way



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