It was among HBO's 108 nominations. Thursday's nomination puts his total at seven, breaking the record for most nominated performer in this category. She wasn't nominated for an Emmy in 2017, either.
"Among the welcome highlights, the Television Academy recognized the final season of "The Americans", Sandra Oh for her standout starring performance in BBC America's "Killing Eve", Issa Rae for HBO's "Insecure" and Ted Danson - representing one of the few major-network series to break through - for NBC's The Good Place".
HBO awards darling "Veep" was ineligible this year and its crown passed to "Atlanta", the FX comedy created by and starring Donald Glover, which amassed 16 nods.
HBO's Game of Thrones is closely followed by dystopian sci-fi series The Handmaid's Tale, which gained 20 nominations and won top drama past year. These shows and performances absolutely deserved a little recognition. Meanwhile, newcomer Godless and comedy blowout GLOW also helped Netflix's numbers soar with 12 and 10 nominations apiece.
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He described the current situation as "disproportionate and not fair to the taxpayers of the United States". The U.S., which spent $685.9 billion on defense in 2017, now makes up 51.1 percent of NATO's combined GDP.
While that rang true to a degree, "The Looming Tower" did not break into the limited series race.
Read on for a look at some of those who didn't make the cut.
As always, the Emmys will be second-guessed and analyzed, looking for snubs and surprises.
The series scored key nods in categories including drama series, lead actress in a drama (Elisabeth Moss), supporting actress in a drama (Alexis Bledel, Ann Dowd, Yvonne Strahovski), supporting actor in a drama (Joseph Fiennes), guest actress in a drama (Kelly Jenrette, Cherry Jones, Samira Wiley), drama series directing (Kari Skogland), and drama series writing (Bruce Miller).
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