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2018 Primetime Emmy Awards: Jeffrey Wright Nominated for Second Award

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Nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. ET/8:30 a.m. PT. Here's everything you need to know.

Here are some key takeaways

  • HBO's "Westworld" now has 21 Emmy nominations
  • Netflix' "The Handmaid Tale" now has 20 nominations
  • "Stranger Things" now has 12 nominations
  • Jeffrey Wright has been nominated for two Emmys and won one for "Angels in America" in 2004.
  • Sandra Oh is the first Asian woman to be nominated for an Emmy in its 70-year history.
  • Netflix has surpassed HBO in Emmy nominations

Lead Actor in a Drama Series:

  • Jason Bateman ("Ozark")
  • Sterling K. Brown ("This Is Us")
  • Ed Harris ("Westworld")
  • Matthew Rhys ("The Americans")
  • Milo Ventimiglia ("This Is Us")
  • Jeffrey Wright ("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")
  • Evan Rachel Wood ("Westworld")

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series:

  • Pamela Adlon ("Better Things")
  • Rachel Brosnahan ("The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel")
  • Tracee Ellis Ross ("Black-ish")
  • Allison Janney ("Mom")
  • Lily Tomlin ("Grace and Frankie")
  • Issa Rae ("Insecure")

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series:

  • Donald Glover (“Atlanta”)
  • Bill Hader (“Barry”)
  • Anthony Anderson (“Black-ish”)
  • William H. Macy (“Shameless”)
  • Larry David (“Curb Your Enthusiasm”)
  • Ted Danson (“The Good Place”)

Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie:

  • Laura Dern (“The Tale”)
  • Jessica Biel (“The Sinner”)
  • Michelle Dockery (“Godless”)
  • Edie Falco (“The Menendez Murders”)
  • Regina King (“Seven Seconds”)
  • Sarah Paulson (“American Horror Story: Cult”)

Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie:

  • Antonio Banderas (“Genius: Picasso”)
  • Darren Criss (“The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story”)
  • Benedict Cumberbatch (“Patrick Melrose”)
  • Jeff Daniels (“The Looming Tower”)
  • John Legend (“Jesus Christ Superstar”)
  • Jesse Plemons (“USS Callister”)

Outstanding Drama Series:

  • The Americans
  • The Crown
  • Game of Thrones
  • The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Stranger Things
  • This Is Us 
  • Westworld

Outstanding supporting actress in a drama series

  • Alexis Bledel (The Handmaid's Tale)
  • Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things)
  • Ann Dowd (The Handmaid's Tale)
  • Lena Headey (Game Of Thrones)
  • Vanessa Kirby (The Crown)
  • Thandie Newton (Westworld)
  • Yvonne Strahovski (The Handmaid's Tale)

Reality Competition

  • "The Amazing Race"
  • "American Ninja Warrior"
  • "Project Runway"
  • "RuPaul's Drag Race"
  • "Top Chef"
  • "The Voice"

Variety Sketch Series

  • "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
  • "Portlandia" (IFC)
  • "Drunk History" (Comedy Central)
  • "Tracey Ullman's Show" (HBO)
  • "At Home with Amy Sedaris" (TruTV)
  • "I Love You, America" (Hulu)

Outstanding Talk Series: 

  • The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
  • Full Frontal
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live!
  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
  • The Late Late Show with James Corden

The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will be awarded on September 27, 2018, 5PM PT \ 8 PM EST on NBC.

Who do you want to win the 2018 Emmy award?

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