<pre><pre>HBO dominated the 2019 Emmy nominations, thanks to Game of Thrones

After Netflix defeated HBO last year for the total Emmy nominations, HBO returned to its usual dominant position in 2019 and earned no fewer than 137 total Emmy nominations, thanks to Game of Thrones" last season.


The network has received a total of 32 nominations Game of Thrones, break the previous record that is saved NYPD Blue (26 nominations in 1994). HBO & # 39; s other 105 nominations this year came from series such as Barry (17 nominations) and Chernobyl (19 nominations). HBO also earned nearly three times as many nominations as the four traditional networks (ABC, NBC, Fox and CBS) combined.

That is undeniable Game of Thrones is a rare cultural moloch. More than 45 million people have signed up for the latest episodes of the show, according to HBO. It makes sense that the Emmy mood body would honor the series that formed more than almost any other television culture series the past ten years. And that is despite how negative Game of Thrones & # 39; last season was received by both fans and critics. Crazy men and Breaking Bad were both significant and influential, but Game of Thrones changed from appointment TV to a global obsession all the way through the series final. That is incredibly rare.

But Game of Thrones & # 39; the time has come to an end, and this year's Emmy nominations are a good chance to see what comes next. The total number of HBO nominations (137 nominations) was followed by Netflix (117), NBC (58) and Amazon Prime Video (47). Here is a breakdown of nominations that large networks received in 2018 and 2019, according to The Hollywood Reporter:

HBO: 137 in 2019, 108 in 2018 (+29)

Netflix: 117 in 2019, 112 in 2018 (+5)

NBC: 58 in 2019, 78 in 2018 (-20)


Amazon Prime Video: 47 in 2019, 22 in 2018 (+25)

CBS: 43 in 2019, 35 in 2018 (+8)

FX networks: 32 in 2019, 50 in 2018 (-18)

ABC: 26 in 2019, 31 in 2018 (-5)

Hulu: 20 in 2019, 27 in 2018 (-7)

Fox: 18 in 2019, 16 in 2018 (+2)

Show Time: 18 in 2019, 21 in 2018 (-3)


CNN: 17 in 2019, 10 in 2018 (+7)

VH1: 14 in 2019, 12 in 2018 (+2)

National Geographic: 13 in 2019, 17 in 2018 (-4)

AMC: 11 in 2019, 1 in 2018 (+10)

The story of recent years was that streaming the traditional TV networks, both premium and cable, passed by at awards. That may not yet be the case, but streaming clearly sees a steady increase in total nominations. The three major streaming companies – Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video – have collected 184 Emmy nominations this year, an increase of 14 percent over the 161 nominations from last year.


And the four traditional networks saw an 8 percent decrease between 2018 (159 in total) and this year (145). This does not take into account cable networks such as FX (which saw a large decrease), AMC (large increase) and HBO. Although all data must be taken with a grain of salt, it is undeniable that as more networks switch to streaming, companies like Netflix and Disney spend a lot of money on original content, the more award shows are dominated by streamers.

It has been a while since a single show has dominated for a year Game of Thrones done in 2019. HBO is starting to figure out a way to fill that huge gap in the slate, while many other companies are planning to launch new streaming services with an almost infinite range of original series. Amazon is working on a Lord of the Rings series; Disney has its upcoming Marvel shows, such as Loki, and Star Wars" The Mandalorian. WarnerMedia is working on projects such as a Dune series and is depositing even more money in HBO at the streaming end.

At the same time, many of the series that have regularly been Emmy nominees in the last decade are approaching the end of their lives. This is us and You better call Saul – two important shows that can compete with HBO, Amazon and Netflix – have so much time left. The pool of workhorse Emmy shows will become smaller as more traditional networks focus on streaming (FX content on Hulu, and HBO content on HBO Max) and Netflix is ​​investing money in developing larger original series.

Game of Thrones & # 39; end opens the door for the return of competitive, diverse rewards that start next year. The cultural moloch is gone. There will undoubtedly be another major series that catches the attention – such as Emily VanDerWerff pointed it out Vox, "There is always a huge TV show again." The question is whether that next series will come from a traditional network such as NBC, a prestigious cable division such as AMC or from a streamer such as Netflix or even Disney +.

The full list of nominees can be read below:

Excellent drama


You better call Saul


Game of Thrones

Kill eve





This is us

Leading role in a drama

Jason Bateman Ozark

Sterling K. Brown, This is us

Kit Harington Game of Thrones

Bob Odenkirk, You better call Saul

Billy Porter Pose

Milo Ventimiglia This is us

Leading actor in a drama

Emilia Clarke Game of Thrones


Jodie Comer Kill eve

Viola Davis, How to get away with murder

Laura Linney Ozark

Mandy Moore This is us

Sandra Oh Kill eve


Robin Wright House of cards

Support actress in a drama

Gwendoline Christie, Game of Thrones

Julia Garner, Ozark

Lena Headey Game of Thrones

Fiona shaw, Kill eve


Sophie Turner, Game of Thrones

Maisie williams, Game of Thrones

Supporting actor in a drama

Alfie Allen, Game of Thrones

Jonathan Banks, You better call Saul

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Giancarlo Esposito, You better call Saul

Michael Kelly House of cards

Chris Sullivan This is us

Guest actress in a drama

Laverne Cox, Orange is the new black

Cherry Jones *, The Handmaid & # 39; s Tale

Jessica Lange, AHS: Apocalypse

Phylicia Rashad, This is us

Cicely Tyson, How get away with murder

Carice van Houten, Game of Thrones

Guest actor in a drama

Michael Angarana This is us

Ron Cephas Jones, This is us

Michael McKean You better call Saul

Kumail Nanjiani, The twilight zone

Glynn Turman, How to get away with murder

Bradley Whitford *, The Handmaid & # 39; s Tale

Excellent comedy


sleeping bag

The right place

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Russian doll

Schitt & # 39; s Creek


Leading actor in a comedy

Christina Applegate, Death for me

Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Natasha Lyonne, Russian doll

Catherine O & # 39; Hara, Schitt & # 39; s Creek

Phoebe Waller Bridge, sleeping bag

Leading role in a comedy

Anthony Anderson, blackish

Don Cheadle, Black Monday

Ted Danson The right place

Michael Douglas The Kominsky method

Bill Hader Barry

Eugene Levy Schitt & # 39; s Creek

Supporting actress in a comedy

Alex Borstein, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Anna Chlumsky, Veep

Sian Clifford, sleeping bag

Olivia Colman sleeping bag

Betty Gilpin GLOW

Sarah Goldberg, Barry

Marin Hinkle, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Kate McKinnon Saturday Night Live

Supporting an actor in a comedy

Alan Arkin, The Kominsky method

Anthony Carrigan, Barry

Tony Hale Veep

Stephen Root, Barry

Tony Shalhoub The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Henry Winkler Barry

Guest actress in a comedy

Jane Lynch The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Sandra Oh Saturday Night Live

Maya Rudolph, The right place

Kristin Scott Thomas, sleeping bag

Fiona shaw, sleeping bag

Emma Thompson Saturday Night Live

Guest actor in a comedy

Matt Damon Saturday Night Live

Robert de Niro, Saturday Night Live

Luke Kirby, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Peter MacNicol, Veep

John Mulaney Saturday Night Live

Adam Sandler, Saturday Night Live

Rufus Sewell, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Limited series


Escape to Dannemora

Fosse / Verdon

sharp objects

When they see us

Made for TV movie

Bandersnatch: Black Mirror


Deadwood: The Movie

King Lear

My dinner with Hervé

Leading actor in a limited series or film

Amy Adams, sharp objects

Patricia Arquette, Escape to Dannemora

Aunjanue Ellis, When they see us

Joey King The deed

Niecy Nash, When they see us

Michelle Williams Fosse / Verdon

Leading role in a limited series or film

Mahershala Ali, Real detective

Benecio del Toro, Escape to Dannemora

Hugh grant, A very English scandal

Jared Harris Chernobyl

Jharrel Jerome, When they see us

Sam Rockwell Fosse / Verdon

Support for actress in a limited series or film

Patricia Arquette, The deed

Marsha Stephanie Blake, When they see us

Patricia Clarkson, sharp objects

Vera Farmiga, When they see us

Margaret Qualley, Fosse / Verdon

Emily Watson Chernobyl

Supporting actor in a limited series or film

Asante blackk, When they see us

Paul Dano Escape to Dannemora

John Leguizamo When they see us

Stellan Skarsgård, Chernobyl

Ben Whishaw A very English scandal

Michael K Williams When they see us

Reality Show Host

James Corden, The world's best

Ellen DeGeneres, Ellen & # 39; s Game Of Games

Marie Kondo Clean up with Marie Kondo

Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman, Making it

RuPaul, RuPaul & # 39; s Drag Race

Reality Show Competition

The great race

American Ninja Warrior


RuPaul & # 39; s Drag Race

Top chef

The voice

Variety Sketch Series

At Home With Amy Sedaris

Documentary now!

Drunk history

I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman

Saturday Night Live

Who is America

Variety Talk series

The daily show with Trevor Noah

Full frontal with Samantha Bee

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Last week tonight with John Oliver

The Late Late Show with James Corden

The late show with Stephen Colbert