Game of Thrones , which had its last season this year, won 32 nominations on Tuesday at the Emmy Awards. Last year the fantasy series received 22 nominations.
The nominations for the Emmy Awards were announced on Tuesday evening. The drama series that have a chance of winning an award are Better Call Saul , Bodyguard , Game of Thrones , Killing Eve , Ozark , Pose , Succession and This Is Us .
The comedy series that are eligible for an Emmy Award are Barry , Fleabag , Russian Doll , Schitt's Creek , The Good Place , The Marveous Mrs. Maisel and Veep .
See also: Overview: The Emmy nominations of 2019
The actors who have been nominated for a prize in a drama series are Jason Bateman ( Ozark ), Sterling K. Brown ( This Is Us ), Kit Harington ( Game of Thrones ), Bob Odenkirk ( Better Call Saul ), Billy Porter ( Pose ) and Milo Ventimiglia ( This Is Us ).
The nominees for best actress in a drama series include 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 ) and Robin Wright ( House of Cards ).
A few series that have often been nominated before, including The Handmaid's Tale , Big Little Lies and Stranger Things , have no chance of winning an Emmy this year. These series were only broadcast after May, and to have a chance of being nominated, the series must have premiered before 31 May.
The nominations were announced by actors D'arcy Carden ( The Good Place, Barry ) and Ken Jeong ( Crazy Rich Asians, Dr. Ken ).
The 71st edition of the Emmy Awards will be on Sunday, September 22 in Los Angeles.