Celebrities React to Their Emmy Nominations

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The last time there were three freshman series in the top comedy category was 2010 (Modern Family, Glee and Nurse Jackie).

NBC's "This Is Us", the show about a multicultural family that premiered to huge critical acclaim previous year, received its second nomination for drama series.

"Game of Thrones" roared back onto the Emmy battlefield, topping Thursday's nominations with 22 bids but facing a formidable opponent in "The Handmaid's Tale, " last year's top drama series.

Netflix is the most nominated network, with 112 - breaking a 17-year streak at the top for HBO.

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CNN's "Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown", received a nomination in the category for best information series or special, which also includes shows with Leah Remini and David Letterman.

This image released by HBO shows Issa Rae in a scene from "Insecure". "Atlanta" will face newcomers including "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, " "Glow" and "Barry". Brown is also nominated for comedy series guest actor for "Brooklyn Nine-Nine".

John Legend scores a nomination of his own for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role as Jesus in NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert". Dinklage has been nominated in this category for every single season of Game of Thrones (he's won twice, for her work on seasons 1 and 5), bringing his grand total of nods to seven.

"TBS bravely put a woman over 45 on TV and in turn I only got yelled at by the president once", she said in a statement. And during Thursday's 2018 Emmy nominations announcement, it was revealed that it's been nominated for 22 more, including Best Drama Series, Best Directing for a Drama Series and Best Writing for a Drama Series. The 70th Emmy Awards will telecast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Sunday, September 17 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT) on NBC. Megan Amram, nominated for "An Emmy for Megan", scored two noms her first time at Emmy bat, with short-form actress, as well as short-form series.

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