‘Game of Thrones’ earns a leading 22 Emmy Award nominations

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A screen and podium appear on stage at the 70th Primetime Emmy Nominations Announcements at the Television Academy's Saban Media Center on Thursday, July 12, 2018, in Los Angeles.

The series had been expected to dominate the acting races among the limited series and TV movies - and indeed it did, with Darren Criss, Penelope Cruz, Edgar Ramirez and Ricky Martin all nominated. Saturday Night Live and Westworld both grabbed 21 nominations each, while The Handmaid's Tale secured 20 nominations. It got 23 nods in 2016 but wasn't eligible past year.

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"It's been another record-breaking year with more than 9,100 entries in 122 unique categories for the initial nomination round of voting", Television Academy Chairman and CEO Hayma Washington said in a statement. Medfield's Uzo Aduba has been nominated for Supporting Actress for "Orange Is the New Black" three times (winning twice, in 2014 and 2015), while Wayland and West Roxbury's Taylor Schilling was nominated for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 2014.

Actress Samira Wiley of "The Handmaid's Tale" and actor Ryan Eggold, who starred in "The Blacklist", read this year's nominees.

The 2018 Emmys will be hosted by Saturday Night Live stars Colin Jost and Michael Che.

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