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Emmys 2017: This is Us, The Handmaid’s Tale, Westworld, and More Nominees Announced

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It’s that time of year again!

The 69th Primetime Emmy Award nominations were announced today, including nominations for This is Us, The Handmaid’s Tale, Big Little Lies, Black-ish, and Modern Family, to name a few.

Saturday Night Live and Westworld each received an incredible 22 nominations each.

Here’s a look at this year’s nominations. Be sure to let us know your thoughts on the nominations in the comments below.

Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

  • Alexander Skarsgard (Big Little Lies)
  • David Thewlis (Fargo)
  • Alfred Molina (Feud)
  • Stanley Tucci (Feud)
  • Bill Camp (The Night Of)
  • Michael K. Williams (The Night Of)

Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

  • Regina King (American Crime)
  • Shailene Woodley (Big Little Lies)
  • Laura Dern (Big Little Lies)
  • Judy Davis (Feud)
  • Jackie Hoffman (Feud)
  • Michelle Pfeiffer (The Wizard of Lies)

Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

  • Riz Ahmed (The Night Of)
  • Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock: The Lying Detective)
  • Robert De Niro (The Wizard of Lies)
  • Ewan McGregor (Fargo)
  • Geoffrey Rush (Genius)
  • John Turturro (The Night Of)

Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie

  • Carrie Coon (Fargo)
  • Felicity Huffman (American Crime)
  • Nicole Kidman (Big Little Lies)
  • Jessica Lange (Feud)
  • Susan Sarandon (Feud)
  • Reese Witherspoon (Big Little Lies)

Outstanding Limited Series

  • Big Little Lies (HBO)
  • Fargo (FX)
  • Feud (FX)
  • Genius (National Geographic)
  • The Night Of (HBO)
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Outstanding TV Movie

  • The Wizard of Lies (HBO)
  • Black Mirror (Netflix)
  • Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love (NBC)
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (HBO)
  • Sherlock: The Lying Detective (PBS)

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
  • Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (TBS)
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)
  • The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS)
  • The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)
  • Real Time with Bill Maher (HBO)

Outstanding Reality Competition Show

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

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

  • Alec Baldwin (Saturday Night Live)
  • Louie Anderson (Baskets)
  • Ty Burrell (Modern Family)
  • Tituss Burgess (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt)
  • Tony Hale (Veep)
  • Matt Walsh (Veep)

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

  • Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)
  • Vanessa Beyer (Saturday Night Live)
  • Leslie Jones (Saturday Night Live)
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep)
  • Judith Light (Transparent)
  • Kathryn Hahn (Transparent)

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

  • Anthony Anderson (Black-ish)
  • Aziz Ansari (Master of None)
  • Zach Galifianakis (Baskets)
  • Donald Glover (Atlanta)
  • William H. Macy (Shameless)
  • Jeffrey Tambor (Transparent)

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

  • Ellie Kemper (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt)
  • Allison Janney (Mom)
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
  • Tracee Ellis Ross (Black-ish)
  • Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie)
  • Jane Fonda (Grace and Frankie)
  • Pamela Adlon (Better Things)
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Outstanding Comedy Series

  • Veep (HBO)
  • Atlanta (FX)
  • Black-ish (ABC)
  • Master of None (Netflix)
  • Modern Family (ABC)
  • Silicon Valley (HBO)
  • Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

  • John Lithgow (The Crown)
  • Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul)
  • Mandy Patinkin (Homeland)
  • Michael Kelly (House of Cards)
  • David Harbour (Stranger Things)
  • Ron Cephas Jones (This Is Us)
  • Jeffrey Wright (Westworld)

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

  • Ann Dowde (The Handmaid’s Tale)
  • Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale)
  • Uzo Aduba (Orange Is the New Black)
  • Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things)
  • Chrissy Metz (This Is Us)
  • Thandie Newton (Westworld)

Lead Actor in a Drama Series

  • Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)
  • Anthony Hopkins (Westworld)
  • Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)
  • Matthew Rhys (The Americans)
  • Liev Schreiber (Ray Donovan)
  • Milo Ventimiglia (This Is Us)

Lead Actress in a Drama Series

  • Claire Foy (The Crown)
  • Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale)
  • Robin Wright (House of Cards)
  • Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld)
  • Viola Davis (How to Get Away with Murder)
  • Keri Russell (The Americans)

Outstanding Drama Series

  • House of Cards (Netflix)
  • Better Call Saul (AMC)
  • The Crown (Netflix)
  • The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu)
  • This Is Us (NBC)
  • Westworld (HBO)
  • Stranger Things (Netflix)

What are your thoughts on the nominations? Who do you expect to win in each category? Share your thoughts with us in the comments below!

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The 69th annual Emmy Awards will air Sunday, September 17th on CBS.

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Ashley Bissette Sumerel

Ashley is the founder and editor-in-chief of Tell-Tale TV as well as an English Instructor with degrees in Literature, Creative Writing, and Cultural Studies. She’s looking forward to the day when her daughter is old enough to watch Buffy the Vampire Slayer with her, and she'll never grow tired of re-watching Gilmore Girls. Ashley also writes for TV Fanatic.

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