Emmy list: TV shows (‘Game of Thrones’) and networks (HBO) with the most nominations

Among drama series, “Game of Thrones” leads with 19 nominations, while “Orange is the New Black” was the most nominated laffer with 12 bids. “Fargo” was the top miniseries with 18 nominations while “The Normal Heart” was the most lauded telefilm with 16. And “Saturday Night Live” was the most cited variety series with 14 nominations. 

Below is the scorecard of how the top programs and TV networks performed at the Emmy nominations. (See the complete list of Emmy Award nominations here.)

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TV SERIES
19 nominations
Game of Thrones

18 nominations
Fargo

17 nominations
“American Horror Story: Coven”

16 nominations
“Breaking Bad”
The Normal Heart

14 nominations
Saturday Night Live

13 nominations
“House of Card”

12 nominations
“Downton Abbey”
Orange Is the New Black
“True Detective”

10 nominations
“Modern Family”
“The Voice”

9 nominations
“Veep”

8 nominations
“Mad Men”

7 nominations
“The Big Bang Theory”
“Dancing with the Stars”
“So You Think You Can Dance”

6 nominations
“The Colbert Report”
“The Daily Show”
“Portandia”
“The Amazing Race”

5 nominations
“Louie”
“Masters of Sex”
“The Good Wife”
“Silicon Valley
“Project Runway”

‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘American Horror Story,’ ‘Breaking Bad’ reign over Emmy nominations

TV NETWORKS
99 – HBO
47 – CBS
45 – FX
37 – ABC
34 – PBS
31 – Netflix
26 – AMC
24 – Showtime
21 – Comedy Central
18 – Fox
17 – Lifetime
12 – Fox/NatGeo
11 – Starz

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