Emmys list: TV shows (‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Veep,’ ‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’) and networks (HBO, FX) with most nominations

At this year’s Emmys, “Game of Thrones” leads overall (and among drama series) with 23 nominations while “Veep” is the most nominated laffer with 16 bids. “The People v. O.J. Simpson” is the top miniseries with 22 nominations while “All the Way” is the most lauded telefilm at eight. “Saturday Night Live” is the most cited variety sketch series, tying its record 16 nominations from last year while “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” is the most nominated variety talk show at six.

Below, the scorecard of how the top programs and TV networks performed (with last year’s network tally included as well for comparison purposes.)

Emmy Awards: Complete list of nominations

23 nominations
“Game of Thrones”

22 nominations
“The People v. O.J. Simpson”

18 nominations

16 nominations
“Saturday Night Live”

13 nominations
“House of Card”

12 nominations
“The Night Manager”

11 nominations
“Silicon Valley”

10 nominations
“Downton Abbey”
“Grease: Live”

9 nominations

8 nominations
“All the Way”
“American Horror Story: Hotel”
“Dancing With the Stars”

7 nominations
“Better Call Saul”
“The Big Bang Theory”
“Key & Peele”

6 Nominations
“Making A Murderer”
“Last Week Tonight With John Oliver”
“Mr. Robot”
“Penny Dreadful”
“Sherlock: The Abominable Bride”
“The Voice”
“What Happened, Miss Simone?”
“The Wiz Live!”

5 Nominations
“The Americans”
“Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown”
“Cartel Land”
“He Named Me Malala”
“The Oscars”
“Ray Donovan”

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HBO: 94 (down from 126)
FX: 56 (up from 38)
Netflix: 54 (up from 34)
ABC: 35 (down from 42)
CBS: 35 (down from 41)
FOX: 29 (down from 35)
PBS: 26 (down from 29)
AMC: 24 (same)
Showtime: 22 (up from 18)
Comedy Central: 17 (down from 25)
Amazon Instant: 16 (up from 12)
Lifetime: 7 (down from 10)

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