​The 68th Emmy Awards nominees in all categories of movies, drama, film production, design, makeup/hairstylist and much more were announced on 14July, 2016 by Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham. Here is a list of the nominees for the major categories.

DRAMA SERIES

The Americans 
Better Call Saul 
Downton Abbey 
Game of Thrones 
Homeland 
House of Cards 
Mr. Robot

COMEDY SERIES

Black-ish 
Master of None 
Modern Family 
Silicon Valley 
Transparent 
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 
Veep

LEAD ACTOR, DRAMA

Kyle Chandler, Bloodline 
Rami Malek, Mr. Robot 
Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul 
Matthew Rhys, The Americans 
Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan 
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

LEAD ACTOR, COMEDY

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish 
Aziz Ansari, Master of None 
Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth 
William H. Macy, Shameless 
Thomas Middleditch, Silicon Valley 
Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

LEAD ACTRESS, DRAMA

Claire Danes, Homeland 
Viola Davis, How to Get Away with Murder 
Taraji P. Henson, Empire 
Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black 
Keri Russell, The Americans 
Robin Wright, House of Cards

LEAD ACTRESS, COMEDY

Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep 
Laurie Metcalf, Getting On 
Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish 
Amy Schumer, Inside Amy Schumer 
Lily Tomlin, Grace and Frankie

SUPPORTING ACTOR, DRAMA

Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul 
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones 
Michael Kelly, House of Cards 
Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline 
Kit Harington, Game of Thrones 
Jon Voight, Ray Donovan

SUPPORTING ACTOR, COMEDY

Louie Anderson, Baskets 
Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine 
Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 
Ty Burrell, Modern Family 
Tony Hale, Veep 
Keegan-Michael Key, Key and Peele 
T.J. Miller, Silicon Valley

SUPPORTING ACTRESS, DRAMA

Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones 
Lena Headey, Game of Thrones 
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey 
Maura Tierney, The Affair 
Maisie Williams, Game of Thrones 
Constance Zimmer, UnReal

SUPPORTING ACTRESS, COMEDY

Anna Chlumsky, Veep 
Gaby Hoffmann, Transparent 
Allison Janney, Mom 
Judith Light, Transparent 
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live 
Niecy Nash, Getting On

LIMITED SERIES

American Crime 
Fargo 
The Night Manager 
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story 
Roots

TELEVISION MOVIE

A Very Murray Christmas 
All the Way 
Confirmation 
Luther 
Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

LEAD ACTOR, TV MOVIE/LIMITED SERIES

Bryan Cranston, All the Way 
Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride 
Idris Elba, Luther 
Cuba Gooding Jr., The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story 
Tom Hiddleston, The Night Manager 
Courtney B. Vance, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

LEAD ACTRESS, TV MOVIE/LIMITED SERIES

Kirsten Dunst, Fargo 
Felicity Huffman, American Crime 
Audra McDonald, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill 
Lili Taylor, American Crime 
Sarah Paulson, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story 
Kerry Washington, Confirmation

For a comprehensive list of all the nominees visit Emmys.

 The winners shall be announced live on Sunday, 18 September, 2016 on ABC and DSTV. 

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