Game of Thrones Garners 24 Emmy Nominations

Posted on July 18, 2015

Still from Game of Thrones season 5

The 2015 Emmy Award nominations were announced this week. HBO's Game of Thrones easily led the pack with 24 nominations.

American Horror Story: Freak Show, which airs on Fox, had 19 nominations. The Olive Kitteridge HBO miniseries was third with 13 nominations. It was followed by Bessie which garnered 12 nominations. HBO was by far the network with the most nominations with 126. ABC was second with 42.

Other shows with many nominations include Transparent, Mad Men and House of Cards which each had 11 nominations. You can the complete list of nominees here on

The nominations announcement was hosted by Pacific Design Center by Television Academy CEO Bruce Rosenblum and Uzo Aduba (Orange is the New Black) and Cat Deeley (So You Think You Can Dance). Take a look:

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