Here’s who got nominated for a 2018 Emmy Award!

by Staff writer

Nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards are here and, as The Hollywood Reporter pointed out, this is the first time in 18 years HBO isn’t leading with the number of nominations.

That honor belongs to Netflix this year with 112 in total nominations, compared to HBO’s 108.

Here are some of the nominations for this year’s Emmy:

1. Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Pamela Adlon – Better Things

Rachel Brosnahan – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Allison Janney – Mom

Issa Rae – Insecure

Tracee Ellis Ross – Black-ish

Lily Tomlin – Grace and Frankie

2. Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson – Black-ish

Ted Danson – The Good Place

Larry David – Curb Your Enthusiasm

Donald Glover – Atlanta

Bill Hader – Barry

William H. Macy – Shameless

3. Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Zazie Beetz – Atlanta

Laurie Metcalf – Roseanne

Leslie Jones – Saturday Night Live

Alex Borstein – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Betty Gilpin – GLOW

Aidy Bryant – Saturday Night Live

Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live

Megan Mullally – Will and Grace

4. Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Brian Tyree Henry – Atlanta

Louie Anderson – Baskets

Alec Baldwin – Saturday Night Live

Tituss Burgess – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Henry Winkler – Barry

Kenan Thompson – Saturday Night Live

Tony Shalhoub – The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

5. Outstanding Comedy Series



Curb Your Enthusiasm


Silicon Valley

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

6. Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Claire Foy – The Crown

Tatiana Maslany – Orphan Black

Elisabeth Moss – The Handmaid’s Tale

Sandra Oh – Killing Eve

Keri Russell – The Americans

Evan Rachel Wood – Westworld

7. Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Jason Bateman – Ozark

Sterling K. Brown – This Is Us

Ed Harris – Westworld

Matthew Rhys – The Americans

Milo Ventimiglia – This Is Us

Jeffrey Wright – Westworld

8. Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Lena Headey – Game of Thrones

Vanessa Kirby – The Crown

Yvonne Strahovski – The Handmaid’s Tale

Thandie Newton – Westworld

Millie Bobby Brown – Stranger Things

Ann Dowd – The Handmaid’s Tale

Alexis Bledel – The Handmaid’s Tale

9. Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau – Game of Thrones

Mandy Patinkin – Homeland

Matt Smith – The Crown

Peter Dinklage – Game of Thrones

David Harbour – Stranger Things

Joseph Fiennes – The Handmaid’s Tale

10. Outstanding Drama Series

The Americans

The Crown

Game of Thrones

The Handmaid’s Tale

Stranger Things 2

This Is Us


11. Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Jessica Biel – The Sinner

Laura Dern – The Tale

Michelle Dockery – Godless

Edie Falco – Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders

Regina King – Seven Seconds

Sarah Paulson – American Horror Story: Cult

12. Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Antonio Banderas – Genius: Picasso

Darren Criss – The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story

Benedict Cumberbatch – Patrick Melrose

Jeff Daniels – The Looming Tower

John Legend – Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

Jesse Plemons – USS Callister (Black Mirror)

13. Outstanding Variety Talk Series

Full Frontal With Samantha Bee

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

The Daily Show With Trevor Noah

The Late Late Show With James Corden

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert

14. Outstanding Reality-Competition Program

American Ninja Warrior

Project Runway

RuPaul’s Drag Race

The Amazing Race

The Voice

Top Chef

15. Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program

W. Kamau Bell – United Shades of America with W. Kamau Bell

RuPaul Charles – RuPaul’s Drag Race

Ellen DeGeneres – Ellen’s Game of Games

Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn – Project Runway

Jane Lynch – Hollywood Game Night


The 2018 Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Saturday Night Live’s Michael Che and Colin Jost, will air on Sept. 17 at 8 p.m. on NBC.

For the complete list of nominations, click here.
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