Chance the Rapper, Donald Glover, John Legend Nominated for Emmys

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The two drama series picked up 13 and 12 nods respectively, and both were recognized in the coveted top drama category.

Glover lands four nominations including Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series, and Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series for his work in FX's "Atlanta", which is this year's most-nominated comedy series with 16 nominations.

"Saturday Night Live, " riding high in the ratings with its relentless pillorying of the Trump administration, was rewarded with 21 nods.

TV stars are undoubtedly on edge this morning as they wait to hear who will be honored with a nomination for the 2018 Emmy Awards.

Yvonne's co-stars on The Handmaid's Tale, Alexis Bledel and Ann Dowd, also received nominations.

The streaming service's maneuvering (and not incidentally, expensive Emmy campaigning) paid off with 112 nominations - a significant increase over a year ago, edging HBO's 108.

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She was dumped on the streets suffering horrific internal injuries and died 13 days later in a Singapore hospital. That ruling came over four years after the chilling incident that took place on the night of December 16, 2012.

Netflix also showed its dominance over the traditional free-to-air and cable TV networks. NBC shows earned 78 nods.

The mini-series that scored nominations ahead of Top of the Lake and Australia's other hope, Picnic at Hanging Rock, were: The Alienist; The Assassination of Gianni Versace; Genius: Picasso; Godless; and Patrick Melrose.

It's Emmy nominations time, which means that about.000001 percent of the world is happy with all the choices while the rest of us are tossing chairs and frantically searching for the keys to the pitchfork closet.

Competing with Moss, Oh and Russell for lead drama actress are Claire Foy for "The Crown", Tatiana Maslany of "Orphan Black" and Evan Rachel Wood of "Westworld".

The 70th Emmy awards ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles on 17 September.

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