‘Game of Thrones’ earns a leading 22 Emmy Award nominations
13 July, 2018, 06:46 | Author: Irvin Gilbert
While the show didn't retain its former awards nomination glory this year, streaming giant Netflix, which distributes "Orange Is the New Black", earned the most nominations of any channel or platform with 112, narrowly beating HBO's 108. Meanwhile, HBO's Thrones and Westworld nabbed 22 and 21 nominations each, while the dark comedy Barry scored 13 nods. "We are pleased to have these two talented performers join us to announce this year's Emmy nominees and to celebrate television excellence". "The continued growth of the industry has provided opportunities for acclaimed new programs to emerge, while allowing last season's breakthrough programs to thrive".
The return of "Thrones" did tighten the race up on the drama side, but the absence of "Veep" from contention this year didn't seem to do much to help on the comedy side.
The 70th Emmy awards ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles on 17 September.
"We're grateful to all our nominees for making this the eighth year we've had 100 nominations or more".
Wimbledon wont budge on World Cup final clash
Though the World Cup is likely to draw a bigger TV audience, a lot of us would be disappointed to miss the Wimbledon final. He continued: "We are a sold-out event and there's massive interest".
"You are basically writing a show about the way you pray that the world won't go, and then it starts going that way".
"Game of Thrones" was out of the running in 2017 because the show aired later than usual.
John Legend scores a nomination of his own for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role as Jesus in NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert".
Creator Ryan Murphy said it was a "heartbreaking story to tell, made more so by the fact that we continue as a culture to grapple with homophobia and shame and intolerance".
The birth came just weeks after Cardi B confirmed in a statement that she and Offset , 26, had been secretly married in September. She told Beats 1: 'It's like everybody is coming down my neck like, "Why are you not leaving him?" I know I look good.
The permanent program was meant to reduce the incentive for health insurers to cherry-pick healthy members. In other words, the Trump Administration position in court is in favor of making the payments .
Demonstrators will assemble outside the BBC building in Portland Place at 2pm on Friday and march to Trafalgar Square for a rally. The president backed down over the threats when other leaders agreed to increase defence spending "like they never have before".
Strzok said the disparaging comments were merely political commentary between colleagues during a remarkably heated election. I don't appreciate having FBI agent unprecedented level of animus working on two major investigations during 2016.
England have not been in the semi-finals of the World Cup since 1990 when they lost on penalties to then West Germany. How are the English feeling? We have come back after 20 years to the semis and we deserve it.
Her boyfriend's father was photographing Katarina at the time, and accidentally caught the whole incident in a series of images . These are among the questions we've been asking ourselves-and not surprisingly, she's found them upsetting.
Mr Trump and his wife Melania arrived at Stansted airport, where he was met by the UK's global trade secretary Liam Fox. The dinner is Trump's official welcome to the United Kingdom during their first visit since Trump's election.
In April, the 13-inch MacBook Pros without touch bars had come under scrutiny, with some users reporting battery-related issues. Apple has some new MacBook Pro leather sleeves to go with the notebook, too, in Saddle Brown, Midnight Blue, and Black.
Abbas also stressed that new attempts to negotiate peace between Israel and the Palestinian Authority led by U.S. President Donald Trump will fail, saying that Palestinians "will not let the "Deal of the Century" work".
Attacking allies over trade and their willingness to pay their share of military costs has played well with his political base. He described the current situation as "disproportionate and not fair to the taxpayers of the United States".
Wimbledon 2018 | Three to See on Day 9
Federer didn't seemed bothered by being away from Centre Court when he cruised through the first set in just 26 minutes. The eight-time champion and 20-time grand slam victor last played a Wimbledon match outside Centre Court in 2015.
Fans thank England for 'making nation dream'
He said the players were " absolutely gutted " but the fans' reaction in the stadium after the game showed what they had achieved. Back then, a powerful West Germany team edged England in a penalty shootout after a 1-1 draw, and lifted the trophy days later.
Novak Djokovic under fire for backing Croatia
Djokovic overcame a series of rows with the chair umpire to record a 6-3 3-6 6-2 6-2 victory over Japan's former US Open finalist. Things got worse between the two later when Djokovic felt Ramos failed to sanction Nishikori for a similar act in the fourth set.
KL Rahul attains career-best third T20I ranking
The T20I series between India and English team is tied at the 1-1 and the third match of the series is being played on Sunday. Pakistan and Australia will face off each other in the tri-series final at the Harare Sports Club in Zimbabwe.
Federer stunned by Anderson in Wimbledon thriller
How much longer we will get to feast on the delights of Federer is unclear, how many more Grand Slam titles he can amass unsure. Roger Federer , meanwhile, comfortably defeated Adrian Mannarino in a 6-0, 7-5, 6-4 victory to reach the quarterfinal stage.