2019 Emmy Awards nominees announced

Nominees for the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards were announced today.

As expected, HBO and Netflix shows dominated with 137 and 117 nominations, respectively.

Better Call Saul, Bodyguard, Game of Thrones, Killing Eve, Pose, Succession and This is Us will vie for best Drama series at the awards ceremony on September 22.

Of note:

  • CBC’s Schitt’s Creek garnered 4 nominations including Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy for Eugene Levy, Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy for Catharine O’Hara, and Outstanding Comtemporary Costumes.   The series recently wrapped filming its’ 6th and final season which will air in 2020.

  • Canadian Sandra Oh was nominated again this year as Best Lead Actress in a Drama for her role on Killing Eve. The series has been renewed for a third season.

Here are the nominees for a selection of major categories:

For a complete list, visit www.emmys.com/awards/nominees-winners