Netflix receives more Emmy nominations than HBO

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Netflix's 112 nominations took away the front-runner title that HBO held since 2001, giving cable and broadcast networks more reason to fear their future as the TV industry continues to change. HBO had 108 and NBC 78.

"GLOW" star Alison Brie wasn't nominated for her work on the Netflix series, in which she plays a struggling actress who joins a TV show focusing on women's wrestling. You can make a show and find an audience.

'Will & Grace, ' another revival, got Emmy love for nominees Megan Mullally and Molly Shannon but the main stars and series itself were snubbed. The two drama series picked up 13 and 12 nods respectively, and both were recognized in the coveted top drama category. The last time there were three freshman series in the top comedy category was 2010 (Modern Family, Glee and Nurse Jackie).

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times for freshman series on Emmy nominations day, depending whether they are in the drama or comedy side. Silicon Valley and Curb Your Enthusiasm grabbed seven and four nominations each.

Seriously, what does Lauren Graham have to do to earn an Emmy nomination? There were no first-year dramas to break in. "I think my mother at this moment may actually be satisfied".

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But I hope the team learns that to achieve bigger things, to move to the next level, one needs to come out of their comfort zone. India will begin their World T20 campaign in the tournament opener to be held in the West Indies from November 9 to 24.

Best of luck to Donald Glover and the Atlanta cast! Only one nominations category is all-white, and in three categories minority actors account for more than half the nominees. NBC's Saturday Night Live, with 21 nominations this year, has now been nominated 252 times in its history, a record for any show.

HBO's fantasy dragons-and-swords saga is a two-time best drama victor that sat out the last year's Emmys because of its production schedule.

Australian actor Yvonne Strahovski has scored an Emmy nomination for her role as Serena Joy Waterford in The Handmaid's Tale.

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) and Evan Rachel Wood (Westworld). ABC's Jimmy Kimmel was also given a nomination.

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