With 22 nominations, leads the medieval fantasyreeks ‘Game of Thrones’ the nomination list for the Emmy Awards. The American televisieprijzen be this year for the 70th time awarded.
But with that number of towers, the set is not above the rest: only one nomination less there was for ‘Saturday Night Live’, the now centuries-old satirical sketchenreeks, and for ‘Westworld’, the HBO series based on the eponymous film from 1973 by Michael Crichton, about a high-tech theme park of the western populated by androids, that its third season is in progress.
Twenty nominations were for “The Handmaid’s Tail’, the series based on the eponymous, nightmarish novel from Margaret Atwood. The third season of ‘Twin Peaks’, the masterful surreal series of David Lynch, had to make do with nine nominations.
In total conquered Netflix 112 nominations, four more than HBO. Number three, NBC, follows with 78 nominations at large distance.
The winners of the ‘Oscars of the television,” on september 17, announced at a ceremony in Los Angeles.