The Emmy Award nominations were released on July 16. The winners will be announced on September 20.
Game of Thrones earned the most nominations overall, with 24.
Some nominees of genre interest are listed below.
OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
- Game of Thrones
LEAD ACTRESS, DRAMA
- Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black
LEAD ACTRESS, LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE
- Jessica Lange, American Horror Story
- American Horror Story: Freak Show
SUPPORTING ACTOR, DRAMA
- Peter Dinklage, Game Of Thrones
SUPPORTING ACTRESS, DRAMA
- Lena Headey, Game Of Thrones
- Emilia Clarke, Game Of Thrones
GUEST ACTRESS, DRAMA
- Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones
SUPPORTING ACTOR, LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE
- Denis O’Hare, American Horror Story: Freak Show
- Finn Wittrock, American Horror Story: Freak Show
SUPPORTING ACTRESS, LIMITED SERIES OR MOVIE
- Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Freak Show
- Angela Bassett, American Horror Story: Freak Show
- Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Freak Show
WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
- David Benioff and D.B. Weiss for Game Of Thrones, “Mother’s Mercy” from HBO, HBO Entertainment in association with Bighead, Littlehead, Television 360, Startling Television and Generator Productions
DIRECTING FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE OR DRAMATIC SPECIAL
- Ryan Murphy for American Horror Story: Freak Show from Monsters Among Us, FX Networks and 20th Century Fox
“Orphan Black” star Tatiana Maslany has been a critical favorite since BBC America’s “Orphan Black” debuted in 2013, scooping two Critics’ Choice Awards and a Television Critics Assn. win for her dazzling performance as four lead characters (clone “sisters” Sarah, Alison, Cosima and Helena) — as well as numerous supporting and guest roles — on the genre-bending sci-fi series. Now, in 2015, the Television Academy has finally caught up with the buzz, rewarding Maslany with her first Emmy nomination for lead actress in a drama.