Game of Thrones received most nominations at this year's Emmy Awards. 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be presented on August 25th at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. Seth Meyers will host the award ceremony.
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HBO's hit fantasy series nominated in 19 categories included the best drama series and comedy series nominations. Game of Thrones is followed by Fargo with 18 nominations and Breaking Bad with 16 nominations including the best drama series category too.
Game of Thrones has to compete against Downton Abbey, Breaking Bad, Mad Men, House of Cards, and True Detective to get the best drama series Emmy award.
19 Emmy nominations that Game of Thrones received in 2014 is given are.
- Outstanding Comedy Series
- Outstanding Drama Series.
- Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series: Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister
- Outstanding Writing For A Drama Series: David Benioff, D.B. Weiss
- Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series: Directed by Neil Marshall
- Outstanding Interactive Program: Game of Thrones Premiere
- Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program
- Outstanding Casting For A Drama Series: Nina Gold, Robert Sterne
- Outstanding Choreography: Jonathan Freeman for Two Swords
- Outstanding Choreography: Anette Haellmigk for The Lion And The Rose
- Outstanding Cinematography For Reality Programming
- Outstanding Hairstyling For A Single-Camera Series
- Outstanding Makeup For A Single-Camera Series(Non-Prosthetic)
- Outstanding Makeup For A Miniseries Or A Movie (Non-Prosthetic)
- Outstanding Music Composition For A Series (Original Dramatic Score)
- Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
- Outstanding Sound Editing For Nonfiction Programming (Single Or Multi-Camera)
- Outstanding Sound Mixing For Nonfiction Programming
- Outstanding Stunt Coordination For A Drama Series, Miniseries Or Movie