>> The nominees for lead actress in a drama series are:>> A seismic shift for TV's Emmy Awards. For the first time ever NetFlix scoring the most nominations, edging out HBO, which had held the top spot for 17 straight years. Popular NetFlix shows, The Crown and Stranger Things, among the best drama contenders
>> Go, go, go go go!>> Taking on last year’s winner, The Handmaid’s Tale from Hulu.>> But you are special girls.>> But they’ll all face fierce competition from HBO’s Game of Thrones. Ineligible for last year’s awards, it roared back with 22 nominations topping all shows.
Netflix and HBO dominating the Best Comedy category with shows like GLOW and Silicon Valley, Blackish, the sole broadcast entry,
ith Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs Maizle, this year's Golden Globe winner and most favorite. It's star Rachel Brosnahan could become the first woman not named Julia Loius Dreyfus to win for best comedy actress since 2011.
Loius Dreyfus not contending this year, her show Veep delayed due to the actresses breast cancer treatments. And amid all the political rancor, Samantha Bee's Full Frontal made the cut for best talk show, despite backlash for Bee's off color on air reference to Ivanka Trump.>> I crossed the line, I regret it and I do apologize for that.
>> A notable omission from the group Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show, shut out for the second straight year. The Emmy Awards hosted by Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update hosts Michael Shay and Colin Jost air September 17th.