Emmy Nominations 2016 - The Complete List

By Steve Dove | Jul 14th, 2016

The nominations for The 68th Emmy Awards hosted by Jimmy Kimmel were announced this morning by Anthony Anderson, Emmy-nominated star of ABC's Emmy-nominated black-ish, and Lauren Graham. This year marks the 68th Emmy Awards, celebrating some of the best shows on television. Leading the nominations was Game of Thrones with 23 nominations including Outstanding Drama Series and The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story with 22 Emmy nominations. The 2016 Emmys will air LIVE SUNDAY SEP 18 7e|4p on ABC, but until then, here is the complete list of nominees.

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Bryan Cranston - All the Way
Idris Elba - Luther
Benedict Cumberbatch - Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (Masterpiece)
Tom Hiddleston - The Night Manager
Courtney B. Vance - The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Cuba Gooding, Jr. - The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie
Lili Taylor - American Crime
Felicity Huffman - American Crime
Kerry Washington - Confirmation
Kirsten Dunst - Fargo
Audra McDonald - Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill
Sarah Paulson - The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Anthony Anderson - black-ish
Aziz Ansari - Master of None
William H. Macy - Shameless
Thomas Middleditch - Silicon Valley
Will Forte - The Last Man on Earth
Jeffrey Tambor - Transparent

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Bob Odenkirk - Better Call Saul
Kyle Chandler - Bloodline
Kevin Spacey - House of Cards
Rami Malek - Mr. Robot
Liev Schreiber - Ray Donovan
Matthew Rhys - The Americans

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Tracee Ellis Ross - black-ish
Laurie Metcalf - Getting On
Lily Tomlin - Grace and Frankie
Amy Schumer - Inside Amy Schumer
Ellie Kemper - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Julia Louis-Dreyfus - Veep

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Taraji P. Henson - Empire
Claire Danes - Homeland
Robin Wright - House of Cards
Viola Davis - How to Get Away with Murder
Tatiana Maslany - Orphan Black
Keri Russell - The Americans

Outstanding Comedy Series
Master of None
Modern Family
Silicon Valley
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Outstanding Drama Series
Better Call Saul
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
House of Cards
Mr. Robot
The Americans

Outstanding Limited Series
American Crime
The Night Manager
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Outstanding Reality Competition Program
American Ninja Warrior
Dancing with the Stars
Project Runway
The Amazing Race
The Voice
Top Chef

For the complete list and even more news and information, visit the Television Academy's official website at Emmys.com.


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