Game of Thrones , fantastico-medieval saga HBO hand again leading the race Emmy Awards, the most prestigious awards of American television, while series broadcast on the Internet as House of Cards or Transparent gaining momentum. Game of Thrones , which portrays bloody clan rivalries, garnered 24 nominations, announced at a ceremony Thursday the actress of the series Orange is the New Black Uzo Abuba and presenter So You Think You Can Dance Cat Deeley.
This is the series American Horror: Freak Show , with Jessica Lange, who came second with 19 nominations. Game of Thrones , which aired on HBO – confirming its supremacy television with 126 total nominations this year – had already topped the nominations last year. The series with Peter Dinklage (nominated for the Emmy for Best Supporting Actress) contributes in particular to the price of the best drama series, she has never won. She faces Better call Saul, inspired by a character from the cult series Breaking Bad as well as Downton Abbey , Homeland , House of Cards , Mad Men or The New Black is Orange . Last year, it was Breaking Bad that had received the award, the most prestigious one with the best comedy, income Modern Family , which has already won five times. This “sitcom” featuring notably a couple of gay parents and US-Colombian star Sofia Vergara hopes to raise the sixth time, which would be a record.
A series about a father transsexual
It must for that override Louie , Parks and Recreations, Silicon Valley, Transparent, The Unbreakable Kimmy Schimdt and Veep . Transparent , produced and distributed by Amazon, is one of the great successes of the past year and offered a real credibility to the online retail giant in the television industry. This series about a transsexual father and his children with multiple emotional and sexual depravity was acclaimed both by critics and the general public. She has won numerous awards, including a Golden Globe for his lead actor Jeffrey Tambor, also called Thursday for the Emmy for best actor in a comedy.
His appointment in eleven categories Thursday completes the ramp Internet groups in television production in the wake of the pioneer Netflix. His series House of Cards on the intrigues at the top of the American political power, is once again in good position with 11 Emmy nominations as well. However, Empire was snubbed by the selection, cited in only three categories as this melodrama Fox on internecine battles around a family succession in a musical empire is a triumph in terms of audience with 17.6 million viewers for the final episode of the first season.
The actress Taraji Henson contributes to the price of best dramatic actress alongside the main actress of Homeland Claire Danes, Robin Wright House of Cards , Viola Davis who plays an irreducible lawyer in the legal thriller How to get away with murder or Elisabeth Moss, the intrepid Peggy Mad Men . Among actors, Jon Hamm, the interpreter of the mysterious and seductive Don Draper Mad Men finally hope to win now that his rival Bryan Cranston, of the cult series Breaking Bad , is no longer in competition.
It rivals for it with Bob Odenkirk ( Better Call Saul ) or Kyle Chandler ( Bloodline ) and the charismatic Kevin Spacey ( House of Cards.) While the controversy over the lack of diversity in Hollywood including Oscar this year remains valid, the statement Emmys no shortage of mentioning that there is this year, “a 60% increase in the number of women screenwriters and directors named” compared to last year.