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Emmys 2018 snubs, from Meghan Markle to Emilia Clarke

Emmys 2018 snubs, from Meghan Markle to Emilia Clarke

Paced by Game Of Thrones - back in Emmy contention with 22 nominations, most of any program - HBO was close second with 108 nominations, just off from last year's 111. "We're grateful to all our nominees for making this the eighth year we've had 100 nominations or more".

Look, we're happy for those who did get nominated (most of them, anyway), but COME ON!

Some of TV's biggest stars, as well as headline-grabbing shows, failed to get nominations this year. Sandra Oh became the first Asian woman to be nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series when she was honored for her work on BBC America's Killing Eve this year.

"It's been another record-breaking year with more than 9,100 entries in 122 unique categories for the initial nomination round of voting", Television Academy Chairman and CEO Hayma Washington said in a statement. "It's truly a Marvelous day!"

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Comedy show Saturday Night Live, which has been enjoying high ratings due to its focus on the Trump administration, was rewarded with 21 nominations. So let's go over all the snubs and surprises from the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations in the gallery below.

The top comedy nominee is Donald Glover's Atlanta, with 16.

There was no broadcast presence in three series acting categories - lead and supporting actress in a drama and supporting actor in a drama.

The revival of "Roseanne, " canceled because of star Roseanne Barr's racist tweet, drew only one major nomination, a supporting actress nod for Laurie Metcalf.


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