HBO's medieval fantasy show Game of Thrones headed nominations for the Emmy Awards announced last week, but streaming support Netflix knocked HBO off its 17-year base as the community with the maximum nods.Female-led stories and shows also did well as tv continued to direct the way in representing social change, although the likes of Donald Glover, Tracee Ellis-Ross, Penelope Cruz, Antonio Banderas, Issa Rae, Regina King, along with John Legend led a racially varied acting line-up.Games of Thrones, a global hit, got 22 nods, such as for the top prize of best drama show. It was followed by NBC's sketch series Saturday Night Live along with HBO's sci-fi show Westworld with 21 nominations each, also Hulu's dystopian vision The Handmaid's Tale with 20.Only five years following the launching of its first original show, House of Cards, Netflix finished HBO's 17-year series since the very Emmy-nominated network.Netflix assembled 112 nods for displays which ranged from supernatural play Stranger Things and British royal series The Crown to female wrestling humor GLOW, fresh Western play Godlessand fact makeover collection Queer Eye.HBO, which was acquired by radio company AT&T Inc, had 108 nominations, also noticed in a statement it had been the year it had accumulated 100 nominations or longer.

NBC reveals earned 78 nods.Netflix campaigned heavily to its Emmy, the greatest honors in tv, also says it's budgeted $8 billion for programing in 2018.Stranger Things executive producer and director Shawn Levy stated the streaming service was a pleasure to use."They follow our guide and they do not make us live within a box creatively or financially, and that's nearly unheard of networks and film studios," Levy told Reuters on Thursday.Bruce Miller, executive producer of The Handmaid's Tale, confessed the show's vision of a theocracy where women are treated as land was hard to observe."You are essentially writing a series about how that you pray the world will not go, then it begins going like that. We sit around and beg for irrelevance," Miller told Reuters. Watch game of thrones online free was from this running in 2017 since the series aired later than normal.From the comedy types, hip-hop FX series Atlanta is up against Amazon's The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, ABC's black-ish, GLOW, Curb Your Enthusiasm, quirky humor Barry, technician humor Silicon Valley, along with Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.FX's true offense dramatization The Assassination of Gianni Versace headed the limited series group with 18 nominations, including a best actor nod for Darren Criss who performs the killer of this homosexual Italian fashion designer.Creator Ryan Murphy stated it was a"tragic story to tell, made more so by the simple fact that we continue as a civilization to grapple with both homophobia and ignorance and shame."