Most Emmy-Nominated TV Shows

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1. Veep (2012–2019)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy

Former Senator Selina Meyer finds that being Vice President of the United States is nothing like she hoped and everything that everyone ever warned her about.

Stars: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tony Hale, Anna Chlumsky, Reid Scott

Votes: 40,235

2/8 2017: OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES; OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS (JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Tony Hale); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Matt Walsh); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Anna Chlumsky); Outstanding Directing (Morgan Sackett, "Blurb"); Outstanding Directing (Dale Stern, "Justice"); Outstanding Directing (David Mandel, "Groundbreaking")

2. Feud: Bette and Joan (2017– )

TV-MA | 45 min | Biography, Drama

Planned anthology series centering on famous feuds, including Bette Davis and Joan Crawford that is discontinued at the moment.

Stars: Jessica Lange, Susan Sarandon, Judy Davis, Jackie Hoffman

Votes: 15,098

0/8 2017: Outstanding Limited Series; Outstanding Lead Actress (Jessica Lange); Outstanding Lead Actress (Susan Sarandon); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Alfred Molina); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Stanley Tucci); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Judy Davis); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Jackie Hoffman); Outstanding Directing (Ryan Murphy, "And the Winner Is... (The Oscars of 1963)")

3. Big Little Lies (2017– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

The apparently perfect lives of upper-class mothers, at a prestigious elementary school, unravel to the point of murder when a single-mother moves to their quaint Californian beach town.

Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley, Zoë Kravitz

Votes: 130,505

5/7 2017: OUTSTANDING LIMITED SERIES; OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS (NICOLE KIDMAN); Outstanding Lead Actress (Reese Witherspoon); OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR (ALEXANDER SKARSGARD); OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS (LAURA DERN); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Shailene Woodley); OUTSTANDING DIRECTING (JEAN-MARC VALLEE)

4. The Night Of (2016)

TV-MA | 525 min | Crime, Drama

After a night of partying with a woman he picked up, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and is charged with her murder.

Stars: Riz Ahmed, John Turturro, Bill Camp, Amara Karan

Votes: 105,468

1/7 2017: Outstanding Limited Series; OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR (RIZ AHMED); Outstanding Lead Actor (John Turturro); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Bill Camp); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Michael Kenneth Williams); Outstanding Directing (James Marsh, "The Art of War"); Outstanding Directing (Steven Zaillian, "The Beach")

5. The Handmaid's Tale (2017– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship.

Stars: Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Ann Dowd

Votes: 145,152

4/6 2017: OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES; OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS (ELISABETH MOSS); OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS (ANN DOWD); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Samira Wiley); OUTSTANDING DIRECTING (REED MORANO, "OFFRED"); Outstanding Directing (Kate Dennis, "The Bridge")

6. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Music

A famous guest host stars in parodies and sketches created by the cast of this witty show.

Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond, Kenan Thompson

Votes: 40,572

4/6 2017: OUTSTANDING VARIETY SKETCH SERIES; OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR (ALEC BALDWIN); OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS (KATE MCKINNON); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Vanessa Bayer); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Leslie Jones); OUTSTANDING DIRECTING (DON ROY KING, "JIMMY FALLON/HARRY STYLES")

7. Westworld (2016– )

TV-MA | 62 min | Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi

Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite can be indulged without consequence.

Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, Ed Harris, Thandie Newton

Votes: 372,594

0/6 2017: Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Anthony Hopkins); Outstanding Lead Actress (Evan Rachel Wood); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Jeffrey Wright); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Thandie Newton); Outstanding Directing (Jonathan Nolan, "The Bicameral Mind")

8. This Is Us (2016– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A heartwarming and emotional story about a unique set of triplets, their struggles, and their wonderful parents.

Stars: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz

Votes: 85,629

1/5 2017: Outstanding Drama Series; OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR (STERLING K. BROWN); Outstanding Lead Actor (Milo Ventimiglia); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Ron Cephas Jones); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Chrissy Metz)

9. Fargo (2014– )

TV-MA | 53 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

Various chronicles of deception, intrigue and murder in and around frozen Minnesota. Yet all of these tales mysteriously lead back one way or another to Fargo, North Dakota.

Stars: Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman, Allison Tolman, Colin Hanks

Votes: 290,731

0/5 2017: Outstanding Limited Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Ewan McGregor); Outstanding Lead Actress (Carrie Coon); Outstanding Supporting Actor (David Thewlis); Outstanding Directing (Noah Hawley, "The Law of Vacant Places")

10. The Crown (2016– )

TV-MA | 58 min | Drama, History

Follows the political rivalries and romance of Queen Elizabeth II's reign and the events that shaped the second half of the twentieth century.

Stars: Claire Foy, Olivia Colman, Matt Smith, Tobias Menzies

Votes: 102,394

1/4 2017: Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Lead Actress (Claire Foy); OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR (JOHN LITHGOW); Outstanding Directing (Stephen Daldry, "Hyde Park Corner")

11. Better Call Saul (2015– )

TV-MA | 46 min | Crime, Drama

The trials and tribulations of criminal lawyer Jimmy McGill in the time before he established his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Stars: Bob Odenkirk, Rhea Seehorn, Jonathan Banks, Patrick Fabian

Votes: 267,228

0/4 2017: Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Bob Odenkirk); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Jonathan Banks); Outstanding Directing (Vince Gilligan, "Witness")

12. House of Cards (2013–2018)

TV-MA | 51 min | Drama

A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

Stars: Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright, Kate Mara

Votes: 443,661

0/4 2017: Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Kevin Spacey); Outstanding Lead Actress (Robin Wright); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Michael Kelly)

13. Stranger Things (2016– )

TV-14 | 51 min | Drama, Fantasy, Horror

When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief and his friends must confront terrifying supernatural forces in order to get him back.

Stars: Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Winona Ryder, Natalia Dyer

Votes: 699,436

0/4 2017: Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Supporting Actor (David Harbour); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Millie Bobby Brown); Outstanding Directing (The Duffer Brothers, "Chapter One: The Vanishing of Will Byers")

14. Atlanta (2016– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Music

Based in Atlanta, Earn and his cousin Alfred try to make their way in the world through the rap scene. Along the way they come face to face with social and economic issues touching on race, relationships, poverty, status, and parenthood.

Stars: Donald Glover, Brian Tyree Henry, LaKeith Stanfield, Zazie Beetz

Votes: 43,711

2/3 2017: Outstanding Comedy Series; OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR (DONALD GLOVER); OUTSTANDING DIRECTING (DONALD GLOVER, "B.A.N.")

15. Black-ish (2014– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy

A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.

Stars: Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Marcus Scribner, Miles Brown

Votes: 17,793

0/3 2017: Outstanding Comedy Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Anthony Anderson); Outstanding Lead Actress (Tracee Ellis Ross)

16. Genius (I) (2017– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Biography, Drama, History

The life stories of history's greatest minds. From their days as young adults to their final years we see their discoveries, loves, relationships, causes, flaws and genius.

Stars: Samantha Colley, Seth Gabel, Antonio Banderas, Clémence Poésy

Votes: 14,852

0/3 2017: Outstanding Limited Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Geoffrey Rush); Outstanding Directing (Ron Howard, "Einstein: Chapter One")

17. Silicon Valley (2014–2019)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy

Follows the struggle of Richard Hendricks, a Silicon Valley engineer trying to build his own company called Pied Piper.

Stars: Thomas Middleditch, T.J. Miller, Josh Brener, Martin Starr

Votes: 113,904

0/3 2017: Outstanding Comedy Series; Outstanding Directing (Jamie Babbit, "Intellectual Property"); Outstanding Directing (Mike Judge, "Server Error")

18. Transparent (2014–2019)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

An L.A. family with serious boundary issues have their past and future unravel when a dramatic admission causes everyone's secrets to spill out.

Stars: Jeffrey Tambor, Amy Landecker, Gaby Hoffmann, Jay Duplass

Votes: 20,338

0/3 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor (Jeffrey Tambor); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Kathryn Hahn); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Judith Light)

19. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015–2019)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

A woman is rescued from a doomsday cult and starts life over again in New York City.

Stars: Ellie Kemper, Jane Krakowski, Tituss Burgess, Carol Kane

Votes: 58,320

0/3 2017: Outstanding Comedy Series; Outstanding Lead Actress (Ellie Kemper); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Titus Burgess)

20. Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

Former Daily Show host and correspondent John Oliver brings his persona to this new weekly news satire program.

Stars: John Oliver, David Kaye, Ryan Barger, Noel MacNeal

Votes: 72,016

1/2 2017: OUTSTANDING VARIETY TALK SERIES; Outstanding Directing (Paul Pennolino, "Multi-Level Marketing")

21. American Crime (2015–2017)

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama

Seasonal anthology series. Season 1: The lives of the participants in a trial with significant racial motives are forever changed during the legal process.

Stars: Felicity Huffman, Regina King, Timothy Hutton, Richard Cabral

Votes: 8,842

0/2 2017: Outstanding Lead Actress (Felicity Huffman); Outstanding Supporting Actress (Regina King)

22. The Americans (2013–2018)

TV-MA | 44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

At the height of the Cold War two Russian agents pose as your average American couple, complete with family.

Stars: Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Keidrich Sellati, Holly Taylor

Votes: 76,312

0/2 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor (Matthew Rhys); Outstanding Lead Actress (Keri Russell)

23. Baskets (2016–2019)

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy, Drama

After failing at a prestigious French clowning college, Chip Baskets looks to keep his dream of becoming a professional clown alive.

Stars: Zach Galifianakis, Martha Kelly, Louie Anderson, Alex Morris

Votes: 9,461

0/2 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor (Zach Galifianakis); Outstanding Supporting Actor (Louie Anderson)

24. Drunk History (2013– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, History

Historical reenactments by A-list talent are presented by inebriated storytellers.

Stars: Derek Waters, Bennie Arthur, Craig Cackowski, Maria Blasucci

Votes: 8,166

0/2 2017: Outstanding Variety Sketch Series; Outstanding Directing (Jeremy Konner and Derek Waters, "Hamilton")

25. Grace and Frankie (2015– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

Finding out that their husbands are not just work partners, but have also been romantically involved for the last twenty years, two women with an already strained relationship try to cope with the circumstances together.

Stars: Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston, Martin Sheen

Votes: 31,958

0/2 2017: Outstanding Lead Actress (Jane Fonda); Outstanding Lead Actress (Lily Tomlin)

26. Homeland (2011–2020)

TV-MA | 55 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil.

Stars: Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Damian Lewis, Rupert Friend

Votes: 287,026

0/2 2017: Outstanding Supporting Actor (Mandy Patinkin); Outstanding Directing (Lesli Linka Glatter, "America First")

27. Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

Jimmy Kimmel interviews celebrities.

Stars: Jimmy Kimmel, Cleto and the Cletones, Cleto Escobedo III, Dicky Barrett

Votes: 13,099

0/2 2017: Outstanding Variety Talk Series; Outstanding Directing (Andy Fisher, "The (RED) Show")

28. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015– )

TV-PG | 41 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

Stephen Colbert took over as host, executive producer and writer of THE LATE SHOW on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. The comedy-variety-talk show is broadcast five nights a week from the Ed Sullivan theater in New York.

Stars: Stephen Colbert, Jonathan Batiste, Stay Human, Brian Stack

Votes: 10,479

0/2 2017: Outstanding Variety Talk Series; Outstanding Directing (Jim Hoskinson, "Episode 0179")

29. Master of None (2015– )

TV-MA | 30 min | Comedy

The personal and professional life of Dev, a 30-year-old actor in New York.

Stars: Aziz Ansari, Eric Wareheim, Lena Waithe, Noël Wells

Votes: 60,245

0/2 2017: Outstanding Comedy Series; Outstanding Lead Actor (Aziz Ansari)

30. Modern Family (2009– )

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Three different but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways.

Stars: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen, Ty Burrell

Votes: 321,397

0/2 2017: Outstanding Comedy Series; Outstanding Supporting Actor (Ty Burrell)

31. The Voice (2011– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Music, Reality-TV

Four famous musicians search for the best voices in America and will mentor these singers to become artists. America will decide which singer will be worthy of the grand prize.

Stars: Blake Shelton, Carson Daly, Adam Levine, Christina Aguilera

Votes: 11,179

1/1 2017: OUTSTANDING REALITY-COMPETITION SERIES

32. The Amazing Race (2001– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Adventure, Family, Game-Show

Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

Stars: Phil Keoghan, Joyce Agu, Uchenna Agu, Jet McCoy

Votes: 12,955

0/1 2017: Outstanding Reality-Competition Series

33. American Ninja Warrior (2009– )

TV-PG | 40 min | Action, Game-Show, Sport

Contestants run, jump, crawl, climb, hang, and swing through crazy obstacles as they compete to become the next American Ninja champion.

Stars: Matt Iseman, Akbar Gbajabiamila, Jenn Brown, Angela Sun

Votes: 2,867

0/1 2017: Outstanding Reality-Competition Series

34. Better Things (2016– )

TV-MA | 22 min | Comedy, Drama

An actress raises her three daughters while juggling the pressures of working in Hollywood and being a single parent.

Stars: Pamela Adlon, Mikey Madison, Hannah Alligood, Olivia Edward

Votes: 10,183

0/1 2017: Outstanding Lead Actress (Pamela Adlon)

35. Billy on the Street (2011– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Game-Show, Reality-TV

Billy Eichner quizzes people in the face for "amazing" gifts and money.

Stars: Billy Eichner, Olivia Wilde, Ryan Funigiello, Stephen Colbert

Votes: 1,756

0/1 2017: Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

36. Documentary Now! (2015– )

23 min | Comedy

Documentary Now parodies the current obsession with documentaries. Season one features six different stories and stylistic approaches paying tribute to the doc format.

Stars: Helen Mirren, Fred Armisen, Bill Hader, Deb Hiett

Votes: 4,689

0/1 2017: Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

37. Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (2016– )

TV-MA | 21 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

Comedian Samantha Bee gives her own wry commentary to the contemporary issues of the day.

Stars: Samantha Bee, Allana Harkin, Ashley Nicole Black, Mike Rubens

Votes: 5,479

0/1 2017: Outstanding Variety Talk Series

38. How to Get Away with Murder (2014– )

TV-14 | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives.

Stars: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Jack Falahee, Aja Naomi King

Votes: 110,836

0/1 2017: Outstanding Lead Actress (Viola Davis)

39. The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

Each week night, The Late Late Show with James Corden throws a late-night after-party with a mix of celebrity guests, edgy musical acts, games and sketches. Corden differentiates his show by offering viewers a peek behind the scenes into the green room, bringing all of his guests out at once and lending his musical and acting talents to various sketches. Additionally, bandleader Reggie Watts and ... See full summary »

Stars: James Corden, Reggie Watts, Louis Waymouth, Harry Styles

Votes: 5,171

0/1 2017: Outstanding Variety Talk Series

40. Mom (2013– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

A newly sober single mom tries to pull her life together in Napa Valley while dealing with her wayward mother.

Stars: Anna Faris, Allison Janney, Mimi Kennedy, Beth Hall

Votes: 25,560

0/1 2017: Outstanding Lead Actress (Allison Janney)

41. Orange Is the New Black (2013–2019)

TV-MA | 59 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law-abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life-changing prison can really be.

Stars: Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning, Emma Myles

Votes: 268,278

0/1 2017: Outstanding Supporting Actress (Uzo Aduba)

42. Portlandia (2011–2018)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

A sketch-comedy series that parodies life in Portland, Oregon.

Stars: Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Kyle MacLachlan, Sam Adams

Votes: 17,107

0/1 2017: Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

43. Project Runway (2004– )

TV-PG | 60 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

Aspiring fashion designers compete for a chance to break into the industry in this reality competition. Each week, a designer is eliminated from the competition after exhibiting their work in front of a judges' panel.

Stars: Tim Gunn, Heidi Klum, Nina Garcia, Michael Kors

Votes: 9,729

0/1 2017: Outstanding Reality-Competition Series

44. Ray Donovan (2013– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Crime, Drama

Ray Donovan, a professional "fixer" for the rich and famous in Los Angeles, can make anyone's problems disappear except those created by his own family.

Stars: Liev Schreiber, Eddie Marsan, Dash Mihok, Pooch Hall

Votes: 72,119

0/1 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor (Live Schrieber)

45. Real Time with Bill Maher (2003– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds.

Stars: Bill Maher, Andrew Sullivan, Michael Moore, Arianna Huffington

Votes: 11,859

0/1 2017: Outstanding Variety Talk Series

46. RuPaul's Drag Race (2009– )

TV-14 | 45 min | Game-Show, Reality-TV

8.5