Childish Gambino and 'Atlanta' Nominated for Four 2018 Emmys

This image released by ABC shows Roseanne Barr left and John Goodman in a scene from the comedy series

This image released by ABC shows Roseanne Barr left and John Goodman in a scene from the comedy series"Roseanne. ABC's"Roseanne revival is in the running for Emmy nominations Thursday but will TV academy voters overlook its star's racist

That's not only more than double the number a year ago, but it also qualifies as the most nominations ever as it tops those from 2016, when 21 people of color were nominated across drama, comedy, movie/limited and guest categories.

While HBO received 108 nominations this year, only three fewer than last year, Netflix had a total of 112 nominations - up from 91 last year.

It was a very strong freshman class, and all five shows are back this year.

Lead actor in a drama series: Jason Bateman (Ozark); Sterling K Brown (This Is Us); Ed Harris (Westworld); Matthew Rhys (The Americans); Milo Ventimiglia (This Is Us); and Jeffrey Wright (Westworld).

The last time there were no freshman dramas in the top category was 2009 when sophomore Mad Men won its second straight best series title.

"TBS bravely put a woman over 45 on TV and in turn I only got yelled at by the president once", she said in a statement.

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It is understood that more than 20 supporters were identified by the authorities and they lost their FAN-IDs and were sent home. Addiechi said some of the 1.5 million people issued with fan identification laminates had them stripped, and were deported.

'We are not heroes', says United Kingdom diver involved in Thai cave rescue
Schnauer said he played "a small role" in the rescue efforts but the success of the operation showed what teamwork can achieve. The Canadian, speaking to Reuters a day after the rescue ended, said he had no plans to dive again anytime soon.

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Strzok, meanwhle, is scheduled for a hearing on Thursday, after previously having a lengthy private meeting in June. Page and fellow Federal Bureau of Investigation employee Peter Strzok were involved in an extramarital affair.

The Handmaid's Tale enters the 2018 Emmys as defending victor of the Outstanding Drama Series award - snapping Game of Thrones' two-year winning streak.

The Emmy awards will be handed out in Los Angeles on September 17 hosted by "Saturday Night Live" cast members Michael Che and Colin Jost.

The 2018 Emmys will be hosted by Saturday Night Live stars Colin Jost and Michael Che. He is also nominated for Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for "Saturday Night Live".

Add up all the award nominations and Netflix is now the top Emmy nominated "network", a term that we can now apply in the loosest of terms.

The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations are the culmination of a life's work and the goal of just about every television actor's career. Rachel Brosnahan, its non-Jewish star, was nominated for best lead actress in a comedy series for her performance as the Jewish housewife-turned-comedian Midge Maisel.

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