Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Emmys by the Number: HBO Scores Twice as Many Noms as Any Broadcast Network


HBO received 108 Emmy nominations this morning. OK? That’s twice as many as CBS, ABC, and NBC. That’s almost six times as Fox, and five times as much as F/X. Almost four times as much as Showtime. “Game of Thrones” got 16 noms, “Behind the Candelabra” received 15. The Phil Spector movie starring Al Pacino got 11.

By series (three or more)

American Horror Story 17
Game of Thrones 16
Behind the Candelabra 15
Saturday Night Live 15
Breaking Bad 13
30 Rock 13
Downton Abbey 12
Mad Men 12
Modern Family 12
Homeland 11
Phil Spector 11
Boardwalk Empire 10
Dancing With the Stars 9
House of Cards 9
The Oscars 9
The Big Bang Theory 8
Top of the Lake 8
So You Think You Can Dance 7
The Borgias 6
The Colbert Report 6
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart 6
The Girl 6
Louie 6
Survivor 6
The Amazing Race 5
Ethel 5
Girls 5
The Good Wife 5
London 2012 Olympi Games Opening Ceremony 5
Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God 5
Nurse Jackie 5
Parade’s End 5
Political Animals 5
Project Runway 5
66th Annual Tony Awards 5
Veep 5
The Voice 5
Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown 4
Crossfire Hurricane 4
Deadliest Catch 4
Glee 4
How I Met Your Mother 4
The Kennedy Center Honors 4
Louis C.K.: Oh My God 4
The Men Who Built America 4
Ring of Fire 4
American Idol 3
American Masters 3
Arrested Development 3
Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome 3
The Bible 3
DaVinci’s Demons 3
Killing Lincoln 3
The Newsroom 3
The Office 3
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel 3
Super Bowl XLVII Halftime Show Starring Beyonce 3
Vikings 3

By network (three or more)

HBO 108
CBS 53
NBC 53
ABC 45
Showtime 31
AMC 26
FX Networks 26
PBS 25
Fox 19
Comedy Central 16
Netflix 14
Lifetime 12
History 10
Sundance Channel 10
Cartoon Network 8
Discovery Channel 6

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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