2018 Emmys

Elisabeth Moss in "Handmaid's Tale." (George Kraychyk / Hulu)

Emmys 2018: The complete list of nominees for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards

The 2018 Emmy Award nominations were announced Thursday morning. After a year of ineligibility, “Game of Thrones” returned with a stunning 22 nominations, including best drama. Another HBO drama, “Westworld,” followed closely behind with 21 nominations. Last year’s best drama series winner “The Handmaid’s Tale” drew 20 nominations. Additionally, Sandra Oh made history as the first Asian actress to be nominated for best lead actress in a drama series. On the comedy side, “Saturday Night Live,” “Atlanta” and “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” were tops with 21, 16 and 14 nominations, respectively.

The Creative Arts Emmys will be presented on Saturday, Sept. 8 and Sunday, Sept. 9. The 70th Primetime Emmy Awards will take place Sept. 17 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The ceremony will be hosted by Michael Che and Colin Jost.

'Rick and Morty' Season 3 trailer

Paris Berlec plays Alexa, a teen struggling with cancer, while Isabel May who plays Katie, right, is Alexa's best friend. Tiffani Thiessen plays Alexa's mom. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)

Actress-singer Mandy Moore stars in the NBC's breakout freshman drama "This Is Us." (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

Alison Brie and Britney Young play novice professional wrestlers in the new Netflix series "GLOW." (Erica Parise / Netflix)

Host Jimmy Kimmel and Oscar winner Guillermo del Toro are shown with producer J. Miles Dale backstage at the Academy Awards. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

Ed Harris, Thandie Newton, Evan Rachel Wood and Anthony Hopkins star in the trailer for HBO's "Westworld."

Judd Apatow goes back to stand-up comedy after 20 years away in the Netflix special "The Return." (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

Season 2 of 'Ozark', says Jason Bateman, with Laura Linney, is "a good escalation of everything as far as danger ... our relationship." (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)

Scott Frank and Michelle Dockery on the New Mexico set of "Godless." (Ursula Coyote / Netflix)

Bryan Fogel and Dr. Grigory Rodchenkov in a scene from "Icarus." (Netflix)

The cast and crew of "Game of Thrones" came together at Walt Disney Concert Hall for the Season 7 premiere.

Tiffany Haddish of "Girls Trip." (Christina House / For The Times)

This image released by Hulu shows a scene from the series, "The Handmaid's Tale," returning for a second season on April 25. (George Kraychyk/Hulu via AP)

"Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath," an eight-part docuseries on A&E . (Miller Mobley / A&E)

John Oliver on "Last Week Tonight." (Eric Liebowitz / Associated Press)

NBC's "The Good Place" stars Kristen Bell as a recently deceased young woman who wakes up in the afterlife and is sent by Michael (Ted Danson) to "The Good Place", a heaven-like utopia he designed. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)

Sterling K. Brown of 'This Is Us' talks about the last show he binge-watched, the actor he sometimes gets mistaken for and more.

Darren Criss of FX's “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” talks about being in the Ryan Murphy orbit.

Allison Janney: 'It's a very empowering time'

Elisabeth Moss stars in the Hulu series "The Handmaid's Tale." (Patrick T. Fallon / For The Times)

"Shame has been lifted because so many voices are coming together to share their common experience. It’s an incredible feeling," says Laura Dern, who stars in the child sexual abuse film "The Tale." (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)

Sam Waterston in a scene from Netflix's "Godless." (Ursula Coyote/Netflix)

Music: Mark Rivers; Lyrics: Mark Rivers

'The Voice', winner of the Emmy for reality competition at the 69th Emmy Awards. (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)

Actor David Harbour tips his hat to the 'horrible' kids on 'Stranger Things.'

The role seemed complicated, weighty and loving. All that seemed amazing to me,” Michael Stuhlbarg says of playing the father in Call Me by Your Name." (Katie Falkenberg / Los Angeles Times)

The cast of "Will & Grace" -- Eric McCormack, left, Debra Messing, Megan Mullally, and Sean Hayes -- share a laugh in the audience bleachers on the set of the revival at the NBCUniversal lot. (Mel Melcon / Los Angeles Times)

Millie Bobby Brown. (Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times)

Director Jennifer Fox,€ photographed this week in the L.A. Times Studio during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)

Amy Sedaris' "At Home With Amy Sedaris" is half riff on home/project shows and half sincere crafting instruction. "Everything in my house is covered with tape. Everything looks better when it's covered in packing tape," she says. (Michael Nagle/ For The T

John Legend as Jesus, center, and Sara Bareilles, far right, as Mary Magdalene in NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert." (Virginia Sherwood / NBC / TNS)

Actress Carol Burnett photographed at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena. (Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times)

Jimmy Kimmel (Randy Holmes / Associated Press)

Writer-creator Peter Morgan with Matt Smith (Prince Philip) and Claire Foy (Queen Elizabeth II) in a behind-the-scenes look on the set of Season 2's "The Crown." (Alex Bailey / Netflix)

Scott Frank and Michelle Dockery on the New Mexico set of "Godless." (Ursula Coyote / Netflix)