2018 Emmys

"Killing Eve" star Sandra Oh photographed at the Marylebone Hotel in London as she prepares for Season 2 of "Killing Eve." (Micha Theiner / For The Times)

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

The 2018 Emmy Award nominations were announced July 12. After a year of ineligibility, “Game of Thrones” returned with a stunning 22 total 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 Emmys will be presented over three nights. 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.

J.B. Smoove as Leon and Larry David as himself in David's HBO comedy "Curb Your Enthusiasm," returning for a ninth season after six years. (John P. Johnson / HBO)

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)

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)

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

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

Anthony Anderson of “black-ish” reveals his favorite shows and which old sitcoms he wishes he’d been on, and belts out show theme songs.

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)

"So I just made the decision to not understand him and just ride the wave, Jeff Daniels says of his Godless" character. (Christina House / Los Angeles Times)

Actress Issa Rae sits for a portrait in front of a background photo of a Los Angeles street scene. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)

"Killing Eve" star Sandra Oh photographed at the Marylebone Hotel in London as she prepares for Season 2 of "Killing Eve." (Micha Theiner / 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)

'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)

Betty Gilpin and Alison Brie star in the Netflix comedy series "GLOW." (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times)

Millie Bobby Brown. (Mark Boster / 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 Oliver on "Last Week Tonight." (Eric Liebowitz / 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)

Penelope Cruz as Donatella Versace in a scene from "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story." (Jeff Daly / FX)