NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — And the nominees are…
With 22 nods each, “Saturday Night Live” and “Westworld” are tied for the most Emmy Award nominations this year.
The long-running “SNL” received a wealth of awards for its cast, hosts and guest stars, including one to Alec Baldwin for his recurring portrayal of President Donald Trump.
Other leading nominees include “Feud: Bette and Joan” and “Stranger Things” with 18 nominations; “Veep” with 17 bids, and “Big Little Lies” and “Fargo” with 16 nominations each.
Breakout network drama “This is Us” received 11 nods, including the first best-drama series for a broadcast network show since “The Good Wife” in 2011.
The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards will be broadcast LIVE on CBS2 on Sunday, September 17 starting at 8 p.m. Stephen Colbert is hosting.
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