The show earned the most nominations for any program in a single season. 

By Kimberly Truong
Jul 16, 2019 @ 1:30 pm

Game of Thrones's final season may have been divisive, but the consensus seems to be that its actors did some award-worthy work. 

On Tuesday, the Emmy nominations were announced, and the show swept major categories with 32 nominations, including for the Outstanding Drama Series category.  

Emilia Clarke

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Emilia Clarke was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, marking her first nomination for the leading category. She was previously nominated as a Supporting Actress.

Kit Harington

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Kit Harington was given a nod for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. He was also previously nominated as a Supporting Actor.  

Peter Dinklage

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Peter Dinklage, who has previously won three Emmys for his role as Tyrion Lannister in the show, was nominated again for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.

Lena Headey

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Lena Headey, who has received four Emmy nominations for her role as Cersei, was nominated again for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.

Maisie Williams

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Maisie Williams, who earned a nomination in 2016, was nominated again as an Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series. 

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, who was nominated once in 2018, got another nod for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. 

Sophie Turner

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Sophie Turner has received her first Emmy nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series. 

Carice van Houten

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Carice van Houten has been nominated for the first time as Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Gwendoline Christie

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Gwendoline Christie is nominated for her first Emmy as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series. 

Alfie Allen

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Alfie Allen received his first nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. 

RELATED: See the Full List of 2019 Emmy Nominations

The Emmys will air on Sept 22, 2019. 

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