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HBO Max Earns 130 Emmy Award Nominations

Nominations for the 2021 Emmy Awards were announced July 13, and HBO Max earned a total of 130. Lovecraft Country led the pack with 18 total, including for Outstanding Drama Series, with Mare of Easttown following with 16 and HBO Max Original Hacks with 15. Other nominees include The Flight Attendant, I May Destroy You, Allen v. Farrow, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, and more.

See the full list of HBO and HBO Max nominees below; all are available to watch on HBO Max. Winners will be announced Sept. 19.

HBO

Allen v. Farrow
Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program
Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program
Outstanding Music Composition for a Documentary Series or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series
Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)
Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program

The Bee Gees: How Can You Mend a Broken Heart
Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program
Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
Outstanding Sound Editing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)
Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program

Between the World and Me
Outstanding Main Title Design

A Black Lady Sketch Show
Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series (Issa Rae)
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series (Yvette Nicole Brown)
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

David Byrne's American Utopia
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special
Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special
Outstanding Music Direction
Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special
Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Special

Euphoria
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Contemporary Costumes
Outstanding Contemporary Makeup (Non-Prosthetic)

I May Destroy You
Outstanding Limited Series
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series (Michaela Coel)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series (Paapa Essiedu)
Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series
Outstanding Contemporary Costumes
Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series (2)
Outstanding Music Supervision
Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series

In Treatment
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (Uzo Aduba)

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Outstanding Variety Talk Series
Outstanding Production Design for a Variety, Reality, or Competition Series
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series
Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special
Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Series
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

Lovecraft Country
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (Jurnee Smollett)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (Jonathan Majors)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (Aunjanue Ellis)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (Michael K. Williams)
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series (Courtney B. Vance)
Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Fantasy/Sci-Fi Costumes
Outstanding Main Title Design
Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup
Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)
Outstanding Music Supervision
Outstanding Sound Editing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Season or a Movie
Outstanding Stunt Performance
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

Mare of Easttown

Outstanding Limited Series
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series (Kate Winslet)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series (Julianne Nicholson)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series (Jean Smart)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series (Evan Peters)
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary Program (One Hour or More)
Outstanding Casting for a Limited Series
Outstanding Cinematography for a Limited Series
Outstanding Contemporary Costumes
Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series
Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Limited Series (2)
Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling
Outstanding Contemporary Makeup (Non-Prosthetic)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Limited Series
Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series

The Nevers
Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Single Episode

Oslo
Outstanding Television Movie
Outstanding Music Composition for a Limited Series (Original Dramatic Score)

Perry Mason
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (Matthew Rhys)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (John Lithgow)
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Period or Fantasy Program (One Hour or More)
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (One Hour)

Q: Into the Storm
Outstanding Picture Editing for a Nonfiction Program

Real Time with Bill Maher
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series

Tina
Outstanding Directing for a Documentary/Nonfiction Program
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Nonfiction or Reality Program (Single or Multi-Camera)

The Undoing
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series (Hugh Grant)
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary Program (One Hour or More)

Welcome to Chechnya
Exceptional Merit in Documentary Filmmaking


HBO Max

Doom Patrol
Outstanding Stunt Coordination

The Flight Attendant
Outstanding Comedy Series
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (Kaley Cuoco)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (Rosie Perez)
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Contemporary Program (One Hour or More)
Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Friends: The Reunion
Outstanding Production Design for a Variety Special
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special
Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special
Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded)

Hacks
Outstanding Comedy Series
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (Jean Smart)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (Carl Clemons-Hopkins)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (Hannah Einbinder)
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series (Jane Adams)
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Program (Half-Hour)
Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour)
Outstanding Contemporary Costumes
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series (3)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Legendary
Outstanding Contemporary Hairstyling for a Variety, Nonfiction, or Reality Program
Outstanding Contemporary Makeup for a Variety, Nonfiction, or Reality Program (Non-Prosthetic)

Made for Love
Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series (Half-Hour)

Raised by Wolves
Outstanding Main Title Design

Warrior
Outstanding Stunt Coordination

A West Wing Special to Benefit When We All Vote
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special
Outstanding Variety Special (Pre-Recorded)

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