2016 Emmy Nominations Are In! Viola Davis, Taraji P. Henson, 'Lemonade' Among Nominees

Regina King, Idris Elba, Niecy Nash, 'Roots,' and more, also earned 2016 Emmy nominations.

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Outstanding Comedy Series

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Lead Actress in a Drama Series: How to Get Away With Murder

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Outstanding Limited Series

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The actor and Emmy winner earned his bachelor's from Harvard University and later received his master's at the Yale School of Drama.

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Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

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Supporting Actor in a Miniseries: The People v. OJ Simpson

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Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Empire

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Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: The People v. OJ Simpson

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Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Luther

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Outstanding Limited Series

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Lead Actress in a Comedy Series: Black-ish

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Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: American Crime

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Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Black-ish

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Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie: Confirmation

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Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special, Oustanding Production Design for a Variety Special, Outstanding Picture Editing for Variety Programming, Outstanding Variety Special

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Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Getting On

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Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Key & Peele