HBO’s superhero series “Watchmen” leads the way at this year’s Emmy Awards, with 26 nominations overall.
The show, which starred Regina King, has been recognised despite plans for a second season being scrapped.
Comedy-drama “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” received 20 nominations, while “Ozark” and “Succession” have 18 each.
Another surprise powerhouse in terms of nominations is Disney’s “The Mandalorian”, a show set in the Star Wars universe.
The show, which has one season out, received 15 nominations in total.
The winners are scheduled to be announced on 20 September during a ceremony broadcast by ABC and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel.
The Emmys are the biggest night in US TV.
Emmy Nominations 2020:
- Watchmen – 26
- The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – 20
- Succession – 18
- Ozark – 18
- Schitt’s Creek – 15
- The Mandalorian – 15
For the full list of nominations, check out this CNN article.