On Thursday, the full list of nominees for the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced in the morning via live stream at the television academy's Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in in North Hollywood, Calif. Leading the pack with nominations are Mad Men and American Horror Story.
The 64th annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be held on Sept. 23 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and airing live on ABC.
AMC's hit drama Mad Men scored 17 nominations on Thursday, possibly setting the record as the most-revered drama series in television's history. In addition to the show, stars Jon Hamm and Elisabeth Moss received nominations for Best Actor and Best Actress in a Drama.
Mad Men has won the award for best drama series four years in a row. If it wins the 2012 title, Mad Men will break the record for receiving the most Emmys in the drama category.
Miniseries American Horror Story also received 17 awards, one including a nomination for star Connie Britton.
Downton Abbey, Hatfields & McCoys and Hemingway & Gellhorn received many nominations, as well.
Below is the full list of nominations for the Emmys, set to air in September.
TV Drama Series:
Game of Thrones
Best Actress in a TV Drama Series:
Glenn Close, ''Damages
Michelle Dockery, ''Downton Abbey
Julianna Margulies, ''The Good Wife
Kathy Bates, ''Harry's Law
Claire Danes, ''Homeland
Elisabeth Moss, ''Mad Men
Best Actor in a TV Drama Series:
Steve Buscemi, ''Boardwalk Empire
Bryan Cranston, ''Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall, ''Dexter
Hugh Bonneville, ''Downton Abbey
Damian Lewis, ''Homeland
Jon Hamm, ''Mad Men
TV Comedy Series:
''The Big Bang Theory
Curb Your Enthusiasm
TV Miniseries Or Movie:
''American Horror Story
Hatfields & McCoys
Hemingway & Gellhorn
Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia