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UpdatePosted 07/14/2016 03:05PM

Stars React to Finding Out They've Been Nominated for a 2016 Emmy Award

Originally posted 07/14/2016 01:40PM

The 2016 Emmy Award nominations are in! Now it's time to sit and argue endlessly about whether or not our favorite shows will reap the sweet fruit of victory or the bitter root vegetable of defeat.

Or we could just focus on the positive, like these stars, all of whom are just happy to be nominated! Win or lose, it's still a huge honor.

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Emmy Awards 2016: The Nominations' Biggest Snubs and Surprises

Originally posted 07/14/2016 01:15PM

The 2016 Emmy nominations are in – and not everybody's happy about the names that were read (or weren't) on Thursday morning.

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Anthony Anderson Livens Up the Emmy Nominations: His Funniest Moments (and That Epic Nod Reaction!)

Originally posted 07/14/2016 12:50PM

Anthony Anderson is up for the Emmy for lead actor in a comedy series – and his hilarious antics during the nomination ceremony is proof that the nod is well deserved.

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UpdatePosted 07/14/2016 12:05PM

Emmy Awards 2016: And the Nominees Are ...

Originally posted 07/14/2016 09:25AM

TV's biggest night is just around the corner!

Gilmore Girls' Lauren Graham and black-ish star Anthony Anderson announced this year's Emmys nods on Thursday morning, and last year's winners Game of Thrones and Veep – who are returning to defend their titles in the outstanding drama and comedy series fields, respectively – were among the big names.

Returning champs include How to Get Away with Murder's Viola Davis, Transparent's Jeffrey Tambor and Veep's Julia Louis-Dreyfus, as well as sentimental favorite Downton Abbey, which got a few more nods for its farewell season.

New entries include Golden Globe favorite drama Mr. Robot, which scored in the outstanding drama series and lead actor categories, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story in several fields, Tom Hiddleston for The Night Manager and Kirsten Dunst for Fargo season 2.

Read the highlights below and then check out our take on this year's biggest snubs and surprises.

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Get Your First Look at the 2016 Emmy Awards!

Originally posted 07/13/2016 08:10AM

Jimmy Kimmel is getting up close and personal with Emmy!

The late-night talk show host is gearing up to the 2016 Emmy Awards, and PEOPLE and Good Morning America have the exclusive first look at the first ads for the ceremony.

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Jimmy Kimmel to Host the 2016 Emmy Awards

Originally posted 03/07/2016 08:30AM

And the Emmy (host gig) goes to ... Jimmy Kimmel!

The Jimmy Kimmel Live! star will emcee the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sept. 18, PEOPLE and Good Morning America can exclusively announce.

Kimmel, 48, previously hosted TV's biggest night in 2012.

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Lady Gaga Is Inching Her Way to Becoming the World’s Youngest EGOT Ever

Lady Gaga Is Inching Her Way to Becoming the World’s Youngest EGOT Ever

Originally posted 01/14/2016 05:40PM

Lady Gaga's exciting Oscar nomination comes with a perk even cooler than gracing the red carpet – the chance to land among the elite stars who've won Hollywood's grand slam.

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Here's What Viola Davis Has to Say About Any 'Backlash' Over Her Historic Emmys Speech

Originally posted 09/24/2015 04:25PM

Viola Davis made Emmy history last weekend when she became the first black star to win outstanding lead actress in a drama series for her work as Annalise Keating in How to Get Away with Murder.

Twitter overflowed with support for Davis, 50, after her inspiring acceptance speech about the need for more diversity in Hollywood.

"The only thing that separates women of color from everyone else is opportunity," she said. "You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are simply not there."

But General Hospital actress Nancy Lee Grahn made headlines after tweeting that Davis is "elite" and "has never been discriminated against," adding that she wished "she'd brought every woman in the picture" instead of focusing on her experience as an African-American performer.

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