2 HBO Originals & 1 Netflix Contenders Vie for Critics Choice Awards

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The nominations for the 22nd Annual Critics' Choice Awards are in, and it looks like the best of the best are in the lineup once more.

As per the official website of the event HBO leads the nominations once again with 22 under its name. ABC and Netflix each have 14 to follow the giant.


Top contenders include the likes of Game of Thrones, The People v. O.J. Simpsons, and House of Cards. Newcomer in the HBO Original series Westworld has already been tagged with three nominations to date.

Not surprising anyone are nominations for Netflix original Stranger Things, which is also nominated for a major category.

All three big hits in recent TV, Game of Thrones, Westworld, and Stranger Things, are in the running for Best Drama Series. Other series that are vying for the title include Mr. Robot, Better Call Saul, The Crown, and This is Us.

As expected, Game of Thrones has five nominations, with two more for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for Peter Dinklage and Kit Harington and Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for Emilia Clarke and Lena Headey.


HBO's Westworld also received three nominations, including Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for Thandie Newton and Best Actress in a Drama Series for Evan Rachel Wood.

"In this golden age of peak TV, viewers have an embarrassment of riches to choose from every day and night. The Critics' Choice Awards are chosen to help people find the best of the best. We can't wait until December 11 to celebrate with all these incredibly deserving nominees."

The Awards Gala will be broadcasted live on A&E from Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. It will air on a Sunday, Dec. 11 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.

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