The 71st Primetime Emmy Award nominations are in and it's time for your predictions on what show will be considered the Outstanding Drama Series in 2019. Drama can be the passionate lifeblood of television discourse and several nominees this year have been frequent topics of conversation. HBO and Netflix both have multiple shows with nominations for best drama series this year, including HBO's recently ended series Game of Thrones.
Which drama series do you think will take home the Emmy this year? Vote below to make your predictions.
Winner for 2019 Outstanding Drama Series.
Previously nominated: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 (Won), 2016 (Won), 2018 (Won)
Game of Thrones (HBO, 2011) is an American fantasy drama television series created by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss, based on the series of fantasy novels by George R. R. Martin. Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while a forgotten race returns after being dormant for thousands of years. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Kit Harington, Sophie Turner, + more
Number of Seasons: 8
Previously nominated: 2015, 2016, 2017
Better Call Saul (AMC, 2015) is an American television drama series created by Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould, and a spinoff prequel of Breaking Bad. The trials and tribulations of lawyer, Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk), in the time leading up to establishing his strip-mall law office in Albuquerque, New Mexico. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian, Michael Mando, + more
Number of Seasons: 4
Killing Eve (BBC America, 2018) is a British drama television series developed by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, based on the novels by Luke Jennings. Eve Polastri (Sandra Oh), a desk-bound MI5 Officer, begins to track down talented psychopath Villanelle (Jodie Comer), while both women become obsessed with each other. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Sandra Oh, Jodie Comer, Fiona Shaw, Darren Boyd, Owen McDonnell, + more
Number of Seasons: 2
Network: BBC America
Previously nominated: 2017, 2018
This Is Us (NBC, 2016) is an American television series created by Dan Fogelman. Follows a unique ensemble, as their paths cross and their life stories interwine, from sharing the same birthday, to so much more than anyone would expect. ...more on Wikipedia
Actors: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, + more
Number of Seasons: 3