The live announcement ceremony will take place at 8:30 a.m.
"This Is Us", also received a Golden Globe nomination for best drama series, losing to Netflix's "The Crown", and a Writers Guild Awards nomination for best new series, when it was beaten by FX's "Atlanta".
Because the new season of "Thrones" comes after this year's Emmy eligibility deadline, we're going to have a new drama series victor.
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Riz Ahmed, Ewan McGregor, Geoffrey Rush and John Turturro will also be expecting nominations, while other big name contenders in the category include Benedict Cumberbatch and Jude Law. It was the victor in the category for five consecutive seasons, tying the record set by NBC's "Frasier" from 1994-98.
Returning from past year, "The Americans" (FX), "Better Call Saul" (AMC), "Homeland" (Showtime), "House of Cards" (Netflix) and "Mr. Robot" (USA) will all be contenders for the top prizes too.
McCarthy, who has one Emmy win in seven previous nominations, faces posthumous competition in the category from "Star Wars" legend Carrie Fisher, who appeared in British sitcom "Catastrophe" before her death in December. It won each of the first seven years, and again in 2011, 2012 and 2014. "We are keeping pace with industry innovators, and recognizing excellence within new and changing genres and platforms".
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Anna Chlumsky (Veep) and Shemar Moore (S.W.A.T.), along with Television Academy Chairman and CEO Hayma Washington, will announce the top categories of the 69th Emmy Awards Nominations during a live ceremony at the Television Academy's Wolf Theatre at the Saban Media Center in Hollywood.
The 69th Emmy Awards will telecast live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, Sunday, September 17 (8:00-11:00 PM ET/5:00-8:00 PM PT) on CBS.
With several higher-rated programs out of the running or fading in Emmy prestige, "This is Us" is among the few programs that could find the overlapping sweet spot between awards recognition and widespread appeal.
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