Emmy nominations honor 'Mad Men,' 'Transparent'

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 16, 2015 11:52 AM

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The final season of AMC's period advertising drama "Mad Men," Netflix's political thriller "House of Cards," and Amazon's new transgender comedy "Transparent" garnered top nominations on Thursday for the 67th Emmy Awards, the highest honors in television.

Premium cable channel HBO led all networks with 126 nominations, including 24 for medieval fantasy "Game of Thrones."

(Reporting by Mary Milliken and Piya Sinha-Roy)