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‘Game Of Thrones’ Breaks Record With 32 Emmy Nominations

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‘Game Of Thrones’ final season went from becoming one of the most watched TV series in the world, to getting 32 Emmy nominations, breaking a long standing record set by NYPD Blue for the most nominations for a single season.

Emilia Clarke and Kit Harington got nominated in the Best Actor and Actress category, while eight other “Thrones” cast members swept the board in the supporting and guest acting categories.

Here is the full list below, ahead of the 2019 Primetime Emmy Awards which will air live on FOX on September 22nd;

Comedy Series

Barry (HBO)
Fleabag (Amazon)
The Good Place (NBC)
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel(Amazon)
Russian Doll (Netflix)
Schitt’s Creek (Pop)
Veep (HBO)

Drama Series

Better Call Saul (AMC)
Bodyguard (Netflix)
Game of Thrones (HBO)
Killing Eve (BBC America)
Ozark (Netflix)
Pose (FX)
Succession (HBO)
This Is Us (NBC)

Limited Series

Chernobyl (HBO)
Escape at Dannemora (Showtime)
Fosse/Verdon (FX)
Sharp Objects (HBO)
When They See Us (Netflix)

Television Movie

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch (Netflix)
Brexit: The Uncivil War (HBO)
Deadwood: The Movie (HBO)
My Dinner With Herve (HBO)
King Lear (Amazon)

Lead Actor in a Limited Series or TV Movie

Mahershala Ali (True Detective)
Benicio Del Toro (Escape at Dannemora)
Hugh Grant (A Very English Scandal)
Jared Harris (Chernobyl)
Jharrel Jerome (When They See Us)
Sam Rockwell (Fosse/Verdon)

Lead Actress in a Limited Series or TV Movie

Amy Adams (Sharp Objects)
Patricia Arquette (Escape at Dannemora)
Joey King (The Act)
Niecy Nash (When They See Us)
Michelle Williams (Fosse/Verdon)
Aunjanue Ellis (When They See Us)

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Anthony Anderson (Black-ish)
Don Cheadle (Black Monday)
Ted Danson (The Good Place)
Michael Douglas (The Kominsky Method)
Bill Hader (Barry)
Eugene Levy (Schitt’s Creek)

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Christina Applegate (Dead to Me)
Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
Natasha Lyonne (Russian Doll)
Catherine O’Hara (Schitt’s Creek)
Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Fleabag)

Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Jason Bateman (Ozark)
Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)
Kit Harington (Game of Thrones)
Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul)
Billy Porter (Pose)
Milo Ventimiglia (This Is Us)

Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones)
Jodie Comer (Killing Eve)
Viola Davis (How to Get Away With Murder)
Laura Linney (Ozark)
Mandy Moore (This Is Us)
Sandra Oh (Killing Eve)
Robin Wright (House of Cards)

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Alfie Allen (Game of Thrones)
Jonathan Banks (Better Call Saul)
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Game of Thrones)
Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones)
Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul)
Michael Kelly (House of Cards)
Chris Sullivan (This Is Us)

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones)
Julia Garner (Ozark)
Lena Headey (Game of Thrones)
Fiona Shaw (Killing Eve)
Sophie Turner (Game of Thrones)
Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones)

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Alan Arkin (The Kominsky Method)
Anthony Carrigan (Barry)
Tony Hale (Veep)
Stephen Root (Barry)
Tony Shalhoub (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)
Henry Winkler (Barry)

Supporting Actress in Comedy Series

Alex Borstein (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)
Anna Chlumsky (Veep)
Olivia Colman (Fleabag)
Sian Clifford (Fleabag)
Betty Gilpin (GLOW)
Sarah Goldberg (Barry)
Marin Hinkle (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)
Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)

Writing for a Comedy Series

Barry – “ronny/lily” – Bill Hader and Alec Berg
Fleabag – “Episode 1” – Phoebe Waller-Bridge
Pen15 – “Anna Ishii-Peters” – Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle
Russian Doll – “Nothing in This World Is Easy” – Teleplay by and Story by Leslye Headland, Story by Natasha Lyonne and Amy Poehler
Russian Doll – “A Warm Body” – Allison Silverman
The Good Place – “Janet(s)” – Josh Siegal and Dylan Morgan
Veep – “Veep” – David Mandel

Directing for a Comedy Series

Barry – “The Audition” – Alec Berg
Barry – “ronny/lily” – Bill Hader
Fleabag – “Episode 1” – Harry Bradbeer
The Big Bang Theory – “Stockholm Syndrome” – Mark Cendrowski
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – “All Alone” – Amy Sherman-Palladino
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – “We’re Going to the Catskills!” – Daniel Palladino

Writing for a Drama Series

Better Call Saul – “Winner” – Peter Gould and Thomas Schnauz
Bodyguard – “Episode 1” – Jed Mercurio
Game of Thrones – “The Iron Throne” – David Benioff and D.B. Weiss
Killing Eve – “Nice and Neat” – Emerald Fennell
Succession – “Nobody Is Ever Missing” – Jesse Armstrong
The Handmaid’s Tale – “Holly” – Bruce Miller and Kira Snyder

Directing for a Drama Series

Game of Thrones – “The Last of the Starks” – David Nutter
Game of Thrones – “The Long Night” – Miguel Sapochnik
Game of Thrones – “The Iron Throne” – David Benioff and D.B. Weiss
Killing Eve – “Desperate Times” – Lisa Bruhlmann
Ozark – “Reparations” – Jason Bateman
Succession – “Celebration” – Adam McKay
The Handmaid’s Tale – “Holly” – Daina Reid

Reality/Competition Series

The Amazing Race
American Ninja Warrior
RuPaul’s Drag Race
Top Chef
The Voice

Variety Talk Series

Last Week Tonight (HBO)
The Late Show With Stephen Colbert (CBS)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC)
The Late Late Show With James Corden (CBS)
The Daily Show With Trevor Noah (Comedy Central)
Full Frontal With Samantha Bee (TBS)

Variety Sketch Series

At Home with Amy Sedaris (truTV)
Documentary Now! (IFC)
Drunk History (Comedy Central)
I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman (Hulu)
Saturday Night Live (NBC)
Who Is America? (Showtime)

Animated Program

Big Mouth (Netflix)
Bob’s Burgers (FOX)
Bojack Horseman (Netflix)
Come Along with Me (Adventure Time) (Cartoon Network)
The Simpsons (FOX)

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Akuapem Poloo Now Sleeps With Dogs For Money? : Instagram User Drops Serious Allegation

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Few days past when Child Rights International (CRI) has petitioned the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) of the Ghana Police Service over socialite, Akuapem Poloo’s raw photo with her son.

Akuapem Poloo, in the early hours of June 30, 2020, set social media buzzing with a photo she posted to mark her son’s 7th birthday.

Her decision to post such a photo, according to her, was to commemorate the day she was naked in the labor ward as she delivered her son.

Well, Rosemond Brown as widely known, is still very much in trouble but she could actually care less about it.

She is still the very loudmouth person she has always been but this time around, we are not even going to fault her for what she did.

She shared a picture of herself and one male user decided to act all foolish and offensive in the comment box.

He asked Poloo how much she would charge to sleep with his dog for a night, literally saying the mother of one sleeps with dogs for money.

Read what ensued between them below.

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Coronavirus Vaccine Is A “Mark Of The Beast” : US Presidential Aspirant, Kanye West Claims

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American presidential aspirant and Rapper, Kanye West, has made a very controversial claim over the COVID-19 vaccine as he reveals it is a mark of the beast.

Speaking to Forbes in an exclusive interview, Kanye West opened up on how he recovered after testing positive for Coronavirus in February 2020.

He also condemned the COVID-19 vaccine as he alleged that it is a chip that is mandated to prevent Christians to make it to heaven.

Sharing his experience, the billionaire Hip Hop star said; “Chills, shaking in the bed, taking hot showers, looking at videos telling me what I’m supposed to do to get over it.

“I remember someone had told me Drake had the coronavirus and my response was Drake can’t be sicker than me!”.

He added saying; “God just gave me the clarity and said it’s time. “You know I was out there, ended up in the hospital, people were calling me crazy. I’m not crazy,”.

“Between all of the influences and the positions that we can be put in as musicians… It can drive you crazy, through all of that I was looking crazy because it wasn’t the time. Now it’s time. And we’re not going crazy, we’re going Yeezy, it’s a whole ‘notha level now. N-O-T-H-A.”

He then revealed he suspects COVID-19 vaccine to be “the mark of the beast”.

“It’s so many of our children that are being vaccinated and paralyzed,”. “So when they say the way we’re going to fix COVID with a vaccine, I’m extremely cautious. That’s the mark of the beast. They want to put chips inside of us, they want to do all kinds of things, to make it where we can’t cross the gates of heaven.”

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King Promise Is Ghana’s Current ‘Best Male Vocalist’ : JMJ Baby

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JMJ, known in real life as Joshua Raphaelson revealed during an interview with 3fm’s Miriam Osei Agyeman on the Urban blend show which comes off on Thursdays that King Promise is the best vocalist in Ghana at the moment, he said this when asked him if he had passed a wrong judgment about an artist who could not have gone far. He answered yes and that artiste was King Promise.

He explained that he had the chance to listen to him first but wasn’t too sure about signing him and might be ahead of the game in terms of vocal prowess and the industry may not be ready for him.

He further revealed that he had a record with the amazing vocal artiste which will be coming out soon.

JMJ Baby is an award-winning sound engineer and record producer. Some of his notable works are “Trigga” by Samini, “Too Much” by Kaakie, “Kasiebor” by Obrafour ft. Guru, “Hope” by Sarkodie ft. Obrafour etc.

“Riddim Of The GODS”, a 5-genre project he did in 2019 stands as the biggest riddim project run by an African Producer – the project which cut across Dancehall, Hiphop, Afrobeats etc featured over 30 Ghanaian Musicians. And by far is the most-streamed album project on Boomplay Music by any African/Ghanaian Producer.

JMJ Baby won the “Best Riddim Producer of the Year” at the BASS Awards 2013 held in July this year – he has produced albums for Samini, Obrafour, Stonebwoy, and a lot more. He manages two big artistes, Kaakie and KB (Ghetto KB) under his label.

Follow him on his social media pages here:
Facebook: JMJ Baby
Instagram & Twitter: @jmjbabygh

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