HBO Entertainment received 137 Emmy nominations Tuesday morning, more than twice as many as any other studio. Scratch “Game of Thrones” off that list, and HBO Entertainment still dominated all of its competitors. In fact, the same holds true if you also ignore the Emmy nominations for the studio’s “Chernobyl” and “Barry,” which received a combined 36 Emmy nominations. HBO Entertainment’s monumental success can’t be pinned on just a few shows: The production studio is simply churning out a huge amount of well-received content.
It turns out that owning the rights to seemingly every other brand on the planet increases your odds of winning big during awards season. Tuesday’s Emmy nominations were also kind to Disney Television Studios,