Emmys by the numbers: Nominations by series, network

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For the second year in a row, HBO's Game of Thrones led the Emmy nominations pack when the HBO fantasy drama based on the best-sellers by George R.R. Martin collected 24 mentions -; up from 17 a year ago.

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Emmys by the numbers: Nominations by series, network
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08: (L-R) Actors Natalie Dormer, Keisha Castle-Hughes and Finn Jones attend Game of Thrones: A Panel of Ice and Fire during New York Comic-Con Day 1 at The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on October 8, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Stewart/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: Actor Peter Dinklage, winner of Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for 'Game of Thrones', poses in the press room at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 20: The cast and crew of 'Game of Thrones', winners of the award for Outstanding Drama Series', pose in the press room at the 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Microsoft Theater on September 20, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 10: A model of one of Daenerys Targaryen's dragons is seen at photo call to launch Game of Thrones Season 5 at the at Sydney Opera House on April 10, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MARCH 23: Actor Nikolaj Coster-Waldau attends the premiere of HBO's 'Game of Thrones' Season 5 at San Francisco Opera House on March 23, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 29: Dean Charles-Chapman, Liam Cunningham, Kit Harington, Isaac Kempstead and Thomas Brodie-Sangster collect the Empire Hero Award for 'Game of Thrones' on stage during the Jameson Empire Awards 2015 at the Grosvenor House Hotel on March 29, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images)
AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 20: Snoop Dogg attends HBO Game of Thrones Presents: Snoop Dogg Catch The Throne Event At SXSW on March 20, 2015 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Daniel Boczarski/Getty Images for HBO Game of Thrones)

American Horror Story came in second with 20 (up from a year ago when it came in third overall). Meanwhile, HBO continued to top all the networks thanks to Thrones and TV movies Olive Kitteridge and Bessie, picking up 126 nominations -; up from 99 a year ago. ABC came in second with 42 -; up from its fifth-place showing last year thanks in part to How to Get Away With Murder's Viola Davis and John Ridley limited series American Crime.

Here's a look at the nominations by series and network:

Nominations by series (three or more)

Game of Thrones 24
American Horror Story: Freak Show 20
Olive Kitteridge 13
Bessie 12
House of Cards 11
Mad Men 11
Transparent 11
American Crime 10
Boardwalk Empire 10
Veep 9
Dancing With the Stars 8
Downton Abbey 8
The Oscars 8
Saturday Night Live 8
So You Think You Can Dance 8
Wolf Hall 8
Better Call Saul 7
Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief 7
Houdini 7
Inside Amy Schumer 7
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck 7
SNL 40th Anniversary Special 7
Silicon Valley 7
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt 7
The Big Bang Theory 7
The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst 6
Key & Peele 6
Late Show With David Letterman 6
Louie 6
Modern Family 6
The Voice 6
Homeland 5
The Knick 5
The Simpsons 5
Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown 4
Citizenfour 4
The Colbert Report 4
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart 4
Deadliest Catch 4
Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways 4
The Good Wife 4
Gotham 4
The Honorable Woman 4
The Last Man on Earth 4
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver 4
Orange Is the New Black 4
Project Runway 4
The Walking Dead 4
The Amazing Race 3
Empire 3
57th Annual Grammy Awards 3
Daredevil 3
Masters of Sex 3
Parks and Recreation 3
Penny Dreadful 3
Peter Pan Live 3
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History 3
The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe 3
Sons of Anarchy 3
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Live From Lincoln Center) 3
Texas Rising 3
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 3
68th Annual Tony Awards 3
24: Live Another Day 3
2 Broke Girls 3

By network (three or more)

HBO 126
ABC 42
CBS 41
NBC 41
FX Networks 38
Fox 35
Netflix 34
PBS 29
Comedy Central 25
AMC 24
Showtime 18
Amazon Instant Video 12
History 11
Lifetime 10
Discovery Channel 7
Cinemax 5
Starz 5
Cartoon Network 4
Disney Channel 4
National Geographic Channel 4
SundanceTV 4
Adult Swim 3
Bravo 3

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The 67th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Andy Samberg, will air live Sept. 20 on Fox from the Microsoft Theater in L.A.

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