2016 Emmy Predictions – July

“Game of Thrones!” “Game of Thrones!” “Game of Thrones!”

With that said, it should be a pretty big year for HBO as well as Netflix. We’ve got all of our predictions below including GUEST categories and Variety categories as well.

Keep it here for our most updated predictions.

 Drama Series
Game of Thrones
House of Cards
Better Call Saul
Mr. Robot
Downton Abbey
Orange is the New Black

The Good Wife
The Affair

Dark Horses
Horace and Pete
The Americans
Orphan Black
Indian Summers
The Leftovers
How to Get Away with Murder

Comedy Series
Silicon Valley
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Modern Family
Master of None

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Broad City
The Last Man on Earth
Mozart in the Jungle

Dark Horses
Lady Dynamite
The Grinder
Grace and Frankie
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
The Carmichael Show
The Big Bang Theory

Limited Series
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Show Me a Hero
American Horror Story: Hotel

American Crime
The Night Manager

Dark Horses
Doctor Thorne
Flesh and Bone
The Spoils Before Dying
London Spy
War & Peace
The Girlfriend Experience
True Detective
The Last Panthers
Saints and Strangers
Childhood’s End

TV Movie
A Very Murray Christmas
All the Way
The Dresser
Donald Trumps’ Art of the Deal

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
Wallander: The Troubled Man
A Deadly Adoption
Manson’s Lost Girls
7 Days in Hell

Dark Horses
Coat of Many Colors
The Passion
Jesse Stone: Lost in Paradise
Special Correspondents

Lead Actor – Drama
Kevin Spacey – House of Cards
Bob Odenkirk – Better Call Saul
Liev Schreiber – Ray Donovan
Rami Malek – Mr. Robot
Damian Lewis – Billions
Paul Giamatti – Billions

Clive Owen – The Knick
Wagner Moura – Narcos
Bobby Cannavale – Vinyl
Aaron Paul – The Path
Aldis Hodge – Underground
Hugh Bonneville – Downton Abbey

Dark Horses
Dominic West – The Affair
Sam Heughan – Outlander
Kyle Chandler – Bloodline
Terrence Howard – Empire
Steve Buscemi – Horace and Pete
James Spader – The Blacklist
Jeremy Piven – Mr. Selfridge
Louis CK – Horace and Pete

Lead Actress – Drama
Robin Wright – House of Cards
Viola Davis – How to Get Away with Murder
Claire Danes – Homeland
Taraji P. Henson – Empire
Taylor Schilling – Orange is the New Black
Eva Green – Penny Dreadful

Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
Tatiana Maslany – Orphan Black
Caitriona Balfe – Outlander
Michelle Dockery – Downton Abbey
Laura Carmichael – Downton Abbey
Ruth Wilson – The Affair
Connie Britton – Nashville

Dark Horses
Jurnee Smollett-Bell – Underground
Kerry Washington – Scandal
Keri Russell – The Americans
Melissa Benoist – Supergirl
Vera Farmiga – Bates Motel
Michelle Monaghan – The Path
Jennifer Lopez – Shades of Blue

Lead Actor – Comedy
Jeffrey Tambor – Transparent
William H. Macy – Shameless
Aziz Ansari – Master of None
Don Cheadle – House of Lies
Anthony Anderson – Black-ish
Will Forte – The Last Man on Earth

Gael Garcia Bernal – Mozart in the Jungle
Jim Parsons – The Big Bang Theory
Thomas Middleditch – Silicon Valley
Rob Lowe – The Grinder
Patrick Stewart – Blunt Talk

Dark Horses
Fred Armisen – Portlandia
Jerrod Carmichael – The Carmichael Show
Rob Delaney – Catastrophe
Zach Galifianakis – Baskets
Andy Samberg – Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Ian McKellen – Vicious
Tommy Dewey – Casual
Bill Hader – Documentary Now
Dwayne Johnson – Ballers

Lead Actress – Comedy
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Veep
Amy Schumer – Inside Amy Schumer
Ellie Kemper – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Tracee Ellis-Ross – Black-ish
Rachel Bloom – Crazy Ex-Girlfriend
Lily Tomlin – Grace and Frankie

Jane Fonda – Grace and Frankie
Ilana Glazer – Broad City
Laurie Metcalf – Getting On
Abbi Jacobson – Broad City
Lena Dunham – Girls
Melissa McCarthy – Mike and Molly

Dark Horses
Maria Bamford – Lady Dynamite
Aya Cash – You’re the Worst
Carrie Brownstein – Portlandia
Dianne Wiest – Life in Pieces
Julie Klausner – Difficult People
Anna Faris – Mom
Jamie Lee Curtis – Scream Queens
Emma Roberts – Scream Queens

Supporting Actor – Drama
Peter Dinklage – Game of Thrones
Jonathan Banks – Better Call Saul
Christian Slater – Mr. Robot
Alan Cumming – The Good Wife
Jim Carter – Downton Abbey
Jon Voight – Ray Donovan

Mandy Patinkin – Homeland
Michael Kelly – House of Cards
Alan Alda – Horace and Pete
Tobias Menzies – Outlander
Michael McKean – Better Call Saul
Beau Bridges – Masters of Sex

Dark Horses
Kit Harington – Game of Thrones
Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Good Wife
F. Murray Abraham – Homeland
Ben Mendelsohn – Bloodline
Ray Romano – Vinyl
Christopher Meloni – Underground
Andre Holland – The Knick

Supporting Actress – Drama
Uzo Aduba – Orange is the New Black
Lena Headey – Game of Thrones
Joanne Frogatt – Downton Abbey
Emilia Clarke – Game of Thrones
Maggie Smith – Downton Abbey
Maura Tierney – The Affair

Christine Baranski – The Good Wife
Kate Mulgrew – Orange is the New Black
Edie Falco – Horace and Pete
Laverne Cox – Orange is the New Black
Hayden Panettiere – Nashville
Malin Akerman – Billions

Dark Horses
Margo Martindale – The Good Wife
Sophie Turner – Game of Thrones
Jessica Lange – Horace and Pete
Olivia Wilde – Vinyl
Laura Prepon – Orange is the New Black
Sissy Spacek – Bloodline

Supporting Actor – Comedy
Tony Hale – Veep
Ty Burrell – Modern Family
Tituss Burgess – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Andre Braugher – Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Hugh Laurie – Veep
Adam Driver – Girls

Louie Anderson – Baskets
Jay Duplass – Transparent
Malcolm McDowell – Mozart in the Jungle
Keegan Michael-Key – Key and Peele
Laurence Fishburne – Black-ish
Jesse Tyler Ferguson – Modern Family

Dark Horses
T.J. Miller – Silicon Valley
Jordan Peele – Key and Peele
Eric Stonestreet – Modern Family
Ed O’Neill – Modern Family
Martin Sheen – Grace and Frankie

Supporting Actress – Comedy
Allison Janney – Mom
Anna Chlumsky – Veep
Jane Krakowski – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Judith Light – Transparent
Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live
Niecy Nash – Getting On

Gaby Hoffmann – Transparent
Mayim Bialik – The Big Bang Theory
Julie Bowen – Modern Family
Cecily Strong – Saturday Night Live
Amy Landecker – Transparent
Carol Kane – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Dark Horses
Sofia Vergara – Modern Family
Jacki Weaver – Blunt Talk
Bernadette Peters – Mozart in the Jungle
Noel Wells – Master of None
Frances Conroy – Casual
Martha Kelly – Baskets
Kristen Wiig – Wet Hot American Summer
Kristen Schaal – The Last Man on Earth

Lead Actor – Limited Series or TV Movie
Courtney B. Vance – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Bryan Cranston – All The Way
Cuba Gooding Jr. – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Oscar Isaac – Show Me a Hero
Bill Murray – A Very Murray Christmas
Tom Hiddleston – The Night Manager

Benedict Cumberbatch – Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
Patrick Wilson – Fargo
Anthony Hopkins – The Dresser
Idris Elba – Luther
Timothy Hutton – American Crime
Malachi Kirby – Roots

Dark Horses
Ben Kingsley – Tut
Richard Dreyfus – Madoff
Kenneth Branagh – Wallander: The Troubled Man
Ian McKellen – The Dresser
Tony Shalhoub – Act One
James Franco – 11.22.63

Lead Actress – Limited Series or TV Movie
Sarah Paulson – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Felicity Huffman – American Crime
Kerry Washington – Confirmation
Kirsten Dunst – Fargo
Lady Gaga – American Horror Story: Hotel

Sarah Hay – Flesh and Bone
Audra McDonald – Lady Day at Emersons Bar and Grill
Rachel McAdams – True Detective
Lili Taylor – American Crime

Dark Horses
Riley Keough – The Girlfriend Experience
Samantha Morton – The Last Panthers
Blythe Danner – Madoff
Lily James – War & Peace
Julianne Hough – Grease Live
Kirsten Wiig – A Deadly Adoption
Kirsten Wiig – The Spoils Before Dying

Supporting Actor – Limited Series or TV Movie
Sterling K. Brown – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Hugh Laurie – The Night Manager
Jesse Plemons – Fargo
Anthony Mackie – All the Way
John Travolta – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Alfred Molina – Show Me a Hero

Forest Whitaker – Roots
Bookeem Woodbine – Fargo
Greg Kinnear – Confirmation
David Schwimmer – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Denis O’Hare – American Horror Story: Hotel
Chris Cooper – 11.22.63
Frank Langella – All the Way

Dark Horses
Connor Jessup – American Crime
Nathan Lane – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
David Alan Grier – The Wiz Live

Supporting Actress – Limited Series or TV Movie
Regina King – American Crime
Melissa Leo – All the Way
Jean Smart – Fargo
Sarah Paulson – American Horror Story: Hotel
Anika Noni Rose – Roots
Kathy Bates – American Horror Story: Hotel

Olivia Colman – The Night Manager
Emayatzy Corinealdi – Roots
Anna Paquin – Roots
Elizabeth Debicki – The Night Manager
Catherine Keener – Show Me a Hero
Uzo Aduba – The Wiz Live
Emily Watson – The Dresser

Dark Horses
Angela Bassett – American Horror Story: Hotel
Cristin Miloti – Fargo
Charlotte Rampling – London Spy
Mary J. Blige – The Wiz Live
Connie Britton – The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story
Miley Cyrus – A Very Murray Christmas
Jennifer Hudson – Confirmation

Variety Talk Series
Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
Jimmy Kimmel Live
Real Time with Bill Maher
Full Frontal with Samantha Bee
Late Late Show with James Corden

Late Night with Seth Meyers
Late Show with Stephen Colbert
Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Dark Horses
Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore
Watch What Happens Live
Fashionably Late with Rachel Zoe
Last Call with Carson Daly

Variety Sketch Series
Saturday Night Live
Inside Amy Schumer
Key and Peele
Documentary Now

Drunk History
W/ Bob and David
Billy on the Street
Comedy Bang Bang
Nathan For You
Adam Devine’s House Party

Guest Actor – Drama
Michael J. Fox – The Good Wife
Reg E. Cathey – House of Cards
Josh Charles – The Good Wife
Max Von Sydow – Game of Thrones
Pablo Schreiber – Orange is the New Black
Blair Underwood – The Good Wife

BD Wong – Mr. Robot
Jesse Smollett – Underground
Rob Morrow – Billions
Robert Wagner – NCIS
John Cameron Mitchell – Vinyl
Beau Bridges – Bloodline

Dark Horses
David Strathairn – The Blacklist
Mark Margolis – The Affair
Paul Sparks – House of Cards
Sebastian Arcelus – House of Cards
Jeffrey Dean Morgan – The Walking Dead
Tom Hardy – Peaky Blinders
Hank Azaria – Ray Donovan
John Caroll Lynch – The Walking Dead

Guest Actress – Drama
Ellen Burstyn – House of Cards
Margo Martindale – The Americans
Laurie Metcalf – Horace and Pete
Cicely Tyson – How to Get Away with Murder
Allison Janney – Masters of Sex
Marisa Tomei – Empire

Carrie Preston – The Good Wife
Natasha Lyonne – Orange is the New Black
Annet Mahendru – The Americans
Kathleen Turner – The Path
Patti LuPone – Penny Dreadful

Dark Horses
Cicely Tyson – House of Cards
Annet Mahendru – The X-Files
Sarah Silverman – Masters of Sex
Stockard Channing – The Good Wife
Whoopi Goldberg – Law & Order: SVU
Judy Greer – Masters of Sex

Guest Actor – Comedy Series
Larry David – Saturday Night Live
Tracy Morgan – Saturday Night Live
Bob Newhart – The Big Bang Theory
Bradley Whitford – Transparent
Judd Hirsch – The Big Bang Theory
Steve Buscemi – Portlandia

Bill Murray – Angie Tribeca
David Cross – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Louis CK – Portlandia
Fred Armisen – Saturday Night Live
Wallace Shawn – Mozart in the Jungle

Dark Horses
Ryan Gosling – Saturday Night Live
Drake – Saturday Night Live
Keke Palmer – Grease Live
Stephen Merchant – The Big Bang Theory
Peter MacNicol – Veep
James Franco – Angie Tribeca
John Slattery – Documentary Now
Will Ferrell – Drunk History

Guest Actress – Comedy
Tina Fey & Amy Poehler – Saturday Night Live
Tina Fey – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Ellen Burstyn – Mom
Angelica Huston – Transparent
Christine Baranski – The Big Bang Theory
Melissa McCarthy – Saturday Night Live

Anna Camp – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Amy Schumer – Saturday Night Live
Laurie Metcalf – The Big Bang Theory
Lisa Kudrow – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
Estelle Parsons – Grace and Frankie

Dark Horses
Claire Danes – Master of None
June Squibb – The Big Bang Theory
Melissa Leo – Broad City
Ariana Grande – Saturday Night Live
Frances Conroy – The Real O’Neals
Cynthia Nixon – Broad City
Jenny Slate – Girls