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Game of Thrones leads Emmy nominations

HBO's fantasy epic gets the nod for 23 categories, one less than last year; Netflix, Amazon continue to make inroads

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PLENTY OF DRAMA: (From left) Actor Anthony Anderson, Television Academy chairman and CEO Bruce Rosenblum and actress Lauren Graham announcing the 68th Emmy Awards nominations at the Saban Media Center on July 14 in North Hollywood, California.

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IT WILL feel like a familiar affair at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, with Game of Thrones, Modern Family and Julia Louis-Dreyfus once again landing nominations on Thursday.

But the occasionally stodgy Emmys, which sometimes latch on to winners (like Louis-Dreyfus) and