TV News

Game Of Thrones’ Maisie Williams, UnREAL’s Constance Zimmer Earn Supporting Actress Emmy Nominations

This year’s Emmy Awards race for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama features two first-time nominees in Maisie Williams and Constance Zimmer.

The former appears on HBO’s drama juggernaut “Game Of Thrones.” Williams’ 2016 Emmy nomination is one of twenty three earned by the series, which is the reigning winner for Outstanding Drama.

The latter stars on Lifetime’s “UnREAL,” which scored a total of three nominations for its low-rated but critically acclaimed first season.

Other Supporting Actress nominees include Williams’ “GoT” co-stars Emilia Clarke and Lena Headey, “Downton Abbey” star Maggie Smith and “The Affair” standout Maura Tierney.

A list of the year’s key Emmy nominations is available here.

Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002. Brian's reporting has been cited by major websites like BuzzFeed, Billboard, the New Yorker and The Fader -- and shared by celebrities like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj. Contact Brian at brian.cantor[at]

Published by
Brian Cantor