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68th Primetime Emmy Awards: will OJ beat GoT?

Updated: Sep 17, 2016 16:55 IST

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept. 17 (ANI): With almost same number of Emmy nominations this year, TV series ' Game of Thrones' and 'The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story' are equally vying to bag enough to secure the reign of 'Outstanding Series' title for the coming year.

The American fantasy drama, 'GoT' has a combined 23 nominations, followed closely by the first season of the FX true crime anthology television series, 'The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story' with 22 total nominations.

The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards is finally arriving soon on September 18 and will see late-night talk show host, Jimmy Kimmel as the host.

The ceremony, which was preceded by the 68th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards on September 10, will be held at the Microsoft Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, California. (ANI)