Congratulations are in order for some of our favorite names, from Taraji P. Henson to Viola Davis, Queen Latifah and more, as they’ve all been named in the just-released 2015 Primetime Emmy nominations!

Via YBF:

Taraji P. Henson was nominated for Lead Actress in a Drama Series for “Empire,” where she’s up against Viola Davis for her role in “How To Get Away With Murder.” David Oyelowo “Nightingale” for Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie; Beyoncé and Jay Z “On The Run” for Special Class Program; Queen Latifah “Bessie” for Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie; Anthony Anderson “black•ish” and Don Cheadle “House of Lies” were both nominated for Lead Actor in a Comedy Series; Uzo Aduba “Orange Is The New Black” for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and “OITNB” for Outstanding Drama Series; Regina King “American Crime”, Angela Bassett “American Horror Story: Freak Show” and Mo’Nique “Bessie” are all up for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limted Series or Movie; Michael K. Williams “Bessie” for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie and many more.

Check out the full list of nominees here. Andy Samberg will host the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards on September 20, live from Los Angeles.

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