The HBO comedy special 'Louis C.K.: Oh My God' earned four Emmy® nominations, including Outstanding Variety Special and Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special, as this year's Primetime Emmy® Award nominations were announced. 'Mel Brooks Strikes Back! With Mel Brooks and Alan Yentob' was also nominated for Outstanding Variety Special. The HBO comedy series 'Girls' and 'Veep' received five nominations apiece. 'Enlightened' received two, as did 'Real Time with Bill Maher,' which was nominated for Outstanding Variety Series for the ninth consecutive year. Between specials and series, HBO comedies received 19 total nominations.
HBO received 108 total nominations, the most of any network for the 13th year in a row. The 65th annual Primetime Emmy® Awards will be held on September 22 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.