Judy Davis (Page Eight) has scored 11 total nods (with wins in 1995, 2001, and 2007), followed by Mare Winningham (Hatfields & McCoys) with seven (including wins in 1980 and 1998), and Frances Conroy (American Horror Story) with five. Oscar winner Jessica Lange (also from American Horror Story), meanwhile, has been up for an Emmy on four occasions (taking home a statuette in 2009), leaving Sarah Paulson (Game Change) as the only first-time nominee in this year’s race.
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