Issa Rae's 'Insecure' tops television/streaming categories with 12 nominations.
Will Smith, Jennifer Hudson, and Aunjanue Ellis were also recognized.
Ne-Yo is set to host this year's show.
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"Receiving an Emmy for this special project is truly the icing on the cake!" the actress shared.
The Queen of Hip-Hop soul opened up about overcoming her fear of acting, building her confidence, and the secret to her glow.
The long-awaited biopic on the Queen of Soul takes audiences through the highs and lows of her legendary career and personal life.
"This trio is a marvelous compliment to the spirited filmmakers and talent banding together for this one-of-a-kind film," said producer Andrea Iervolino.