Los Angeles - The Emmy nominees are out and while some didn't make the cut, others may be surprised and overwhelmed by receiving a nomination.
Using non-other than their social media the stars made it known just how happy and excited they were to be honoured with a nomination.
Here are 8 grateful celeb reactions to receiving the nod for an Emmy nomination:
1. Taraji P. Henson - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
2. Amy Schumer - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
3. Viola Davis - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Such a wonderfully diverse list of talented artists recognized this year. So proud. Again, congrats to everyone!!! #Emmys— Viola Davis (@violadavis) July 16, 2015
4. Don Cheadle - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
5. Ricky Gervais -Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie
O.M.Fucking.G! I just got nominated for another EMMY! Over the moon. #Derek— Ricky Gervais (@rickygervais) July 16, 2015
6. Kevin Spacey - Outstanding Drama Series
7. Game of Thrones
8. Katy Perry - Outstanding Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Program