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WGA TV Nominations: Mr. Robot, Better Call Saul and Kimmy Schmidt Lead the Race

See the full list of nominees

Sadie Gennis

The Writers Guild of America announced the nominations for outstanding achievement in television, new media, news radio and promotional writing Thursday. Freshmen series Better Call Saul, Mr. Robot and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt each earned multiple nominations, including nods for best drama series and comedy series. The winners will be announced Saturday, Feb. 13.

Check out the nominees below:

Drama series
The Americans
Better Call Saul
Game of Thrones
Mad Men
Mr. Robot

Comedy series
Broad City
Sillicon Valley
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

New series
Better Call Saul
The Last Man on Earth
Mr. Robot
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Long form original
American Horror Story: Hotel
Flesh and Bone
Sons of Libery
Sands & Strangers

Long form adapted
The Red Tent
Show Me A Hero

Short form new media - original
"Back to Reality" (Weight)
"Born This Way" (Anyone But Me)

Short form new media - adapted
"Chapter Two: Phoebe" (Heroes Reborn: Dark Matters)
"Part 8" (Fear the Walking Dead: Flight 462)
"The Summer of Love, Part 1: Meet Charlie" (Aquarius)

"Gayle Makin' Bob Sled" (Bob's Burgers)
"Halloween of Horror" (The Simpsons)
"Hank After Dark" (BoJack Horseman)
"Housetrap" (Bob's Burgers)
"Sky Police" (The Simpsons)
"Walking Big & Tall" (The Simpsons)

Episodic drama
"Explosivos" (Narcos)
"International Assassin" (The Leftovers)
"Mind's Eye" (The Good Wife)
"Mother's Mercy" (Game of Thrones)
"Person to Person" (Mad Men)
"Uno" (Better Call Saul)

Episodic comedy
"Alive in Tucson" (The Last Man On Earth)
"Connection Lost" (Modern Family)
"Joint Session" (Veep)
"Racegate" (Maron)
"Rock, Paper, Scissors, Gun" (black-ish)
"Sand Hill Shuffle" (Silicon Valley)

Comedy/variety - series
Real Time with Bill Maher
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Comedy/variety - sketch series
Key & Peele
Inside Amy Schumer
Saturday Night Live

Comedy/variety - music, awards, tributes - specials
The 69th Annual Tony Awards
2014 Kennedy Center Honors
2015 Film Independent Spirit Awards,
Amy Schumer: Live at The Apollo
Jimmy Kimmel Live: 10th Annual After The Oscars Special
Saturday Night Live 40th Anniversary Special

Quiz and audience participation
Hollywood Game Night

Daytime drama
General Hospital
The Bold and the Beautiful

Children's script - episodic and specials
"Endless Night" (Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street)
"Girl Meets I am Farkle" (Girl Meets World)
"Gortimer and the Surprise Signature" (Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street)
"Gortimer vs The Relentless Rainbow of Joy" (Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street)
"Ranger vs. The Fabled Flower of Normal Street" (Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street)

Children's script - long form or special

Documentary script - current events
"American Terrorist" (Frontline)
"Gunned Down: The Power of the NRA" (Frontline)

Documentary script - other than current events
"Firestone and the Warlord" (Frontline)
"The Forgotten Plague" (American Experience)
"The Great Math Mystery" (Nova)
"Secrets, Politics and Torture" (Frontline)

TV news script - regularly scheduled, bulletin, or breaking report
"Cuba" (60 Minutes)
Yogi Berra Tribute

TV news script - analysis, feature or commentary
"The Storm After the Storm" (60 Minutes)
"The McCarthys and Under the Dome Promos"