Try to Contain Your Excitement: Here Are the Women to Watch at the 68th Emmy Awards

Since Amy Poehler won her first Emmy at the Creative Arts Emmys on September 10 (after receiving 17 past nominations for acting and writing), we can't contain our excitement for the 68th Emmy Awards.

With a star-studded list of nominees, this year's awards ceremony will honor some of the most renowned names in the industry.

And among them are 18 entertainers whose undeniable talent will be recognized and celebrated. Click through the gallery above to see all of this year's female nominees.

Tune in to watch the award show LIVE on ABC on Sunday, September 18 at 7pm ET/4pm PT. Can't watch it? Don't worry! Follow us on Twitter for live updates to join in on the fun.

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