2014 Emmy nominations are announced today
Television Academy Chairman & CEO Bruce Rosenblum (C), actress Mindy Kaling (L) and television host Carson Daly (R) stand together during the nominations announcement for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards in North Hollywood, California July 10, 2014.Reuters

The 66th Primetime Emmy nominations list is out. Many stars took to Twitter to express their enthusiasm over this year's nominations.

Game of Thrones led the list with 19 nominations, including for the best drama category. FX's mini-series Fargo followed with 18, and its American Horror Story: Coven took third place with 17 nominations.

The Breaking Bad star, Aaron Paul felt #blessed for getting a nomination for outstanding supporting actor in a drama series.

Game of Thrones' official Twitter account raised a glass to celebrate the show's 19 nominations.

Actor Daniel Portman, who plays the character of Podrick Payne in the show, responded this way:

House of Cards star Kate Mara, who is nominated for outstanding guest actor in a drama series, is pretty excited to see her show and co-stars get some recognition.

The Scandal star, Kerry Washinghton, who was nominated for outstanding lead actress in a drama series, gave a shout-out to her co-stars.

Some more happy television stars:

Ricky Gervais celebrated his nomination for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for his work on Derek with a glass of wine.