Yvonne Strahovski is nominated for best supporting actress in a drama series.
"Game of Thrones" may lead the pack with 22 Emmy nods this year, including one for Outstanding Drama Series, but Clarke and Harrington weren't among the recipients.
Comedy show Saturday Night Live, which has been enjoying high ratings due to its focus on the Trump administration, was rewarded with 21 nominations. Their respective producing nominations for Best Comedy Series are still pending - the TV academy vets all producers and announces the nominees at a later date - but as the creators and auteurs of their shows, they are definitely in.
In 2017, "The Handmaid's Tale" received 13 Emmy nominations in key categories including drama series, lead drama actress (Elisabeth Moss), supporting drama actress (Ann Dowd and Samira Wiley), guest drama actress (Alexis Bledel), drama writing, and drama directing.
Netflix's deep-pockets approach has lured a number of TV's biggest creative stars, including Shonda Rhimes and Ryan Murphy, away from traditional outlets.
HBO, which was recently acquired by wireless carrier AT&T Inc, had 108 nominations, and noted in a statement that it was the eighth year it had gathered 100 nominations or more.
George Clooney hospitalized after motorcycle crash in Italy
Local media representatives who gathered at the hospital said the Oscar-winning actor-director left in a van through a side exit. Clooney, the husband of leading human-rights lawyer Amal Clooney , has a home on the Italian mainland at Lake Como.
Other Australians who missed out on nominations included Portia de Rossi (Arrested Development), Hugo Weaving (Patrick Melrose), Elizabeth Debicki (The Tale) and Jim Jefferies (The Jim Jefferies Show).
John Legend scores a nomination of his own for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role as Jesus in NBC's "Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert".
The 70th annual Primetime Emmys will air September 17 from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
NBC - anchored by "Saturday Night Live" and "This is Us" - ranked third overall, garnering 78 Emmy bids, followed by the FX network, with 50.