10 TV Shows With the Most Emmys — All Hail ‘Game of Thrones’! (PHOTOS)

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10 TV Shows With the Most Emmys — All Hail ‘Game of Thrones’! (PHOTOS)

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10 TV Shows With the Most Emmys — All Hail ‘Game of Thrones’! (PHOTOS)

Game of Thrones set a new record at the 2016 Emmys, becoming the primetime TV series with the most-ever Emmy wins.

That said, the HBO drama still trails another TV show, whose 50 trophies make it the winningest show ever.

Click through the slideshow above to see what takes the top slot — and what other shows are in the Emmy pantheon!

10 TV Shows With the Most Emmys — All Hail ‘Game of Thrones’! (PHOTOS)
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10. ‘Modern Family’ — 22 Emmys

‘Modern Family’ — 22 Emmys Credit: ABC

Like Frasier, ABC’s family comedy won the Emmys’ top comedy award five years in a row starting with its first season.

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10. ‘Modern Family’ — 22 Emmys

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Like Frasier, ABC’s family comedy won the Emmys’ top comedy award five years in a row starting with its first season.

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9. ‘ER’ — 23 Emmys

‘ER’ — 23 Emmys Credit: NBC

The NBC medical drama that brought us George Clooney and Julianna Margulies ranks as the most Emmy-nominated drama ever, with 124 nods.

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9. ‘ER’ — 23 Emmys

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The NBC medical drama that brought us George Clooney and Julianna Margulies ranks as the most Emmy-nominated drama ever, with 124 nods.

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8. ‘The West Wing’ — 26 Emmys

‘The West Wing’ — 26 Emmys Credit: NBC

NBC’s Oval Office drama took the Emmys’ top drama prize four years in a row.

8. ‘The West Wing’ — 26 Emmys

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NBC’s Oval Office drama took the Emmys’ top drama prize four years in a row.

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7. ‘Hill Street Blues’ — 26 Emmys

‘Hill Street Blues’ — 26 Emmys Credit: CBS

This ‘80s CBS police drama still holds the record for most Outstanding Drama Series wins — tied at four with L.A. Law, The West Wing, and Mad Men.

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7. ‘Hill Street Blues’ — 26 Emmys

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This ‘80s CBS police drama still holds the record for most Outstanding Drama Series wins — tied at four with L.A. Law, The West Wing, and Mad Men.

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6. ‘Cheers’ — 28 Emmys

‘Cheers’ — 28 Emmys Credit: NBC

Cheers to this NBC sitcom, which was never not nominated for the Outstanding Comedy Series award during its 11-season run.

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6. ‘Cheers’ — 28 Emmys

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Cheers to this NBC sitcom, which was never not nominated for the Outstanding Comedy Series award during its 11-season run.

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5. ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ — 29 Emmys

‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ — 29 Emmys Credit: CBS

This CBS sitcom from the 1970s landed the Outstanding Comedy Series honor three years in a row, and its namesake star won a trophy three times, as well.

5. ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show’ — 29 Emmys

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This CBS sitcom from the 1970s landed the Outstanding Comedy Series honor three years in a row, and its namesake star won a trophy three times, as well.

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4. ‘The Simpsons’ — 32 Emmys

‘The Simpsons’ — 32 Emmys Credit: FOX

Fun fact: Among this long-running FOX animated series’s many Emmys, Anne Hathaway won in 2010 for her voiceover work!

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4. ‘The Simpsons’ — 32 Emmys

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Fun fact: Among this long-running FOX animated series’s many Emmys, Anne Hathaway won in 2010 for her voiceover work!

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3. ‘Frasier’ — 37 Emmys

‘Frasier’ — 37 Emmys Credit: NBC

Game of Thrones just barely eked out this beloved NBC sitcom, which won the Outstanding Comedy Series award five years in a row.

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3. ‘Frasier’ — 37 Emmys

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Game of Thrones just barely eked out this beloved NBC sitcom, which won the Outstanding Comedy Series award five years in a row.

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2. ‘Game of Thrones’ — 38 Emmys

‘Game of Thrones’ — 38 Emmys Credit: HBO

The epic HBO drama added 12 trophies to its display case this year — including Outstanding Drama Series — making it the primetime TV series with the most Emmys in history.

2. ‘Game of Thrones’ — 38 Emmys

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The epic HBO drama added 12 trophies to its display case this year — including Outstanding Drama Series — making it the primetime TV series with the most Emmys in history.

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1. ‘Saturday Night Live’ — 50 Emmys

‘Saturday Night Live’ — 50 Emmys Credit: NBC

The venerated NBC sketch comedy show picked up three more awards this year — including trophies for star Kate McKinnon and guest hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

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1. ‘Saturday Night Live’ — 50 Emmys

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The venerated NBC sketch comedy show picked up three more awards this year — including trophies for star Kate McKinnon and guest hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler.

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Game of Thrones set a new record at the 2016 Emmys, becoming the primetime TV series with the most-ever Emmy wins.

That said, the HBO drama still trails another TV show, whose 50 trophies make it the winningest show ever.

Click through the slideshow above to see what takes the top slot — and what other shows are in the Emmy pantheon!