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Emmy Nominations 2016: 'Parts Unknown' Lands Five; Three for 'Chef's Table'

Anthony Bourdain's CNN show continues to draw acclaim

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The 68th Primetime Emmy nominations were announced Thursday, highlighting the best of the best in television this year. It's turned out to be another banner year for Anthony Bourdain and his Parts Unknown crew. After scoring four nominations last year, the CNN show garnered five this time around. Individual episodes are recognized for cinematography, sound mixing, sound editing, and writing, and the series itself is nominated for Outstanding Informational Series or Special.

Another big winner is Chef's Table. The Netflix series picked up three nominations, including Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series. Top Chef, America's favorite cooking competition, is once again up for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program. See the full list of nominations from the food world below.

Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Series

Chef's Table

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series

Chef's Table "Grant Achatz"

Outstanding Sound Mixing in a Nonfiction Series

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown "Ethiopia"

Outstanding Cinematography in a Nonfiction Series

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown "Cuba"

Outstanding Sound Editing in a Nonfiction Series

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown "Okinawa"

Outstanding Animated Program

Bob's Burgers "The Horse Rider-er"
South Park "You're Not Yelping"

Outstanding Directing for a Nonfiction Program

Chef's Table "Gaggan Anand"

Outstanding Informational Series or Special

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program

Top Chef

Outstanding Structured Reality Program

Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Outstanding Writing for a Nonfiction Program

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown "Borneo"

Correction: This story originally stated Chef's Table was nominated for four Emmy awards. The series was in fact nominated for three.