This image released by Netflix shows Kevin Spacey in a scene from the Netflix original series, "House of Cards," an adaptation of a British classic. The program was nominated for an Emmy Award for outstanding drama series on, Thursday July 18, 2013. The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Emmy ceremony will be hosted by Neil Patrick Harris. It will air Sept. 22 on CBS. (AP Photo/Netflix, Melinda Sue Gordon) ORG XMIT: NYET138
Updated: July 20, 2013 2:09PM
Netflix crashed the party Thursday when the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences gave the streaming service a big bear hug in the form of top drama and acting nods for “House of Cards,” marking a watershed moment in “television” history.