As 'Game of Thrones' Returns, Emmy Contenders Alter Strategies

There is plenty of room in the drama race for new nominees.
Of 2018's Emmy-nominated dramas, only GOT and NBC's This Is Us will be eligible in 2019.
Stranger Things, The Crown, Big Little Lies, The Handmaid's Tale, Westworld are out of consideration for the 2019 race. 
Their new seasons don't bow until after the TV Academy's window of eligibility closes June 1.

Potential new beneficiaries of these vacancies HBO's Succession, BBC America's Killing Eve, Amazon's Homecoming, FX's Pose and CBS All Access' The Good Fight.