Thursday, December 18, 2014

Complete list: 65th Primetime Emmy Award nominations

The following is a list of nominees in major categories.

Complete list: 65th Primetime Emmy Award nominations

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced its 65th Primetime Emmy Award nominations Thursday morning.

An expected range of shows, actors and actresses made the nominations list, but surprisingly, online series newcomer House of Cards made Emmy history, too. AP reports HBO lead the pack with "108 nominations, followed by CBS and NBC with 53 each, ABC with 45, Showtime with 31 and AMC and FX Networks with 26 each. PBS has 24 and Fox received 19." The following is a list of nominees in major categories.

 

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Outstanding Drama Series

Breaking Bad, AMC

Downton Abbey, PBS

Game Of Thrones, HBO

Homeland, Showtime

House Of Cards, Netflix

Mad Men, AMC

 

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series

Bryan Cranston as Walter White, Breaking Bad

Hugh Bonneville as Robert, Earl of Grantham, Downton Abbey

Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody, Homeland 

Kevin Spacey as Francis Underwood, House Of Cards

Jon Hamm as Don Draper, Mad Men

Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy, The Newsroom

 

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series

Vera Farmiga as Norma Bates, Bates Motel

Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley, Downton Abbey

Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, Homeland

Robin Wright as Claire Underwood, House Of Cards

Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson , Mad Men

Connie Britton as Rayna James, Nashville

Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope, Scandal

 

Outstanding Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory, CBS

Girls, HBO

Louie, FX Networks

Modern Family, ABC

30 Rock, NBC

Veep, HBO

 

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series

Jason Bateman as Michael Bluth, Arrested Development

Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory 

Matt LeBlanc as Matt LeBlanc, Episodes

Don Cheadle as Marty Kaan, House Of Lies

Louis C.K. as Louie, Louie

Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy, 30 Rock

 

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series

Laura Dern as Amy, Enlightened

Lena Dunham as Hannah Horvath, Girls

Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton, Nurse Jackie

Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, Parks And Recreation

Tina Fey as Liz Lemon, 30 Rock

Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, Veep

 

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie

Michael Douglas as Liberace, Behind The Candelabra

Matt Damon as Scott Thorson, Behind The Candelabra

Toby Jones as Alfred Hitchcock, The Girl

Benedict Cumberbatch as Christopher Tietjens, Parade's End

Al Pacino as Phil Spector, Phil Spector

 

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie

Jessica Lange as Sister Jude Martin, American Horror Story: Asylum

Laura Linney as Cathy Jamison, The Big C: Hereafter

Helen Mirren as Linda Kenney-Baden, Phil Spector

Sigourney Weaver as Elaine Barrish Hammond, Political Animals

Elisabeth Moss as Robin, Top Of The Lake

 

Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program

Ryan Seacrest, American Idol

Betty White, Betty White's Off Their Rockers

Tom Bergeron, Dancing With The Stars

Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn, Project Runway

Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance

Anthony Bourdain, The Taste

 

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program

The Amazing Race, CBS

Dancing With The Stars, ABC

Project Runway, Lifetime

So You Think You Can Dance, FOX

Top Chef, Bravo

The Voice, NBC

 

Outstanding Reality Program

Antiques Roadshow

Deadliest Catch

Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives

MythBusters

Shark Tank

Undercover Boss

 

Outstanding Variety Series

The Colbert Report, Comedy Central

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart, Comedy Central

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, NBC

Real Time With Bill Maher, HBO

Saturday Night Live, NBC

 

Outstanding Miniseries Or Movie

American Horror Story: Asylum

Behind The Candelabra

The Bible

Phil Spector 

Political Animals

Top Of The Lake

 

Outstanding Animated Program

Bob's Burgers, O.T.: The Outside Toilet

Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness: Enter the Dragon

Regular Show: The Christmas Special

The Simpsons

South Park

 


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