2012 Emmy Nominations Announced!

July 19, 2012 |  by  |  Breaking News, Entertainment
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The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced Thursday morning its nominees for the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards. As the nods are always announced really early in the AM, Jimmy Kimmel was one hand in his PJs to run the show.

Keep reading to see if your favorite show was nominated for an Emmy… after the jump!

If you like Mad Men, you’re in luck. The AMC hit series starring John Hamm scored 17 nominations. Another show – American Horror Story – also nabbed 17 nods, tying Mad Men for first.

The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards are set to air Sunday, September 23, on ABC, but check out the top categories below so you can start your office Emmy pool:

Outstanding Drama Series

“Broadwalk Empire”
“Breaking Bad”
“Downton Abbey”
“Game of Thrones”
“Homeland”
“Mad Men”

Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Kathy Bates, “Harry’s Law”
Glenn Close, “Damages”
Claire Danes, “Homeland”
Michelle Dockery, “Downton Abbey”
Julianna Margulies, “The Good Wife”
Elisabeth Moss, “Mad Men”

Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Hugh Bonneville,”Downton Abbey”
Steve Buscemi, “Boardwalk Empire”
Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad”
Michael C. Hall, “Dexter”
Jon Hamm, “Mad Men”
Damian Lewis, “Homeland”

Outstanding Comedy Series

“The Big Bang Theory”
“Curb Your Enthusiasm”
“Girls”
“Modern Family”
“30 Rock”
“Veep”

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Zooey Deschanel, “New Girl”
Lena Dunham, “Girls”
Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie”
Tina Fey, “30 Rock”
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”
Melissa McCarthy, “Mike & Molly”
Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation”

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Alec Baldwin, “30 Rock”
Don Cheadle, “House of Lies”
Louis C.K., “Louie”
Jon Cryer, “Two and a Half Men”
Larry David, “Curb Your Enthusiasm”
Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory”

 


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  1. Keep reading to see if your favorite show was nominated for an Emmy… after the jump!

  2. But check out the top categories below so you can start your office Emmy pool:

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