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2013 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations Announced


2013 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations Announced


It’s that time of year when some of the top actors and actresses are honored for their amazing work on television. This morning, ‘Breaking Bad’ star Aaron Paul, along with ‘How I Met Your Mother’ actor and this year’s Emmy host Neil Patrick Harris, announced the 2013 Primetime Emmy Award nominations at the Television Academy’s Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in North Hollywood, California. ‘House of Cards’ actress Kate Mara was supposed to co-host with Paul, but had flight problems and could not make it, a rep for the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences explained. The show still went on - check out who scored a nom - and who didn’t.

Comedy Series:
30 Rock
The Big Bang Theory
Modern Family

Lead Actress in a Comedy Series:
Laura Dern, Enlightened
Lena Dunham, Girls
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation

Lead Actor in a Comedy Series:
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Jason Bateman, Arrested Development
Louis CK, Louie
Don Cheadle, House of Lies
Matt LeBlanc, Episodes
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series:
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Jane Lynch, Glee
Sofia Vergara, Modern Family
Julie Bowen, Modern Family
Merritt Wever, Nurse Jackie
Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory
Anna Chlumsky, Veep

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series:
Adam Driver, Girls
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family
Ed O’Neill, Modern Family
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live
Tony Hale, Veep

Guest Actress in a Comedy Series:
Elaine Stritch, 30 Rock
Molly Shannon, Enlightened
Dot-Marie Jones, Glee
Melissa Leo, Louis
Melissa McCarthy, Saturday Night Live
Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live

Guest Actor in a Comedy Series:
Bob Newhart, The Big Bang Theory
Nathan Lane, Modern Family
Bobby Cannavale, Nurse Jackie
Louis C.K., Saturday Night Live
Justin Timberlake, Saturday Night Live
Will Forte, 30 Rock

Drama Series:
Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
House of Cards
Mad Men

Lead Actress in a Drama Series:
Connie Britton, Nashville
Claire Danes, Homeland
Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey
Vera Farmiga, Bates Motel
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
Kerry Washington, Scandal
Robin Wright, House of Cards

Lead Actor in a Drama Series:
Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Damian Lewis, Homeland
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series:
Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones
Morena Baccarin, Homeland
Christina Hendricks, Mad Men
Christine Baranski, The Good Wife

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series:
Bobby Cannavale, Boardwalk Empire
Jonathan Banks, Breaking Bad
Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
Jim Carter, Downton Abbey
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Guest Actress in a Drama Series:
Diana Rigg, Game of Thrones
Linda Cardellini, Mad Men
Joan Cusack, Shameless
Margo Martindale, The Americans
Carrie Preston, The Good Wife
Jane Fonda, The Newsroom

Guest Actor in a Drama Series:
Rupert Friend, Homeland
Robert Morse, Mad Men
Harry Hamlin, Mad Men
Dan Bucatinsky, Scandal
Nathan Lane, The Good Wife
Michael J. Fox, The Good Wife

Miniseries or Movie:
American Horror Story: Asylum
Behind the Candelabra
The Bible
Phil Spector
Political Animals
Top of the Lake

Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie:
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Asylum
Laura Linney, The Big C
Helen Mirren, Phil Spector
Sigourney Weaver, Political Animals
Elisabeth Moss, Top of the Lake

Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie:
Michael Douglas, Behind the Candelabra
Matt Damon, Behind the Candelabra
Toby Jones, The Girl
Benedict Cumberbatch, Parade’s End
Al Pacino, Phil Spector

Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie:
Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Asylum
Imelda Staunton, The Girl
Ellen Burstyn, Political Animals
Charlotte Rampling, Restless
Alfre Woodard, Steel Magnolias

Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie:
James Cromwell, American Horror Story: Asylum
Zachary Quinto, American Horror Story: Asylum
Scott Bakula, Behind the Candelabra
John Benjamin Hickey, The Big C
Peter Mullan, Top of the Lake

Variety, Music or Comedy Series:
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Real Time with Bill Maher
Saturday Night Live

Reality - Competition Program:
The Amazing Race
Dancing with the Stars
Project Runway
So You Think You Can Dance
Top Chef
The Voice

Host for a Reality-Competition Program:
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol
Betty White, Betty White’s Off Their Rockers
Tom Bergeron, Dancing with the Stars
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, Project Runway
Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance
Anthony Bourdain, The Taste

Did your favorite TV actor, actress and show make the cut? Click here for the full list of 2013 nominees.

The 65th Primetime Emmys are set to air Sunday, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. EST on CBS.

- The Emmy Awards
- Aaron Paul
- Neil Patrick Harris

Written by: akoerner
Jul 17th, 2013, 11:37 pm

Images courtesy of CBS

queen of hell

Message Posted On Jul 21st, 2013, 2:24 pm
i so did not see this coming

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Message Posted On Jul 19th, 2013, 12:01 am

Cat Deely deserves it for hosting SYTYCD, and I'm hoping that show takes the reality category.

Just The Geek

Message Posted On Jul 18th, 2013, 4:58 am
Arrgghhhhh.....where the hell is Orphan Black? Tatiana Maslany deserved a nod for best actress!!

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Message Posted On Jul 18th, 2013, 2:59 am

I fully expect Girls and Dunham to clean up in every category they're in. 



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