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Glee Dominates this Year’s Emmy Nominees

Here's the list of the nominees for the 62nd Emmy Awards, going down on August 29, hosted by Jimmy Fallon. As expected, new dramas Glee (19 noms!), Modern Family, and The Good Wife earned multiple nominations — including for Lea Michele, Matt Morrison, Chris Colfer, and every adult cast member of Modern Family but Ed O'Neill — and perennial nominees 30 Rock and Mad Men got nods as well. Tina Fey, Jon Hamm, Neil Patrick Harris, Christine Baranski, and Jane Lynch got two acting nominations each, for their steady gigs plus guest work, Conan's The Tonight Show was nominated, while Jay's was not (take that!), and Betty White is totally going to win for SNL hosting job. Delivering a bittersweet Best of all, Friday Night Lights' long ignored, awesome leads, Connie Britton and Kyle Chandler, were both finally nominated. Hooray!


BEST COMEDY SERIES
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Glee
Modern Family
Nurse Jackie
The Office
30 Rock

BEST DRAMA SERIES
Breaking Bad
The Good Wife
Dexter
Mad Men
True Blood
Lost

BEST COMEDY ACTRESS
Lea Michele, Glee
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation
Toni Collette, United States of Tara
Tina Fey, 30 Rock

BEST COMEDY ACTOR
Steve Carell, The Office
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Matthew Morrison, Glee
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Tony Shalhoub, Monk

BEST DRAMA ACTOR
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Hugh Laurie, House
Kyle Chandler, Friday Night Lights
Matthew Fox, Lost

BEST DRAMA ACTRESS
Glenn Close, Damages
Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU
January Jones, Mad Men
Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife
Connie Britton, Friday Night Lights
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series
Sharon Gless, Burn Notice
Rose Byrne, Damages
Archie Panjabi, The Good Wife
Christine Baranski, The Good Wife
Christina Hendricks, Mad Men
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series
Jane Lynch, Glee
Julie Bowen, Modern Family
Sofia Vergara, Modern Family
Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Holland Taylor, Two And A Half Men

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series
Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
Martin Short, Damages
Terry O'Quinn, Lost
Michael Emerson, Lost
John Slattery, Mad Men
Andre Braugher, Men Of A Certain Age

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series
Chris Colfer, Glee
Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family
Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Jon Cryer, Two And A Half Men

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie
Jeff Bridges, A Dog Year
Ian McKellen, The Prisoner
Michael Sheen, The Special Relationship
Dennis Quaid, The Special Relationship
Al Pacino, You Don't Know Jack

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie
Maggie Smith, Capturing Mary
Joan Allen, Georgia O'Keeffe
Dame Judi Dench, Return To Cranford
Hope Davis, The Special Relationship
Claire Danes, Temple Grandin

Outstanding Reality - Competition Program
The Amazing Race
American Idol
Dancing With The Stars
Project Runway
Top Chef

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie
Michael Gambon, Emma (Masterpiece)
Patrick Stewart, Hamlet (Great Performances)
Jonathan Pryce, Return To Cranford (Masterpiece)
David Strathairn, Temple Grandin
John Goodman, You Don't Know Jack

Outstanding Reality Program
Antiques Roadshow
Dirty Jobs
Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution
Kathy Griffin: My Life On The D-List
MythBusters
Undercover Boss

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series
Mary Kay Place, Big Love
Sissy Spacek, Big Love
Shirley Jones, The Cleaner
Lily Tomlin, Damages
Ann-Margret, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Elizabeth Mitchell, Lost

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series
Christine Baranski, The Big Bang Theory
Kathryn Joosten, Desperate Housewives
Kristin Chenoweth, Glee
Tina Fey, Saturday Night Live
Betty White, Saturday Night Live
Elaine Stritch, 30 Rock
Jane Lynch, Two And A Half Men

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Drama Series
Beau Bridges, The Closer
Ted Danson, Damages
John Lithgow, Dexter
Alan Cumming, The Good Wife
Dylan Baker, The Good Wife
Robert Morse, Mad Men
Gregory Itzin, 24

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series
Mike O'Malley, Glee
Neil Patrick Harris, Glee
Fred Willard, Modern Family
Eli Wallach, Nurse Jackie
Jon Hamm, 30 Rock
Will Arnett, 30 Rock

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Kathy Bates, Alice
Julia Ormond, Temple Grandin
Catherine O'Hara,Temple Grandin
Brenda Vaccaro, You Don't Know Jack
Susan Sarandon, You Don't Know Jack

Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Real Time With Bill Maher
Saturday Night Live
The Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien

Outstanding Miniseries
The Pacific
Return To Cranford (Masterpiece)

Official Primetime Emmy Award Nominees [Official site]