Shows You Like Were Nominated for TCA Awards

Last night, the Television Critics Association released their nominations for the 28th annual TCA awards, which I’m pretty sure is different from the Critics’ Choice Television Awards that were announced early in the week. It’s a similar award but just with some different critics. The structure is a bit different as well (for example: there is only one inter-gender acting category per genre) but the usual suspects got nominated. Community is there – Parks and Amy Poehler are there – Louie and Louis are there. One surprise is that Lena Dunham beat out SO many people to receive one of the five comedy acting nominations. For all she does for that show as a writer and a director, it’s easy to forget how good she is as that character. The full list of comedy related nominees is below. Look out next week for the Association of Choice Television Critics Awards and the Critics’ Television Choices Associations Awards nominees.Individual Achievement in Comedy

Louis C.K. (Louie)

Lena Dunham (Girls)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)

Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory)

Amy Poehler (Parks and Recreation)

Outstanding Achievement in News and Information

Anderson Cooper 360

The Daily Show


60 Minutes

The Rachel Maddow Show

Outstanding New Program



New Girl



Outstanding Achievement in Comedy

The Big Bang Theory



Modern Family

Parks and Recreation

Career Achievement Award

Dick Clark

Andy Griffith

David Letterman

Regis Philbin

William Shatner

 Heritage Award



Saturday Night Live

Star Trek

Twin Peaks

Shows You Like Were Nominated for TCA Awards