'65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards' Nominations

'Breaking Bad', 'Downton Abbey', 'Game of Thrones', 'Homeland', 'House of Cards' and 'Mad Men' are up for Best Drama Series this year.

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominations for the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards this morning. The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, will air live on Sunday, September 22 (8pm ET / 5pm PT) on CBS. Take a look at The Emmy Awards nominees below.

Outstanding Drama Series

  • Breaking Bad • AMC • Sony Pictures Television
  • Downton Abbey • PBS • A Carnival / Masterpiece Co-Production
  • Game of Thrones • HBO • Bighead, Littlehead, Television 360, Startling Television and Generator Productions in association with HBO Entertainment
  • Homeland • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Teakwood Lane Productions, Cherry Pie Productions, Keshet, Fox 21
  • House of Cards • Netflix • Donen/Fincher/Roth and Trigger Street Productions, Inc. in association with Media Rights Capital for Netflix
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television

Outstanding Comedy Series

  • The Big Bang Theory • CBS • Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television
  • Girls • HBO • Apatow Productions and I am Jenni Konner Productions in association with HBO Entertainment
  • Louie • FX Networks • Pig Newton, Inc.
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television
  • 30 Rock • NBC • Broadway Video and Little Stranger, Inc. in association with Universal Television
  • Veep • HBO • Dundee Productions in association with HBO Entertainment

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series

  • Breaking Bad • AMC • Sony Pictures Television - Bryan Cranston as Walter White
  • Downton Abbey • PBS • A Carnival / Masterpiece Co-Production - Hugh Bonneville as Robert, Earl of Grantham
  • Homeland • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Teakwood Lane Productions, Cherry Pie Productions, Keshet, Fox 21 - Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody
  • House of Cards • Netflix • Donen/Fincher/Roth and Trigger Street Productions, Inc. in association with Media Rights Capital for Netflix - Kevin Spacey as Francis Underwood
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television - Jon Hamm as Don Draper
  • The Newsroom • HBO • HBO Entertainment - Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series

  • Bates Motel • A&E • Universal Television, Carlton Cuse Productions and Kerry Ehrin Productions - Vera Farmiga as Norma Bates
  • Downton Abbey • PBS • A Carnival / Masterpiece Co-Production - Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley
  • Homeland • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Teakwood Lane Productions, Cherry Pie Productions, Keshet, Fox 21 - Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison
  • House of Cards • Netflix • Donen/Fincher/Roth and Trigger Street Productions, Inc. in association with Media Rights Capital for Netflix - Robin Wright as Claire Underwood
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television - Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson
  • Nashville • ABC • ABC Studios - Connie Britton as Rayna James
  • Scandal • ABC • ABC Studios - Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series

  • Arrested Development • Netflix • Produced by Imagine TV and 20th Century Fox Television for Netflix - Jason Bateman as Michael Bluth
  • The Big Bang Theory • CBS • Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television - Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper
  • Episodes • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Hat Trick Productions, Crane Klarik Productions - Matt LeBlanc as Matt LeBlanc
  • House of Lies • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Crescendo Productions, Totally Commercial Films, Refugee Productions, Matthew Carnahan Circus Products - Don Cheadle as Marty Kaan
  • Louie • FX Networks • Pig Newton, Inc. - Louis C.K. as Louie
  • 30 Rock • NBC • Broadway Video and Little Stranger, Inc. in association with Universal Television - Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series

  • Enlightened • HBO • Ripcord Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Laura Dern as Amy
  • Girls • HBO • Apatow Productions and I am Jenni Konner Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Lena Dunham as Hannah Horvath
  • Nurse Jackie • Showtime • Showtime Presents, A Caryn Mandabach Production, Clyde Phillips Productions, Jackson Group Entertainment, Lionsgate Television - Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton
  • Parks and Recreation • NBC • Deedle-Dee Productions, Fremulon, 3 Arts Entertainment and Universal Television - Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope
  • 30 Rock • NBC • Broadway Video and Little Stranger, Inc. in association with Universal Television - Tina Fey as Liz Lemon
  • Veep • HBO • Dundee Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie

  • Behind the Candelabra • HBO • Jerry Weintraub Productions in association with HBO Films - Michael Douglas as Liberace
  • Behind the Candelabra • HBO • Jerry Weintraub Productions in association with HBO Films - Matt Damon as Scott Thorson
  • The Girl • HBO • Warner Bros. Entertainment, GmbH/Moonlighting and BBC in association with HBO Films and Wall to Wall Media - Toby Jones as Alfred Hitchcock
  • Parade's End • HBO • A Mammoth Screen Production, Trademark Films, BBC Worldwide and Lookout Point in association with HBO Miniseries and the BBC - Benedict Cumberbatch as Christopher Tietjens
  • Phil Spector • HBO • Levinson/Fontana Productions in association with HBO Films - Al Pacino as Phil Spector

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie

  • American Horror Story: Asylum • FX Networks • 20th Century Fox Television - Jessica Lange as Sister Jude Martin
  • The Big C: Hereafter • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Sony Pictures Television, Perkins Street Productions, Farm Kid, Original Film - Laura Linney as Cathy Jamison
  • Phil Spector • HBO • Levinson/Fontana Productions in association with HBO Films - Helen Mirren as Linda Kenney-Baden
  • Political Animals • USA • Berlanti Productions and Laurence Mark Productions in association with Warner Horizon Television - Sigourney Weaver as Elaine Barrish Hammond
  • Top of the Lake • Sundance Channel • A See-Saw Films production in association with Screen Australia, Screen NSW and Fulcrum Media Finance for BBC Two, Sundance Channel, UKTV and BBC Worldwide - Elisabeth Moss as Robin

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series

  • Boardwalk Empire • HBO • Leverage, Closest to the Hole Productions, Sikelia Productions and Cold Front Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Bobby Cannavale as Gyp Rosetti
  • Breaking Bad • AMC • Sony Pictures Television - Jonathan Banks as Mike Ehrmantraut
  • Breaking Bad • AMC • Sony Pictures Television - Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman
  • Downton Abbey • PBS • A Carnival / Masterpiece Co-Production - Jim Carter as Mr. Carson
  • Game of Thrones • HBO • Bighead, Littlehead, Television 360, Startling Television and Generator Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister
  • Homeland • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Teakwood Lane Productions, Cherry Pie Productions, Keshet, Fox 21 - Mandy Patinkin as Saul Berenson

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series

  • Breaking Bad • AMC • Sony Pictures Television - Anna Gunn as Skyler White
  • Downton Abbey • PBS • A Carnival / Masterpiece Co-Production - Maggie Smith as Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham
  • Game of Thrones • HBO • Bighead, Littlehead, Television 360, Startling Television and Generator Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen
  • The Good Wife • CBS • CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions and King Size Productions - Christine Baranski as Diane Lockhart
  • Homeland • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Teakwood Lane Productions, Cherry Pie Productions, Keshet, Fox 21 - Morena Baccarin as Jessica Brody
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television - Christina Hendricks as Joan Harris

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Drama Series

  • The Good Wife • CBS • CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions and King Size Productions - Nathan Lane as Clarke Hayden
  • The Good Wife • CBS • CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions and King Size Productions - Michael J. Fox as Louis Canning
  • Homeland • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Teakwood Lane Productions, Cherry Pie Productions, Keshet, Fox 21 - Rupert Friend as Peter Quinn
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television - Robert Morse as Bertram Cooper
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television - Harry Hamlin as Jim Cutler
  • Scandal • ABC • ABC Studios - Dan Bucatinsky as James Novack

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series

  • The Americans • FX Networks • Fox Television Studios and FX Productions - Margo Martindale as Claudia
  • Game of Thrones • HBO • Bighead, Littlehead, Television 360, Startling Television and Generator Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Diana Rigg as Olenna Tyrell
  • The Good Wife • CBS • CBS Television Studios in association with Scott Free Productions and King Size Productions - Carrie Preston as Elsbeth Tascioni
  • Mad Men • AMC • Lionsgate Television - Linda Cardellini as Sylvia Rosen
  • The Newsroom • HBO • HBO Entertainment - Jane Fonda as Leona Lansing
  • Shameless • Showtime • Showtime Presents, John Wells Productions, Warner Bros. Television - Joan Cusack as Sheila Jackson

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series

  • Girls • HBO • Apatow Productions and I am Jenni Konner Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Adam Driver as Adam Sackler
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television - Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television - Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television - Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy
  • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video - Bill Hader as Various characters
  • Veep • HBO • Dundee Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Tony Hale as Gary Walsh

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series

  • The Big Bang Theory • CBS • Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television - Mayim Bialik as Amy Farrah Fowler
  • Glee • FOX • Ryan Murphy Television in association with Twentieth Century Fox Television - Jane Lynch as Sue Sylvester
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television - Sofía Vergara as Gloria Pritchett
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television - Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy
  • Nurse Jackie • Showtime • Showtime Presents, A Caryn Mandabach Production, Clyde Phillips Productions, Jackson Group Entertainment, Lionsgate Television - Merritt Wever as Zoey Barkow
  • 30 Rock • NBC • Broadway Video and Little Stranger, Inc. in association with Universal Television - Jane Krakowski as Jenna Maroney
  • Veep • HBO • Dundee Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Anna Chlumsky as Amy Brookheimer

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series

  • The Big Bang Theory • CBS • Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television - Bob Newhart as Arthur Jeffries/Professor Proton
  • Modern Family • ABC • Picador Productions & Steve Levitan Productions in association with 20th Century Fox Television - Nathan Lane as Pepper Saltzman
  • Nurse Jackie • Showtime • Showtime Presents, A Caryn Mandabach Production, Clyde Phillips Productions, Jackson Group Entertainment, Lionsgate Television - Bobby Cannavale as Dr. Mike Cruz
  • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video - Louis C.K., Host
  • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video - Justin Timberlake, Host
  • 30 Rock • NBC • Broadway Video and Little Stranger, Inc. in association with Universal Television - Will Forte as Paul

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series

  • Enlightened • HBO • Ripcord Productions in association with HBO Entertainment - Molly Shannon as Eileen Foliente
  • Glee • FOX • Ryan Murphy Television in association with Twentieth Century Fox Television - Dot-Marie Jones as Shannon Beiste
  • Louie • FX Networks • Pig Newton, Inc. - Melissa Leo as Laurie
  • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video - Melissa McCarthy, Host
  • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video - Kristen Wiig, Host
  • 30 Rock • NBC • Broadway Video and Little Stranger, Inc. in association with Universal Television - Elaine Stritch as Colleen Donaghy

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie

  • American Horror Story: Asylum • FX Networks • 20th Century Fox Television - James Cromwell as Dr. Arthur Arden
  • American Horror Story: Asylum • FX Networks • 20th Century Fox Television - Zachary Quinto as Dr. Oliver Thredson
  • Behind the Candelabra • HBO • Jerry Weintraub Productions in association with HBO Films - Scott Bakula as Bob Black
  • The Big C: Hereafter • Showtime • Showtime Presents, Sony Pictures Television, Perkins Street Productions, Farm Kid, Original Film - John Benjamin Hickey as Sean
  • Top of the Lake • Sundance Channel • A See-Saw Films production in association with Screen Australia, Screen NSW and Fulcrum Media Finance for BBC Two, Sundance Channel, UKTV and BBC Worldwide - Peter Mullan as Matt

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie

  • American Horror Story: Asylum • FX Networks • 20th Century Fox Television - Sarah Paulson as Lana Winters
  • The Girl • HBO • Warner Bros. Entertainment, GmbH/Moonlighting and BBC in association with HBO Films and Wall to Wall Media - Imelda Staunton as Alma Hitchcock
  • Political Animals • USA • Berlanti Productions and Laurence Mark Productions in association with Warner Horizon Television - Ellen Burstyn as Margaret Barrish Worthington
  • Restless • Sundance Channel • Endor Productions in association with Sundance Channel for BBC One - Charlotte Rampling as Sally Gilmartin
  • Steel Magnolias • Lifetime • Sony Pictures Television in association with Lifetime - Alfre Woodard as Ouiser

Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program

  • American Idol • FOX • FremantleMedia North America, Inc. and 19 TV Ltd. - Ryan Seacrest, Host
  • Betty White's Off Their Rockers • NBC • Kinetic Content, Inc. - Betty White, Host
  • Dancing with the Stars • ABC • BBC Worldwide Productions - Tom Bergeron, Host
  • Project Runway • Lifetime • The Weinstein Company, Bunim-Murray Productions and Full Picture Entertainment in association with Lifetime - Heidi Klum, Host Tim Gunn, Host
  • So You Think You Can Dance • FOX • Dick Clark Productions, Inc. & 19 Entertainment - Cat Deeley, Host
  • The Taste • ABC • Kinetic Content, LLC - Anthony Bourdain, Host

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program

  • The Amazing Race • CBS • World Race Productions, Inc.
  • Dancing with the Stars • ABC • BBC Worldwide Productions
  • Project Runway • Lifetime • The Weinstein Company, Bunim-Murray Productions and Full Picture Entertainment in association with Lifetime
  • So You Think You Can Dance • FOX • Dick Clark Productions, Inc. & 19 Entertainment
  • Top Chef • Bravo • Magical Elves
  • The Voice • NBC • One Three, Inc., Talpa Media USA, Inc. in association with Warner Horizon Television

Outstanding Variety Series

  • The Colbert Report • Comedy Central • Hello Doggie, Inc. with Busboy Productions and Spartina Productions
  • The Daily Show With Jon Stewart • Comedy Central • Central Productions, LLC
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live! • ABC • ABC Studios in association with Jackhole Industries
  • Late Night with Jimmy Fallon • NBC • Universal Television and Broadway Video
  • Real Time with Bill Maher • HBO • Bill Maher Productions and Brad Grey Television in association with HBO Entertainment
  • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

Outstanding Miniseries Or Movie

  • American Horror Story: Asylum • FX Networks • 20th Century Fox Television
  • Behind the Candelabra • HBO • Jerry Weintraub Productions in association with HBO Films
  • The Bible • HISTORY • LightWorkers Media and Hearst Productions for History
  • Phil Spector • HBO • Levinson/Fontana Productions in association with HBO Films
  • Political Animals • USA • Berlanti Productions and Laurence Mark Productions in association with Warner Horizon Television
  • Top of the Lake • Sundance Channel • A See-Saw Films production in association with Screen Australia, Screen NSW and Fulcrum Media Finance for BBC Two, Sundance Channel, UKTV and BBC Worldwide

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The Emmy Awards episode 65.1, "The 65th Annual Emmy Awards"



Sources: Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

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