19 July 2012 5:58 AM, PDT | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

2012 Emmy Awards Nominations Announced

This morning, Scandal's Kerry Washington and this year's Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel (stepping in for Park and Rec's Nick Offerman after bad weather prevented him from travelling) announced the nominees of the 2012 Primetime Emmy Awards live in Los Angeles.  The nominees are:

Drama Series

Boardwalk Empire

Breaking Bad

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones


Mad Men

Comedy Series

Big Bang Theory

Curb Your Enthusiasm


Modern Family

30 Rock


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

Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire

Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey

Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad

Jon Hamm, Mad Men

Michael C Hall, Dexter

Damian Lewis, Homeland

Lead Actor In A Comedy Series

Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock

Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm

John Cryer, Two & a Half Men

Louie C.K., »

- emma fraser

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