The 2014 Primetime Emmy Nominees

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Matthew McConaughey, Robin Wright, Kerry Washington, and Julie Bowen are some of the WhoSayers nominated for this year's Primetime Emmy Awards.

Jul 10, 2014 | 05:00 PM

The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced the nominees to the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, to be hosted by Seth Meyers from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles, California on Monday August 25, 2014. Here is the complete list. 

Drama series:

"Breaking Bad," AMC
"Downton Abbey," PBS
"Game of Thrones," HBO
"House of Cards," Netflix
"Mad Men," AMC
"True Detective," HBO 

Comedy series:

"The Big Bang Theory," CBS 
"Louie," FX
"Orange Is the New Black," Netflix
"Silicon Valley," HBO
"Veep," HBO
"Modern Family," ABC  


Actor, drama series:

Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad" (AMC)
Jeff Daniels, "The Newsroom" (HBO)
Jon Hamm, "Mad Men" (AMC)
Woody Harrelson, "True Detective" (HBO)
Matthew McConaughey, "True Detective" (HBO) 
Kevin Spacey, "House of Cards" (Netflix)



Actress, drama series:

Lizzy Caplan, "Masters of Sex" (Showtime)
Claire Danes, "Homeland" (Showtime)
Michelle Dockery, "Downton Abbey" (PBS)
Julianna Margulies, "The Good Wife" (CBS)
Robin Wright, "House of Cards" (Netflix)
Kerry Washington, "Scandal" (ABC)  


Actor, comedy series:

Louis C.K., "Louie" (FX)
Don Cheadle, "House of Lies" (Showtime)
Ricky Gervais, "Derek" (Netflix)
Matt LeBlanc, "Episodes" (Showtime)
William H. Macy, "Shameless" (Showtime)
Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory" (CBS)

Actress, comedy series:

Lena Dunham, "Girls" (HBO)
Edie Falco, "Nurse Jackie" (Showtime)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep" (HBO)
Melissa McCarthy, "Mike & Molly" (CBS)
Amy Poehler, "Parks and Recreation" (NBC)
Taylor Schilling, "Orange Is the New Black" (Netflix)

Supporting actor, drama series:

Aaron Paul, "Breaking Bad" (AMC)
Jim Carter, "Downton Abbey" (PBS)
Peter Dinklage, "Game of Thrones" (HBO)
Mandy Patinkin, "Homeland" (Showtime)
Jon Voight, "Ray Donovan" (Showtime)
Josh Charles, "The Good Wife" (CBS)

Supporting actress, drama series:

Anna Gunn, "Breaking Bad" (AMC)
Maggie Smith, "Downton Abbey" (PBS)
Joanne Froggatt, "Downton Abbey" (PBS)
Lena Headey, "Game of Thrones" (HBO)
Christina Hendricks, "Mad Men" (AMC)
Christine Baranski, "The Good Wife" (CBS)

Supporting actor, comedy series: 

Andre Braugher, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" (Fox)
Adam Driver, "Girls" (HBO)
Ty Burrell, "Modern Family" (ABC)Fred Armisen, "Portlandia" (IFC)
Tony Hale, "Veep" (HBO)
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, "Modern Family" (ABC) 

Supporting actress, comedy:

Allison Janney, "Mom" (CBS)
Kate Mulgrew, "Orange Is the New Black" (Netflix)
Kate McKinnon, "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
Mayim Bialik, "The Big Bang Theory" (CBS)
Anna Chlumsky, "Veep" (HBO)
Julie Bowen, "Modern Family" (ABC) 


Actor, miniseries or movie:

Benedict Cumberbatch, "Sherlock: His Last Vow" (PBS)
Chiwetel Ejiofor, "Dancing on the Edge" (Starz)
Idris Elba, "Luther" (BBC America)
Martin Freeman, "Fargo" (FX)
Mark Ruffalo, "The Normal Heart" (HBO)
Billy Bob Thornton, "Fargo" (FX)

Actress, miniseries or movie:

Helena Bonham Carter, "Burton and Taylor" (BBC America) 
Minnie Driver, "Return to Zero" (Lifetime)
Jessica Lange, "American Horror Story: Coven" (FX)
Sarah Paulson, "American Horror Story: Coven" (FX)
Cicely Tyson, "The Trip to Bountiful" (Lifetime)
Kristen Wiig, "Spoils of Babylon" (IFC)


"The Colbert Report," Comedy Central
"The Daily Show," Comedy Central
"Jimmy Kimmel Live!," ABC
"Saturday Night Live," NBC
"Real Time With Bill Maher," HBO
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," NBC

Reality competition:

"The Amazing Race," CBS
"Dancing With the Stars," ABC
"Project Runway," Lifetime
"So You Think You Can Dance," Fox
"Top Chef," Bravo
"The Voice," NBC

Reality host:

Betty White, "Betty White's Off Their Rockers" (NBC)
Tom Bergeron, "Dancing With the Stars" (ABC)
Jane Lynch, "Hollywood Game Night" (NBC)
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, "Project Runway" (Lifetime)
Cat Deeley, "So You Think You Can Dance" (Fox)
Anthony Bourdain, "The Taste" (ABC)


"American Horror Story: Coven," FX
"Fargo," FX
"Luther," BBC America
"Bonnie & Clyde," A&E
"Treme," HBO
"The White Queen," Starz


"Killing Kennedy," National Geographic Channel
"Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight," HBO
"The Normal Heart," HBO
"Sherlock: His Last Vow," PBS
"Trip to Bountiful," Lifetime

Guest actor, drama series:

Paul Giamatti, "Downton Abbey" (PBS)
Reg E. Cathey, "House of Cards" (Netflix)
Robert Morse, "Mad Men" (AMC)
Beau Bridges, "Masters of Sex (Showtime)
Joe Morton, "Scandal" (ABC)
Dylan Baker, "The Good Wife" (CBS)

Guest actress, drama series:

Dianna Rigg, "Game of Thrones" (HBO)
Kate Mara, "House of Cards" (Netflix)
Allison Janney, "Masters of Sex" (Showtime)
Kate Burton, "Scandal" (ABC)
Margo Martindale, "The Americans" (FX)
Jane Fonda, "The Newsroom" (HBO) 

Guest actor, comedy series:

Nathan Lane, "Modern Family" (ABC)
Steve Buscemi, "Portlandia" (IFC)
Jimmy Fallon, "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
Louis C.K., "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
Bob Newhart, "The Big Bang Theory" (CBS)
Gary Cole, "Veep" (HBO)

Guest actress, comedy series:

Uzo Aduba, "Orange Is the New Black" (Netflix)
Laverne Cox, "Orange Is the New Black" (Netflix)
Natasha Lyonne, "Orange Is the New Black" (Netflix)
Tina Fey, "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
Melissa McCarthy, "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
Joan Cusack, "Shameless" (Showtime)

Animated program:

"Archer," FX
"Bob's Burgers," Fox
"Futurama," Comedy Central
"South Park," Comedy Central
"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Manhattan Project," Nick

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