The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards – Major Nominees

Drama Series

“Breaking Bad”

“Downton Abbey”

“Game of Thrones”

“House of Cards”

“Mad Men”

“True Detective”

Comedy Series

“The Big Bang Theory”


“Modern Family”

“Orange Is the New Black”

“Silicon Valley”


Lead Actor in a Drama

Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad”

Jeff Daniels, “The Newsroom”

Jon Hamm, “Mad Men”

Woody Harrelson, “True Detective”

Matthew McConaughey, “True Detective”

Kevin Spacey, “House of Cards”

Lead Actor in a Comedy

Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory”

Ricky Gervais, “Derek”

Matt LeBlanc, “Episodes”

Don Cheadle, “House of Lies”

Louis C.K., “Louie”

William H. Macy, “Shameless”

Lead Actress in a Drama

Michelle Dockery, “Downton Abbey”

Julianna Margulies, “The Good Wife”

Claire Danes, “Homeland”

Robin Wright, “House of Cards”

Lizzy Caplan, “Masters of Sex”

Kerry Washington, “Scandal”

Lead Actress in a Comedy

Lena Dunham, “Girls”

Melissa McCarthy, “Mike & Molly”

Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie”

Taylor Schilling, “Orange Is the New Black”

Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation”

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”

Supporting Actor in a Drama

Aaron Paul, “Breaking Bad”

Jim Carter, “Downton Abbey”

Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones”

Josh Charles, “The Good Wife”

Mandy Patinkin, “Homeland”

Jon Voight, “Ray Donovan”

Supporting Actor in a Comedy

Andre Braugher, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”

Adam Driver, “Girls”

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, “Modern Family”

Ty Burrell, “Modern Family”

Fred Armisen, “Portlandia”

Tony Hale, “Veep”

Supporting Actress in a Drama

Anna Gunn, “Breaking Bad”

Maggie Smith, “Downton Abbey”

Joanne Froggatt, “Downton Abbey”

Lena Headey, “Game of Thrones”

Christine Baranski, “The Good Wife”

Christina Hendricks, “Mad Men”

Supporting Actress in a Comedy

Mayim Bialik, “The Big Bang Theory”

Julie Bowen, “Modern Family”

Allison Janney, “Mom”

Kate Mulgrew, “Orange Is the New Black”

Kate McKinnon, “Saturday Night Live”

Anna Chlumsky, “Veep”

Reality Competition Program

“The Amazing Race”

“Dancing With the Stars”

“Project Runway”

“So You Think You Can Dance”

“Top Chef”

“The Voice”

Variety Series

“The Colbert Report”

“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”

“Jimmy Kimmel Live”

“Real Time With Bill Maher”

“Saturday Night Live”

“The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”