Emmy Statuette. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.
Emmy Statuette. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.

Here is a complete list of nominees for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards, which will be presented today at the Nokia Theatre.

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)
  •  “Modern Family” (ABC)
  •  “Orange is the New Black” (Netflix)
  •  “Silicon Valley” (HBO)
  •  “Veep” (HBO)


  •  “American Horror Story: Coven” (FX)
  •  “Bonnie and Clyde” (A&E)
  •  “Fargo” (FX)
  •  “Luther” (BBC America)
  •  “Treme” (HBO)
  •  “The White Queen” (BBC America)

TV Movie

  •  “Killing Kennedy” (National Geographic)
  •  “Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight” (HBO)
  •  “The Normal Heart” (HBO)
  •  “Sherlock: His Last Vow” (BBC America)
  •  “The Trip to Bountiful” (Lifetime)

Variety Series

  •  “The Colbert Report” (Comedy Central)
  •  “The Daily Show With Jon Stewart” (Comedy Central)
  •  “Jimmy Kimmel Live” (ABC)
  •  “Real Time With Bill Maher” (HBO)
  •  “Saturday Night Live” (NBC)
  •  “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” (NBC)

Reality-Competition Program

  •  “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)

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”

Actress in a drama

  •  Lizzy Caplan, “Masters of Sex”
  •  Claire Danes, “Homeland”
  •  Michelle Dockery, “Downton Abbey”
  •  Julianna Margulies, “The Good Wife”
  •  Kerry Washington, “Scandal”
  •  Robin Wright, “House of Cards”

Actor in a comedy

  •  Louis C.K, “Louie”
  •  Don Cheadle, “House of Lies”
  •  Ricky Gervais, “Derek”
  •  Matt LeBlanc, “Episodes”
  •  William H. Macy, “Shameless”
  •  Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory”

Actress in a comedy

  •  Lena Dunham, “Girls”
  •  Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie”
  •  Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”
  •  Melissa McCarthy, “Mike & Molly”
  •  Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation”
  •  Taylor Schilling, “Orange is the New Black”

Actor in a miniseries or a movie

  •  Chiwetel Ejiofor, “Dancing On The Edge”
  •  Martin Freeman, “Fargo”
  •  Billy Bob Thornton, “Fargo”
  •  Idris Elba, “Luther”
  •  Mark Ruffalo, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Benedict Cumberbatch, “Sherlock: His Last Vow”

Actress in a miniseries or a movie

  •  Jessica Lange, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  •  Sarah Paulson, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  •  Helena Bonham Carter, “Burton And Taylor”
  •  Minnie Driver, “Return To Zero”
  •  Kristen Wiig, “The Spoils Of Babylon”
  •  Cicely Tyson, “The Trip To Bountiful”

Supporting actor in a drama series

  •  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 actress in a drama series

  •  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 actor in a comedy series

  •  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 comedy series

  • 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”

Supporting actor in a miniseries or a movie

  •  Colin Hanks, “Fargo”
  •  Jim Parsons, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Joe Mantello, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Alfred Molina, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Matt Bomer, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Martin Freeman, “Sherlock: His Last Vow”

Supporting actress in a miniseries or a movie

  • Frances Conroy, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  • Kathy Bates, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  • Angela Bassett, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  • Allison Tolman, “Fargo”
  • Ellen Burstyn, “Flowers In The Attic”
  • Julia Roberts, “The Normal Heart”

Writing for a drama series

  • Moira Walley-Beckett, “Breaking Bad”
  • Vince Gilligan, “Breaking Bad”
  • David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, “Game of Thrones”
  • Beau Willimon, “House of Cards”
  • Nic Pizzolatto, “True Detective”

Writing for a comedy series

  •  David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik, “Episodes”
  •  Louis C.K., “Louie”
  •  Liz Friedman and Jenji Kohan, “Orange is the New Black”
  •  Alec Berg, “Silicon Valley”
  •  Simon Blackwell, Tony Roche and Armando Iannucci, “Veep”

Writing For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Dramatic Special

  •  Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  •  Noah Hawley, “Fargo”
  •  Neil Cross, “Luther”
  •  Larry Kramer, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Steven Moffat, “Sherlock: His Last Vow (Masterpiece)”
  •  David Simon, Eric Overmyer, “Treme”

Writing For A Variety Special

  •  Ken Ehrlich, David Wild, “The Beatles: The Night That Changed America,” CBS
  •  Billy Crystal, “Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays,” HBO
  •  Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Jon Macks, Dave Boone, Alex Baze, Robert Carlock, Sam Means, Seth Meyers, Mike Shoemaker, “The   71st Annual Golden Globe Awards,” NBC
  •  Sarah Silverman, “Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles,” HBO
  •  Dave Boone, Paul Greenberg, “67th Annual Tony Awards,” CBS

Directing for a drama series

  •  Tim Van Patten, “Boardwalk Empire”
  •  Vince Gilligan, “Breaking Bad”
  •  David Evans, “Downton Abbey”
  •  Neil Marshall, “Game Of Thrones”
  •  Carl Franklin, “House Of Cards”
  •  Cary Joji Fukunaga, “True Detective”

Directing for a comedy series

  •  Iain B. MacDonald, “Episodes”
  •  Paris Barclay, “Glee”
  •  Louis C.K., “Louie”
  •  Gail Mancuso, “Modern Family”
  •  Jodie Foster, “Orange is the New Black”
  •  Mike Judge, “Silicon Valley”

Directing For A Miniserie Movie Or A Dramatic Special

  •  Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, “American Horror Story: Coven”
  •  Adam Bernstein, “Fargo”
  •  Colin Bucksey, “Fargo”
  •  Stephen Frears, “Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight”
  •  Ryan Murphy, “The Normal Heart”
  •  Nick Hurran, “Sherlock: His Last Vow (Masterpiece)”

Directing For A Variety Special

  •  Gregg Gelfand, “The Beatles: The Night That Changed America,” CBS
  •  Louis J. Horvitz, “The Kennedy Center Honors,” CBS
  •  Hamish Hamilton, “The Oscars,” ABC
  •  James Lapine, “Six By Sondheim,” HBO
  •  Beth McCarthy Miller, Rob Ashford, “The Sound Of Music Live!,” NBC
  •  Glenn Weiss, “67th Annual Tony Awards,” CBS

— City News Service

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