2014 Emmy nominations: The full list

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“Breaking Bad,” it’s time for your curtain call.

The addictive AMC series, which concluded last September, was one of the major frontrunners when the nominations were announced Thursday morning for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards.

But it may face some stiff competition, especially since both the drama and comedy series categories have been expanded up to seven nominees this year.

Below are all the nominees for this year’s awards:

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

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

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

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

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

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

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

  • Lena Dunham, “Girls”
  • Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie”
  • Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation”
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”
  • Melissa McCarthy, “Mike & Molly” (CBS)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie

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

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie

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

Outstanding Drama Series

  • “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
  • “Downton Abbey” (PBS)
  • “Game of Thrones” (HBO)
  • “Mad Men” (AMC)
  • “True Detective” (HBO)

Outstanding Comedy Series

  • “The Big Bang Theory” (CBS)
  • “Louie” (FX)
  • “Modern Family” (ABC)
  • “Veep” (HBO)
  • “Orange is the New Black” (Netflix)
  • “Silicon Valley” (HBO)

Outstanding Miniseries

  • “American Horror Story: Coven” (FX)
  • “Fargo” (FX)
  • “The White Queen” (Starz)
  • “Bonnie and Clyde” (A&E, Lifetime, History)
  • “Treme” (HBO)

Outstanding Television Movie

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

1 Comment

  • crazy cat lady

    Why don’t they call this the “Non-Over the air” Primetime Emmys. Not everyone who watches TV has cable, satellite or Netflix!!!!!

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