19 July 2007

The 59th Annual Emmy Awards Nominees

Ugh. They snubbed LOST. And FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS.

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series
  • Ricky Gervais as Andy Millman - Extras
  • Tony Shalhoub as Adrian Monk - Monk
  • Steve Carell as Michael Scott - The Office
  • Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy - 30 Rock
  • Charlie Sheen as Charlie Harper - Two and A Half Men
Forecast: Three-way between Gervais, Carell & Baldwin. Don't especially care for Sheen. Shalhoub - past winner. Meh.

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series
  • James Spader as Alan Shore -Boston Legal
  • Hugh Laurie as Dr. Gregory House - House
  • Denis Leary as Tommy Gavin - Rescue Me
  • James Gandolfini as Tony Soprano - The Sopranos
  • Kiefer Sutherland as Jack Bauer - 24
Forecast: Hugh Laurie! Hugh Laurie!

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series

  • Felicity Huffman as Lynette Scavo - Desperate Housewives
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Christine Campbell - The New Adventures Of Old Christine
  • Tina Fey as Liz Lemon - 30 Rock
  • America Ferrera as Betty Suarez - Ugly Betty
  • Mary-Louise Parker as Nancy Botwin - Weeds
Forecast: Parker or Huffman. Maybe Ferrera. Or Fey. Or Louis-Dreyfuss. Hah! Hard to predict this category.

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series
  • Sally Field as Nora Walker - Brothers & Sisters
  • Kyra Sedgwick as Dep. Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson - The Closer
  • Mariska Hargitay as Detective Olivia Benson - Law & Order SVU
  • Patricia Arquette as Allison Dubois - Medium
  • Minnie Driver as Dahlia Malloy - The Riches
  • Edie Falco as Carmela Soprano - The Sopranos
Forecast: Sally Field!

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series
  • Kevin Dillon as Johnny Drama - Entourage
  • Jeremy Piven as Ari Gold - Entourage
  • Neil Patrick Harris as Barney Stinson - How I Met Your Mother
  • Rainn Wilson as Dwight Schrute - The Office
  • Jon Cryer as Alan Harper - Two and A Half Men
Forecast: Harris or Piven. Wilson will be a refreshing choice.

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series
  • William Shatner as Denny Crane - Boston Legal
  • T.R. Knight as George - Grey's Anatomy
  • Masi Oka as Hiro Nakamura - Heroes
  • Michael Emerson as Ben - Lost
  • Terry O’Quinn as John Locke - Lost
  • Michael Imperioli as Christopher Moltisanti - The Sopranos
Forecast: Michael Emerson. I just love him. Maybe Moltisanti.

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series
  • Jaime Pressly as Joy Turner - My Name is Earl
  • Jenna Fischer as Pam Beesly - The Office
  • Holland Taylor as Evelyn Harper - Two and A Half Men
  • Conchata Ferrell as Berta - Two and A Half Men
  • Vanessa Williams as Wilhelmina Slater - Ugly Betty
  • Elizabeth Perkins as Celia Hodes - Weeds
Forecast: Williams or Perkins

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series
  • Rachel Griffiths as Sarah Whedon - Brothers & Sisters
  • Katherine Heigl as Isobel “Izzie” Stevens - Grey's Anatomy
  • Chandra Wilson as Dr. Bailey - Grey's Anatomy
  • Sandra Oh as Cristina Yang - Grey's Anatomy
  • Aida Turturro as Janice Soprano - The Sopranos
  • Lorraine Bracco as Dr. Jennifer Melfi - The Sopranos
Forecast: Griffiths. Turturro.

Outstanding Comedy Series
  • Entourage
  • The Office
  • 30 Rock
  • Two And A Half Men
  • Ugly Betty
Forecast: The Office or 30 Rock

Outstanding Drama Series
  • Boston Legal
  • Grey’s Anatomy
  • Heroes
  • House
  • The Sopranos
Forecast: Ridiculous list because they overlooked a lot of really good shows for Grey's Anatomy, Boston Legal and maybe even Heroes. Sopranos for the win.

Full list may be found here.