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Sunday, September 23, 2012 exclusively on ABC. Broadcast live from Nokia Theatre LA Live 8:00-11:00 p.m., ET / 5:00-8:00 p.m., PT.

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64th Primetime Emmy Awards


Outstanding Comedy Series

  • Curb Your Enthusiasm|HBO
  • Girls|HBO
  • 30 Rock|NBC
  • Modern Family|ABC
  • The Big Bang Theory|CBS

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series

  • Zooey Deschanel as Jess Day|New Girl
  • Lena Dunham as Hannah Horvath|Girls
  • Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton|Nurse Jackie
  • Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope|Parks And Recreation
  • Tina Fey as Liz Lemon|30 Rock
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer|Veep
  • Melissa McCarthy as Molly Flynn|Mike & Molly

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series

  • Larry David as Himself|Curb Your Enthusiasm
  • Jon Cryer as Alan Harper|Two And A Half Men
  • Louis C.K. as Louie|Louie
  • Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper|The Big Bang Theory
  • Don Cheadle as Marty Kaan|House Of Lies
  • Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy|30 Rock

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series

  • Mayim Bialik as Amy Farrah Fowler|The Big Bang Theory
  • Merritt Wever as Zoey Barkow|Nurse Jackie
  • Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy|Modern Family
  • Kristen Wiig as various characters|Saturday Night Live
  • Sofia Vergara as Gloria Delgado-Pritchett|Modern Family
  • Kathryn Joosten as Karen McCluskey|Desperate Housewives

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series

  • Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett|Modern Family
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett|Modern Family
  • Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy|Modern Family
  • Eric Stonestreet as Cameron Tucker|Modern Family
  • Bill Hader as various characters|Saturday Night Live
  • Max Greenfield as Schmidt|New Girl

Outstanding Drama Series

  • Boardwalk Empire|HBO
  • Breaking Bad|AMC
  • Downton Abbey|PBS
  • Mad Men|AMC
  • Homeland|Showtime
  • Game Of Thrones|HBO

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series

  • Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick|The Good Wife
  • Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley|Downton Abbey
  • Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson|Mad Men
  • Kathy Bates as Harriet Korn|Harry's Law
  • Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison|Homeland
  • Glenn Close as Patty Hewes|Damages

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series

  • Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson|Boardwalk Empire
  • Michael C. Hall as Dexter Morgan|Dexter
  • Bryan Cranston as Walter White|Breaking Bad
  • Hugh Bonneville as Earl of Grantham/Robert|Downton Abbey
  • Jon Hamm as Don Draper|Mad Men
  • Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody|Homeland

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series

  • Archie Panjabi as Kalinda Sharma|The Good Wife
  • Anna Gunn as Skyler White|Breaking Bad
  • Maggie Smith as Dowager Countess of Grantham/Violet|Downton Abbey
  • Joanne Froggatt as Anna|Downton Abbey
  • Christina Hendricks as Joan Holloway Harris|Mad Men
  • Christine Baranski as Diane Lockhart|The Good Wife

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series

  • Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman|Breaking Bad
  • Giancarlo Esposito as Gustavo 'Gus' Fring|Breaking Bad
  • Brendan Coyle as John Bates|Downton Abbey
  • Jim Carter as Mr. Carson|Downton Abbey
  • Jared Harris as Lane Pryce|Mad Men
  • Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister|Game Of Thrones

Outstanding Miniseries or Movie

  • Game Change|HBO
  • American Horror Story|FX Networks
  • Hemingway & Gellhorn|HBO
  • Sherlock: A Scandal In Belgravia (Masterpiece)|PBS
  • Luther|BBC America
  • Hatfields & McCoys|History

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries or Movie

  • Julianne Moore as Sarah Palin|Game Change
  • Connie Britton as Vivien Harmon|American Horror Story
  • Nicole Kidman as Martha Gellhorn|Hemingway & Gellhorn
  • Emma Thompson as She|The Song Of Lunch (Masterpiece)
  • Ashley Judd as Rebecca Winstone|Missing

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries or Movie

  • Woody Harrelson as Steve Schmidt|Game Change
  • Clive Owen as Ernest Hemingway|Hemingway & Gellhorn
  • Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes|Sherlock: A Scandal In Belgravia (Masterpiece)
  • Idris Elba as John Luther|Luther
  • Kevin Costner as 'Devil' Anse Hatfield|Hatfields & McCoys
  • Bill Paxton as Randall McCoy|Hatfields & McCoys

Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Miniseries or Movie

  • Sarah Paulson as Nicolle Wallace|Game Change
  • Frances Conroy as Moira|American Horror Story
  • Jessica Lange as Constance Langdon|American Horror Story
  • Judy Davis as Jill Tankard|Page Eight (Masterpiece)
  • Mare Winningham as Sally McCoy|Hatfields & McCoys

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Miniseries or Movie

  • Ed Harris as John McCain|Game Change
  • Denis O'Hare as Larry Harvey|American Horror Story
  • David Strathairn as John Dos Passos|Hemingway & Gellhorn
  • Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson|Sherlock: A Scandal In Belgravia (Masterpiece)
  • Tom Berenger as Jim Vance|Hatfields & McCoys

Outstanding Variety Series

  • The Daily Show With Jon Stewart|Comedy Central
  • The Colbert Report|Comedy Central
  • Real Time With Bill Maher|HBO
  • Saturday Night Live|NBC
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live|ABC
  • Late Night With Jimmy Fallon|NBC

Outstanding Reality - Competition Program

  • So You Think You Can Dance|FOX
  • The Amazing Race|CBS
  • Dancing With The Stars|ABC
  • Top Chef|Bravo
  • Project Runway|Lifetime
  • The Voice|NBC

Outstanding Host For A Reality or Reality-Competition

  • Cat Deeley as Host|So You Think You Can Dance
  • Phil Keoghan as Host|The Amazing Race
  • Ryan Seacrest as Host|American Idol
  • Betty White as Host|Betty White's Off Their Rockers
  • Tom Bergeron as Host|Dancing With The Stars

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