Posted on September 15, 2011
Stars, Sparkle, Glitz and Old Hollywood Glamour, you can expect to see that and more at this year’s primetime Emmy® Awards. The Primetime Emmy ® Awards celebrate excellence in national primetime programming, awarding top honors at the annual creative arts and primetime awards ceremonies. There are special awards that will also be given out that include the Governors Award and the Bob Hope Humanitarian Award. Here is a list of the nominees in various categories: Best Comedy: * The Big Bang Theory (CBS) * Glee (Fox) * Modern Family (ABC) * The Office (NBC) * Parks and Recreation (NBC) * 30 Rock (NBC) Best Drama: * Boardwalk Empire (HBO) * Dexter (Showtime) * Friday Night Lights (Direct TV) * Game of Thrones (HBO) * The Good Wife (CBS) * Mad Men (AMC) Best Actor in a Drama: * Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire (HBO) * Kyle Chandler, Friday Night Lights (Direct TV) * Michael C. Hall, Dexter (Showtime) * Jon Hamm, Mad Men (AMC) * Hugh Laurie, House (Fox) * Timothy Olyphant, Justified (FX) Best Actress in a Drama: * Kathy Bates, Harry's Law (NBC) * Connie Britton, Friday Night Lights (Direct TV) * Mireille Enos, The Killing (AMC) * Mariska Hargitay, Law&Order: SVU (NBC) * Julianna Marguiles, The Good Wife (CBS) * Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men (AMC) Best Actor in a Comedy: * Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock (NBC) * Louis C.K., Louie (FX) * Steve Carell, The Office (NBC) * Johnny Galecki, The Big Bang Theory (CBS) * Matt LeBlanc, Episodes (Showtime) * Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory (CBS) Best Actress in a Comedy: * Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie (Showtime) * Tina Fey, 30 Rock (NBC) * Laura Linney, The Big C (Showtime) * Melissa McCarthy, Mike&Molly (CBS) * Martha Plimpton, Raising Hope (Fox) * Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation (NBC) There are many great stars and shows that are nominated. Who do you think will take home the trophy? Let us know who you think will win big! Watch the video below to learn more about the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards. Tune in this Sunday, September 18th 2011 at 8pm on Fox. To add this to your satellite TV programming package visit us at Dish-Systems or call (888)566-3979.