Emmy nominations: ‘True Detective’ vs. ‘Breaking Bad,’ Matthew McConaughey vs. Woody Harrelson vs. Bryan Cranston

07.10.14 3 years ago

Emmy nominations: “True Detective” vs. “Breaking Bad,” Matthew McConaughey vs. Woody Harrelson vs. Bryan Cranston
The 2014 nominations included lead actors competing in the same category, including “True Detective”s” Harrelson vs. McConaughey in the lead drama series category and “Fargo”s” Martin Freeman vs. Billy Bob Thornton in the best lead actor in a miniseries or movie category. “True Detective,” “Orange Is the New Black” and “Silicon Valley” became the new three newest series to join the major Emmy categories.
Read the full list of nominees
“Game of Thrones” No. 1 with 19 nominations, “Fargo” has 18, “American Horror Story: Coven” has 17, and “Breaking Bad” has 16 noms
Jimmy Fallon vs. Jimmy Kimmel vs. Jon Stewart vs. Stephen Colbert in Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy series category.
“Brooklyn Nine-Nine” and Andy Samberg were dissed after winning Golden Globes earlier this year.
More snubs: “The Good Wife,” James Spader, Tatiana Maslany
–Also snubbed: “Homeland” and “Girls”
Kate McKinnon nominated for “SNL”
Netflix has more nominations (31) than Fox (18)
HBO No. 1 with 99 nominations, CBS No. 2 with 47 (NBC has 46)
“Orphan Black” uses Twitter to cope with its Emmy snub
“Orange is the New Black” leads all comedies with 12 nominations
“Orange is the New Black” is a comedy?, and other surprises
–More snubs: “Masters of Sex,” The Mindy Project,” “Inside Amy Schumer”“The Americans”!… Charles Dance!
-Double nominees include Allison Janney, Jim Parsons, Louis CK, Kate McKinnon, Jimmy Fallon, Melissa McCarthy
Jimmy Fallon's daughter: “Go Daily Show!”

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