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Game Of Thrones dominates the 2014 Emmy nominations
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Game Of Thrones dominates the 2014 Emmy nominations

Game Of Thrones leads the way in the nominations for this year's Primetime Emmy Awards, with a total of 19 nominations. 

The awards, which will be held on August 25th, were unveiled today (July 10th) in Los Angeles by Carson Daly (Last Call with Carson Daly) and Mindy Kaling (The Mindy Project). 

The hugely successful fantasy saga will do battle with the likes of Breaking BadDownton AbbeyHouse of CardsMad Men and True Detective for the honour of being named Outstanding Drama Series, with stars Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey and Diana Rigg also nominated for awards for their performances on the show.

New mini-series Fargo is also nominated in a plethora of categories, with 18 nods in all, with House Of Cards, Louie, Modern Family, VEEP, Sherlock and Orange Is The New Black also nominated in a number of categories.


The full list of Emmy nominations is as follows:

Outstanding Comedy Series

Modern Family
Orange Is the New Black
Silicon Valley
The Big Bang Theory

Lead Actress In A Comedy Series

Lena DunhamGirls
Melissa McCarthyMike & Molly
Edie FalcoNurse Jackie
Taylor SchillingOrange Is the New Black
Amy PoehlerParks and Recreation
Julia Louis-DreyfusVeep

Lead Actor In A Comedy Series

Louis CKLouie
Don CheadleHouse of Lies
Ricky GervaisDerek
Matt LeBlancEpisodes
William H MacyShameless
Jim ParsonsThe Big Bang Theory

Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series

Julie BowenModern Family
Allison JanneyMom
Kate MulgrewOrange Is the New Black
Kate McKinnonSaturday Night Live
Mayim BialikThe Big Bang Theory
Anna ChlumskyVeep

Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series

Andre BraugherBrooklyn Nine-Nine
Adam DriverGirls
Ty BurrellModern Family
Jesse Tyler FergusonModern Family
Fred ArmisenPortlandia
Tony HaleVeep

Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones HBO
House Of Cards
House Of Cards


Outstanding Drama Series

Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
House of Cards
Mad Men
True Detective

Lead Actress In A Drama Series

Lizzy CaplanMasters of Sex
Claire DanesHomeland
Michelle DockeryDownton Abbey
Julianna MarguliesThe Good Wife
Kerry WashingtonScandal
Robin WrightHouse of Cards 

Lead Actor In A Drama Series

Bryan CranstonBreaking Bad
Jeff DanielsThe Newsroom
Jon HammMad Men
Woody HarrelsonTrue Detective
Matthew McConaugheyTrue Detective
Kevin SpaceyHouse of Cards


Supporting Actor In A Drama Series

Aaron Paul - Breaking Bad
Jim Carter - Downton Abbey
Peter Dinklage - Game of Thrones
Mandy Patinkin - Homeland
Jon Voight - Ray Donovan
Josh Charles - The Good Wife

Supporting Actress In A Drama Series

Anna Gunn - Breaking Bad
Maggie Smith - Downton Abbey
Joanne Froggatt - Downton Abbey
Lena Headey - Game of Thrones
Christina Hendricks - Mad Men
Christine Baranski - The Good Wife

Outstanding TV Miniseries

American Horror Story: Coven
Bonnie & Clyde
The White Queen

Outstanding TV Movie

Killing Kennedy
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight
The Normal Heart
Sherlock: His Last Vow
The Trip to Bountiful

Lead Actor in a TV Miniseries or Movie

Chiwetel Ejiofor - Dancing On The Edge
Martin Freeman - Fargo
Billy Bob Thornton - Fargo
Idris Elba - Luther
Benedict Cumberbatch - Sherlock
Mark Ruffalo - The Normal Heart

Lead Actress in a TV Miniseries or Movie

Jessica Lange - American Horror Story
Sarah Paulson - American Horror Story
Helena Bonham Carter - Burton And Taylor
Minnie Driver - Return to Zero
Kristen Wiig - The Spoils of Babylon
Cicely Tyson - The Trip to Bountiful

Supporting Actor in a TV Miniseries or Movie

Colin Hanks - Fargo
Martin Freeman - Sherlock
Jim Parsons - The Normal Heart
Joe Mantello - The Normal Heart
Alfred Molina - The Normal Heart
Matt Bomer - The Normal Heart

Supporting Actress in a TV Miniseries or Movie

Frances Conroy - American Horror Story
Kathy Bates - American Horror Story
Angela Bassett - American Horror Story
Allison Tolman - Fargo
Ellen Burstyn - Flowers In The Attic
Julia Roberts - The Normal Heart

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