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List of 2008 Emmy Awards nominees

July 17, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Nominees in major categories for the 60th annual Primetime Emmy Awards announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences:Outstanding Drama Series
  • "Boston Legal," ABC
  • "Damages," FX
  • "Dexter," Showtime
  • "House," Fox
  • "Lost," ABC
  • "Mad Men," AMC
Outstanding Comedy Series
  • "Curb Your Enthusiasm," HBO
  • "Entourage," HBO
  • "The Office," NBC
  • "30 Rock," NBC
  • "Two and a Half Men," CBS
Outstanding Miniseries
  • "The Andromeda Strain," A&E
  • "Cranford" (Masterpiece Theatre), PBS
  • "John Adams," HBO; "Tin Man," Sci Fi Channel
Outstanting Made-for-TV Movie
  • "Bernard and Doris," HBO
  • "Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale," HBO
  • "The Memory Keeper's Daughter," Lifetime
  • "A Raisin in the Sun," ABC
  • "Recount," HBO
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
  • James Spader, "Boston Legal," ABC
  • Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad," AMC
  • Michael C. Hall, "Dexter," Showtime
  • Hugh Laurie, "House," Fox
  • Gabriel Byrne, "In Treatment," HBO
  • Jon Hamm, "Mad Men," AMC
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
  • Sally Field, "Brothers & Sisters," ABC
  • Kyra Sedgwick, "The Closer," TNT
  • Glenn Close, "Damages," FX
  • Mariska Hargitay, "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," NBC
  • Holly Hunter, "Saving Grace," TNT
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
  • William Shatner, "Boston Legal," ABC
  • Ted Danson, "Damages," FX
  • Zeljko Ivanek, "Damages," FX
  • Michael Emerson, "Lost," ABC
  • John Slattery, "Mad Men," AMC
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
  • Candice Bergen, "Boston Legal," ABC
  • Rachel Griffiths, "Brothers & Sisters," ABC
  • Chandra Wilson, "Grey's Anatomy," ABC
  • Sandra Oh, "Grey's Anatomy," ABC
  • Dianne Wiest, "In Treatment," HBO
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
  • Tony Shalhoub, "Monk," USA
  • Steve Carell, "The Office," NBC
  • Lee Pace, "Pushing Daisies," ABC
  • Alec Baldwin, "30 Rock," NBC
  • Charlie Sheen, "Two and a Half Men, CBS
Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "The New Adventures of Old Christine," CBS
  • Christina Applegate, "Samantha Who?," ABC
  • Tina Fey, "30 Rock," NBC
  • America Ferrera, "Ugly Betty," ABC
  • Mary-Louise Parker, "Weeds," Showtime
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
  • Jeremy Piven, "Entourage," HBO
  • Kevin Dillon, "Entourage," HBO
  • Neil Patrick Harris, "How I Met Your Mother," CBS
  • Rainn Wilson, "The Office," NBC
  • Jon Cryer, "Two and a Half Men," CBS
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
  • Kristin Chenoweth, "Pushing Daisies," ABC
  • Jean Smart, "Samantha Who?," ABC
  • Amy Poehler, "Saturday Night Live," NBC
  • Holland Taylor Two and a Half Men," CBS
  • Vanessa Williams, "Ugly Betty," ABC
Outstanding Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Ralph Fiennes, "Bernard and Doris," HBO
  • Ricky Gervais, "Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale," HBO
  • Paul Giamatti, "John Adams," HBO
  • Kevin Spacey, "Recount," HBO
  • Tom Wilkinson, "Recount," HBO
Outstanding Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Catherine Keener, "An American Crime," Showtime
  • Susan Sarandon, "Bernard and Doris," HBO
  • Judi Dench, "Cranford (Masterpiece Theatre), PBS
  • Laura Linney, "John Adams," HBO
  • Phylicia Rashad, "A Raisin in the Sun," ABC
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • David Morse, "John Adams," HBO
  • Stephen Dillane, "John Adams," HBO
  • Tom Wilkinson, "John Adams," HBO
  • Denis Leary, "Recount," HBO
  • Bob Balaban, "Recount," HBO
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Eileen Atkins, "Cranford" (Masterpiece Theatre), PBS
  • Ashley Jensen, "Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale," HBO
  • Alfre Woodard, "Pictures of Hollis Woods" (Hallmark Hall of Fame Presentation), CBS
  • Audra McDonald, "A Raisin in the Sun," ABC
  • Laura Dern, "Recount," HBO

Click here to view a full list of the nominees for the 60th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

 

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