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List of 2009 Emmy Awards nominees

July 16, 2009 12:00:00 AM PDT
Nominees in major categories for the 61st annual Primetime Emmy Awards announced Thursday by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences: Outstanding Drama Series
  • "Big Love," HBO
  • "Breaking Bad," AMC
  • "Damages," FX Newtorks
  • "Dexter," Showtime
  • "House," Fox
  • "Lost," ABC
  • "Mad Men," AMC
Outstanding Comedy Series
  • "Entourage," HBO
  • "Family Guy," FOX
  • "Flight of the Conchords," HBO
  • "How I Met Your Mother," CBS
  • "The Office," NBC
  • "30 Rock," NBC
  • "Weeds," Showtime
Outstanding Miniseries
  • "Generation Kill," HBO
  • "Little Dorrit," PBS
Outstanding Made-for-TV Movie
  • "Coco Chanel," Lifetime
  • "Grey Gardens," HBO
  • "Into the Storm," HBO
  • "Prayers for Bobby," Lifetime
  • "Taking Chance," HBO
Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series
  • Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad," AMC
  • Michael C. Hall, "Dexter," Showtime
  • Hugh Laurie, "House," Fox
  • Gabriel Byrne, "In Treatment," HBO
  • Jon Hamm, "Mad Men," AMC
  • Simon Baker, "The Mentalist," CBS
Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
  • Sally Field, "Brothers & Sisters," ABC
  • Kyra Sedgwick, "The Closer," TNT
  • Glenn Close, "Damages," FX Networks
  • Mariska Hargitay, "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," NBC
  • Elisabeth Moss, "Mad Men," AMC
  • Holly Hunter, "Saving Grace," TNT
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
  • William Shatner, "Boston Legal," ABC
  • Christian Clemenson, "Boston Legal," ABC
  • Aaron Paul, "Breaking Bad," AMC
  • William Hurt, "Damages," FX Networks
  • Michael Emerson, "Lost," ABC
  • John Slattery, "Mad Men," AMC
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
  • Rose Byrne, "Damages," FX Networks
  • Sandra Oh, "Grey's Anatomy," ABC
  • Chandra Wilson, "Grey's Anatomy," ABC
  • Dianne Wiest, "In Treatment ," HBO
  • Hope Davis, "In Treatment ," HBO
  • Cherry Jones, "24," FOX
Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series
  • Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory," CBS
  • Jemaine Clement, "Flight of the Conchords," HBO
  • Tony Shalhoub, "Monk," USA
  • Steve Carell, "The Office," NBC
  • 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
  • Sarah Silverman, "The Sarah Silverman Program," Comedy Central
  • Toni Collette, "United States of Tara," Showtime
  • Mary-Louise Parker, "Weeds," Showtime
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
  • Kevin Dillon, "Entourage," HBO
  • Neil Patrick Harris, "How I Met Your Mother," CBS
  • Rainn Wilson, "The Office," NBC
  • Tracy Morgan, "30 Rock," NBC
  • Jack McBrayer, "30 Rock," NBC
  • Jon Cryer, "Two and a Half Men," CBS
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
  • Kristin Chenoweth, "Pushing Daisies," ABC
  • Amy Poehler, "Saturday Night Live," NBC
  • Kristin Wiig, "Saturday Night Live," NBC
  • Jane Krakowski, "30 Rock," NBC
  • Vanessa Williams, "Ugly Betty," ABC
  • Elizabeth Perkins, "Weeds," Showtime
Outstanding Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Kevin Kline, "Cyrano de Bergerac," PBS
  • Brendan Gleeson, "Into the Storm," HBO
  • Sir Ian McKellen, "King Lear," PBS
  • Kevin Bacon, "Taking Chance," HBO
  • Kiefer Sutherland, "24: Redemption," FOX
  • Kenneth Branagh, "Wallander: One Step Behind," PBS
Outstanding Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Chandra Wilson, "Accidental Friendship," Hallmark Channel
  • Shirley MacLaine, "Coco Chanel," Lifetime
  • Drew Barrymore, "Grey Gardens," HBO
  • Jessica Lange, "Grey Gardens," HBO
  • Sigourney Weaver , "Prayers For Bobby," Lifetime
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Ken Howard, "Grey Gardens," HBO
  • Len Cariou, "Into The Storm," HBO
  • Bob Newhart, "The Librarian: Curse of the Judas Chalice," TNT
  • Tom Courtenay, "Little Dorrit," PBS
  • Bob Balaban, "Little Dorrit," PBS
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
  • Marcia Gay Harden, "The Courageous Heart of Irena Sendler," CBS
  • Jeanne Tripplehorn, "Grey Gardens," HBO
  • Shohreh Aghdashloo, "House of Saddam," HBO
  • Cicely Tyson, "Into The Storm," Hallmark Channel
  • Janet McTeer, "Recount," HBO





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