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2014 Primetime Emmy Nominations: The Complete List of Nominees

By Indiewire | Indiewire July 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

Here are the 2014 Primetime Emmy nominees:
17
'True Detective'
'True Detective'

Here are the nominations for the 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced this morning in Los Angeles. The full list is below. "Game of Thrones" landed the most nominations with 19 total, followed closely by "Fargo" with 18, and "American Horror Story: Coven" with 17. "Breaking Bad" clocked in at 16 along with HBO's "The Normal Heart." 

HBO destroyed the competition with 99 Emmy nominations, more than doubling up the next highest contender, CBS, with 47 and NBC with 46. The full list of nominees is below:

Outstanding Drama Series
"Breaking Bad"
"Downton Abbey"
"Game of Thrones"
"House of Cards"
"Mad Men"
"True Detective"

Outstanding Comedy Series
"The Big Bang Theory"
"Louie"
"Modern Family"
"Orange is the New Black"
"Silicon Valley"
"Veep"

Outstanding Miniseries
"American Horror Story Coven"
"Bonnie & Clyde"
"Fargo"
"Luther"
"Treme"
"The White Queen"

Outstanding TV Movie
"Killing Kennedy"
"Muhammed Ali's Greatest Fight"
"The Normal Heart"
"Sherlock: His Last Vow"
"The Trip to Bountiful"

Best Actor - Drama
Bryan Cranston - "Breaking Bad"
Jeff Daniels - "The Newsroom"
Jon Hamm - "Mad Men"
Woody Harrelson - "True Detective"
Matthew McConaughey - "True Detective"
Kevin Spacey - "House of Cards"

Best Actress - Drama
Lizzy Caplan - "Masters of Sex"
Claire Danes - "Homeland"
Michelle Dockery - "Downton Abbey"
Julianna Marguilles - "The Good Wife"
Kerry Washington - "Scandal"
Robin Wright - "House of Cards"

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

Best Supporting Actress - Drama
Anna Gunn - "Breaking Bad"
Maggie Smith - "Downton Abbey"
Joanne Forggatt - "Downton Abbey"
Lena Headey - "Game of Thrones"
Christine Baranksi - "The Good Wife"
Christina Hendricks - "Mad Men"

Best Actor - Comedy
Louis CK - "Louie" 
Don Cheadle - "House of Lies"
Ricky Gervais - "Derek"
Matt LeBlanc - "Episodes"
William H. Macy - "Shameless"
Jim Parsons - "The Big Bang Theory"

Best Actress - Comedy
Lena Dunham - "Girls"
Edie Falco - "Nurse Jackie"
Julie Louis-Dreyfus - "Veep"
Melissa McCarthy - "Mike and Molly"
Amy Poehler - "Parks and Recreation"
Taylor Schilling - "Orange is the New Black"

Best Supporting Actor - Comedy
Andre Braugher - "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
Adam Driver - "Girls"
Jesse Tyler Ferguson - "Modern Family"
Ty Burrell - "Modern Family"
Fred Armisen - "Portlandia"
Tony Hale - "Veep"

Best Supporting Actress - Comedy
Mayim Bialik - "The Big Bang Theory"
Julie Bowen - "Modern Family"
Allison Janney - "Mom"
Kate Mulgrew - "Orange is the New Black"
Kate McKinnon - "Saturday Night Live"
Anna Chlumsky - "Veep"

Best Actor - TV Movie/Miniseries
Benedict Cumberbatch - "Sherlock: His Last Vow"
Chiwetel Ejiofior - "Dancing on the Edge"
Idris Elba - "Luther"
Martin Freeman - "Fargo"
Mark Ruffalo - "The Normal Heart"
Billy Bob Thornton - "Fargo"

Best Actress - TV Movie/Miniseries
Minnie Driver - "Return to Zero"
Jessica Lange - "American Horror Story: Coven"
Sarah Paulson - "American Horror Story: Coven"
Cicely Tyson - "The Trip to Bountiful"
Kristen Wiig - "The Spoils of Babylon"
Helena Bonham Carter - "Burton and Taylor"

Best Supporting Actor - TV Movie/Miniseries
Colin Hanks - "Fargo"
Jim Parsons - "The Normal Heart"
Joe Mantello - "The Normal Heart"
Alfred Molina - "The Normal Heart"
Matt Bomer - "The Normal Heart"
Martin Freeman - "Sherlock: His Last Vow"

Best Supporting Actress - TV Movie/Miniseries
Frances Conroy - "American Horror Story: Coven"
Kathy Bates - "American Horror Story: Coven"
Angela Basset - "American Horror Story: Coven"
Allison Tolman - "Fargo"
Ellen Burstyn - "Flowers in the Attic"
Julia Roberts - "The Normal Heart"

Outstanding Animated Program
"Archer"  Archer Vice: The Rules Of Extraction
"Bob's Burgers"  Mazel Tina
"Futurama"  Meanwhile
"South Park"  Black Friday
"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" - The Manhattan Project

Outstanding Variety Series
"The Colbert Report"
"The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"
"Jimmy Kimmel Live"
"Real Time with Bill Maher"
"Saturday Night Live"
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program
"The Amazing Race"
"Dancing With The Stars"
"Project Runway"
"So You Think You Can Dance"
"Top Chef"
"The Voice" 

Outstanding Variety Special
"AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks"
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America"
"Best of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Primetime Special"
"Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays"
"The Kennedy Center Honors"
"Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles"

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Paul Giamatti - "Downton Abbey"
Dylan Baker - "The Good Wife"
Reg E. Cathey - "House of Cards"
Robert Morse - "Mad Men"
Beau Bridges - "Masters of Sex"
Joe Morton - "Scandal"

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Margo Martindale - "The Americans"
Diana Rigg - "Game of Thrones"
Kata Mara - "House of Cards"
Allison Janney - "Masters of Sex"
Jane Fonda - "The Newsroom"
Kate Burton - "Scandal"

Outstanding Writing For A Drama Series
"Breaking Bad" Ozymandias - Moira Walley-Beckett
"Breaking Bad" Felina - Vince Gilligan
"Game Of Thrones" The Children - David Benioff and D.B. Weiss
"House Of Cards" Chapter 14 - Beau Willimon
"True Detective" The Secret Fate Of All Of Life - Nic Pizzolatto

Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series
"Boardwalk Empire" Farewell Daddy Blues - Tim Van Patten, Directed by
"Breaking Bad" Felina - Vince Gilligan, Directed by
"Downton Abbey" Episode 1 - David Evans, Directed by
"Game Of Thrones" The Watchers On The Wall - Neil Marshall, Directed by
"House Of Cards" Chapter 14  - Carl Franklin, Directed by
"True Detective" Who Goes There  - Cary Joji Fukunaga, Directed by

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series
Bob Newhart - "The Big Bang Theory"
Nathan Lane - "Modern Family"
Steve Buscemi - "Portlandia"
Jimmy Fallon - "Saturday Night Live"
Louis C.K. - "Saturday Night Live"
Gary Cole - "Veep"

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series
Natasha Lyonne - "Orange is the New Black"
Uzo Aduba - "Orange is the New Black"
Laverne Cox - "Orange is the New Black"
Tina Fey - "Saturday Night Live"
Melissa McCarthy - "Saturday Night Live"
Joan Cusack - "Shameless"

Outstanding Writing For A Comedy Series
"Episodes" Episode 305 - David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik
"Louie" So Did The Fat Lady - Louis C.K.
"Orange Is The New Black" I Wasn't Ready (Pilot) - Liz Friedman
"Silicon Valley" Optimal Tip-To-Tip Efficiency - Alec Berg
"Veep" Special Relationship - Simon Blackwell, Tony Roche, Story and Armando Iannucci

Outstanding Directing For A Comedy Series
"Episodes" - Iain B. MacDonald
"Glee" 100  - Paris Barclay
"Louie" Elevator, Part 6  - Louis C.K., Directed by
"Modern Family" Vegas ABC - Gail Mancuso
"Orange Is The New Black" Lesbian Request Denied  - Jodie Foster
"Silicon Valley" Minimum Viable Product - Mike Judge

Outstanding Writing For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Dramatic Special
"American Horror Story: Coven" Bitchcraft - Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk
"Fargo The Crocodile's Dilemma" -  Noah Hawley
"Luther" - Neil Cross
"The Normal Heart" - Larry Kramer
"Sherlock: His Last Vow" (Masterpiece)  - Steven Moffat
"Treme" ...To Miss New Orleans - David Simon and Eric Overmyer

Outstanding Directing For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Dramatic Special
"American Horror Story: Coven" Bitchcraft - Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
"Fargo" The Crocodile's Dilemma  - Adam Bernstein
"Fargo" Buridan's Ass - Colin Bucksey
"Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight"  - Stephen Frears
"The Normal Heart' - Ryan Murphy
"Sherlock: His Last Vow" (Masterpiece) - Nick Hurran

Outstanding Writing For A Variety Series
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Inside Amy Schumer
Key & Peele
Portlandia
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America"
Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays
The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards
"Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles"
67th Annual Tony Awards

Outstanding Directing For A Variety Series
"The Colbert Report" - James Hoskinson
"The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" - Chuck O'Neil
"Portlandia" - Jonathan Krisel
"Saturday Night Live" - Don Roy King
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" - Dave Diomedi

Outstanding Directing For A Variety Special

The Beatles: The Night That Changed America - CBS AEG Ehrlich Ventures, LLC

Gregg Gelfand, Directed by

The Kennedy Center Honors CBS The Stevens Company in association with the John F. Kennedy Center

Louis J. Horvitz, Directed by

The Oscars ABC Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Hamish Hamilton, Directed by

Six By Sondheim HBO HBO Documentary Films in association with Sabella Entertainment

James Lapine, Directed by

The Sound Of Music Live! NBC Universal Television, Sony Pictures Television, Storyline Entertainment

Beth McCarthy Miller, Directed by

Rob Ashford, Theatrical Direction by

67th Annual Tony Awards CBS White Cherry  Entertainment

Glenn Weiss, Directed by

Outstanding Special Class Program

The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards NBC Dick Clark Productions, Inc. in association with the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

The Oscars ABC Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony NBC NBC in association with FiveCurrents

The Sound Of Music Live! NBC Universal Television, Sony Pictures Television, Storyline Entertainment

67th Annual Tony Awards CBS White Cherry  Entertainment

Outstanding Short-Format

Live-Action Entertainment Program

Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis: President Barack Obama FunnyOrDie.com Funny Or Die

Scott Aukerman, Executive Producer Zach Galifianakis, Executive Producer BJ Porter, Executive Producer

Mike Farah, Executive Producer

Childrens Hospital Adult Swim Produced by Abominable Pictures, The Corddry Company and Warner Bros. Televison Group’s Studio 2.0

Rob Corddry, Executive Producer Jonathan Stern, Executive Producer David Wain, Executive Producer Mike Lazzo, Executive Producer Keith Crofford, Executive Producer Ken Marino, Co-Executive Producer

Parks And Rec In Europe NBC.com NBC Entertainment Digital, Deedle-Dee Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment

Morgan Sackett, Producer Michael Schur, Producer Dean Holland, Producer David Hyman, Producer

The Soup: True Detective E! Wilshire Studios

Edward Boyd, Executive Producer

K.P. Anderson, Executive Producer  Joel McHale, Co-Executive Producer Dominic Delelo, Co-Executive Producer

Hathaway Loftus, Supervising Producer Dan Riesser, Producer

Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show Starring Bruno Mars FOX NFL Network production Ricky Kirshner, Executive Producer

Steve Bornstein, Executive Producer Rob Paine, Supervising Producer Bruno Mars, Performer

Outstanding Short-Format Nonfiction Program

Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee Crackle.com An Embassy Row Production for Crackle

Jerry Seinfeld, Executive Producer

COSMOS: A National Geographic Deeper Dive - NationalGeographic.com National Geographic Channel

Allan Butler, Executive Producer Christina Ricchiuti, Producer

I Was There: Boston Marathon Bombings History.com A&E Digital Studios in association with Kitty Guerrilla Films

Sean Kennedy, Executive Producer Kathleen Williams, Executive Producer Jaimie DeFina, Senior Producer

Jay Leno's Garage NBC.com NBC Entertainment Digital, Big Dog Productions Jay Leno, Executive Producer

Kico Velarde, Supervising Producer

Robert Hayes, Producer Helga Pollock, Producer David Swift, Producer Walker Dalton, Producer

Park Bench With Steve Buscemi AOL Olive Productions and RadicalMedia in association with AOL Originals.

Steve Buscemi, Executive Producer Stanley Tucci, Executive Producer Wren Arthur, Executive Producer Justin Wilkes, Executive Producer Joe Killian, Executive Producer

Jon Doran, Executive Producer

30 For 30 Shorts ESPN ESPN Films in association with Resonance Story Company Connor Schell, Executive Producer

John Dahl, Executive Producer Bill Simmons, Executive Producer Maura Mandt, Executive Producer Dan Silver, Producer

Tate Donovan, Producer

Outstanding Interactive Program

Comedy Central's @midnight Comedy Central Comedy Central, Funny or Die, Serious Business, Aloha Productions, Nerdist Industries

Comedy Central Funny or Die Serious Business Aloha Productions Nerdist Industries

Game of Thrones Premiere - Facebook Live and Instagram HBO Facebook and Instagram

Sabrina Caluori, VP Digital and Social Media, HBO

Paul Beddoe-Stephens, Strategic Partnerships TV, Facebook + Instagram

Jim Marsh, Digital and Social Media, HBO

Michael McMorrow, VP Event Planning and Production, HBO

Michael McMillian, Host

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Digital Experience NBC NBC Entertainment NBC Entertainment Digital

The Voice NBC.com NBC Entertainment Digital, One Three Media, Talpa Media USA, Warner Horizon

NBC Entertainment One Three Media Talpa Media USA Warner Horizon

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