1. "Saturday Night Live" snubbed a bunch of Oscar winners in the guest acting categories. Ben Affleck, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Lawrence and Anne Hathaway all won Oscars and hosted "Saturday Night Live" in the past year, but their hopes at getting closer to EGOT won't happen from the latter. "SNL" did not submit any of them in the guest acting category, instead choosing Bruno Mars, Melissa McCarthy, Martin Short, Justin Timberlake and Kristin Wiig.
2. Portia de Rossi is going lead for "Arrested Development." Joining the expected likes of Jason Bateman, Portia de Rossi has perhaps unwisely opted to go lead for the fourth season of "Arrested Development," despite having relatively minimal screentime compared to the likes of her competitors, which now include Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Lena Dunham, Melissa McCarthy, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Edie Falco and Zooey Deschanel.
3. Tony Hale submitted for "Veep" but not "Arrested." The only cast member to not submit for "Arrested Development" was Tony Hale, who submitted in the supporting actor category for his work in HBO's "Veep" instead.
5. "Community" and "Eastbound and Down" are not on the comedy series ballot. Don't expect either of these cult favorites to make Emmy's final cut, neither were on the ballot for best comedy series (though it's unlikely either would get nominated even if they were).