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Emmy Predictions/Preferences

Emmy Predictions/Preferences

The predictions are based on the announced shortlists I posted last week.

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BEST DRAMA SERIES

Predicted Nominees:
Boston Legal
Damages
House
Lost
Mad Men

Embarrassing Possibility:
Grey’s Anatomy

Make My Day:
The Wire

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
In Treatment
Tell Me You Love Me
Gossip Girl

BEST COMEDY SERIES

Predicted Nominees:
30 Rock
Curb Your Enthusiasm
The Office
Pushing Daisies
Two and a Half Men

Embarrassing Possibility:
I’ve already predicted it.

Make My Day:
Flight of the Conchords

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
Desperate Housewives

BEST DRAMA ACTOR

Predicted Nominees:
Gabriel Byrne, In Treatment
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Hugh Laurie, House
James Spader, Boston Legal

Embarrassing Possibility:
Patrick Dempsey, Grey’s Anatomy

Make My Day:
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Kyle Chandler, Friday Night Lights

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
Dominic West, The Wire

BEST DRAMA ACTRESS

Predicted Nominees:
Glenn Close, Damages
Sally Field, Brothers & Sisters
Holly Hunter, Saving Grace
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer
Jeanne Tripplehorn, Big Love

Embarrassing Possibility:
None!

Make My Day:
Mary McDonnell, Battlestar Galactica
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
Connie Britton, Friday Night Lights

BEST COMEDY ACTOR

Predicted Nominees:
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Steve Carell, The Office
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Lee Pace, Pushing Daisies
Tony Shalhoub, Monk

Embarrassing Possibility:
Brad Garrett, Til Death

Make My Day:
David Duchovny, Californication

Should Made The Shortlist:
Jemaine Clement, Flight of the Conchords
Bret McKenzie, Flight of the Conchords

BEST COMEDY ACTRESS

Predicted Nominees:
Christina Applegate, Samantha Who?
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
America Ferrera, Ugly Betty
TIna Fey, 30 Rock
Mary Louise-Parker, Weeds

Embarrassing Possibility:
None!

Make My Day:
Sarah Silverman, The Sarah Silverman Show

Should Made The Shortlist:
Its actually my ideal shortlist.

BEST DRAMA SUPPORTING ACTOR

Predicted Nominees:
Ted Danson, Damages
Michael Emerson, Lost
John Slattery, Mad Men
William Shatner, Boston Legal
Blair Underwood, In Treatment

Embarrassing Possibility:
Shatner

Make My Day:
Naveen Andrews, Lost

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
Aiden Gillen, The Wire
Clarke Peters, The Wire
Wendell Pierce, The Wire
Andre Royo, The Wire
Michael K. Williams, The Wire
Lance Reddick, The Wire

BEST DRAMA SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Predicted Nominees:
Candice Bergen, Boston Legal
Rose Byrne, Damages
Rachel Griffiths, Brothers and Sisters
Diane Wiest, In Treatment
Chandra Wilson, Grey’s Anatomy

Embarrassing Possibility:
Not really any, but I’ve never seen Burn Notice

Make My Day:
Jane Alexander, Tell Me You Love Me

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
Yujin Kim, Lost
January Jones, Mad Men
Sonja Sohn, The Wire
Mia Wasikowa, In Treatment

BEST COMEDY SUPPORTING ACTOR

Predicted Nominees:
Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother
John Krasinski, The Office
Jeremy Piven, Entourage
Rainn Wilson, The Office
Fred Willard, Back To You

Embarrassing Possibility:
Kevin Dillon, Entourage

Make My Day:
Jack McBrayer, 30 Rock
Tracy Morgan, 30 Rock
Justin Kirk, Weeds

Shoulda Made The Shortlist:
Kevin Nealon, Weeds
Ray Wise, Reaper

BEST COMEDY SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Predicted Nominees:
Kristin Chenoweth, Pushing Daisies
Jenna Fisher, The Office
Elizabeth Perkins, Weeds
Holland Taylor, Two and Half Men
Vanessa Williams, Ugly Betty

Embarrassing Possibility:
Conchata Ferrell, Two and a Half Men.. who I don’t actually mind, but with this competition, neither her or Taylor deserve a spot.

Make My Day:
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Amy Poehler, Saturday Night Live

Should Made The Shortlist:
Dana Delaney, Desperate Housewives
Amy Pietz, Aliens in America

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