07/10/2014 09:07 EDT

Emmy Nominations 2014: Complete List Of Nominees

It's almost the time of year when we celebrate the best and brightest of the 2013-14 television season.

Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly announced the Emmy nominations on Thursday morning, live from the Television Academy headquarters in Los Angeles. The Emmys award ceremony takes place on Monday, August 25 at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.

Here is the complete list of 2014 Emmy nominees:


Outstanding Comedy Series

"The Big Bang Theory"


"Modern Family"

"Orange is the New Black"

"Silicon Valley"


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Lena Dunham, “Girls”

Edie Falco, “Nurse Jackie”

Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation”

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”

Melissa McCarthy, “Mike & Molly”

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Julie Bowen, "Modern Family"

Allison Janney, "Mom"

Kate Mulgrew, "Orange is the New Black"

Kate McKinnon, "Saturday Night Live"

Mayim Bialik, "The Big Bang Theory"

Anna Chlumsky, "Veep"

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Louis C.K., "Louie"

Don Cheadle, "House of Lies"

Ricky Gervais, "Derek"

Matt LeBlanc, "Episodes"

William H. Macy, "Shameless"

Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory"

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Andre Braugher, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"

Adam Driver, "Girls"

Ty Burrell, "Modern Family"

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, "Modern Family"

Fred Armisen, "Portlandia"

Tony Hale, "Veep"

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

Nathan Lane, "Modern Family"

Steve Buscemi, "Portlandia"

Jimmy Fallon, "Saturday Night Live"

Louis C.K., "Saturday Night Live"

Bob Newhart, "Arthur"

Gary Cole, "Veep"

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Uzo Aduba, "Orange is the New Black"

Laverne Cox, "Orange is the New Black"

Natasha Lyonne, "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)

"Louise" -- "So Did The Fat Lady" (Louis C.K.)

"Orange Is the New Black" -- "I Wasn't Ready" (Jenji Kohan and Liz Friedman)

"Silicon Valley" -- "Optimal Tip-To-Tip Efficiency" (Alec Berg)

"Veep" -- "Special Relationship" (Simon Blackwell, Tony Roche and Armando Iannucci)

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series

"Episodes" -- "Episode 309" (Iain B. MacDonald)

"Glee" -- "100" (Paris Barclay)

"Louis" -- "Elevator, Part 6" (Louis C.K.)

"Modern Family" -- "Vegas" (Gail Mancuso)

"Orange Is the New Black" -- "Lesbian Request Denied" (Jodie Foster)

"Silicon Valley" -- Minimum Viable Product" (Mike Judge)


Outstanding Drama Series

"Breaking Bad"

"Downton Abbey"

"Game of Thrones"

"House of Cards"

"True Detective"

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Lizzie Caplan, "Masters of Sex"

Claire Danes, "Homeland"

Michelle Dockery, "Downton Abbey"

Julianna Margulies, "The Good Wife"

Kerry Washington, "Scandal"

Robin Wright, "House of Cards"

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

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"

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Anna Gunn, "Breaking Bad"

Maggie Smith, "Downton Abbey"

Joanne Froggatt, "Downton Abbey"

Lena Headey, "Game of Thrones"

Christine Baranski, "The Good Wife"

Christina Hendricks, "Mad Men"

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jim Carter, "Downton Abbey"

Josh Charles, "The Good Wife"

Peter Dinklage, "Game of Thrones"

Mandy Patinkin, "Homeland"

Aaron Paul, "Breaking Bad"

Jon Voight, "Ray Donovan"

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series

Dylan Baker, "The Good Wife"

Reg E. Cathey, "House of Cards"

Paul Giamatti, "Downton Abbey"

Robert Morse, "Mad Men"

Beau Bridges, "Masters of Sex"

Joe Morton, "Scandal"

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Kate Burton, "Scandal"

Jane Fonda, "The Newsroom"

Allison Janney, "Masters of Sex"

Kate Mara, "House of Cards"

Margo Martindale, "The Americans"

Diane Rigg, "Game of Thrones"

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 Life" (Nic Pizzolatto)

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

"Boardwalk Empire" -- Farewell Daddy Blues" (Tim Van Patten)

"Breaking Bad' -- "Felina" (Vince Gilligan)

"Downton Abbey" -- "Episode 1" (David Evans)

"Game Of Thrones" -- "The Watchers on the Wall" (Neil Marshall)

"House Of Cards" -- "Chapter 14" (Carl Franklin)

"True Detective" -- "Who Goes There" (Cary Joji Fukunaga)


Outstanding Miniseries

“American Horror Story: Coven”


“The White Queen”

“Bonnie and Clyde”


Outstanding Movie

“The Normal Heart”

“The Trip to Bountiful”

“Killing Kennedy"

“Sherlock: His Last Vow"

"Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight”

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie

Cicely Tyson, “The Trip to Bountiful” (Lifetime)

Jessica Lange, “American Horror Story: Coven”

Sarah Paulson, “American Horror Story: Coven”

Kristen Wiig, “Spoils of Babylon”

Helena Bonham Carter, “Burton and Taylor"

Minnie Driver, “Return to Zero"

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie

Chiwetel Ejiofor, “Dancing on the Edge”

Mark Ruffalo, “The Normal Heart”

Billy Bob Thornton, “Fargo”

Benedict Cumberbatch, “Sherlock: His Last Vow"

Idris Elba, “Luther”


Outstanding Variety Series

"The Colbert Report"

"The Daily Show"

"Jimmy Kimmel Live"

"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

"Real Time with Bill Maher"

"Saturday Night Live"


Outstanding Reality-Competition Program

"The Amazing Race"

"Dancing With The Stars"

"Project Runway"

"So You Think You Can Dance"

"Top Chef"

"The Voice"

Outstanding Structured Reality Program

"Antiques Roadshow"

"Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives"


"Shark Tank"

"Undercover Boss"

"Who Do You Think You Are?"

Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program

"Alaska: The Last Frontier"

"Deadliest Catch"

"Flipping Out"

"Million Dollar Listing New York"


"Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan"

Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program

Betty White, "Betty White's Off Their Rockers"

Tom Bergeron, "Dancing With The Stars"

Jane Lynch, "Hollywood Game Night"

Heidi Klum & Tim Gunn, "Project Runway"

Cat Deeley, "So You Think You Can Dance"

Anthony Bourdain, "The Taste"

Head over to the TV Academy's website to see the full list of nominees.

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