EMMYS: AMERICAN HORROR STORY & MAD MEN Clean Up With 17 Nominations Each

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There wasn’t EMMY love (retroactive, or otherwise) for Sons Of Anarchy or Fringe this year but American Horror Story and Mad Men ran amock, scooping 17 nominations EACH. Here’s the Serialized TV breakdown:

OUSTANDING DRAMA SERIES

  • Boardwalk Empire, HBO
  • Breaking Bad, AMC
  • Mad Men, AMC
  • Homeland, SHOWTIME
  • Game Of Thrones, HBO
  • DOWNTON ABBEY, PBS

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson (Mad Men)
  • Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison (Homeland)
  • Glenn Close as Patty Hewes (Damages)
  • Kathy Bates, (Harry’s Law)
  • Julianna Margulies, (The Good Wife)
  • Michelle Dockery, (Downton Abbey)

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Steve Buscemi as Nucky Thompson (Boardwalk Empire)
  • Michael C. Hall as Dexter Morgan (Dexter)
  • Bryan Cranston as Walter White (Breaking Bad)
  • Jon Hamm as Don Draper (Mad Men)
  • Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody (Homeland)
  • Hugh Bonneville (Downton Abbey)

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Anna Gunn as Skyler White (Breaking Bad)
  • Christina Hendricks as Joan Holloway Harris (Mad Men)
  • Archie Panjabi (The Good Wife)
  • Maggie Smith (Downton Abbey)
  • Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey)
  • Christine Baranski(The Good Wife)

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman (Breaking Bad)
  • Giancarlo Esposito as Gustavo ‘Gus’ Fring (Breaking Bad)
  • Jared Harris as Lane Pryce (Mad Men)
  • Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister (Game Of Thrones)
  • Brendan Coyle (Downton Abbey)
  • Jim Carter (Downton Abbey)

Nominations per Seriable (courtesy Deadline)

Missing

  1. OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)
  2. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE

Once Upon A Time

  1. OUTSTANDING COSTUMES FOR A SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS
  3. OUTSTANDING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP FOR A SERIES, MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL

The River

  1. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL

Breaking Bad

  1. OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  3. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
  4. OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  5. OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  6. OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  7. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  8. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  9. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  10. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  11. OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
  12. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A SERIES
  13. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (ONE HOUR)

Hell On Wheels

  1. OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MAIN TITLE THEME MUSIC

Mad Men

  1. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  3. OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  4. OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  5. OUTSTANDING HAIRSTYLING FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  6. OUTSTANDING MAKEUP FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES (NON-PROSTHETIC)
  7. OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  8. OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  9. OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  10. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  11. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  12. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  13. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  14. OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
  15. OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  16. OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  17. OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES

The Walking Dead

  1. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS
  2. OUTSTANDING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP FOR A SERIES, MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  3. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A SERIES

Person Of Interest

  1. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (ONE HOUR)

Damages

  1. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

Touch

  1. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
  2. OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MAIN TITLE THEME MUSIC

American Horror Story

  1. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
  2. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
  3. OUTSTANDING COSTUMES FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  4. OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  5. OUTSTANDING HAIRSTYLING FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  6. OUTSTANDING MAKEUP FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE (NON-PROSTHETIC)
  7. OUTSTANDING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP FOR A SERIES, MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  8. OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  9. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  10. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  11. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  12. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  13. OUTSTANDING MINISERIES OR MOVIE
  14. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  15. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  16. OUTSTANDING STUNT COORDINATION
  17. OUTSTANDING MAIN TITLE DESIGN

Justified

  1. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

Boardwalk Empire

  1. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING COSTUMES FOR A SERIES
  3. OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  4. OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  5. OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  6. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS IN A SUPPORTING ROLE
  7. OUTSTANDING HAIRSTYLING FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  8. OUTSTANDING MAKEUP FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES (NON-PROSTHETIC)
  9. OUTSTANDING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP FOR A SERIES, MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  10. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  11. OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
  12. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A SERIES

Game Of Thrones

  1. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING COSTUMES FOR A SERIES
  3. OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  4. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS
  5. OUTSTANDING HAIRSTYLING FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
  6. OUTSTANDING MAKEUP FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES (NON-PROSTHETIC)
  7. OUTSTANDING PROSTHETIC MAKEUP FOR A SERIES, MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  8. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  9. OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
  10. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A SERIES
  11. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (ONE HOUR)

Game Of Thrones Season Two – Enhanced Digital Experience

  1. OUTSTANDING CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA – ENHANCEMENT TO A TELEVISION PROGRAM OR SERIES

Grimm

  1. OUTSTANDING STUNT COORDINATION

Sherlock: A Scandal In Belgravia (Masterpiece)

  1. OUTSTANDING ART DIRECTION FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
  2. OUTSTANDING COSTUMES FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  3. OUTSTANDING CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
  4. OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  5. OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
  6. OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)
  7. OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  8. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  9. OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  10. OUTSTANDING MINISERIES OR MOVIE
  11. OUTSTANDING SOUND EDITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL
  12. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  13. OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL

Dexter

  1. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

Homeland

  1. OUTSTANDING CASTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  2. OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  3. OUTSTANDING ORIGINAL MAIN TITLE THEME MUSIC
  4. OUTSTANDING SINGLE-CAMERA PICTURE EDITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  5. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  6. OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  7. OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
  8. OUTSTANDING SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (ONE HOUR)
  9. OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES

Falling Skies

  1. OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS

Who are your picks? Who got shafted?

You can check out the full list of Emmy nominations over at Emmys.com.

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