Emmy Awards announces nominees for 2013 edition

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Emmy Awards announces nominees for 2013 edition

'Game of thrones' leads in 16 categories; Brazilian is on the race for the 1st time. 

The TV Awards will be taken place on September 22 in the U.S.

 Actors Aaron Paul (left.) And Neil Patrick Harris (right). During the announcement of the nominees of the 2013 Emmy on Thursday (18) (Photo: 'Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images / AFP)

Actors Aaron Paul (left.) And Neil Patrick Harris (right).
during the announcement of nominees for the Emmy 
in 2013 on Thursday (18).

The nominees for the 2013 Emmy Awards were revealed on the morning of Thursday (18) in an event broadcast live on the internet, presented by actors Aaron Paul of "Breaking Bad" and Neil Patrick Harris, who is also the master of ceremony . The 65th edition of the award focused on the productions of American television, will take place on September 22 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, United States.

The series "Game of thrones" and the miniseries "American Horror Story" lead the awards, competing on 16 and 17 categories, respectively. "Breaking bad" appears then between drama series nominated in 13 categories.

Exclusive production of Netflix (for streaming content service via internet),"House of Cards" became the first number online to receive an indication award for best series, played between nine categories. According to AFP, this type of program already is eligible for seven years. "Arrested Development", whose fourth season is Netflix, appears best actor in comedy series, with Jason Bateman, and in two technical categories.

"Downton Abbey" and "Mad Men" has 12 nominations, while "Homeland" appears 11.According to the website IMDb, Brazilian Morena Baccarin competes first Emmy as best supporting actress for "Homeland." On his Twitter this morning, she thanked the alert."Congratulations to all the nominees!"

"30 Rock," which said goodbye to viewers in January after seven seasons, leading the comedy series, with 13 nominations. "Modern Family" comes next, with 12. "Behind the candelabra" TV movie with Matt Damon and Michael Douglas competes in 15 categories, as well as "Saturday Night Live."

Scene 'Mhysa' last episode of the third season of Game of Thrones (Reuters)
Scene 'Mhysa' last episode of the third season of Game of Thrones.

"House of cards" is nominated for the award for best drama series at the "Breaking bad", "Game of thrones", "Mad Men," "Downton Abbey" and "Homeland", while "The Big Bang Theory," " 30 Rock, "" Louie, "" Modern family "," Veep "and" Girls "are indicated in the comedy category. Candidates for the prize for best drama actor is Kevin Spacey, Hugh Bonneville, Jon Hamm, Damian Lewis, Bryan Cranston and Jeff Daniels.

Already indicated to the best actress award in the same category are Michelle Dockery, Elizabeth Moss, Claire Danes, Vera Farmiga, Kerry Washington, Robin Wright and Connie Britton. In the comedy category, the nominees are actors Alec Baldwin, Jason Bateman, Louis CK, Don Cheadle, Matt Leblanc and Jim Parsons.

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright in the first season of 'House of Cards' (Reuters / Netflix)

Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright in season 1 of  'House of Cards'.

In this same category, actresses displayed are Laura Dern, Lena Dunham, Edie Falco, Tina Fey, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Amy Poehler. The Colombian Sofia Vergara hits his fourth consecutive nomination as best supporting actress in a comedy for her character Gloria Delgado on "Modern Family."

Thats gonna be a very nice and important awards to see and it have a lot of TV series, Actresses and Actors renowed and some not so knwoledge by the public but it will be remarkable because of the first time a Web series is nominate and a Brazillian actress too, so its a must to see on the television (cable TV).

Please leave coments for what series will win the award, what actor or actress will win in these 2013 edition and if you can please post these Blog link to your friends and contacts to know more about the 2013 Emmy awards.

Personaly Im on the cheers for the Brazilian nominee Brazilian Morena Baccarin, Good luck for her for "Homeland".

Below are the main nominees for the 2013 Emmy (the full list, with the technical categories, can be seen on the official website).

See the List:

Best actor in a drama series

Kevin Spacey ("House of cards") 
Hugh Bonneville ("Downton Abbey") 
Jon Hamm ("Mad Men") 
Damian Lewis ("Homeland") 
Bryan Cranston ("Breaking bad") 
Jeff Daniels ("The Newsroom ")

Best Actress in a Drama Series

Michelle Dockery ("Downton Abbey") 
Elizabeth Moss ("Mad Men") 
Claire Danes ("Homeland") 
Vera Farmiga ("Bates Motel") 
Kerry Washington ("Scandal") 
Robin Wright ("House of cards ") 
Connie Britton ("Nashville")

Best supporting actress in a drama series

Emilia Clarke ("Game of thrones") 
Anna Gunn ("Breaking bad") 
Maggie Smith ("Downton Abbey") 
Morena Baccarin ("Homeland") 
Christina Hendricks ("Mad Men") 
Christine Baranski (" The good wife ")

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Aaron Paul ("Breaking bad") 
Bobby Cannavale ("Boardwalk Empire") 
Jim Carter ("Downton Abbey") 
Peter Dinklage ("Game of thrones") 
Jonathan Banks ("Breaking bad") 
Mandy Patinkin ( "Homeland") Best comedy series "Louie" "Girls" "30 Rock" "Veep" "Modern family" "The Big Bang Theory"

Best drama series

"Breaking bad" 
"Game of thrones" 
"Mad Men" 
"Downton Abbey" 
"House of cards"

Best actor in a comedy series

Alec Baldwin ("30 Rock") 
Jason Bateman ("Arrested Development") 
Louis CK ("Louie") 
Don Cheadle ("House of Lies") 
Matt LeBlanc ("Episodes") 
Jim Parsons ("The big bang theory ")

Best Actress in a Comedy Series

Laura Dern ("Enlightened") 
Lena Dunham ("Girls") 
Edie Falco ("Nurse Jackie") 
Tina Fey ("30 Rock") 
Julia Louis-Dreyfus ("Veep") 
Amy Poehler ("Parks and Recreation ")

Best supporting actress in comedy series

Mayim Bialik ("The Big Bang Theory") 
Merritt Wever ("Nurse Jackie") 
Julie Bowen ("Modern family") 
Sofia Vergara ("Modern family") 
Jane Krakowski ("30 Rock") 
Jane Lynch ("Glee") 
Anna Chlumsky ("Veep")

Best supporting actor in comedy series

Ed O'Neill ("Modern family") 
Jesse Tyler Ferguson ("Modern family") 
Ty Burrell ("Modern family") 
Eric Stonestreet ("Modern family") 
Bill Hader ("Saturday Night Live" ) 
Max Greenfield ("New Girl")

Best miniseries or movie

"American Horror Story" 
"Behind the candelabra" 
"The Bible" 
"Phil Spector" 
"Political animals" 
"Top of the Lake"

Best actor in a miniseries or movie

Benedict Cumberbatch ("Parade's End") 
Matt Damon ("Behind the candelabra") 
Michael Douglas ("Behind the candelabra") 
Toby Jones ("The girl") 
Al Pacino ("Phil Spector")

Best actress in a miniseries or movie

Jessica Lange ("American Horror Story") 
Laura Linney ("The Big C") 
Helen Mirren ("Phil Spector") 
Elizabeth Moss ("Top of the Lake") 
Sigourney Weaver ("Political animals")

Best supporting actor in a miniseries or movie

James Cromwell ("American Horror Story") 
Zachary Quinto ("American Horror Story") 
Scott Bakula ("Behind the candelabra") 
John Benjamin Hickey ("The Big C") 
Peter Mullan ("Top of the lake ")

Best supporting actress in a miniseries or movie

Sarah Paulson ("American Horror Story") 
Imelda Staunton ("The girl") 
Ellen Burstyn ("Political animals") 
Charlotte Rampling ("Restless") 
Alfre Woodard ("Steel Magnolias") 

Best reality show competition 

"The amazing race""Dancing With the Stars" "Project Runaway" "So you think you can dance" "Top Chef" "The Voice"

Best variety series

"The Colbert report" 
"The daily show" 
"Jimmy Kimmel Live" 
"Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" 
"Real time with Bill Maher" 
"Saturday Night Live".

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