Glenn Close, Sally Field to battle it out for TV EmmyJuly 18th, 2008 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 18 (ANI): Glenn Close will be battling it out with Sally Field, Holly Hunter and Kyra Sedgwick to land the Best Actress In A Drama Series Award at this year’’s TV Emmy Awards.
The nomination list was announced recently, and vying for the award for the Best actor in a drama series are: James Spader, Bryan Cranston, Michael C. Hall, Hugh Laurie, Gabriel Byrne, Jon Hamm, reports Contactmusic.
This year’’s Emmys will be held on September 21st.
The list of nominations are:
Outstanding Drama Series
Boston Legal Damages Dexter House Lost Mad Men
Outstanding Comedy Series
Curb Your Enthusiasm Entourage The Office 30 Rock Two And A Half Men
The Andromeda Strain Cranford (Masterpiece Theatre) John Adams Tin Man
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series
Monk - Tony Shalhoub as Adrian Monk The Office - Steve Carell as Michael Scott Pushing Daisies - Lee Pace as Ned 30 Rock - Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy Two And A Half Men - Charlie Sheen as Charlie Harper
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series
Boston Legal - James Spader as Alan Shore Breaking Bad - Bryan Cranston as Walt White Dexter - Michael C. Hall as Dexter Morgan House - Hugh Laurie as Dr. Gregory House In Treatment - Gabriel Byrne as Paul Mad Men - Jon Hamm as Don Draper
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie
Bernard And Doris - Ralph Fiennes as Bernard Lafferty Extras: The Extra Special Series Finale - Ricky Gervais as Andy Millman John Adams - Paul Giamatti as John Adams Recount - Kevin Spacey as Ron Klain Recount - Tom Wilkinson as James Baker
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series
The New Adventures Of Old Christine - Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Christine Campbell Samantha Who? - Christina Applegate as Samantha Newly 30 Rock - Tina Fey as Liz Lemon Ugly Betty - America Ferrera as Betty Suarez Weeds - Mary-Louise Parker as Nancy Botwin
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series
Brothers & Sisters - Sally Field as Nora Holden-Walker The Closer - Kyra Sedgwick as Deputy Chief Brenda Johnson Damages - Glenn Close as Patty Hewes Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Mariska Hargitay as Olivia Benson Saving Grace - Holly Hunter as Grace Hanadarko
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie
An American Crime - Catherine Keener as Gertrude Baniszewski Bernard And Doris - Susan Sarandon as Doris Duke Cranford (Masterpiece Theatre) - Dame Judi Dench as Miss Matty Jenkyns John Adams - Laura Linney as Abigail Adams A Raisin In The Sun - Phylicia Rashad as Lena Younger (ANI)
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