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61st Annual Primetime Emmy Nominations

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Jul 16, 2009 | 4:22am EDT

The nominations for the 61st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards are in. The ceremony will air Sunday, Sept. 20, at 8/7c on CBS.

Best Drama Series: 

Big Love 

Breaking Bad 

Damages 

Dexter 

House 

Lost 

Mad Men

Best Comedy Series: 

Entourage 

Family Guy 

Flight of the Conchords 

How I Met Your Mother 

The Office 

30 Rock 

Weeds

Best Lead Actor in a Drama:

Bryan CranstonBreaking Bad 

Michael C. Hall, Dexter

Hugh Laurie, House 

Gabriel ByrneIn Treatment 

Jon Hamm, Mad Men 

Simon BakerThe Mentalist 

Best Lead Actor in a Comedy:

Jemaine Clement, Flight of the Conchords 

Tony ShalhoubMonk 

Steve Carell, The Office 

Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock 

Charlie SheenTwo and a Half Men 

Jim ParsonsThe Big Bang Theory 

Best Lead Actress in a Drama:

Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU

Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer

Glenn Close, Damages

Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men

Sally Field, Brothers and Sisters

Holly Hunter, Saving Grace

Best Lead Actress in a Comedy:

Julia Louis-DreyfusThe New Adventures of Old Christine 

Christina ApplegateSamantha Who? 

Sarah SilvermanThe Sarah Silverman Program 

Tina Fey, 30 Rock 

Toni ColletteThe United States of Tara 

Mary-Louise Parker, Weeds

Made-for-TV Movie:

Grey Gardens

Into the Storm

Prayers for Bobby

Taking Chance

Coco Chanel

Reality-Competition Program: 

The Amazing Race 

American Idol 

Dancing with the Stars 

Project Runway

Top Chef

Click here to see the full list of nominees!

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