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Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Brad Garrett announced the 58th annual Primetime Emmy award nominations this morning and the big talk is all about how the Desperate Housewives and Lost were left out of the best series nominations. In fact, the only housewife to get a nom was Alfre Woodard. As for those who were Academy favorites this year, 24 got 12 noms, Grey's Anatomy got 11 and Will & Grace received 10. Also kudos to Lisa Kudrow for being nominated for The Comeback. Maybe now HBO will realize that was a show they should have held on to.

The Awards are scheduled to air Aug. 27 on NBC, with Conan O'Brien as host of the Shrine Auditorium ceremony. To see all of the nominees,

Outstanding Drama Series
Grey's Anatomy
House
The Sopranos
24
The West Wing

Outstanding Comedy Series
Arrested Development
Curb Your Enthusiasm
The Office
Scrubs
Two and a Half Men

Outstanding Reality Show (Competition)
The Amazing Race
American Idol
Dancing with the Stars
Project Runway
Survivor

Outstanding Reality Show
Antiques Roadshow
The Dog Whisperer
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List
Penn & Teller: Bullshit

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama
Candice Bergen, Boston Legal
Sandra Oh, Grey's Anatomy
Chandra Wilson, Grey's Anatomy
Blythe Danner, Huff
Jean Smart, 24

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy
Cheryl Hines, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Alfre Woodard, Desperate Housewives
Jaime Pressley, My Name is Earl
Elizabeth Perkins, Weeds
Megan Mullally, Will & Grace

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama
William Shatner, Boston Legal
Oliver Platt, Huff
Michael Imperioli, The Sopranos
Gregory Itzin, 24
Alan Alda, The West Wing

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy
Will Arnett, Arrested Development
Jeremy Piven, Entourage
Bryan Cranston, Malcolm in the Middle
Jon Cryer, Two and a Half Men
Sean Hayes, Will & Grace

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer
Geena Davis, Commander In Chief
Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU
Frances Conroy, Six Feet Under
Allison Janney, The West Wing

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy
Lisa Kudrow, The Comeback
Jane Kaczmarek, Malcolm in the Middle
Julia-Louis Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
Stockard Channing, Out of Practice
Debra Messing, Will & Grace

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama
Christopher Meloni, Law & Order: SVU
Denis Leary, Rescue Me
Peter Krause, Six Feet Under
Kiefer Sutherland, 24
Martin Sheen, The West Wing

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm
Kevin James, The King of Queens
Tony Shalhoub, Monk
Steve Carell, The Office
Charlie Sheen, Two and a Half Men

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OChottie OChottie 10 years
I love everybody on Weeds, Elizabeth Perkins is outstanding, though I think Megan Mullaly will win it. I like two and a half men it's really funny. Arrested development is the greatest imo. Scrubs really deserves some recognition and I feel what hotstuff is saying about Grey's vs. lost but GA is just so very. Sandra Oh has been the shit since Arliss and Chandra Wilson is amazing so that's a tough one. I saw Chandra Wilson in an interview and she was so cool. She had me cracking up. That's all I remember or care about I guess lol
ChanelGirl8 ChanelGirl8 10 years
Yay for Six Feet Under... I miss that show! Peter Krause (Nate on the show) is a cutie... everyone is (and should be) over the Desperate Housewives these days
TruJrzyGirl TruJrzyGirl 10 years
They are playing the best music on NY radion tonight, "Sweet Caroline" .... "GOOD TIMES NEVER SEEM SO GOOOOOOOOOOD" ... Hehehehehehe .... Oh yes, Julia Dreyfus outta hang it up! She was good on Seinfeld, she SUCKS now ... YIK ! Kick to the curb like yesterday's trash babe !
hotstuff hotstuff 10 years
Well guess I won't be watching this year. Lost should have been nominated even more so than GA in my opinion. Am I the only one who notices that GA barely even has any dialogue? There are plenty of scenes that are like 3 sentences long and the format of the show is a patient always dies. I also hate stupid love triangles I could care less if she ends up w/ Dr. dreamy or steamy. DH is a JOKE. I have no clue why people love it so much. Terry Hatcher is annoying as hell ( in real life). UGH they are ALL annoying on DH.
FaeMuse FaeMuse 10 years
Desperate Housewives not nominated! Oh no. Boohoo! Such a shame, let's boycott this rather discriminating awards show. I agree with a lot of the nominations. Good stuff! :D
pink_magnetism pink_magnetism 10 years
I love Gilmore Girls too, even though they take it on and off the air here so I don't get to see it all that much. I love Lost, so I am disappointed it didn't get nominated, but happy Grey's Anatomy did. And the friends fan in me is happy for Lisa.
ethiopian_princess ethiopian_princess 10 years
Outstanding Drama Series Grey's Anatomy or House Outstanding Comedy Series Scrubs Outstanding Reality Show (Competition) Project Runway Outstanding Reality Show Antiques Roadshow Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Chandra Wilson, Grey's Anatomy OR Blythe Danner, Huff Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Megan Mullally, Will & Grace Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Michael Imperioli, The Sopranos Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Sean Hayes, Will & Grace Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer OR Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Debra Messing, Will & Grace Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Christopher Meloni, Law & Order: SVU Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Steve Carell, The Office
malibu-stacey malibu-stacey 10 years
he'd sign up for 70 seasons...! that guy isn't going to work on TV again after lost...
JK-Boogie JK-Boogie 10 years
And as for Lost...yes I am hooked but I am also bored...Hurly was interviewed yesterday on a radio station yesterday in London and he said that he signed up for 7...YES 7 Season....WTF...I will be dammed if I am going to waste 5 more years of my life wondering if they are going to be saved or what those damm numbers mean and why....god I just don't care about this either.
JK-Boogie JK-Boogie 10 years
JennaV...I am glad the desperate dimwits did not get nominated too because the whole prestigous event gets ruined with which one is going to win..WHO CARES???? that show has not been good since season 1 episode 4.
JennyJen2 JennyJen2 10 years
Jamie Prestley should win the comedy spot - Hands down. She so plays that role to a T!
JennyJen2 JennyJen2 10 years
Love hat my Bravo Shows - Project Runway and Kathy Griffin My life on the D list were nominated. These shows are the best. I seriously laugh my butt off at the Kathy Griffin antics - she is so D list (AKA Hollywood White trash) and so makes complete fun of herself about it! If she wins and emmy - she might actually get an upgrade to C or B list! Alos miss Arrested Development - but gla dto see they got a nod - take that FOX! And I am also a HUGE Office and Grey's Anatomy fan.
JennaV JennaV 10 years
heavenly...is your friend as hot as Jim?
malibu-stacey malibu-stacey 10 years
i agree with everyone else -- DH totally lost whatever interesting mystery storyline it had and became just a bad soap opera with unlikeable characters... Lost became, and remains, utterly lost. i think they were more surprised than anyone when the show took off and they hadn't actually written scripts beyond the first 5 episodes... now i could care less what the island mystery is. it's probably one of those lame stephen king giant spider things...
JennaV JennaV 10 years
I think DH is probably the most overrated show on air. I like Felicity Huffman in general, but, I am glad none of those twits were nominated. I would love for Chris Meloni to win as well. Ohhh...the Office and Scrubs were both nominated!!! And Steve CArrell! And I have loved Jean Smart since she was on Designing Women! What a great group of nominees. Six Feet Under was a really good show and I would love someone to win from that cast.
heavenlydivine21 heavenlydivine21 10 years
I only watch: DH THE OFFICE AND sniff sniff ARRESTED D... Hope the office or AD wins!! BEST SHOWS EVER! too bad AD got the boot :( It was a funny show now I got the OFFICE! Too funny I must say I got a desk like PAM and a "friend" just like JIM! I want AD back someone please pick it up and bring it back I want my TOBIAS!!
radarkitty radarkitty 10 years
I am SOOOOO excited for 24, Kiefer and everybody who is involved with the show. Kiefer keeps getting nominated but never wins. Of course this year he is up against Peter Krause from Six Feet Under. He was just as equally awesome in that show even if it is totally different. Can't wait to watch!
ShannonSoCrazy ShannonSoCrazy 10 years
Hey, I love GG too! I heard a lot that Lauren Graham was expected to get a nomination, so I'm really surprised she didin't. The 6th season wasn't the greatest, but she still brought her A-Game. Especially in that scene where Paul Anka was sick, and sleeping on Rory's bed... Lorelai was crying and saying she's a horrible mother... so heart breaking! Same with the scene at Lane's wedding party when she got up on stage and gave the most uncomfortable speech ever. I wish Luke wasn't such an ass... but I still don't forgive her for sleeping with Christopher lol.
dancerintheWomb dancerintheWomb 10 years
I'm a Gilmore Girls fan too!Amazing show-I can't say the same about desperate housewives! I'm also a Gillian Anderson fan and I'm so excited that she got nominated for the Bleak House,she's an amazing actress and her performance in the series is outstanding!
RebeccaMarie RebeccaMarie 10 years
Ah, KimmiAnn, another GG fan!(There aren't that many of us, so we have to stick together!) I looove the show and Lauren Graham, but I'm so angry about season 6. It was just very ... unsatisfying. But anyway, Lauren's Emmy nomination is waaay past due. I'm so mad that The King of Queens and Two and a Half men get nominations, but none for Lauren or Gilmore Girls. Gah. Injustice.
KimmiAnn KimmiAnn 10 years
OMG Rebecca! That's JUST what I was gonna say! Gilmore Girls is an incredible show and deserves some freakin' credit! Who gives a shit that it's on WB? UGH! Their dialog is sooo complicated and fast! The quick wit and incredible acting is just completely dissed every year and I'm sick of it! GOOOOOOO GILMORE GIRLS!!!!!!!!
RebeccaMarie RebeccaMarie 10 years
Goddamn. Where's my Lauren Graham? I am glad about LK, and the lack of Housewives though.
ShannonSoCrazy ShannonSoCrazy 10 years
I hope next year Wentworth Miller at least gets a nomination. He's great on Prison Break... and I'm not just saying that because he's my TV Boyfriend. Same with Kristen Bell. Week after week she gave amazing performances on VM.
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 10 years
I agree that DH went downhill in its last season...and Lost got too freacking slow!
Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt Shiloh-Jolie-Pitt 10 years
I so would love to see Chris Meloni get an Emmy for his role on SVU!
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