It's a very darling sort of year for the Emmys with critical/Internet/real people favs like Girls, Breaking Bad, Homeland, Downton Abbey, Game of Thrones, Parks and Recreation and 30 Rock popping up in multiple categories. Mad Men and American Horror Story lead with 17 nominations. Somewhat weirdly, American Horror Story qualifies for the miniseries categories because, as Vulture explained earlier this year, "the miniseries distinction is reserved for programming that has a story line that gets resolved in a single season.
It begins! The first 2011 Emmy nominations are coming in: Best drama series: Boardwalk Empire, Dexter, Game of Thrones, The Good Wife, Mad Men. Best comedy series: Modern Family, 30 Rock, Glee, The Office, Big Bang Theory, Parks and... Read Post
Breaking Bad won the Emmy Award for Best Drama Series, beating out Downton Abbey, Homeland, Game of Thrones, House of Cards Read Post