2009 Emmy Nominations List Announced!

July 16, 2009 By:
2009 Emmy Nominations List Announced!

The Emmy nominations are in, and this year 30 Rock is leading the pack with 22 nominations! Last year's top drama series, Mad Men, leads its field this year, too, with 16 nominations.

Family Guy is making history this year, as it became the first animated series since The Flintstones (1961) to be nominated as best comedy series.

Grey Gardens, the made for TV movie starring Drew Barrymore picked up an impressive 17 nominations, while Into the Storm, about Winston Churchill snagged up 14 nominations.

Check out the nominations list below:

BEST DRAMA SERIES
'Big Love'
'Damages'
'Dexter'
'House'
'Lost'
'Mad Men'

BEST ACTOR, DRAMA SERIES
Bryan Cranston, 'Breaking Bad'
Michael C. Hall, 'Dexter'
Hugh Laurie, 'House'
Gabriel Byrne, 'In Treatment'
Jon Hamm, 'Mad Men'
Simon Baker, 'The Mentalist'

BEST ACTRESS, DRAMA SERIES
Sally Field, 'Brothers and Sisters'
Kyra Sedgwick, 'The Closer'
Glenn Close, 'Damages'
Mariska Hargitay, 'Law & Order: SVU'
Elisabeth Moss, 'Mad Men'
Holly Hunter, 'Saving Grace'

BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS, DRAMA SERIES
Rose Byrne, 'Damages'
Sandra Oh, 'Grey's Anatomy'
Chandra Wilson, 'Grey's Anatomy'
Dianne Wiest, In Treatment'
Hope Davis, 'In Treatment'
Cherry Jones, '24'

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR, COMEDY SERIES
Kevin Dillon, 'Entourage'
Neil Patrick Harris, 'How I Met Your Mother'
Rainn Wilson, 'The Office'
Tracy Morgan, '30 Rock'
Jack McBrayer, '30 Rock'
Jon Cryer, 'Two And A Half Men'

BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR, DRAMA SERIES
William Shatner, 'Boston Legal'
Christian Clemenson, 'Boston Legal'
Aaron Paul, 'Breaking Bad'
William Hurt, 'Damages'
Michael Emerson, 'Lost'
John Slattery, 'Mad Men'

BEST COMEDY SERIES
Entourage
Family Guy
Flight Of The Conchords
How I Met Your Mother
The Office
30 Rock
Weeds

BEST ACTOR, COMEDY SERIES
Jim Parsons, 'The Big Bang Theory'
Jemaine Clement, 'Flight Of The Conchords'
Tony Shalhoub, 'Monk'
Steve Carell, 'The Office'
Alec Baldwin, '30 Rock'
Charlie Sheen, 'Two And A Half Men'

BEST ACTRESS, COMEDY SERIES
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, 'The New Adventures Of Old Christine'
Christina Applegate, 'Samantha Who?'
Sarah Silverman, 'The Sarah Silverman'
Tina Fey, '30 Rock'
Toni Collette, United States Of Tara'
Mary-Louise Parker, 'Weeds'

Check out the full Emmy Nominations list at www.emmys.com