Neil Patrick Harris and Aaron Paul kicked off the Emmy Awards this morning by reading the nominees live at 5:30 a.m. as is the custom in the awards show circuit.
Fan favorites like “Downton Abbey” and “Homeland” of course got nods, but Netflix originals mixed things up a bit with shows like “Arrested Development” and “House of Cards” getting nominations as well.
So which TV series might be going home with the Oscars of television this September?
2013 Emmy Awards - selected nominees list:
Outstanding Drama Series
'Game of Thrones'
'House of Cards'
Outstanding Comedy Series
'The Big Bang Theory'
Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
'American Horror Story: Asylum'
'Behind the Candelabra'
'Top of the Lake'
Outstanding Reality Competition Series
'The Amazing Race'
'Dancing With the Stars'
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Hugh Bonneville, 'Downton Abbey'
Bryan Cranston, 'Breaking Bad'
Jeff Daniels, 'The Newsroom'
Jon Hamm, 'Mad Men'
Damian Lewis, 'Homeland'
Kevin Spacey, 'House of Cards'
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Connie Britton, 'Nashville'
Claire Danes, 'Homeland'
Michelle Dockery, 'Downton Abbey'
Vera Farmiga, 'Bates Motel'
Elisabeth Moss, 'Mad Men'
Kerry Washington, 'Scandal'
Robin Wright, 'House of Cards'
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin, '30 Rock'
Jason Bateman, 'Arrested Development'
Louis C.K., 'Louie'
Don Cheadle, 'House of Lies'
Matt LeBlanc, 'Episodes'
Jim Parsons, 'The Big Bang Theory'
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Laura Dern, 'Enlightened'
Lena Dunham, 'Girls'
Edie Falco, 'Nurse Jackie'
Tina Fey, '30 Rock'
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, 'Veep'
Amy Poehler, 'Parks and Recreation'
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Bobby Cannavale, 'Boardwalk Empire'
Jonathan Banks, 'Breaking Bad'
Peter Dinklage, 'Game of Thrones'
Mandy Patinkin, 'Homeland'
Aaron Paul, 'Breaking Bad'
Jim Carter, 'Downton Abbey'
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Christine Baranski, 'The Good Wife'
Anna Gunn, 'Breaking Bad'
Christina Hendricks, 'Mad Men'
Maggie Smith, 'Downton Abbey'
Morena Baccarin, 'Homeland'
Emilia Clarke, 'Game of Thrones'
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell, 'Modern Family'
Adam Driver, 'Girls'
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, 'Modern Family'
Bill Hader, 'Saturday Night Live'
Ed O'Neill, 'Modern Family'
Tony Hale, 'Veep'
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mayim Bialik, 'The Big Bang Theory'
Julie Bowen, 'Modern Family'
Anna Chlumsky, 'Veep'
Jane Krakowski, '30 Rock'
Sofia Vergara, 'Modern Family'
Merritt Wever, 'Nurse Jackie'
Jane Lynch, 'Glee'
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie
Benedict Cumberbatch, 'Parade's End'
Matt Damon, 'Behind the Candelabra'
Michael Douglas, 'Behind the Candelabra'
Toby Jones, 'The Girl'
Al Pacino, 'Phil Spector'
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Jessica Lange, 'American Horror Story: Asylum'
Laura Linney, 'The Big C Hereafter'
Helen Mirren, 'Phil Spector'
Elisabeth Moss, 'Top of the Lake'
Sigourney Weaver, 'Political Animals'
Outstanding Reality Host
Tom Bergeron, 'Dancing With the Stars'
Cat Deeley, 'So You Think You Can Dance'
Heidi Klum/Tim Gunn, 'Project Runway'
Ryan Seacrest, 'American Idol'
Betty White, 'Betty White's Off Their Rockers'
Anthony Bourdain, 'The Taste'