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Emmy Nominations 2014: 'Breaking Bad,' 'Orange Is The New Black' Among Top Nominees

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At last, it's time to meet the victors of the outstanding 2013-14 television season. Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly announced the Emmy nominations on Thursday morning, live from the Television Academy headquarters in Los Angeles. We're around for all of the big revelations. Below you'll find the list of nominations, which we'll update as the categories are unveiled. Stick around HuffPost TV to see who was snubbed, how the nominees are reacting and what we make of this year's crop. You can start by comparing the list below to the suggestions we made weeks ago for who should make the cut.

COMEDY AWARDS

Outstanding Comedy Series
"The Big Bang Theory"
"Louie"
"Modern Family"
"Orange is the New Black"
"Silicon Valley"
"Veep"

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Lena Dunham, "Girls"
Edie Falco, "Nurse Jackie"
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep"
Melissa McCarthy, "Mike & Molly"
Amy Poehler, "Parks and Recreation"
Taylor Schilling, "Orange is the New Black"

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Louie C.K., "Louie"
Don Cheadle, "House of Lies"
Ricky Gervais, "Derek"
Matt LeBlanc, "Episodes"
William H. Macy, "Shameless"
Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory"

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mayim Bialik, "The Big Bang Theory"
Julie Bowen, "Modern Family"
Anna Chlumsky, "Veep"
Allison Janney, "Mom"
Kate Mulgrew, "Orange is the New Black"
Kate McKinnon, "Saturday Night Live"

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Fred Armisen, "Portlandia"
Andre Braugher, "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"
Ty Burrell, "Modern Family"
Adam Driver, "Girls"
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, "Modern Family"
Tony Hale, "Veep"

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Steve Buscemi, "Portlandia"
Louie C.K., "Saturday Night Live"
Gary Cole, "Veep"
Jimmy Fallon, "Saturday Night Live"
Nathan Lane, "Modern Family"
Bob Newhart, "The Big Bang Theory"

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Uzo Aduba, "Orange is the New Black"
Laverne Cox, "Orange is the New Black"
Joan Cusack, "Shameless"
Tina Fey, "Saturday Night Live"
Natasha Lyonne, "Orange is the New Black"
Melissa McCarthy, "Saturday Night Live"

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
"Episodes" -- "Episode 305" (David Crane)
"Louie" -- "So Did The Fat Lady" (Louie C.K.)
"Orange Is the New Black" -- "I Wasn't Ready" (Jenji Kohan and Liz Friedman)
"Silicon Valley" -- "Optimal Tip-To-Tip Efficiency" (Alec Berg)
"Veep" -- "Special Relationship" (Simon Blackwell, Tony Roche and Armando Iannucci)

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
"Episodes" -- "Episode 309" (Iain B. MacDonald)
"Glee" -- "100" (Paris Barclay)
"Louie" -- "Elevator, Part 6" (Louie C.K.)
"Modern Family" -- "Vegas" (Gail Mancuso)
"Orange Is the New Black" -- "Lesbian Request Denied" (Jodie Foster)
"Silicon Valley" -- Minimum Viable Product" (Mike Judge)

DRAMA AWARDS

Outstanding Drama Series
"Breaking Bad"
"Downton Abbey"
"Game of Thrones"
"House of Cards"
"Mad Men"
"True Detective"

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Lizzy Caplan, "Masters of Sex"
Claire Danes, "Homeland"
Michelle Dockery, "Downton Abbey"
Julianna Margulies, "The Good Wife"
Kerry Washington, "Scandal"
Robin Wright, "House of Cards"

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad"
Jeff Daniels, "The Newsroom"
Jon Hamm, "Mad Men"
Woody Harrelson, "True Detective"
Matthew McConaughey, "True Detective"
Kevin Spacey, "House of Cards"

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Christine Baranski, "The Good Wife"
Joanne Froggatt, "Downton Abbey"
Anna Gunn, "Breaking Bad"
Lena Headey, "Game of Thrones"
Christina Hendricks, "Mad Men"
Maggie Smith, "Downton Abbey"

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jim Carter, "Downton Abbey"
Josh Charles, "The Good Wife"
Peter Dinklage, "Game of Thrones"
Mandy Patinkin, "Homeland"
Aaron Paul, "Breaking Bad"
Jon Voight, "Ray Donovan"

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Dylan Baker, "The Good Wife"
Beau Bridges, "Masters of Sex"
Reg E. Cathey, "House of Cards"
Paul Giamatti, "Downton Abbey"
Robert Morse, "Mad Men"
Joe Morton, "Scandal"

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Kate Burton, "Scandal"
Jane Fonda, "The Newsroom"
Allison Janney, "Masters of Sex"
Kate Mara, "House of Cards"
Margo Martindale, "The Americans"
Diane Rigg, "Game of Thrones"

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
"Breaking Bad" -- "Ozymandias" (Moira Walley-Beckett)
"Breaking Bad" -- Felina" (Vince Gilligan)
"Game of Thrones" -- "The Children" (David Benioff and D.B. Weiss)
"House of Cards" -- "Chapter 14" (Beau Willimon)
"True Detective" -- "The Secret Fate of All Life" (Nic Pizzolatto)

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
"Boardwalk Empire" -- Farewell Daddy Blues" (Tim Van Patten)
"Breaking Bad' -- "Felina" (Vince Gilligan)
"Downton Abbey" -- "Episode 1" (David Evans)
"Game Of Thrones" -- "The Watchers on the Wall" (Neil Marshall)
"House Of Cards" -- "Chapter 14" (Carl Franklin)
"True Detective" -- "Who Goes There" (Cary Joji Fukunaga)

MOVIE/MINISERIES AWARDS

Outstanding Miniseries
"American Horror Story: Coven"
"Bonnie & Clyde"
"Fargo"
"Luther"
"The White Queen"
"Treme"

Outstanding Television Movie
"Killing Kennedy"
"Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight"
"The Normal Heart"
"Sherlock: His Last Vow"
"The Trip to Bountiful"

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Helena Bonham Carter, "Burton and Taylor"
Minnie Driver, "Return to Zero"
Jessica Lange, "American Horror Story: Coven"
Sarah Paulson, "American Horror Story: Coven"
Cicely Tyson, "The Trip to Bountiful"
Kristen Wiig, "The Spoils of Babylon"

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Benedict Cumberbatch, "Sherlock: His Last Vow"
Chiwetel Ejiofior, "Dancing on the Edge"
Idris Elba, "Luther"
Martin Freeman, "Fargo"
Mark Ruffalo, "The Normal Heart"
Billy Bob Thornton, "Fargo"

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Frances Conroy, "American Horror Story: Coven"
Kathy Bates, "American Horror Story: Coven"
Angela Bassett, "American Horror Story: Coven"
Allison Tolman, "Fargo"
Ellen Burstyn, "Flowers in the Attic"
Julia Roberts, "The Normal Heart"

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie
Matt Bomer, "The Normal Heart"
Martin Freeman, "Sherlock: His Last Vow"
Colin Hanks, "Fargo"
Jim Parsons, "The Normal Heart"
Joe Mantello, "The Normal Heart"
Alfred Molina, "The Normal Heart"

Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
"American Horror Story: Coven" -- "Bitchcraft" (Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk)
"Fargo" -- "The Crocodile's Dilemma" (Noah Hawley)
"Luther" (Neil Cross)
"The Normal Heart" (Larry Kramer)
"Sherlock: His Last Vow" (Steven Moffat)
"Treme" -- "...To Miss New Orleans" (Eric Overmyer and David Simon)

Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
"American Horror Story: Coven" -- "Bitchcraft" (Alfonso Gomez-Rejon)
"Fargo" -- "The Crocodile's Dilemma" (Adam Bernstein)
"Fargo" -- "Buridan's Ass" (Colin Bucksey)
"Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight" (Stephen Frears)
"The Normal Heart" (Ryan Murphy)
"Sherlock: His Last Vow" (Nick Hurran)

VARIETY AWARDS

Outstanding Variety Series
"The Colbert Report"
"The Daily Show With Jon Stewart"
"Jimmy Kimmel Live"
"Real Time With Bill Maher"
"Saturday Night Live"
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

Outstanding Variety Special
"AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute To Mel Brooks"
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America"
"Best Of Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Primetime Special"
"Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays"
"The Kennedy Center Honors"
"Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles"

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series
"The Colbert Report"
"The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"
"Inside Amy Schumer"
"Key & Peele"
"Portlandia"
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America"
"Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays"
The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards
"Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles"
67th Annual Tony Awards

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series
"The Colbert Report" -- "Episode 9135" (James Hoskinson)
"The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" -- "Episode 18153" (Chuck O'Neil)
"Portlandia" -- "Getting Away" (Jonathan Krisel)
"Saturday Night Live" -- Jimmy Fallon (Don Roy King)
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" -- Will Smith/U2 (Dave Diomedi)

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America" (Gregg Gelfand)
The Kennedy Center Honors (Louis J. Horvitz)
The Oscars (Hamish Hamilton)
"Six By Sondheim" (James Lapine)
"The Sound Of Music Live!" (Beth McCarthy Miller)

REALITY AWARDS

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program
"The Amazing Race"
"Dancing with the Stars"
"Project Runway"
"So You Think You Can Dance"
"Top Chef"
"The Voice"

Outstanding Structured Reality Program
"Antiques Roadshow"
"Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives"
"MythBusters"
"Shark Tank"
"Undercover Boss"
"Who Do You Think You Are?"

Outstanding Unstructured Reality Program
"Alaska: The Last Frontier"
"Deadliest Catch"
"Flipping Out"
"Million Dollar Listing New York"
"Wahlburgers"
"Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan"

Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program
Betty White, "Betty White's Off Their Rockers"
Tom Bergeron, "Dancing With The Stars"
Jane Lynch, "Hollywood Game Night"
Heidi Klum & Tim Gunn, "Project Runway"
Cat Deeley, "So You Think You Can Dance"
Anthony Bourdain, "The Taste"

Head over to the TV Academy's website to see the full list of nominees.

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this post misidentified the name of the show for which Bob Newhart received a nomination as "Arthur." The article also incorrectly listed several of the shows nominated in the reality competition category among the variety shows.

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