Sometimes, the supporting cast can be the true stars.
Eric Stonestreet and David Strathairn look to be the favorites in this crucial category -- they've already picked up Emmys for their roles in 'Modern Family' and 'Temple Grandin,' respectively.
This time series, mini-series, and television movies compete in the same category. Who will gain the upper hand? The list is rounded out by Scott Caan of 'Hawaii Five-O', Chris Colfer of 'Glee', and Chris Noth of 'The Good Wife'.