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My 2016 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Drama Series

The Affair

The Americans

Game of Thrones

House of Cards

The Leftovers

Marvel’s Jessica Jones

Mr. Robot

 

Outstanding Comedy Series  

Broad City

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Master of None

Review

Silicon Valley

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Veep

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Aziz Ansari: Master of None

Bruce Campbell: Ash vs Evil Dead 

Andrew Daly: Review

Will Forte: The Last Man on Earth

Rob Lowe: The Grinder

Thomas Middleitch: Silicon Valley

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Rachel Bloom: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Ilana Glazer: Broad City

Abbi Jacobson: Broad City

Ellie Kemper: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Veep

Wendi McLendon-Covey: The Goldbergs

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Kyle Chandler: Bloodline

Rami Malek: Mr. Robot

Bob Odenkrik: Better Call Saul

Matthew Rhys: The Americans

Kevin Spacey: House of Cards

Justin Theroux: The Leftovers

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Caitriona Balfe: Outlander

Carrie Coon: The Leftovers

Vera Farmiga: Bates Motel

Tatiana Maslany: Orphan Black

Krysten Ritter: Marvel’s Jessica Jones

Keri Russell: The Americans

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Andrea Braugher: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Titus Burgess: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Troy Gentile: The Goldbergs

Glenn Howerton: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Joe Lo Truglio: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

T.J. Miller: Silicon Valley

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Mayim Bialik: The Big Bang Theory

Donna Lynne Champlin: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Allison Janney: Mom

Jane Krakowski: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Kate McKinnon: Saturday Night Live

Noël Wells: Master of None

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Alan Alda: Horace and Pete

Jonathan Banks: Better Call Saul  

Christopher Eccleston: The Leftovers

Kit Harington: Game of Thrones  

Christian Slater: Mr. Robot

David Tennant: Marvel’s Jessica Jones

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Emilia Clarke: Game of Thrones

Lena Heady: Game of Thrones

Rhea Seehorn: Better Call Saul

Maura Tierney: The Affair

Maisie Williams: Game of Thrones

Alison Wright: The Americans

 

Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory: The Opening Night Excitation

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: Josh Just Happens to Live Here!

Master of None: Parents 

Review: Falsely Accused; Sleep With Your Teacher; Little Person

Scream Queens: Pilot

Veep: Kissing Your Sister  

 

Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series

Broad City: Burning Bridges

Love: The Date

Review: Buried Alive; 6 Star Review; Public Speaking

Silicon Valley: The Uptick

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Finds Her Mom!

Veep: Mother

 

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series

Bates Motel: Forever

Downton Abbey: Part Nine  

Game of Thrones: Battle of the Bastards 

House of Cards: Chapter 49

The Leftovers: I Live Here Now  

Mr. Robot: eps1.8_m1rr0r1ng.qt

 

Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series

The Affair: 212

Game of Thrones: Battle of the Bastards

Horace and Pete: Episode 103 

The Leftovers: International Assassin

Mr. Robot: eps1.0_hellofriend.mov

UnREAL: Return 

 

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

Larry David: Saturday Night Live

William Fichtner: Mom

Jeff Goldblum: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Jason Mantzoukas: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Bob Newhart: The Big Bang Theory

Jason Sudeikis: The Last Man on Earth

 

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Anna Camp: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Claire Danes: Master of None

Tovah Feldshuh: Crazy Ex-Girlfriend  

Tina Fey & Amy Poehler: Saturday Night Live

Tina Fey: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Lisa Kudrow: Unbreakble Kimmy Schmidt

 

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series

Richard Armitage: Hannibal

Reg E. Cathey: House of Cards

Josh Charles: The Good Wife  

Michael J. Fox: The Good Wife

Vincent D'Onofrio: Marvel’s Daredevil

Max von Sydow: Game of Thrones

 

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Ellen Burstyn: House of Cards

Rosario Dawson: Marvel’s Daredevil  

Allison Janney: Masters of Sex

Laurie Metcalf: Horace and Pete

Carrie Preston: The Good Wife

Sarah Silverman: Masters of Sex

 

Outstanding Limited Series

American Crime

11.22.63

Fargo

The Night Manager

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Show Me a Hero

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Bryan Cranston: All the Way

Benedict Cumberbatch: Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

Cuba Gooding Jr.: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Tom Hiddleston: The Night Manager

Oscar Isaac: Show Me a Hero

Courtney B. Vance: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Kirsten Dunst: Fargo

Felicity Huffman: American Crime

Rachel McAdams: True Detective

Sarah Paulson: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Lili Taylor: American Crime

Kerry Washington: Confirmation

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Sterling K. Brown: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Connor Jessup: American Crime

Nathan Lane: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Hugh Laurie: The Night Manager

David Schwimmer: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

John Travolta: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Connie Britton: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Olivia Colman: The Night Manager

Catherine Keener: Show Me A Hero

Regina King: American Crime

Cristin Milioti: Fargo

Jean Smart: Fargo

 

Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series or Movie

All the Way

11.22.63: The Rabbit Hole

Fargo: Loplop

The Night Manager

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story: From the Ashes of Tragedy

Show Me a Hero

 

Outstanding Writing in a Limited Series or Movie

American Crime: Episode Seven

Fargo: Loplop

The Night Manager

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story: From the Ashes of Tragedy

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story: Marcia, Marcia, Marcia

Show Me a Hero: Part 6

 

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend: West Covina

Empire: Ain’t About the Money

The Hunting Ground: Til It Happens To You

Saturday Night Live: First Got Horny 2 U

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Just Go On

The Wiz Live!: We Got It

 

Outstanding Animated Program

American Dad!: The Two Hundred

Archer: The Figgis Agency  

BoJack Horseman: Escape from L.A. 

Gravity Falls: Weirdmageddon 3: Take Back the Falls

Phineas and Ferb: Last Day of Summer

Rick and Morty: Total Rickall

South Park: You’re Not Yelping

 

Outstanding Character Voiceover Performance

Will Arnett: BoJack Horseman

Alex Hirsch: Gravity Falls

Olivia Olson: Adventure Time

Trey Parker: South Park

Justin Roiland: Rick and Morty

Kristen Schaal: Gravity Falls

My 2015 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Drama Series

The Affair

Arrow

The Flash

Game of Thrones

Homeland

Mad Men

Marvel’s Daredevil

 

Outstanding Comedy Series  

The Big Bang Theory

Broad City

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

The Goldbergs

Louie

Silicon Valley

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Louie C.K.: Louie

Will Forte: The Last Man on Earth

William H. Macy: Shameless

Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory

Andy Samberg: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Jeffrey Tambor: Transparent

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Anna Faris: Mom

Illana Glazer: Broad City

Abbi Jacobson: Broad City

Ellie Kemper: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Veep

Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Jeff Daniels: The Newsroom

Jon Hamm: Mad Men

Terrence Howard: Empire

Bob Odenkirk: Better Call Saul

Kevin Spacey: House of Cards

Dominic West: The Affair

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Caitriona Balfe: Outlander

Lizzy Caplan: Masters of Sex

Vera Farmiga: Bates Motel

Taraji P. Henson: Empire

Tatiana Maslany: Orphan Black

Ruth Wilson: The Affair

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Andre Braugher: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Tituss Burgess: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Charlie Day: It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia

Joe Lo Truglio: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

T.J. Miller: Silicon Valley

Nick Offerman: Parks and Recreation

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Mayim Bialik: The Big Bang Theory

Allison Janney: Mom

Jane Krakowski: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Wendi McLendon-Covey: The Goldbergs

Melissa Rauch: The Big Bang Theory

Eden Sher: The Middle

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Jonathan Banks: Better Call Saul

Tom Cavanagh: The Flash

Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones

Vincent D’Onofrio: Marvel’s Daredevil

Christopher Eccleston: The Leftovers

Michael Kelly: House of Cards

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Uzo Aduba: Orange is the New Black

Carrie Coon: The Leftovers

Lena Headey: Game of Thrones

Christina Hendricks: Mad Men

Emily Bett Richards: Arrow

Maisie Williams: Game of Thrones

 

Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series

The Goldbergs: Barry Goldberg’s Day Off

It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Charlie Work

Modern Family: Connection Lost

Parks and Recreation: One Last Ride

Silicon Valley: Two Days of The Condor

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes Outside

 

Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series

Archer: Vision Quest

Broad City: Knockoffs  

Louie: Bobby’s House  

Modern Family: The Day We Almost Died

Parks and Recreation: One Last Ride  

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy Goes Outside!  

 

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series

The Affair: 1

Boardwalk Empire: Eldorado

Game of Thrones: Hardhome

Homeland: There’s Something Else Going On

Mad Men: Person To Person

Marvel’s Daredevil: Shadows In the Glass

 

Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series

The Affair: 1

The Americans: Stingers

Better Call Saul: Pimento

Game of Thrones: Mother’s Mercy

Mad Men: Person to Person

Masters of Sex: Fight

 

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

Hugh Bonneville: Galavant

Jon Hamm: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Dean Norris: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Michael Rapaport: Louie

Billy Bob Thornton: The Big Bang Theory

Dick Van Dyke: The Middle

 

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Pamela Adlon: Louie

Patricia Clarkson: Broad City

Joan Cusack: Shameless

Tina Fey: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Kelly Ripa: Broad City

Kyra Sedgwick: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

 

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series

Dylan Baker: The Good Wife

Beau Bridges: Masters of Sex

Lars Mikkelsen: House of Cards

Cameron Monaghan: Gotham

Kyle MacLachlan: The Good Wife

David Hyde Pierce: The Good Wife

 

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Rosario Dawson: Marvel’s Daredevil

Allison Janney: Masters of Sex

Carrie Preston: The Good Wife

Elizabeth Reaser: Mad Men

Kiernan Shipka: Mad Men

Lois Smith: The Americans

 

Outstanding Limited Series

24: Live Another Day

American Crime

American Horror Story: Freak Show

The Honourable Woman

The Missing

Olive Kitteridge

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Adrien Brody: Houdini

Richard Jenkins: Olive Kitteridge

Benito Martinez: American Crime

James Nesbitt: The Missing

Evan Peters: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Kiefer Sutherland: 24: Live Another Day

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Maggie Gyllenhaal: The Honourable Woman

Felicity Huffman: American Crime

Jessica Lange: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Queen Latifah: Bessie

Frances McDormand: Olive Kitteridge

Frances O’Connor: The Missing

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Andrew Buchan: The Honourable Woman

William Devane: 24: Live Another Day

Bill Murray: Olive Kitteridge

Stephen Rea: The Honourable Woman

Michael Kenneth Williams: Bessie

Finn Wittrock: American Horror Story: Freak Show

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Lubna Azabal: The Honourable Woman

Angela Bassett: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Zoe Kazan: Olive Kitteridge

Janet McTeer: The Honourable Woman

Sarah Paulson: American Horror Story: Freak Show

Yvonne Strahovski: 24: Live Another Day

 

Outstanding Directing in a Limited Series or Movie

24: Live Another Day: 10:00pm – 11:00pm

American Horror Story: Freak Show: Monsters Among Us

Bessie

The Honourable Woman

The Missing

Olive Kitteridge

 

Outstanding Writing in a Limited Series or Movie

American Crime: Episode One

American Horror Story: Freak Show: Monsters Among Us

Bessie

The Honourable Woman

The Missing

Olive Kitteridge

 

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics

The 87th Annual Academy Awards: Moving Pictures

Empire: Good Enough  

Galavant: Galavant

Over the Garden the Wall: Over the Garden Wall

Phineas and Ferb: What Might Have Been

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Peeno Noir

 

Outstanding Animated Program

Archer: Pocket Listing

Family Guy: The Simpsons Guy

Gravity Falls: Not What He Seems

Over the Garden Wall

Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars

 

Outstanding Character Voiceover Performance

Greg Cipes: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Colin Dean: Over the Garden Wall

John DiMaggio: Adventure Time

Dan Povenmire: Phineas and Ferb

Kristen Schaal: Gravity Falls

Elijah Wood: Over the Garden Wall

My 2014 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Drama Series
Arrow
Breaking Bad
Game of Thrones
The Good Wife
House of Cards
Mad Men  
True Detective
 
Outstanding Comedy Series  

The Big Bang Theory
Broad City
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Louie
Modern Family
Orange is the New Black
Parks and Recreation

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Louie C.K.: Louie
Andrew Daly: Review
Johnny Galecki: The Big Bang Theory
Jake Johnson: New Girl
Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory
Andy Samberg: Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Anna Faris: Mom
Ilana Glazer: Broad City
Abbi Jacobson: Broad City

Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Veep
Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation
Taylor Schilling: Orange is the New Black

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 Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Lizzy Caplan: Masters of Sex  
Vera Farmiga: Bates Motel
Julianna Margulies: The Good Wife
Tatiana Maslany: Orphan Black

Elisabeth Moss: Mad Men
Robin Wright: House of Cards
 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Andre Braugher: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Neil Patrick Harris: How I Met Your Mother
Joe Lo Truglio: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
T.J. Miller: Silicon Valley
Nick Offerman: Parks and Recreation
Danny Pudi: Community

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mayim Bialik: The Big Bang Theory
Melissa Fumero: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Cristin Milioti: How I Met Your Mother
Kate Mulgrew: Orange is the New Black
Chelsea Peretti: Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Melissa Rauch: The Big Bang Theory

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Manu Bennett: Arrow
Josh Charles: The Good Wife
Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones
Dean Norris: Breaking Bad
Aaron Paul: Breaking Bad
Jeff Perry: Scandal

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Christine Baranski: The Good Wife
Betsy Brandt: Breaking Bad
Anna Gunn: Breaking Bad
Archie Panjabi: The Good Wife
Emily Bett Rickards: Arrow
Bellamy Young: Scandal

Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory: The Locomotive Manipulation
Broad City: The Last Supper
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Pilot
Community: Geothermal Escapism
How I Met Your Mother: Last Forever
Modern Family: Vegas

Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series

Broad City: The Last Supper
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Bet
Louie: So Did The Fat Lady
Modern Family: The Wedding (Part II)
Orange is the New Black: I Wasn’t Ready
Parks and Recreation: Moving Up

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire: Farewell Daddy Blues
Breaking Bad: Felina
Breaking Bad: Ozymandias
Game of Thrones: The Children
House of Cards: Chapter 14
True Detective: Who Goes There

Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series

Breaking Bad: Felina
Breaking Bad: Ozymandias
The Good Wife: The Last Call
House of Cards: Chapter 14
Mad Men: Waterloo
True Detective: The Secret Fate Of All of Life

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Jonathan Banks: Community
James Earl Jones: The Big Bang Theory
Nathan Lane: Modern Family
Bob Newhart: The Big Bang Theory
Skipp Sudduth: Louie
Damon Wayans, Jr.: New Girl

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Uzo Aduba: Orange is the New Black
Sarah Baker: Louie
Emily Bergl: Shameless
Linda Cardellini: New Girl
Joan Cusack: Shameless
Taryn Manning: Orange is the New Black

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Dylan Baker: The Good Wife
Beau Bridges: Masters of Sex
Reg E. Cathey: House of Cards
Robert Morse: Mad Men
Joe Morton: Scandal
Pedro Pascal: Game of Thrones

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series

Annaleigh Ashford: Masters of Sex
Kate Burton: Scandal
Jane Fonda: The Newsroom
Allison Janney: Masters of Sex
Rebecca Mader: Once Upon a Time
Carrie Preston: The Good Wife

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
Adventure Time: Young Lemonhope
The Big Bang Theory: If I Didn’t Have You (Bernadette’s Song)
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: I Like Paddy's Pub                             
Nashville: Black Roses   
Psych: When You’re Making Up A Song
Saturday Night Live: (Do It On My) Twin Bed

Outstanding Animated Program

American Dad!: Minstrel Krampus
Archer: The Rules Of Extraction
Community: Government Issue Jeff (G.I. Jeff)
Futurama: Meanwhile
Gravity Falls: Land Before Swine  
The Legend of Korra: Darkness Falls/A Light In the Dark
The Simpsons: Brick Like Me
South Park: Black Friday
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Manhattan Project
Toy Story of TERROR!

Outstanding Voiceover Performance
Joan Cusack: Toy Story of TERROR!
Tom Kenny: Adventure Time
Amber Nash: Archer
Kristen Schaal: Gravity Falls
Billy West: Futurama
Kristen Wiig: The Looney Tunes Show

My 2013 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Drama Series
Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
Homeland
House of Cards
The Newsroom  

Outstanding Comedy Series  
Arrested Development
The Big Bang Theory
Louie
Modern Family
Parks and Recreation
30 Rock

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin: 30 Rock
Jason Bateman: Arrested Development
Louie C.K.: Louie
Jake Johnson: New Girl
Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory
Adam Scott: Parks and Recreation
 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Zooey Deschanel: New Girl
Tina Fey: 30 Rock
Patricia Heaton: The Middle
Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Veep
Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation
Krysten Ritter: Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Steve Buscemi: Boardwalk Empire
Bryan Cranston: Breaking Bad
Jeff Daniels: The Newsroom
Damian Lewis: Homeland
Jon Hamm: Mad Men
Kevin Spacey: House of Cards

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Glenn Close: Damages
Claire Danes: Homeland
Vera Farmiga: Bates Motel
Julianna Margulies: The Good Wife
Tatiana Maslany: Orphan Black
Keri Russell: The Americans
 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Will Arnett: Arrested Development
Ty Burrell: Modern Family
David Cross: Arrested Development
Max Greenfield: New Girl
Nick Offerman: Parks and Recreation
Eric Stonestreet: Modern Family     

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Mayim Bialik: The Big Bang Theory
Julie Bowen: Modern Family
Jenna Fischer: The Office
Jane Krakowski: 30 Rock
Eden Sher: The Middle
Jessica Walter: Arrested Development

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Jonathan Banks: Breaking Bad
Robert Carlyle: Once Upon a Time  
Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones
Freddie Highmore: Bates Motel
Aaron Paul: Breaking Bad
Corey Stoll: House of Cards
 
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Rose Byrne: Damages
Jennifer Carpenter: Dexter
Michelle Fairley: Game of Thrones
Anna Gunn: Breaking Bad
Kate Mara: House of Cards
Hayden Panettiere: Nashville

Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Arrested Development: Off the Hook
Community: Intro to Felt Surrogacy
Louie: New Year’s Eve
The Office: Finale
30 Rock: A Goon’s Deed in a Weary World
30 Rock: Hogcock!/Last Lunch

Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Arrested Development: Blockheads  
Modern Family: Goodnight, Gracie
The Office: Finale
Parks and Recreation: Leslie and Ben
South Park: Raising the Bar
30 Rock: Last Lunch

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Arrow: The Odyssey  
Breaking Bad: Dead Freight
Game of Thrones: The Rains of Castamere
Homeland: The Choice
House of Cards: Chapter 1
The Newsroom: We Just Decided To

Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Bates Motel: First You Dream, Then You Die
Breaking Bad: Say My Name
Downton Abbey: Episode 4
Homeland: Q&A
House of Cards: Chapter 11
The Newsroom: We Just Decided To

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Will Arnett: 30 Rock
David Lynch: Louie
Bob Newhart: The Big Bang Theory
Patton Oswalt: Parks and Recreation
Rob Reiner: New Girl
Henry Winkler: Arrested Development

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Elizabeth Banks: Modern Family
Melissa Leo: Louie
Chloe Grace Moretz: 30 Rock
Parker Posey: Louie
Elaine Stritch: 30 Rock
Kristen Wiig: Arrested Development

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Dylan Baker: The Good Wife
Michael J. Fox: The Good Wife
Rupert Friend: Homeland
T.R. Knight: The Good Wife
Nathan Lane: The Good Wife
Matthew Perry: The Good Wife

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Alison Brie: Mad Men
Stockyard Channing: The Goof Wife
Joan Cusack: Shameless
Laura Fraser: Breaking Bad
Martha Plimpton: The Good Wife
Carrie Preston: The Good Wife

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
85th Annual Academy Awards: We Saw Your Boobs
Community: That’s An Adventure
Nashville: No One Will Ever Love You
Smash: Caught In the Storm
30 Rock: The Rural Juror Song

Outstanding Animated Program
American Dad: Blood Crieth Unto Heaven  
Family Guy: Yug Ylimaf
The Looney Tunes Show: The Stud, The Nerd, The Average Joe And The Saint
Regular Show: The Christmas Special
South Park: Raising The Bar

My 2012 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire
Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey
Game of Thrones
Homeland
Mad Men

Outstanding Comedy Series
The Big Bang Theory
Community
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Modern Family
Parks and Recreation
30 Rock
 
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin: 30 Rock
Louie C.K.: Louie
Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm
Joel McHale: Community
Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory
Adam Scott: Parks and Recreation  
 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Zooey Deschanel: New Girl
Tina Fey: 30 Rock   
Jane Levy: Suburgatory
Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Veep
Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation

Krysten Ritter: Don’t Trust the B in Apartment 23

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Steve Buscemi: Boardwalk Empire
Bryan Cranston: Breaking Bad
Jon Hamm: Mad Men
Hugh Laurie: House
Damian Lewis: Homeland
William H. Macy: Shameless

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Claire Danes: Homeland
Michelle Dockery: Downton Abbey
Mireille Enos: The Killing
Julianna Margulies: The Good Wife
Elisabeth Moss: Mad Men
Jessica Paré: Mad Men
 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell: Modern Family
Max Greenfield: New Girl  
Neil Patrick Harris: How I Met Your Mother
Nick Offerman: Parks and Recreation
Eric Stonestreet: Modern Family
Rain Wilson: The Office

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Julie Bowen: Modern Family
Alison Brie: Community
Kathryn Joosten: Desperate Housewives
Jane Krakowski: 30 Rock
Eden Sher: The Middle
Sofia Vergara: Modern Family


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Robert Carlyle: Once Upon a Time
Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones
Giancario Esposito: Breaking Bad
Jared Harris: Mad Men
Aaron Paul: Breaking Bad
John Slattery: Mad Men
 
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Christine Baranski: The Good Wife
Joanne Froggatt: Downton Abbey
Christina Hendricks: Man Men
Megan Hilty: Smash
Kelly Macdonald: Boardwalk Empire
Archie Panjabi: The Good Wife


Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
30 Rock: Live From Studio 6H
Community: Basic Lupine Urology
Community: Remedial Chaos Theory
Curb Your Enthusiasm: Larry vs. Michael J. Fox
Curb Your Enthusiasm: Mister Softee
Modern Family: After the Fire

Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Community: Remedial Chaos Theory
Desperate Housewives: Finishing The Hat
Louie: Pregnant
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: The Gang Goes to the Jersey Shore
Modern Family: Baby on Board
Parks and Recreation: The Debate
 
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire: Under God’s Power She Flourishes
Breaking Bad: Face Off
Downton Abbey: Christmas
Game of Thrones: Blackwater
Homeland: Pilot  
Once Upon a Time: A Land Without Magic

Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad: Crawl Space
Downton Abbey: Christmas
The Killing: What I Know
Game of Thrones: Blackwater
Homeland: The Weekend
Mad Men: Far Away Places

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Matt Bomer: Glee
Michael J. Fox: Curb Your Enthusiasm
Justin Long: New Girl
John Goodman: Community  
James Marsden: 30 Rock
Paul Rudd: Parks and Recreation

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Zooey Deschanel: Saturday Night Live
Kathryn Hahn: Parks and Recreation
Dot-Marie Jones: Glee
Chloe Grace Moretz: 30 Rock
Kristen Schaal: 30 Rock
Mary Steenburgen: 30 Rock

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Dylan Baker: The Good Wife
Ben Feldman: Mad Men
Michael J. Fox: The Good Wife  
Mark Margolis: Breaking Bad
Robert Morse: Mad Men
Mathew Perry: The Good Wife

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Alexis Bledel: Mad Men
Joan Cusack: Shameless
Louise Fletcher: Shameless
Martha Plimpton: The Good Wife
Carrie Preston: The Good Wife
Anika Noni Rose: The Good Wife

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
Community: Santa Baby
New Girl: Hey Girl
Phineas and Ferb: Across The 2nd Dimension: Everything’s Better With Perry  
Saturday Night Live: 100th Digital Short
Smash: Let Me Be Your Star

Outstanding Animated Program
Archer: Space Race (Part 1)
Community: Digital Estate Planning
Futurama: The Tip Of The Zoidberg
Phineas and Ferb: Across The 2nd Dimension

The Simpsons: Holidays Of Future Passed

My 2011 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire
Dexter
Friday Night Lights
Game of Thrones
The Good Wife
Mad Men
 
Outstanding Comedy Series
Community
The Big Bang Theory
Modern Family
The Office
Parks And Recreation
30 Rock

 
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin: 30 Rock
Steve Carrel: The Office
Rob Lowe: Parks and Recreation
Joel McHale: Community
Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory
Jason Schwartzman: Bored to Death
 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Tina Fey: 30 Rock
Patricia Heaton: The Middle
Lea Michele: Glee
Mary-Louise Parker: Weeds
Martha Plimpton: Raising Hope
Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation
 
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Sean Bean: Game of Thrones
Steve Buscemi: Boardwalk Empire
Kyle Chandler: Friday Night Lights
Michael C. Hall: Dexter
Jon Hamm: Mad Men
William H. Macy: Shameless

 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Connie Britton: Friday Night Lights
Mireille Enos: The Killing
Eva Green: Camelot
Julianna Margulies: The Good Wife
Elisabeth Moss: Mad Men
Emmy Rossum: Shameless

 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell: Modern Family
Chris Colfer: Glee
Donald Glover: Community
Neil Patrick Harris: How I Met Your Mother
Nick Offerman: Parks and Recreation
Eric Stonestreet: Modern Family
 
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Julie Bowen: Modern Family
Alison Brie: Community
Jane Krakowski: 30 Rock
Jane Lynch: Glee
Heather Morris: Glee
Sofia Vergara: Modern Family
 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Alan Cumming: The Good Wife
Peter Dinklage: Game of Thrones
Denis O’Hare: True Blood
Michael Pitt: Boardwalk Empire
Michael Shannon: Boardwalk Empire
John Slatterly: Mad Men
 
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Chistine Baranski: The Good Wife
Michelle Forbes: The Killing
Christina Hendricks: Mad Men
Kelly Macdonald: Boardwalk Empire
Archie Panjabi: The Good Wife
Kiernan Shipka: Mad Men  
 
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Community: Basic Rocket Science
Community: A Fist Full of Paintballs
Glee: The Substitute  
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Dee Reynolds: Shaping America’s Youth
Modern Family: Halloween
The Office: Goodbye, Michael
 
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Community: Paradigms of Human Memory
Modern Family: Caught in the Act
The Office: Goodbye, Michael
Parks and Recreation: Flu Season
30 Rock: 100
30 Rock: When it Rains, It Pours
 

Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire: Boardwalk Empire
Friday Night Lights: Always
Game of Thrones: Baelor
The Killing: Pilot
Mad Men: The Suitcase
Smallville: Finale
 
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire: A Return to Normalcy
Friday Night Lights: Always
Game of Thrones: Baelor
The Killing: Pilot
Man Men: The Suitcase
Mad Men: Tomorrowland


Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Darren Criss: Glee
Matt Damon: 30 Rock
Will Ferrell: The Office
Michael Keaton: 30 Rock
Nathan Lane: Modern Family
John Slatterly: 30 Rock
 
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Harriet Sansom Harris: Desperate Housewives
Chloe Moretz: 30 Rock
Megan Mullally: Parks and Recreation
Gwyneth Paltrow: Glee
Sherri Shepherd: 30 Rock
Elaine Stritch: 30 Rock
 
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Michael J. Fox: The Good Wife
James Frain: True Blood
Lennie James: The Walking Dead
Jonny Lee Miller: Dexter
Robert Morse: Mad Men
Peter Weller: Dexter
 
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Cara Buono: Mad Men
Joan Cusack: Shameless
Randee Heller: Mad Men
Jessica Pare: Mad Men
Sarah Silverman: The Good Wife
Julia Stiles: Dexter

Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
The Big Bang Theory: My Heat, My Universe
Glee: Loser Like Me
Family Guy: All I Really Want For Christmas
Family Guy: Christmas Time is Killing Us
Phineas and Ferb: Summer Belongs to You!
Saturday Night Live: Jack Sparrow

Outstanding Animated Program
American Dad!: There Will be Bad Blood
Community: Abed’s Uncontrollable Christmas
Futurama: The Late Philip J. Fry
Phineas and Ferb: Summer Belongs to You!
The Simpsons: Angry Dad-The Movie

My 2010 Emmy Wishlist

Outstanding Comedy Series
Community
Curb Your Enthusiasm
Glee
Modern Family
The Office
Parks and Recreation
30 Rock

Outstanding Drama Series
Breaking Bad
Dexter
Friday Night Lights
Lost
Mad Men
True Blood
24

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin: 30 Rock
Steve Carell: The Office
Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm
Joel McHale: Community
Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory
Tony Shalhoub: Monk
 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
America Ferrera: Ugly Betty
Tina Fey: 30 Rock
Eva Longoria Parker: Desperate Housewives
Lea Mitchele: Glee
Mary-Louise Parker: Weeds
Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation
 
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Kyle Chandler: Friday Night Lights
Bryan Cranston: Breaking Bad
Mathew Fox: Lost
Michael C. Hall: Dexter
Jon Hamm: Mad Men
Hugh Laurie: House

 
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Connie Britton: Friday Night Lights
Glenn Close: Damages
January Jones: Mad Men
Evangeline Lilly: Lost
Julianna Margulies: The Good Wife
Anna Paquin: True Blood

 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell: Modern Family
Neil Patrick Harris: How I Met Your Mother
Tracy Morgan: 30 Rock
Chris Pratt: Parks and Recreation
Eric Stonestreet: Modern Family
Rainn Wilson: The Office
 
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Julie Bowen: Modern Family
Alison Brie: Community
Jenna Fischer: The Office
Jane Krakowski: 30 Rock
Jane Lynch: Glee
Sofia Vergara: Modern Family

 
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Michael Emerson: Lost
Josh Holloway: Lost
Terry O’Quinn: Lost
Dean Norris: Breaking Bad
Aaron Paul: Breaking Bad
Martin Short: Damages
 
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Rose Byrne: Damages
Jennifer Carpenter: Dexter
Michelle Forbes: True Blood
Christina Hendricks: Mad Men
Elisabeth Moss: Mad Men
Annie Wersching: 24
 
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Community: Modern Warfare
Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Table Read
Glee: Pilot
Glee: Sectionals
Modern Family: Pilot 
The Office: Niagara
 
Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series
Modern Family: Fizbo
Modern Family: Pilot
The Office: Niagara
30 Rock: Anna Howard Shaw Day
30 Rock: Dealbreakers Talk Show No. 0001
30 Rock: Don Geiss, America and Hope

 
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad: Full Measures
Dexter: The Getaway
Lost: Ab Aeterno
Lost: The End
Mad Men: Guy Walks into an Advertising Agency
24: 3:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
 
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad: Fly
Breaking Bad: Full Measures
Lost: The End
Mad Men: The Grown Ups
Mad Men: The Gypsy and the Hobo
Mad Men: Shut the Door, Have a Seat
 
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Jack Black: Community
Jon Hamm: Saturday Night Live
Neil Patrick Harris: Glee
Rob Lowe: Parks and Recreation
Michael Richards: Curb Your Enthusiasm
Michael Sheen: 30 Rock
 
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Elizabeth Banks: Modern Family
Christine Baranski: The Big Bang Theory
Kristen Chenoweth: Glee
Tina Fey: Saturday Night Live
Idina Menzel: Glee
Betty White: Saturday Night Live
 
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series
Dylan Baker: The Good Wife
Henry Ian Cusick: Lost
Ted Danson: Damages
Gregory Itzin: 24
John Lithgow: Dexter
Lin-Manuel Miranda: House
 
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Courtney Ford: Dexter
Elizabeth Mitchell: Lost
Rosie Perez: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Kiernan Skipka: Mad Men
Sharon Stone: Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Lilly Tomlin: Damages 

 
Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
Family Guy: Pie
How I Met Your Mother: Nothing Suits Me Like a Suit 
Modern Family: In the Moonlight (Do Me)
Monk: When I’m Gone
The Office: Male Pre-Madonna
Saturday Night Live: Monologue Song (la, la, la)
 
Outstanding Animated Program
American Dad: Rapture’s Delight  
Prep & Landing
Robot Chicken: Full-Asssed Christmas Special
The Simpsons: Once Upon a Time In Springfield  
South Park: 200/201

My 2009 Emmy Wish List

Outstanding Comedy Series
Desperate Housewives
Family Guy
Flight of the Conchords
It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
The Office
30 Rock
Weeds
 
Outstanding Drama Series
Battlestar Galactica
Breaking Bad
Damages
Dexter
Lost
Mad Men
True Blood

Outstanding Actor in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin: 30 Rock
Steve Carell: The Office 
Jemaine Clement: Flight of the Conchords
Jason Lee: My Name is Earl
Jim Parsons: The Big Bang Theory
Tony Shalhoub: Monk

Outstanding Actress in a Leading Role in a Comedy Series
Toni Collette: United States of Tara
Marcia Cross: Desperate Housewives
America Ferrera: Ugly Betty
Tina Fey: 30 Rock
Mary-Louise Parker: Weeds
Amy Poehler: Parks and Recreation
 
Outstanding Actor in a Leading Role in a Drama Series
Kyle Chandler: Friday Night Lights
Bryan Cranston: Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall: Dexter
Jon Hamm: Mad Men
Hugh Laurie: House
Edward James Olmos: Battlestar Galactica

Best Actress in a Leading Role in a Drama Series
Connie Britton: Friday Night Lights
Glenn Close: Damages
January Jones: Mad Men
Mary McDonnell: Battlestar Galactica 
Elisabeth Moss: Mad Men
Anna Paquin: True Blood

 
Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role in a Comedy Series
Rhys Darby: Flight of the Conchords
Neil Patrick Harris: How I Met Your Mother
Ed Helms: The Office
Justin Kirk: Weeds
Tracy Morgan: 30 Rock
Rain Wilson: The Office

Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role in a Comedy Series
Kristin Chenoweth: Pushing Daisies
Jenna Fischer: The Office
Jane Krakowski: 30 Rock
Amy Poehler: Saturday Night Live 
Jamie Presley: My Name is Earl
Nicollette Sheridan: Desperate Housewives
 
Outstanding Actor in a Supporting Role in a Drama Series
Naveen Andrews: Lost
Michael Emerson: Lost
Josh Holloway: Lost
William Hurt: Damages
Aaron Paul: Breaking Bad
Zachary Quinto: Heroes
 
Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role in a Drama Series
Rose Byrne: Damages
Anna Gunn: Breaking Bad
Christina Hendricks: Mad Men
Cherry Jones: 24
Elizabeth Mitchell: Lost
Katee Sackhoff: Battlestar Galactica
 
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Albert Brooks: Weeds
Beau Bridges: Desperate Housewives
Jon Hamm: 30 Rock
Steve Martin: 30 Rock
Justin Timberlake: Saturday Night Live
Steve Zahn: Monk
 
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Jenifer Aniston: 30 Rock
Tina Fey: Saturday Night Live
Salma Hayek: 30 Rock
Amy Ryan: The Office
Elaine Stritch: 30 Rock
Betty White: My Name is Earl
 
Outstanding Directing in a Comedy Series
Desperate Housewives: The Best Thing That Ever Could Have Happened
Flight of the Conchords: The Tough Brets
The Office: Weight Loss
The Office: Stress Relief
Monk: Mr. Monk's 100th Case
30 Rock: Reunion
 
Outstanding Wring in a Comedy Series
Desperate Housewives: Mirror, Mirror
Flight of the Conchords: Prime Minister
The Office: Stress Relief
30 Rock: Apollo, Apollo
30 Rock: Christmas Speical
30 Rock: Reunion
 
Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series
Battlestar Galactica: Daybreak (part 2)
Damages: Trust Me
Lost: The Incident
Lost: 316
Mad Men: Meditations in an Emergency
True Blood: I Don't Wanna Know
 
Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series
Breaking Bad: ABQ
Damages: I Lied, Too
Lost: The Incident
Lost: The Variable
Mad Men: Meditations in an Emergency
True Blood: Cold Ground

Outstanding Animated Program
American Dad: 1600 Candles
King of the Hill: Serves Me Right For Giving General George S. Patton The Bathroom Key
Robot Chicken: Star Wars Special II
The Simpsons: Gone Maggie Gone
South Park: Margaritaville