But they did give surprising nods to Smash and The Newsroom. Homeland and Game Change earned the most nominations overall.
Emmy voters can be out of touch, but not us. Here are the shows and actors we'd like to see win at this Sunday's awards.
Another predictable round of nominations goes out to the usual suspects; all six Modern Family leads get called.
The 2012 Emmy nominations will be announced Thursday; here's who we expect to make the cut.
People who watch TV for a living got together last night and made some pretty fantastic choices during their second annual shindig.
The NBC comedy earned six nominations; Breaking Bad and Mad Men trail with five apiece, and a whole lotta other deserving shows and actors get recognized.
Network TV might be sleeping off its regular-season hangover, but cable is preparing its keggerators for a summer rager, complete with brand new series and season premieres.
For an opening argument, we found Sunday's series premiere lacking.
But not Sons of Anarchy, Homeland, Justified, Parks and Recreation, or Community.
Plus: Fear Factor puts up gross ratings, Steve Carell sort of returns to TV, and ABC's The Week shakes things up.
We caught up with the beloved Cheers actor for a chat about his well-deserved career renaissance.
Some make it and some break it, but either way there is currently a strong crop of Aussie stars making a big impact on US television and doing their home country proud!