The Primetime Emmy Awards nominations have been announced. Who will take home TV’s highest honours? It’s going to be a tight race.

And the Emmy nominations are in! Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly took the stage at the Television Academy’s Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre in North Hollywood to reveal the 2014 Primetime Emmy Award nominations.

The awards will air live on August 25 at 8 pm (ET) and will be hosted by Seth Meyers.

Check out the list of nominees below:

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

Comedy Series
The Big Bang Theory
Modern Family
Orange Is the New Black
Silicon Valley

Lead Actor in a Drama
Bryan Cranston
Jeff Daniels
Jon Hamm
Woody Harrelson
Matthew McConaughey
Kevin Spacey

Lead Actress in a Drama
Michelle Dockery
Julianna Margulies
Claire Danes
Robin Wright
Lizzy Caplan
Kerry Washington

Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Martin Freeman
Billy Bob Thornton
Idris Elba
Mark Ruffalo
Benedict Cumberbatch

Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Jessica Lange
Sarah Paulson
Helena Bonham Carter
Minnie Driver
Kristen Wiig
Cicely Tyson

Lead Actor in a Comedy
Jim Parsons
Ricky Gervais
Matt LeBlanc
Don Cheadle
Louis C.K.
William H. Macy

Lead Actress in a Comedy
Lena Dunham
Melissa McCarthy
Edie Falco
Taylor Schilling
Amy Poehler
Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Supporting Actor in a Drama
Aaron Paul
Jim Carter
Peter Dinklage
Josh Charles
Mandy Patinkin
Jon Voight

Supporting Actress in a Drama
Anna Gunn
Maggie Smith
Joanne Froggatt
Lena Headey
Christine Baranski
Christina Hendricks

Supporting Actor in a Comedy
Andre Braugher
Adam Driver
Jesse Tyler Ferguson
Ty Burrell
Fred Armisen
Tony Hale

Supporting Actress in a Comedy
Mayim Bialik
Julie Bowen
Allison Janney
Kate Mulgrew
Kate McKinnon
Anna Chlumsky

Guest Actor in a Drama
Paul Giamatti
Dylan Bakaer
Reg E. Cathey
Robert Morse
Beau Bridges
Joe Morton

Guest Actress in a Drama
Margo Martindale
Diana Rigg
Kate Mara
Allison Janney
Jane Fonda
Kate Burton

Guest Actor in a Comedy
Bob Newhart
Nathan Lane
Steve Buscemi
Jimmy Fallon
Louis C.K.
Gary Cole

Guest Actress in a Comedy
Natasha Lyonne
Uzo Aduba
Laverne Cox
Tina Fey
Melissa McCarthy
Joan Cusack

Writing for a Drama
Moira Walley-Beckett, Breaking Bad
Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad
David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, Game of Thrones
Beau Willimon, House of Cards
Nic Pizzolatto, True Detective

Directing for a Drama
Tim Van Patten, Boardwalk Empire
Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad
David Evans, Downton Abbey
Neil Marshall, Game of Thrones
Carl Franklin, House of Cards
Cary Joji Fukunaga, True Detective

Writing for a Comedy
David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik, Episodes
Louis C.K., Louie
Liz Friedman and Jenji Kohan, Orange Is the New Black
Alec Berg, Silicon Valley
Simon Blackwell, Tony Roche, and Armando Iannucci, Veep

Directing for a Comedy
Iain B. MacDonald, Episodes
Paris Barclay, Glee
Louis C.K., Louie
Gail Mancuso, Modern Family
Jodie Foster, Orange Is the New Black
Mike Judge, Silicon Valley

Reality Competition Program
The Amazing Race
Dancing With the Stars
Project Runway
So You Think You Can Dance
Top Chef
The Voice


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


American Horror Story: Coven
Bonnie & Clyde
The White Queen


Television Movie
Killing Kennedy
Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight
The Normal Heart
Sherlock: His Las Vow
The Trip to Bountiful

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

Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or 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



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