2014 Emmy Award Predictions - The Awards Circuit - By Clayton Davis

2014 Emmy Award Predictions

emmy_bannerOUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES

  1. Homeland
  2. Breaking Bad
  3. House of Cards
  4. Game of Thrones
  5. Mad Men
  6. Downton Abbey

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA

  1. Claire Danes, Homeland
  2. Robin Wright, House of Cards
  3. Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey
  4. Kerry Washington, Scandal
  5. Vera Farmiga, Bates Motel
  6. Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
  7. Connie Britton, Nashville

OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A DRAMA

  1. Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
  2. Kevin Spacey, House of Cards
  3. Damien Lewis, Homeland
  4. Jon Hamm, Mad Men
  5. Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey
  6. Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA

 

  1. Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad
  2. Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
  3. Morena Baccarin, Homeland
  4. Christina Hendricks, Mad Men
  5. Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones
  6. Christine Baranski, The Good Wife

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA

  1. Mandy PatinkinHomeland
  2. Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
  3. Bobby Cannavale, Boardwalk Empire
  4. Jonathan Banks, Breaking Bad
  5. Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones
  6. Jim Carter, Downton Abbey

OUTSTANDING COMEDY

  1. The Big Bang Theory
  2. Modern Family
  3. Veep
  4. Louie
  5. 30 Rock
  6. Girls

OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY

  1. Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
  2. Lena Dunham, Girls
  3. Tina Fey, 30 Rock
  4. Laura Dern, Enlightened
  5. Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation
  6. Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie

OUTSTANDING ACTOR IN A COMEDY

  1. Louis CK, Louie
  2. Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
  3. Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
  4. Don Cheadle, House of Lies
  5. Jason Bateman, Arrested Development
  6. Matt LeBlanc, Episodes

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY

  1. Sofia Vergara, Modern Family
  2. Julie Bowen, Modern Family
  3. Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory
  4. Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
  5. Anna Chlumski, Veep
  6. Jane Lynch, Glee
  7. Merritt Wever, Nurse Jackie

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY

  1. Ed O’Neill, Modern Family
  2. Ty Burrell, Modern Family
  3. Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live
  4. Tony Hale, Veep
  5. Adam Driver, Girls
  6. Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family

 

OUTSTANDING REALITY SHOW HOST
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol
Betty White, Betty White’s Off Their Rockers
Tom Bergeron, Dancing With the Stars
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, Project Runway
Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance
Anthony Bourdain, The Taste

OUTSTANDING REALITY SHOW COMPETITION

  1. The Amazing Race
  2. The Voice
  3. Top Chef
  4. So You Think You Can Dance
  5. Project Runway
  6. Dancing With the Stars

OUTSTANDING VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SERIES

  1. Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
  2. The Colbert Report
  3. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
  4. Real Time With Bill Maher
  5. Saturday Night Live

OUTSTANDING TV MINISERIES OR MOVIE

  1. Behind the Candelabra
  2. Top of the Lake
  3. American Horror Story: Asylum
  4. Phil Spector
  5. The Bible
  6. Political Animals

LEAD ACTOR IN A TV MINISERIES OR MOVIE

  1. Michael Douglas, Behind the Candelabra
  2. Al Pacino, Phil Spector
  3. Matt Damon, Behind the Candelabra
  4. Toby Jones, The Girl
  5. Benedict Cumberbatch, Parade’s End

LEAD ACTRESS IN A TV MINISERIES OR MOVIE

  1. Elisabeth Moss, Top of the Lake
  2. Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Asylum
  3. Helen Mirren, Phil Spector
  4. Sigourney Weaver, Political Animals
  5. Laura Linney, The Big C: Hereafter

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A TV MINISERIES OR MOVIE

  1. Zachary Quinto, American Horror Story: Asylum
  2. Peter Mullan, Top of the Lake
  3. Scott Bakula, Behind The Candelabra
  4. James Cromwell, American Horror Story: Asylum
  5. John Benjamin Hickey, The Big C: hereafter

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A TV MINISERIES OR MOVIE

  1. Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Asylum
  2. Ellen Burstyn, Political Animals
  3. Charlotte Rampling, Restless
  4. Alfre Woodard, Steel Magnolias
  5. Imelda Staunton, The Girl

BEST WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES

  1. Louie – “Daddy’s Girlfriend (Part 1)
  2. 30 Rock – “Last Lunch”
  3. The Office – “Finale”
  4. 30 Rock – “Hogcock”
  5. Episodes – “Episode 209″

BEST WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES

  1. Homeland – “Q & A”
  2. Breaking Bad – “Dead Freight”
  3. Breaking Bad – “Say My Name”
  4. Downton Abbey – “Episode 4″
  5. Game of Thrones – “The Rains of Castamere”
Clayton Davis (1571 Posts)

Clayton Davis is the respected and esteemed AwardsCircuit.com editor. Clayton has become a proud member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association where he votes and attends the kick off to awards season show, The Critics Choice Movie Awards. Most recently, Clayton is a now an active member of the International Press Academy, which hosts the popular Satellite Awards as well as the newly integrated Broadcast Television Journalists Association, which hosts the Critics Choice Television Awards.


  • Pat

    Why is “The Middle” ignored by so many? It’s just as well written as many of the other comedies that are nominated.

    Pat

  • andres romero

    Smash?

  • Ruby

    Glee? Darren Criss? Chris Colfer? Lea Michele?

  • Calvin Philips

    Are you at all bullish on Rupaul for Host or The Middle somewhere?