Emmys 2012: Who Got Nominated?

The casts of NBC's 30 Rock, and ABC's Modern Family. Credit: Art Streiber/NBC, Danny Feld/ABC

And the nominees are. . . 

Scandal's Kerry Washington and Jimmy Kimmel announced the nominations for the 64th annual Primetime Emmy Awards Thursday.

Kimmel will host this year's big show, airing live September 23 from L.A.'s NOKIA Theatre.

Read on for the full list of nominees and tell Us in the comments who should take home this year's top trophies!

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Zooey Deschanel, New Girl
Melissa McCarthy, Mike & Molly
Lena Dunham, Girls
Tina Fey, 30 Rock

Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Louis C.K., Louie
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Don Cheadle, House of Lies

Jon Cryer, Two and a Half Men

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory
Merritt Wever, Nurse Jackie
Julie Bowen, Modern Family
Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
Sofia Vergara, Modern Family
Kathryn Joosten, Desperate Housewives

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Ed O'Neill, Modern Family
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family
Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family
Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live
Max Greenfield, New Girl

Outstanding Comedy Series

Modern Family
The Big Bang Theory
30 Rock



Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Claire Danes, Homeland
Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey
Glenn Close, Damages

Kathy Bates, Harry's Law

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Jon Hamm, Mad Men

Damian Lewis, Homeland 

Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey

Michael C. Hall, Dexter

Steve Buscemi, Boardwalk Empire

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Archie Panjabi, The Good Wife
Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey
Christina Hendricks, Mad Men
Christine Baranski, The Good Wife   

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
Giancarlo Esposito, Breaking Bad
Brendan Coyle, Downton Abbey
Jim Carter, Downton Abbey
Jared Harris, Mad Men
Peter Dinklage, Game Of Thrones

Outstanding Drama Series

Mad Men
Game of Thrones
Breaking Bad
Downton Abbey

Boardwalk Empire

Outstanding Made for TV Movie/Miniseries
American Horror Story
Game Change
Hatfields and McCoys
Hemingway and Gellhorn
Sherlock: Scandal in Belgravia

Leading Actor in a Made for TV Movie/Miniseries
Woody Harrelson, "Game Change"
Clive Owen, "Hemingway & Gellhorn"
Benedict Cumberbatch, "Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia"
Idris Elba, "Luther"
Kevin Costner, "Hatfields & McCoys"
Bill Paxton, "Hatfields & McCoys"

Lead Actress in a Made for TV Movie/Miniseries
Julianne Moore, Game Change
Connie Britton, American Horror Story
Nicole Kidman, Hemingway & Gellhorn
Emma Thompson, The Song of Lunch
Ashley Judd, Missing

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

Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program
Tom Bergeron, Dancing With The Stars
Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance
Phil Keoghan, The Amazing Race
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol
Betty White, Betty White's Off Their Rockers

Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Series
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Real Time with Bill Maher
Saturday Night Live

For the full list of 2012 nominees, visit Emmys.com.