Nominees for an Emmy in 2012

 Soaps, which, as such, a few years ago we were seen with some stereotypical disdain, now deeply entrenched in the minds of the mass culture. It's hard to find someone who would not watched a single series Lost, House, or The Big Bang Theory. This field has a direct bearing on the TV Oscar, as some like to call Emmy, who has announced the nominees for this year's victory.

On the "Outstanding Drama Series" were nominated "Downtown Abbey," "Mad Men," "Boardwalk Empire," "Game of Thrones", "Breaking Bad" and "stranger among us". Among the comedies nominated the following series: "Studio 30", "Vice President", "Modern Family," "Girls," "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and "The Big Bang Theory."

Among the actresses in the drama genre announced nominee Julianna Margulies (Correct wife), Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men), Kathy Bates (Harry's Law), Gleng Close (Real), Claire Danes (stranger among his), Michelle Dockery (Downtown Abbey). One of their colleagues in the comedy - Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly), Zooey Deschanel, Lena Dunham (new), Tina Fey (Studio 30), Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie) or Amy Pehler (Parks and Recreation) - will also be able to pick up Emmy this year.

In similar categories, but in men's roles include such names as Jon Hamm (Mad Men), Hugh Bonneville (Downtown Abbey), Michael C. Hall (Dexter), Steve Buscemi (Boardwalk Empire), Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) and Damian Lewis (stranger among his). They all claim to be the statuette Emmy for his roles in dramas. As part of this comedy: Don Cheadle (House of lies), Alec Baldwin (Studio 30), Larry David (Curb Your Enthusiasm) and Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory).

Bypasses Stora Emmy and mini-series. Under the category of best actress in this movie were as Nicole Kidman (Hemingway & Gellhorn), Connie Britton (American Horror Story), Emma Topmpson (Song of Lunch), Julianne Moore (Game Change) and Ashley Judd (Missing). For the best actor mini-series 2012 will compete Idris Elba (Luther), Woody Harrelson (Game Change), Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia), Clive Owen (Hemingway & Gellhorn), Kevin Costner and Bill Paxton (Hatfield and McCoy).

Full list of nominees can be found on the website. And the ceremony of awarding Emmy imposed only on September 23. So while there is time to get acquainted with the works of the nominees.