The 2012 Emmy Nominations are OUT, with Idris Elba, Don Cheadle and Maya Rudolph among the contenders.
As the announcements came at 5:40 this morning (L.A. time) British actor Idris was nominated for Lead Actor in “Luther” while the show itself was nominated for Outstanding Mini Series.
Maya picked up a nod for Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series for her hosting gig on “SNL.”
Don is up for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role on “House of Lies” and Giancarlo Esposito got a nod for his supporting role on “Breaking Bad.”
And the cast of “30 Rock” featuring Tracy Morgan picked up a nod for Outstanding Comedy Series.
Also, “The Voice” featuring Cee-Lo Green was nominated for Best Competition Reality Show on NBC.
Appearently Kerry’s hit show “Scandal” didn’t get nominated this year because the show came out after the Emmy’s List was created.
Check out the full list here.