2006 Emmy Award Nominees



Seeing Stars: The Emmy Awards 


A list of the major Primetime Emmy Nominees & Winners - 2006

(The award winners are listed in bold red type.)

Comedy Series: "Arrested Development," Fox; "Curb Your Enthusiasm," HBO; "The Office," NBC; "Scrubs," NBC; "Two and a Half Men," CBS.

Drama Series: "Grey's Anatomy," ABC; "House," Fox; "The Sopranos," HBO; "24," Fox; "The West Wing," NBC.

Variety, Music or Comedy Series: "The Colbert Report," Comedy Central; "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," Comedy Central; "Late Night With Conan O'Brien," NBC; "Late Show With David Letterman," CBS; "Real Time With Bill Maher," HBO.

Variety, Music or Comedy Special: "78th Annual Academy Awards," ABC; "Bill Maher: I'm Swiss," HBO; "George Carlin: Life Is Worth Losing," HBO; "McCartney in St. Petersburg," A&E; "The XX Olympic Winter Games: Opening Ceremony," NBC.

Miniseries: "Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre)," PBS; "Elizabeth I," HBO; "Into the West," TNT; "Sleeper Cell," Showtime.

Television Movie: "Flight 93," A&E; "The Flight That Fought Back," Discovery Channel; "The Girl in the Cafe," HBO; "Mrs. Harris," HBO; "Yesterday," HBO.

Reality-Competition Program: "The Amazing Race," CBS; "American Idol," Fox; "Dancing With the Stars," ABC; "Project Runway," Bravo; "Survivor," CBS.

Actor in a Comedy Series: Larry David, "Curb Your Enthusiasm," HBO; Kevin James," The King of Queens," CBS; Tony Shalhoub, "Monk," USA; Steve Carell, "The Office, "NBC; Charlie Sheen, "Two and a Half Men, "CBS.

Actor in a Drama Series: Denis Leary, "Rescue Me," FX Network; Peter Krause, "Six Feet Under," HBO; Kiefer Sutherland, "24," Fox; Martin Sheen, "The West Wing," NBC.

Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: Charles Dance, "Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre)," PBS; Donald Sutherland, "Human Trafficking," Lifetime; Ben Kingsley, "Mrs. Harris," HBO; Jon Voight, "Pope John Paul II," CBS; Andre Braugher, "Thief, " FX Network.

Actress in a Comedy Series: Lisa Kudrow, "The Comeback," HBO; Jane Kaczmarek, "Malcolm in the Middle," Fox; Julia Louis-Dreyfus," The New Adventures of Old Christine," CBS; Stockard Channing," Out of Practice," CBS; Debra Messing, "Will & Grace," NBC.

Actress, Drama Series: Kyra Sedgwick, "The Closer," TNT; Geena Davis, "Commander in Chief," ABC; Mariska Hargitay, "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," NBC; Frances Conroy," Six Feet Under," HBO; Allison Janney, "The West Wing, "NBC.

Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: Kathy Bates, "Ambulance Girl," Lifetime; Gillian Anderson," Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre)," PBS; Helen Mirren," Elizabeth I," HBO; Judy Davis, "A Little Thing Called Murder," Lifetime; Annette Bening," Mrs. Harris," HBO.

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Will Arnett, "Arrested Development", Fox; Jeremy Piven, "Entourage", HBO; Bryan Cranston, "Malcolm In The Middle", Fox; Jon Cryer, "Two And A Half Men", CBS; Sean Hayes, "Will & Grace", NBC.

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: William Shatner, "Boston Legal," ABC; Oliver Platt, "Huff," Showtime; Michael Imperioli, "The Sopranos," HBO; Gregory Itzin, "24," Fox; Alan Alda, "The West Wing," NBC.

Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: Denis Lawson, "Bleak House (Masterpiece Theatre)," PBS; Hugh Dancy, "Elizabeth I," HBO; Jeremy Irons, "Elizabeth I," HBO; Robert Carlyle, "Human Trafficking," Lifetime; Clifton Collins Jr., "Thief," FX Network.

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Cheryl Hines, "Curb Your Enthusiasm," HBO; Alfre Woodard, "Desperate Housewives," ABC; Jaime Pressly, "My Name Is Earl," ABC; Elizabeth Perkins, "Weeds," Showtime; Megan Mullally, "Will & Grace," NBC.

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Candice Bergen, "Boston Legal," ABC; Sandra Oh, "Grey's Anatomy," ABC; Chandra Wilson, "Grey's Anatomy," ABC; Blythe Danner, "Huff," Showtime; Jean Smart,"24," Fox.

Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: Kelly Macdonald, "The Girl in the Cafe," HBO; Shirley Jones, "Hidden Places," Hallmark; Ellen Burstyn, "Mrs. Harris," HBO; Cloris Leachman, "Mrs. Harris," HBO; Alfre Woodard, "The Water Is Wide (Hallmark Hall of Fame Presentation)," CBS.


The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy show was held at the Shrine Auditorium on Sunday, Aug. 27, 2006. 

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