66th Primetime Emmy Awards: 20 Actors and Actresses Up for Multiple Nominations [WATCH VIDEO]

By Ambika Thakur | 3 years ago
66th Primetime Emmy Awards: 20 Actors and Actresses Up for Multiple Nominations [WATCH VIDEO]
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As the Emmy Awards 2014 approaches, a lot of people are wondering who are the nominees. The nominations deadline ended on June 20, 2014. The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards will be held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California on Aug. 25, 2014, at 5:00 pm PDT and air on NBC 8ET/5PT.  We at MNG have compiled a list of 20 actors and actresses up for multiple nominations at the 2014 Emmys.

Let us have a look at the actors and actresses whose work from June 1, 2013 until May 31, 2014 on TV has been remarkable.

1. Stephen Moyer

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actor in a Drama Series, “True Blood” (Bill Compton)
  • Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie, “The Sound of Music Live!” (Captain Von Trapp)

 

2. Rob Lowe

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actor In A Comedy Series, “Parks and Recreation” (Chris Traeger)
  • Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie, “Killing Kennedy” (John F. Kennedy)
  • Guest Actor in a Comedy Series, “Californication” (Eddie Nero)

 

3. Emily Mortimer

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, “The Newsroom” (MacKenzie McHale)
  • Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, “Doll & Em” (Emily)

 

4. Matt Bomer

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actor in a Drama Series, “White Collar” (Neal Caffrey)
  • Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, “The Normal Heart” (Felix Turner)

 

5. Patrick J. Adams

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actor in a Drama Series, “Suits” (Mike Ross)
  • Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie, “Rosemary’s Baby” (Guy Woodhouse)

 

6. Carrie Preston

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, “True Blood” (Arlene Fowler Bellefleur)
  • Guest Actress in a Drama Series, “The Good Wife” (Elsbeth Tascioni)

 

7. Bob Odenkirk

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, “Breaking Bad” (Saul Goodman)
  • Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or A Movie, “Fargo” (Deputy Bill Oswalt)

 

8. Jim Parsons

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actor in a Comedy Series, “The Big Bang Theory” (Sheldon)
  • Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, “The Normal Heart” (Tommy Boatwright)

 

9. Kathy Bates

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie, “American Horror Story: Coven” (Madame Delphine LaLaurie)
  • Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, “Mike & Molly” (Kay McKinnon)

 

10. Khandi Alexander

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actress in a Miniseries Or a Movie, “Treme” (LaDonna Batiste-Williams)
  • Guest Actress in a Drama Series, “Scandal” (Maya Pope)

 

11. Ellen Burstyn

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Miniseries Or a Movie, “Flowers In The Attic” (Olivia)
  • Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, “Louie” (Evanka)

 

12. Betsy Brandt

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Drama, “Breaking Bad” (Marie Schrader)
  • Supporting Actress in a Comedy, “The Michael J. Fox Show” (Annie Henry)

 

13. Kristen Bell

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, “House of Lies” (Jeannie Van Der Hooven)
  • Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, “Parks and Recreation” (Ingrid de Forest)

 

14. Yvette Nicole Brown

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, “Community” (Shirley Bennett)
  • Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, “The Soul Man” (Robyn)

 

15. Kiernan Shipka

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, “Mad Men” (Sally)
  • Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie, “Flowers In the Attic” (Cathy)

 

16. Jane Lynch

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, “Glee” (Sue Sylvester)
  • Host For A Reality or Reality-Competition Program, “Hollywood Game Night”

 

17. Ginnifer Goodwin

Up for nominations in:

  • Lead Actress in a Drama Series, “Once Upon a Time” (Snow White/Mary Margaret Blanchard)
  • Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie, “Killing Kennedy” (Jacqueline Kennedy)

 

18. Matthew Goode

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, “The Good Wife” (Finn Polmar)
  • Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie, “Dancing on the Edge” (Stanley Mitchell)

 

19. Glenn Howerton

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” (Dennis Reynolds)
  • Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie, “Fargo” (Don Chumph)

 

20. Niecy Nash

Up for nominations in:

  • Supporting Actress In a Comedy Series, “Getting On” (Didi Ortley)
  • Lead Actress In a Comedy Series, “The Soul Man” (Lolli Ballentine)

 

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards nominations announcement will be on July 10, 2014 at 8:40 a.m. Eastern/5:40 a.m. Pacific. According to the official Web site of the Emmys, Mindy Kaling and Carson Daly will reveal the official nominees. Seth Meyers will host the show on Aug. 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

And that’s it for MNG’s 66th Primetime Emmy Awards update featuring the 20 actors and actresses up for multiple nominations. For more details coming up about the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards including the complete list of winners, best moments and fashion verdict, stay tuned here at  Movie News Guide (MNG).

Check out the video below:

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Photo Source: Wikimedia Commons/ Riana/Anya Garrett

 

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