The nominations for the 63rd annual Primetime Emmy awards were announced at 8:35 a.m. Eastern time Thursday. Mad Men led the weekly field with 19 nominations, edging out HBO's Boardwalk Empire, which received 18 nominations. HBO miniseries Mildred Pierce captured 21 nominations. Here's a list of the major nominees from the Emmys Web site.
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Also, see how our own predictions stack up against the nominations.
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