This morning, Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul and Neil Patrick Harris (a last-minute substitute for Kate Mara, who apparently had travel troubles) announced the nominees for the 65th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
Both actor-announcers garnered nominations of their own, Paul for Best Supporting Actor in Breaking Bad and Harris for his role hosting the Tonys. Harris is set to host this year's Emmys show, which will air September 22 on CBS.
Shows with the most noms include American Horror Story: Asylum with 17, Game of Thrones with 16, while Behind the Candelabra nabbed 15, and there were 13 for 30 Rock.
And the nominees are...
Lead Actor in a Drama Series Hugh Bonneville, Downton Abbey Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom Jon Hamm, Mad Men Kevin Spacey, House of Cards Damian Lewis, Homeland Lead Actress in a Drama Series Connie Britton, Nashville Claire Danes, Homeland Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey Vera Farmiga, Bates Motel Kerry Washington, Scandal Robin Wright, House of Cards Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie Benedict Cumberbatch, Parade's End Michael Douglas, Behind The Candelabra Matt Damon, Behind The Candelabra Toby Jones, The Girl Al Pacino, Phil Spector
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Asylum Laura Linney, The Big C: Hereafter Helen Mirren, Phil Spector Elisabeth Moss, Top of the Lake Sigourney Weaver, Political Animals Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program Ryan Seacrest, American Idol Betty White, Betty White's Off Their Rockers Tom Bergeron, Dancing With The Stars Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, Project Runway Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance Anthony Bourdain, The Taste
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock Jason Bateman, Arrested Development Louis C.K., Louie Don Cheadle, House of Lies Matt LeBlanc, Episodes Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series Laura Dern, Enlightened Lena Dunham, Girls Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie Tina Fey, 30 Rock Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation
Reality-Competition Series The Amazing Race Dancing With the Stars Project Runway So You Think You Can Dance Top Chef The Voice
Variety Series The Colbert Report The Daily Show Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Jimmy Kimmel Live Saturday Night Live Real Time With Bill Maher
Drama Series Breaking Bad Downton Abbey Game of Thrones House of Cards Homeland Mad Men
Comedy Series 30 Rock The Big Bang Girls Louie Modern Family Veep Miniseries or Movie American Horror Story Behind the Candelabra The Bible Phil Spector Political Animals Top of the Lake
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series Bobby Cannavale, Boardwalk Empire Jonathan Banks, Breaking Bad Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad Jim Carter, Downton Abbey Peter Dinklage, Game Of Thrones Mandy Patinkin, Homeland
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey Emilia Clarke, Game Of Thrones Christine Baranski, The Good Wife Morena Baccarin, Homeland Christina Hendricks, Mad Men
Outstanding Guest Actor In A Drama Series Nathan Lane, The Good Wife Michael J. Fox, The Good Wife Rupert Friend, Homeland Robert Morse, Mad Men Harry Hamlin, Mad Men Dan Bucatinsky, Scandal
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series Adam Driver, Girls Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family Ed O'Neill, Modern Family Ty Burrell, Modern Family Bill Hader, Saturday Night Live Tony Hale, Veep Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series Bob Newhart, The Big Bang Theory Nathan Lane, Modern Family Bobby Cannavale, Nurse Jackie Louis C.K., Saturday Night Live Justin Timberlake, Saturday Night Live Will Forte, 30 Rock Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series Margo Martindale, The Americans Diana Rigg, Game Of Thrones Carrie Preston, The Good Wife Linda Cardellini, Mad Men Jane Fonda, The Newsroom Joan Cusack, Shameless Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory Jane Lynch, Glee Julie Bowen, Modern Family Merritt Wever, Nurse Jackie Sofia Vergara, Modern Family Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock Anna Chlumsky, Veep
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Outstanding Animated Program Bob's Burgers Kung Fu Panda: Legends Of Awesomeness Regular Show The Simpsons South Park
See the complete list of nominees at the Emmy website.
The Emmys will air at 8 p.m. EST on CBS Sunday, Sepetember 22.