Saturday, September 19, 2009

Emmy Predictions 2009: Actors

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Jemaine Clement, Flight Of The Conchords
Tony Shalhoub, Monk
Steve Carell, The Office
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Charlie Sheen, Two And A Half Men

Anthony: Alec Baldwin

Michael: Jim Parsons

Outstanding Lead Actor in A Drama Series
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Hugh Laurie, House
Gabriel Byrne, In Treatment
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Simon Baker, The Mentalist

Anthony: Jon Hamm needs, and deserves, the love.

Michael: Jon Hamm.

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries Or A Movie
Kevin Kline, Cyrano de Bergerac
Brendan Gleeson, Into The Storm
Sir Ian McKellen, King Lear (Great Performances)
Kevin Bacon, Taking Chance
Kiefer Sutherland, 24: Redemption
Kenneth Branagh, Wallander: One Step Behind

Anthony: 24 had a comeback season. Kiefer could take this one.

Michael: Sir Ian McKellen.

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series
Kevin Dillon, Entourage
Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother
Rainn Wilson, The Office
Tracy Morgan, 30 Rock
Jack McBrayer, 30 Rock
Jon Cryer, Two And A Half Men

Anthony: There is a lot of critical buzz for Neil Patrick Harris.

Michael: I agree. I think he'll get it.

Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series
William Shatner, Boston Legal
Christian Clemenson, Boston Legal
Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
William Hurt, Damages
Michael Emerson, Lost
John Slattery, Mad Men

Anthony: Michael Emerson. Lost needs something and he is a great actor who should win.

Michael: I have no clue for this one. Let's give it to William Shatner.


Jeve (aka John and Steve) said...

I'm agreeing with Anthony on this one. No offense Michael!

Larry Ohio said...

Oh hell, Michael, great idea to post your predictions. I am totally going to steal this idea.

Ray's Cowboy said...

will be watching to see who wins.

Steven Anthony said...

I agree with all your predictions...great choices...

especially Neil Patrick Harris, doogy houser md needs some love..and since Im not around to give him award will have to do:)

Eric Arvin said...

No more Shatner wins! He has enough ;-)

Windy City Sex blog said...

I love Jim Parsons andas a USD guy, he totally rocks it but I doubt he wins.

Doug Goff said...

I like your picks for both the men and the women. Mary Louise Parker is my favorite though!