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The nominations for the 2009 Emmy Awards were annouced this morning. How on the ball are they? Check out these lists and decide for yourself. I’ll be posting my personal thoughts over the next few weeks. Stay tuned…

BEST DRAMA SERIES

  • Big Love
  • Breaking Bad
  • Damages
  • Dexter
  • House
  • Lost
  • Mad Men

BEST COMEDY SERIES

  • Entourage
  • Family Guy
  • Flight of the Conchords
  • How I Met Your Mother
  • The Office
  • 30 Rock
  • Weeds

Continue reading for the list of drama and comedy series nominations…

BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Simon Baker, The Mentalist
  • Gabriel Byrne, In Treatment
  • Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
  • Michael C. Hall, Dexter
  • Jon Hamm, Mad Men
  • Hugh Laurie, House

BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Glenn Close, Damages
  • Sally Field, Brothers & Sisters
  • Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU
  • Holly Hunter, Saving Grace
  • Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
  • Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Christian Clemenson, Boston Legal
  • Michael Emerson, Lost
  • William Hurt, Damages
  • Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
  • William Shatner, Boston Legal
  • John Slattery, Mad Men

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Rose Byrne, Damages
  • Hope Davis, In Treatment
  • Cherry Jones, In Treatment
  • Sandra Oh, Grey’s Anatomy
  • Dianne Wiest, In Treatment
  • Chandra Wilson, Grey’s Anatomy

GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Edward Asner, CSI: NY
  • Ted Danson, Damages
  • Ernest Borgnine, ER
  • Michael J. Fox, Rescue Me
  • Jimmy Smits, Dexter

GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

  • Brenda Blethyn, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • Carol Burnett, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • Ellen Burstyn, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
  • Sharon Lawrence, Grey’s Anatomy
  • CCH Pounder, The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency

BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
  • Steve Carell, The Office
  • Jemaine Clement, Flight of the Conchords
  • Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
  • Tony Shalhoub, Monk
  • Charlie Sheen, Two and a Half Men

BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Christina Applegate, Samantha Who?
  • Toni Collette, United States of Tara
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
  • Tina Fey, 30 Rock
  • Mary-Louise Parker, Weeds
  • Sarah Silverman, The Sarah Silverman Program

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Jon Cryer, Two and a Half Men
  • Kevin Dillon, Entourage
  • Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother
  • Jack McBrayer, 30 Rock
  • Tracy Morgan, 30 Rock
  • Rainn Wilson, The Office

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Kristin Chenoweth, Pushing Daisies
  • Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
  • Elizabeth Perkins, Weeds
  • Amy Poehler, Saturday Night Live
  • Kristin Wiig, Saturday Night Live
  • Vanessa Williams, Ugly Betty

GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Alan Alda, 30 Rock
  • Beau Bridges, Desperate Housewives
  • Jon Hamm, 30 Rock
  • Steve Martin, 30 Rock
  • Justin Timberlake, Saturday Night Live

GUEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES

  • Jennifer Aniston, 30 Rock
  • Christine Baranski, The Big Bang Theory
  • Tina Fey, Saturday Night Live
  • Gena Rowlands, Monk
  • Elaine Stritch, 30 Rock
  • Betty White, My Name Is Earl

Check out the complete list of 2009 Emmy nominations (including reality, miniseries, made for TV movies, and more) by clicking here.