'Community' leads all series with six nods

Buoyed by cult favorites “Community” and “Parks and Recreation,” NBC topped all networks with 14 nominations for the second annual Critics Choice Television Awards.

The ratings-challenged “Community,” which received a fourth-season renewal in May but lost showrunner Dan Harmon in the process, earned six noms from the Broadcast Television Journalists Assn., including a nod for comedy series and four in the supporting acting categories.

“Parks” grabbed five noms, tying AMC’s “Mad Men” for the silver medal among individual programs.

ABC finished second in total noms with 13, ahead of HBO and Fox (12 apiece) and AMC and FX (11 each). AMC had two of the six drama series nominations with “Breaking Bad” and “Mad Men,” which were joined by PBS’ “Downton Abbey,” HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” CBS’ “The Good Wife” and the only rookie, Showtime’s “Homeland.”

“Community” and “Parks” were joined in the comedy cavalcade by CBS’ “The Big Bang Theory,” HBO’s “Girls,” ABC’s “Modern Family” and Fox’s “New Girl.”

Lead actor nominations went to Bryan Cranston, Kelsey Grammer, Jon Hamm, Charlie Hunnam, Damian Lewis and Timothy Olyphant in drama, and Don Cheadle, Louis C.K., Larry David, Garret Dillahunt, Joel McHale and Jim Parsons in comedy.

For actress, lead drama noms went to Claire Danes, Michelle Dockery, Julianna Marguiles, Elisabeth Moss, Emmy Rossum and Katey Sagal, and lead comedy to Zooey Deschanel, Lena Dunham, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Martha Plimpton, Amy Poelher and Ashley Rickards, whose “Awkward” runs on MTV.

Winners will be announced June 18 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Last year’s ceremony was televised by VH1, but broadcast and online rights for this year’s event have not been acquired.

The full list of CCTA nominees:

Drama series
“Breaking Bad” (AMC)
“Downton Abbey” (PBS)
“Game of Thrones” (HBO)
“The Good Wife” (CBS)
“Homeland” (Showtime)
“Mad Men” (AMC)

Drama actor
Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
Kelsey Grammer, “Boss” (Starz)
Jon Hamm, “Mad Men” (AMC)
Charlie Hunnam, “Sons of Anarchy” (FX)
Damian Lewis, “Homeland” (Showtime)
Timothy Olyphant, “Justified” (FX)

Drama actress
Claire Danes, “Homeland” (Showtime)
Michelle Dockery, “Downton Abbey” (PBS)
Julianna Margulies, “The Good Wife” (CBS)
Elisabeth Moss, “Mad Men” (AMC)
Emmy Rossum, “Shameless” (Showtime)
Katey Sagal, “Sons of Anarchy” (FX)

Drama supporting actor
Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones” (HBO)
Giancarlo Esposito, “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
Neal McDonough, “Justified” (FX)
John Noble, “Fringe” (Fox)
Aaron Paul, “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
John Slattery, “Mad Men” (AMC)

Drama supporting actress
Christine Baranski, “The Good Wife” (CBS)
Anna Gunn, “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
Christina Hendricks, “Mad Men” (AMC)
Regina King, “Southland” (TNT)
Kelly Macdonald, “Boardwalk Empire” (HBO)
Maggie Siff, “Sons of Anarchy” (FX)

Drama guest performer
Dylan Baker, “Damages” (DirecTV)
Jere Burns, “Justified” (FX)
Loretta Devine, “Grey’s Anatomy” (ABC)
Lucy Liu, “Southland” (TNT)
Carrie Preston, “The Good Wife” (CBS)
Chloe Webb, “Shameless” (Showtime)

Comedy series
“The Big Bang Theory” (CBS)
“Community” (NBC)
“Girls” (HBO)
“Modern Family” (ABC)
“New Girl” (Fox)
“Parks and Recreation” (NBC)

Comedy actor
Don Cheadle, “House of Lies” (Showtime)
Louis C.K., “Louie” (FX)
Larry David, “Curb Your Enthusiasm” (HBO)
Garret Dillahunt, “Raising Hope” (Fox)
Joel McHale, “Community” (NBC)
Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory” (CBS)

Comedy actress
Zooey Deschanel, “New Girl” (Fox)
Lena Dunham, “Girls” (HBO)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep” (HBO)
Martha Plimpton, “Raising Hope” (Fox)
Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation” (NBC)
Ashley Rickards, “Awkward” (MTV)

Comedy supporting actor
Ty Burrell, “Modern Family” (ABC)
Max Greenfield, “New Girl” (Fox)
Nick Offerman, “Parks and Recreation” (NBC)
Danny Pudi, “Community” (NBC)
Jim Rash, “Community” (NBC)
Damon Wayans Jr., “Happy Endings” (ABC)

Comedy supporting actress
Julie Bowen, “Modern Family” (ABC)
Alison Brie, “Community” (NBC)
Cheryl Hines, “Suburgatory” (ABC)
Gillian Jacobs, “Community” (NBC)
Eden Sher, “The Middle” (ABC)
Casey Wilson, “Happy Endings” (ABC)

Comedy guest performer
Becky Ann Baker, “Girls” (HBO)
Bobby Cannavale, “Modern Family” (ABC)
Kathryn Hahn, “Parks and Recreation” (NBC)
Justin Long, “New Girl” (Fox)
Paul Rudd, “Parks and Recreation” (NBC)
Peter Scolari, “Girls” (HBO)

Animated series
“Archer” (FX)
“Adventure Time” (Cartoon Network)
“Bob’s Burgers” (Fox)
“Family Guy” (Fox)
“Star Wars: The Clone Wars” (Cartoon Network)

Movie/Miniseries
“American Horror Story” (FX)
“Game Change” (HBO)
“The Hour” (BBC America)
“Luther” (BBC America)
“Page Eight” (PBS)
“Sherlock” (PBS)

Movie/Miniseries actor
Kevin Costner, “Hatfields & McCoys” (History)
Benedict Cumberbatch, “Sherlock” (PBS)
Idris Elba, “Luther” (BBC America)
Woody Harrelson, “Game Change” (HBO)
Bill Nighy, “Page Eight” (PBS)
Dominic West, “The Hour” (BBC America)

Movie/Miniseries actress
Jessica Lange, “American Horror Story” (FX)
Gillian Anderson, “Great Expectations” (PBS)
Julianne Moore, “Game Change” (HBO)
Patricia Clarkson, “Five” (Lifetime)
Lara Pulver, “Sherlock” (PBS)
Emily Watson, “Appropriate Adult” (Sundance Channel)

Reality series
“Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations” (Travel Channel)
“Hoarders” (A&E)
“Sister Wives” (TLC)
“Kitchen Nightmares” (Fox)
“Pawn Stars” (History)
“Undercover Boss” (CBS)

Reality series (competition)
“The Pitch” (AMC)
“Shark Tank” (ABC)
“So You Think You Can Dance” (Fox)
“The Voice” (NBC)
“Chopped” (Food)
“The Amazing Race” (CBS)

Reality host
Tom Bergeron, “Dancing With the Stars” (ABC)
Nick Cannon, “America’s Got Talent” (NBC)Cat Deeley, “So You Think You Can Dance” (Fox)
Phil Keoghan, “The Amazing Race” (CBS)
RuPaul, “RuPaul’s Drag Race” (Logo)

Talkshow
“Conan” (TBS)
“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” (Comedy Central)
“Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” (NBC)
“Jimmy Kimmel Live” (ABC)
“The View” (ABC)

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