"Greg (Daniels) gave me my first job in Hollywood seven years ago and to be nommed with him, I'm just over the moon about it. He taught me how to write."
"I don't choose my shows based on popularity. I knew from Ray (Romano) and Mike's (Royce) script that we were on to something."
Liz Brixius and Linda Wallem, co-creators/exec producers of “Nurse Jackie” Liz Brixius: “The thing that’s most exciting is that two years ago we were asked to do a show for Edie Falco, and we wanted…
"It turns out I'm up against Ryan Seacrest. This is a smackdown of a biblical level.
Robert and Michelle King, creators/exec producers, “The Good Wife” Robert King: “We were force majeured during the writers strike. I wonder if some of this burst of creativity (in primetime TV) came…
"It really makes it so much richer an experience for the show to receive the nomination too."
"The separation (with Glenn Close) was kind of odd and it was not as fun because I was always calling Glenn asking where she was."
"The other characters that John Goodman and Danny Houston portrayed were really important in helping get under the skin of (Jack) Kevorkian and showing that side of him you wouldn't normally see in…
"I think the one great thing about the show is that it attracts these incredible actors who want to be on it and to work with them is a real pleasure."
Lindelof: "It sounds so cliche that it's great to be nominated but that's what we're basking in now."
"The character is always changing and that's what you really want and, with writing like this, you are always getting something different."