SANTA MONICA, Calif. and
VANCOUVER, British Columbia
July 18, 2013
/PRNewswire/ -- LIONSGATE's ® (NYSE: LGF) acclaimed AMC drama MAD MEN, hit Showtime comedy NURSE JACKIE and ABC drama
earned a total of 18 Emmy® nominations today, including a sixth consecutive drama series nomination for MAD MEN; a fourth consecutive comedy nomination for four-time Emmy® winner
, who won the Lead Actress trophy for her role in the first season of NURSE JACKIE; and a nomination for
as Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
MAD MEN scored 12 nominations, including nods for
as Lead Actor (sixth drama nomination),
as Lead Actress (fourth nomination in this category),
as Supporting Actress (fourth nomination),
as Guest Actor,
as Guest Actor, and
as Guest Actress, in addition to the Outstanding Drama Series nomination and nods for Cinematography, Single-Camera Picture Editing, Hairstyling, Makeup and Sound Mixing.
In addition to
nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and
nod for Outstanding Supporting Actress (second nomination), NURSE JACKIE earned nominations for
as Guest Actor (second nomination in this category), as well as Casting and Sound Mixing.
earned a nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for
, her first nomination for the freshman series and her third nod in this category.
"We are enormously proud of the achievements of MAD MEN and NURSE JACKIE year after year, and the success of
in its very first season," said
, president, Lionsgate Television Group. "We congratulate our nominees and thank the TV Academy for this terrific recognition."
Lionsgate has now amassed a total of 138 Emmy nominations and 19 wins, including 87 nominations in the past four years alone. This year's nominations are as follows: