The 61st Primetime Emmy Award Nominations were announced on Thursday, July 16th by Chandra Wilson from “Grey’s Anatomy” and Jim Parsons from “The Big Bang Theory” and I am so happy to announce Elizabeth has received her third Emmy nomination for her performance as Celia Hodes in Weeds – Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series.
Congratulations goes to our Eliz for her nomination and hopefully she finally takes home the Emmy statue this year, she really deserves this award!
* Kristin Chenoweth (Pushing Daisies)
* Amy Poehler (Saturday Night Live)
* Kristin Wiig (Saturday Night Live)
* Jane Krakowski (30 Rock)
* Vanessa Williams (Ugly Betty)
* Elizabeth Perkins (Weeds)
Weeds lands 6 Emmy nominations! Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Casting For A Comedy Series, Outstanding Cinematography For A Half-Hour Series, Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Comedy Or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation) and Mary-Louise Parker (Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series). Congratulations to the cast and crew!
The Primetime Emmy Awards will be held on Sunday September 20, 2009 in Los Angeles. Click here to see a full list of nominees.