Sunday, September 18, 2005

Emmy predictions

Ellen Degeneres will be mostly funny and the show won't feel 8 hours long...

Oh, let's go with winner predictions, always more fun. (My predicted winner in bold)

  • Drama Series
      The West Wing
      Six Feet Under
  • Comedy Series
      Arrested Development
      Desperate Housewives
      Everybody Loves Raymond
      Will & Grace
  • Lead Actor in a Drama Series
      James Spader (Boston Legal)
      Ian McShane (Deadwood)
      Hugh Laurie (House)
      Hank Azaria (Huff)
      Kiefer Sutherland (24)
  • Lead Actress in a Drama Series
      Jennifer Garner (Alias)
      Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU)
      Patricia Arquette (Medium)
      Glenn Close (The Shield)
      Frances Conroy (Six Feet Under)
  • Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
      Jason Bateman (Arrested Development)
      Ray Romano (Everybody Loves Raymond)
      Tony Shalhoub (Monk)
      Zack Braff (Scrubs)
      Eric McCormack (Will & Grace)
  • Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
      Marcia Cross (Desperate Housewives)
      Teri Hatcher (Desperate Housewives)
      Felicity Huffman (Desperate Housewives)
      Patricia Heaton (Everybody Loves Raymond)
      Jane Kaczmarek (Malcom in the Middle)
  • Supporting Actor in Drama Series
      William Shatner (Boston Legal)
      Oliver Platt (Huff)
      Naveen Andrews (Lost)
      Terry O'Quinn (Lost)
      Alan Alda (The West Wing)
  • Supporting Actress in Drama Series
      Sandra Oh (Grey's Anatomy)
      Blythe Danner (Huff)
      Tyne Daly (Judging Amy)
      CCH Pounder (The Shield)
      Stockard Channing (The West Wing)
  • Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
      Jeffrey Tambor (Arrested Development)
      Jeremy Piven (Entourage)
      Peter Boyle (Everybody Loves Raymond)
      Brad Garrett (Everybody Loves Raymond)
      Sean Hayes (Will & Grace)
  • Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
      Jessica Walter (Arrested Development)
      Doris Roberts (Everybody Loves Raymond)
      Holland Taylor (Two and a Half Men)
      Conchata Ferrell (Two and a Half Men)
      Megan Mullally (Will & Grace)
All of these categories are important, but what about the ones that matter to us, the writers?? And for this list, I'm going to credit the writers -- all of them!

  • Writing for a Comedy Series
      Arrested Development • Sad Sack •
      Barbie Adler, Writer

      Arrested Development • Sword Of Destiny •
      Brad Copeland, Writer

      Arrested Development • The Righteous Brothers •
      Mitchell Hurwitz, Written by
      Jim Valley, Written by

      Desperate Housewives • Pilot •
      Marc Cherry, Writer

      Everybody Loves Raymond • Finale •
      Philip Rosenthal, Writer
      Ray Romano, Writer
      Tucker Cawley, Writer
      Lew Schneider, Writer
      Steve Skrovan, Writer
      Jeremy Stevens, Writer
      Mike Royce, Writer
      Aaron Shure, Writer
      Tom Caltabiano, Writer
      Leslie Caveny, Writer
  • Writing for a Drama Series
      House • Three Stories •
      David Shore, Writer

      Lost • Pilot •
      J.J. Abrams, Teleplay by/Story by
      Damon Lindelof, Teleplay by/Story by
      Jeffrey Lieber, Story by

      Lost • Walkabout •
      David Fury, Written by

      Rescue Me • Pilot •
      Peter Tolan, Writer
      Denis Leary, Writer

      The Wire • Middle Ground •
      George Pelecanos, Writer/Story by
      David Simon, Story by
There you have it, my predictions. Make yours before showtime.

1 comment:

Scott said...

There is no doubt thta Piven deserves it, but I think they will give it to Boyle.