John Adams Leads The List

 - Jul 17, 2008
Nominations for the 60th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be revealed this morning, led by HBO series "John Adams" with 23 bids which was strengthened by the show's lead actor, Paul Giamatti, also receiving a nominee for best actor.

Best Comedy Series nominations included The Office, Entourage, 30 Rock, Two and a Half Men and Curb Your Enthusiasm. Nominees for Best Dramatic Series included Dexter, House, Lost, Boston Legal, Damages and Mad Men.

Also, good new for Grey's Anatomy fans was announced today: Katherine Heigl signed up for another season of the show! Rumors were flying that she would leave after being frustrated with last season's scripts. Factor in the success she had in her recent movies "Knocked Up" and "27 Dresses," it wouldn't have been a surprise; however, for now, she's sticking with the ABC show.

"She's absolutely staying with the show," said ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson. "There's an unbelievable story line for her this year, which is really central to everything that's going to go on this season."

The Emmy Awards will be given out September 21st.

The official HBO trailer from John Adams is above. Below are clips from each of the other nominees.




Boston Legal


Mad Men

The Office


30 Rock

Two and a Half Men

Curb Your Enthusiasm