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Critics' Choice TV Nominations Announced

The People v. O.J. Simpson, Game of Thrones and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt lead the race.

by | November 14, 2016 | Comments

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(Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for The Critics’ Choice Awards)

The Broadcast Television Journalists Association announced today the 2016 TV nominations for the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards. Read through for the full list of nominees. The Critics’ Choice will kick off the awards show season this year on Sunday, December 11th on A&E at 8pm ET/5pm PT.


BEST COMEDY SERIES


BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES


Ellie Kemper

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Kate McKinnon

Saturday Night Live


Constance Wu

Fresh Off the Boat


BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES


Will Forte

The Last Man on Earth


Bill Hader

Documentary Now!


Jeffrey Tambor

Transparent


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES


Julie Bowen

Modern Family


Jane Krakowski

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Judith Light

Transparent


BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES


Andre Braugher

Brooklyn Nine-Nine


Tituss Burgess

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Ty Burrell

Modern Family


T.J. Miller

Silicon Valley


BEST GUEST PERFORMER IN A COMEDY SERIES


Alec Baldwin

Saturday Night Live


Christine Baranski

The Big Bang Theory


Larry David

Saturday Night Live


Lisa Kudrow

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Liam Neeson

Inside Amy Schumer


BEST DRAMA SERIES


BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES


Viola Davis

How to Get Away with Murder


Tatiana Maslany

Orphan Black


Keri Russell

The Americans


Robin Wright

House of Cards


BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES


Sam Heughan

Outlander


Rami Malek

Mr. Robot


Bob Odenkirk

Better Call Saul


Matthew Rhys

The Americans


Liev Schreiber

Ray Donovan


Kevin Spacey

House of Cards


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES


Christine Baranski

The Good Wife


Emilia Clarke

Game of Thrones


Lena Headey

Game of Thrones


Maura Tierney

The Affair


BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES


Peter Dinklage

Game of Thrones


Kit Harington

Game of Thrones


John Lithgow

The Crown


Jon Voight

Ray Donovan


BEST GUEST PERFORMER IN A DRAMA SERIES


Mahershala Ali

House of Cards


Lisa Bonet

Ray Donovan


Ellen Burstyn

House of Cards


Michael J. Fox

The Good Wife


Jared Harris

The Crown


Jeffrey Dean Morgan

The Walking Dead


BEST MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES


BEST ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES


Olivia Colman

The Night Manager


Felicity Huffman

American Crime


Cynthia Nixon

Killing Reagan


Sarah Paulson

The People v. O.J. Simpson


Lili Taylor

American Crime


Kerry Washington

Confirmation


BEST ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES


Bryan Cranston

All the Way


Benedict Cumberbatch

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride


Cuba Gooding Jr.

The People v. O.J. Simpson


Tom Hiddleston

The Night Manager


Tim Matheson

Killing Reagan


Courtney B. Vance

The People v. O.J. Simpson


BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES


Elizabeth Debicki

The Night Manager


Regina King

American Crime


Sarah Lancashire

The Dresser


Melissa Leo

All the Way


Emily Watson

The Dresser


BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES


Sterling K. Brown

The People v. O.J. Simpson


Frank Langella

All the Way


Hugh Laurie

The Night Manager


John Travolta

The People v. O.J. Simpson


BEST ANIMATION SERIES


BEST REALITY COMPETITION


BEST REALITY SHOW HOST


Ted Allen

Chopped


Tom Bergeron

Dancing with the Stars


Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown


Nick Cannon

America’s Got Talent


Carson Daly

The Voice


RuPaul

RuPaul’s Drag Race


BEST STRUCTURED REALITY SHOW


BEST TALK SHOW


BEST UNSTRUCTURED REALITY SHOW

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