Emmy 2008 nominations for lead actor and actress in comedy series

60th Primetime Emmy Awards
Sunday, September 21
NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE, Los Angeles

2008 Emmy Award Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series winner and nominations

Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy, 30 Rock

Alec Baldwin is the 2008 Emmy Award nominee for Outstanding Lead Actor? In a Comedy Series for his role as a suave network executive, Jack Donaghy in 30 Rock. Alec Baldwin is the winner of the 2007 Golden Globe award and the 2006 and 2007 SAG award for the same role.

Tony Shalhoub as Adrian Monk, Monk

Tony Shalhoub has received a 2008 Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor? In a Comedy Series for his role as Adrian Monk in the sitcom Monk. Tony Shahloub is the winner of the 2003, 2005, and 2006 Emmy award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series.

Lee Pace as Ned, Pushing Daisies

Lee Pace is the 2008 Emmy Award Nominee for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Ned in the series Pushing Daisies.

Steve Carell as Michael Scott, The Office

Steve Carell has received a 2008 Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Michael Scott in The Office. The Get Smart and Little Miss Sunshine actor is also the winner of the 2006 Golden Globe award for the role of Michael Scott. Steve Carell has been nominated for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2006 and 2007 as well.

Charlie Sheen as Charlie Harper, Two And A Half Men

Charlie Sheen is the 2008 Emmy Award nominee for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for his role as Charlie Harper in the sitcom Two and A Half Men.

2008 Emmy Award Outstanding Lead Actress? In a Comedy Series winner and nominees

Tina Fey as Liz Lemon, 30 Rock

Tina Fey is the 2008 Emmy award Best Actress in a Comedy Series nominee for 30 Rock. Tina Fey is the creator of the 30 Rock series and plays Liz Lemon whose character is based on her own personality.

Christina Applegate as Samantha Newly, Samantha Who?

Christina Applegate has been nominated for the 2008 Emmy for Best Actress in a Comedy Series. Christina plays Samantha “Sam” Newly  in the sitcom Samantha Who? She has earlier played the role of Kelly Bundy in the series Married…with children.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Christine Campbell, The New Adventures Of Old Christine

Julia Louia-Dreyfus has been nominated for the 2008 Emmy Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series for The New Adventures of Old Christine. Julia plays Christine Campbell, a woman who gets embroiled in a complex situation when her husband leaves her for a younger Christine. Julia is the winner of the 2006 Emmy award for Outstanding Lead Actress? In a Comedy Series for the role of Christine Campbell and the 1996 Emmy award for her role as Elain    e in the hit sitcom Seinfeld.

America Ferrera as Betty Suarez, Ugly Betty

America Ferrera is the winner of the 2007 Emmy award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy series. America has been nominated for the 2008 Emmy Award for the same role. America is also the winner of the 2007 Golden Globe and 2007 SAG award.

Mary-Louise Parker as Nancy Botwin, Weeds

In Weeds, Mary-Louise Parker, the nominee for the 2008 Emmy award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series plays a widowed mother of two kids who fends for herself by selling drugs. Mary-Louise Parker has won the Best Actress Golden Globe award for her role in Weeds in 2006.

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