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Emmys 2006: Main nominations
Gillian Anderson in Bleak House
Gillian Anderson was nominated for her role in the BBC's Bleak House
Bleak House, 24, and The West Wing were among the 451 nominees in 90 categories for the Primetime Emmys 2006.

Here are some of the main nominees:

Lead actor in a comedy
Steve Carell - The Office
Larry David - Curb Your Enthusiasm
Kevin James - King of Queens
Tony Shalhoub - Monk
Charlie Sheen - Two and a Half Men

Lead actress in a comedy
Stockard Channing - Out of Practice
Jane Kaczmarek - Malcolm in the Middle
Lisa Kudrow - The Comeback
Debra Messing - Will & Grace
Julia Louis-Dreyfus - The New Adventures of Old Christine

Lead actor in a drama
Peter Krause - Six Feet Under
Denis Leary - Rescue Me
Christopher Meloni - Law and Order: Special Victims Unit
Martin Sheen - The West Wing
Kiefer Sutherland - 24

Lead actress in a drama
Frances Conroy - Six Feet Under
Geena Davis - Commander In Chief
Mariska Hargitay - Law and Order: Special Victims Unit
Allison Janney - The West Wing
Kyra Sedgwick - The Closer

Lead actor in a mini-series/movie
Andre Braugher - Thief
Charles Dance - Bleak House
Ben Kinglsey - Mrs Harris
Donald Sutherland - Human Trafficking
Jon Voight - Pope John Paul II

Lead actress in a mini-series/movie
Gillian Anderson - Bleak House
Kathy Bates - Ambulance Girl
Annette Benning - Mrs Harris
Judy Davis - A Little Thing Called Murder
Helen Mirren - Elizabeth I

Supporting actor in a drama
William Shatner - Boston Legal
Oliver Platt - Huff
Michael Imperioli - The Sopranos
Gregory Itzin - 24
Alan Alda - The West Wing

Supporting actress in a drama
Candice Bergen - Boston Legal
Sandra Oh - Grey's Anatomy
Chandra Wilson - Grey's Anatomy
Blythe Danner - Huff
Jean Smart - 24

Supporting actor in a comedy
Will Arnett - Arrested Development
Jeremy Piven - Entourage
Bryan Cranston - Malcolm In The Middle
Jon Cryer - Two and a Half Men
Sean Hayes - Will And Grace

Supporting actress in a comedy
Cheryl Hines - Curb Your Enthusiasm
Alfre Woodard - Desperate Housewives
Jaime Pressly - My Name Is Earl
Elizabeth Perkins - Weeds
Megan Mullally - Karen

Outstanding comedy
Arrested Development
Curb Your Enthusiasm
The Office
Two and a Half Men

Outstanding drama series
Grey's Anatomy
The Sopranos
The West Wing

Outstanding miniseries
Bleak House
Elizabeth I
Into the West
Sleeper Cell

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