Thursday July 18th 2013

The Emmy nominations were announced this morning.  Benedict Cumberbatch, who was nominated last year as Outstanding Lead Actor in a Movie or Miniseries for his work in Sherlock: A Scandal in Belgravia, is up again in the same category this year for his hard-shelled performance in the HBO/BBC co-pro Parade’s End. He faces fellow Brit Toby Jones (The Girl), Behind the Candelabra duo Matt Damon and Michael Douglas, and Al Pacino (Phil Spector).

See full list of nominees here.

Hollywood Reporter
UK Stars, Shows Draw Primetime Emmy Nominations