What are Top 10 Emmy contenders in key categories: ‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘Modern Family,’ …?

We have been busy winnowing down the dozens of shows and hundreds of performers in contention to just the top 10 in each of the key categories at the Emmys. This coming Thursday (July 10), Carson Daly (“The Voice) and Mindy Kaling (“The Mindy Project”) will reveal those that made the cut when nominations for the 66th annual edition of these kudos are unveiled.

Before then, take a look at each of the category links below and then make your predictions, beginning with Best Comedy Series. To get a sense of the size of the respective playing fields, we have included the number of entries in each category. 

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COMEDY
Comedy Series
Modern Family,’ ‘Veep,’ …

Comedy Actor (66 entries)
Jim Parsons (“The Big Bang Theory“), Andy Samberg (“Brooklyn Nine-Nine“), … 

Comedy Actress (48 entries)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (“Veep”), Amy Poehler (“Parks and Recreation“), …

Comedy Supporting Actor (183 entries)
Ty Burrell (“Modern Family”), Tony Hale (“Veep”), …

Comedy Supporting Actress (132 entries) 
Allison Janney (“Mom“), Julie Bowen (“Modern Family”), …

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DRAMA
Drama Series (108 entries)
Breaking Bad,’ ‘House of Cards,’ …

Drama Actor (87 entries)
Bryan Cranston (“Breaking Bad”), Matthew McConaughey (“True Detective“), …

Drama Actress (57 entries)
Robin Wright (“House of Cards”), Kerry Washington (“Scandal“), …

Drama Supporting Actor (265 entries)
Aaron Paul (“Breaking Bad”, Peter Dinklage (“Game of Thrones”), …

Drama Supporting Actress (170 entries)
Anna Gunn (“Breaking Bad”), Emilia Clarke (“Game of Thrones”), …

MOVIES/MINISERIES
TV Movie (37 entries)
The Normal Heart,’ Sherlock,’ …

Miniseries (16 entries)
Fargo,’ ‘American Horror Story: Coven‘ …

Movie/Miniseries Actor (35 entries)
Billy Bob Thornton (“Fargo”), Mark Ruffalo (“The Normal Heart”), …

Movie/Miniseries Actress (25 entries)
Cicely Tyson (“The Trip to Bountiful“), Jessica Lange (“AHS: Coven”), …

Movie/Miniseries Supporting Actor (72 entries)
Matt Bomer (“The Normal Heart”), Martin Freeman (“Sherlock”), …

Movie/Miniseries Supporting Actress (61 entries)
Julia Roberts (“The Normal Heart”), Kathy Bates (“AHS: Coven”), …

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