BEST MALE VIDEO
Kendrick Lamar – "Swimming Pools (Drank)"
Bruno Mars – "Locked Out Of Heaven"
Ed Sheeran – "Lego House"
Robin Thicke f/ T.I. & Pharrell – "Blurred Lines"
Justin Timberlake – "Mirrors"
FRONTRUNNER: Justin Timberlake – "Mirrors"
TOUGHEST COMPETITION: Robin Thicke f/ T.I. & Pharrell – "Blurred Lines"
Timberlake leads with six nominations this year. Mars and Thicke are nominated for four moonmen apiece.
Justin Timberlake is a previous two-time champ in this race and has only lost once – to Usher in 2004. He's tied with the most victories here with Tom Petty, Beck, Will Smith and Chris Brown. If he triumphs again, he'll tie Eminem's record. Timberlake's toughest competition is Robin Thicke, whose "Blurred Lines" has topped Billboard's Hot 100 for the past 10 weeks and counting.
I predict Timberlake will win Best Male Video.
Gold Derby's prediction center agrees. Combining the forecasts of our Editors, Users and Top 24 Users, it ranks contenders with these racetrack odds:
1. Timberlake – 8/13
2. Thicke – 27/10
3. Mars – 10/1
4. Sheeran – 100/1
5. Lamar – 100/1
Every actor submits only one sample episode, which will be judged by other actors (ranging from 25 to 75 per category jury) between July 28 and August 14. TV series submit six, which will be split into three pairs to be distributed randomly to about 300 voters. We now have uncovered every single title submitted for the 2014 races. CLICK HERE FOR THE EPISODES
We analyze the pros and cons
of episodes submitted by actors
to Emmy judges
Who submitted well? Click links below to read our in-depth analysis of each actor's episode entry.
DRAMA GUEST ACTRESS
Kate Burton ("Scandal")
Jane Fonda ("The Newsroom")
Allison Janney ("Masters of Sex")
Kate Mara ("House of Cards")
Margo Martindale ("The Americans")
Diana Rigg ("Game of Thrones")