Experts' Predicted Winners
Emmy Awards 2012
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Reality Competition Program
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • The Amazing Race
    1

    The Amazing Race

    11
    9/4
  • Top Chef
    2

    Top Chef

    1
    5/1
  • The Voice
    3

    The Voice

    2
    5/1
  • So You Think You Can Dance
    4

    So You Think You Can Dance

    0
    11/2
  • Project Runway
    5

    Project Runway

    1
    17/2
  • Dancing With the Stars
    6

    Dancing With the Stars

    0
    11/1
Comedy Series
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Modern Family
    1

    Modern Family

    15
    7/4
  • Girls
    2

    Girls

    1
    5/1
  • The Big Bang Theory
    3

    The Big Bang Theory

    0
    6/1
  • Veep
    4

    Veep

    0
    13/2
  • 5

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    0
    17/2
  • 6

    30 Rock

    0
    9/1
Comedy Actress
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
    1

    Julia Louis-Dreyfus

    9
    10/3
  • 2

    Zooey Deschanel

    3
    9/2
  • 3

    Amy Poehler

    3
    11/2
  • Lena Dunham (Girls)
    4

    Lena Dunham

    0
    7/1
  • 5

    Edie Falco

    1
    8/1
  • 6

    Tina Fey

    0
    9/1
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike and Molly)
    7

    Melissa McCarthy

    0
    10/1
Comedy Actor
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Louis C.K.

    10
    11/5
  • Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory)
    2

    Jim Parsons

    5
    10/3
  • 3

    1
    13/2
  • Alec Baldwin (30 Rock)
    4

    Alec Baldwin

    0
    8/1
  • 5

    Larry David

    0
    8/1
  • 6

    Jon Cryer

    0
    9/1
Comedy Supp. Actress
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Julie Bowen (Modern Family)
    1

    Julie Bowen

    6
    10/3
  • 2

    Kathryn Joosten

    4
    4/1
  • Mayim Bialik (The Big Bang Theory)
    3

    Mayim Bialik

    1
    5/1
  • Sofia Vergara (Modern Family)
    4

    Sofia Vergara

    2
    5/1
  • 5

    3
    11/2
  • 6

    Merritt Wever

    0
    11/1
Comedy Supp. Actor
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Ed O'Neill (Modern Family)
    1

    Ed O'Neill

    9
    11/4
  • Ty Burrell (Modern Family)
    2

    Ty Burrell

    3
    7/2
  • 3

    Max Greenfield

    2
    5/1
  • Eric Stonestreet (Modern Family)
    4

    Eric Stonestreet

    2
    11/2
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family)
    5

    Jesse Tyler Ferguson

    0
    15/2
  • 6

    0
    11/1
Comedy Directing
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Louie

    4
    21/10
  • 2

    Curb Your Enthusiasm

    1
    4/1
  • Girls (Lena Dunham)
    3

    Girls

    0
    5/1
  • 4

    0
    7/1
  • 5

    0
    8/1
  • 6

    New Girl

    0
    11/1
Comedy Writing
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Girls (Lena Dunham)
    1

    Girls

    3
    19/10
  • 2

    Louie

    2
    14/5
  • 3

    Parks and Recreation

    0
    9/2
  • 4

    Community

    0
    13/2
  • 5

    Parks and Recreation

    0
    12/1
Drama Series
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Mad Men
    1

    Mad Men

    6
    3/1
  • 2

    Breaking Bad

    6
    10/3
  • Homeland
    3

    Homeland

    3
    9/2
  • 4

    1
    9/2
  • Game of Thrones
    5

    Game of Thrones

    0
    11/1
  • 6

    Boardwalk Empire

    0
    11/1
Drama Actress
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Claire Danes (Homeland)
    1

    Claire Danes

    15
    9/5
  • 2

    1
    4/1
  • Elisabeth Moss (Mad Men)
    3

    Elisabeth Moss

    0
    13/2
  • 4

    Glenn Close

    0
    17/2
  • Michelle Dockery (Downton Abbey)
    5

    Michelle Dockery

    0
    17/2
  • 6

    Kathy Bates

    0
    9/1
Drama Actor
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad)
    1

    Bryan Cranston

    11
    2/1
  • 2

    Damian Lewis

    2
    4/1
  • Jon Hamm (Mad Men)
    3

    Jon Hamm

    3
    4/1
  • 4

    Hugh Bonneville

    0
    9/1
  • 5

    Steve Buscemi

    0
    10/1
  • 6

    Michael C. Hall

    0
    11/1
Drama Supp. Actress
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Maggie Smith
    1

    Maggie Smith

    10
    11/5
  • 2

    Christina Hendricks

    5
    11/4
  • 3

    Anna Gunn

    1
    13/2
  • Christine Baranski (The Good Wife)
    4

    Christine Baranski

    0
    9/1
  • 5

    Archie Panjabi

    0
    9/1
  • Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey)
    6

    Joanne Froggatt

    0
    10/1
Drama Supp. Actor
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad)
    1

    Giancarlo Esposito

    10
    12/5
  • Jared Harris (Mad Men)
    2

    Jared Harris

    4
    7/2
  • Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones)
    3

    Peter Dinklage

    1
    5/1
  • 4

    Aaron Paul

    1
    11/2
  • 5

    Brendan Coyle

    0
    9/1
  • 6

    Jim Carter

    0
    11/1
Drama Directing
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Homeland (Michael Cuesta)
    1

    Homeland

    4
    2/1
  • 2

    Breaking Bad

    1
    13/5
  • 3

    Boardwalk Empire

    1
    5/1
  • 4

    0
    13/2
  • 5

    Mad Men

    0
    9/1
Drama Writing
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    3
    13/5
  • Homeland (Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Gideon Raff)
    2

    Homeland

    2
    11/4
  • 3

    Mad Men )

    1
    3/1
  • 4

    Mad Men

    0
    8/1
  • 5

    Mad Men )

    0
    9/1
TV Movie
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Game Change

    8
    12/5
  • 2

    Sherlock: His Last Vow

    4
    9/2
  • 3

    American Horror Story

    2
    5/1
  • 4

    Hatfields and McCoys

    1
    11/2
  • Luther
    5

    Luther

    1
    17/2
  • 6

    Hemingway and Gellhorn

    0
    10/1
Movie/Mini Actress
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Julianne Moore

    16
    3/2
  • 2

    Nicole Kidman

    0
    7/2
  • Connie Britton (American Horror Story)
    3

    Connie Britton

    0
    5/1
  • 4

    Emma Thompson

    0
    7/1
  • 5

    Ashley Judd )

    0
    10/1
Movie/Mini Actor
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock: His Last Vow)
    1

    Benedict Cumberbatch

    10
    13/5
  • 2

    Woody Harrelson

    1
    9/2
  • 3

    Kevin Costner

    4
    9/2
  • 4

    Clive Owen

    1
    6/1
  • Idris Elba (Luther)
    5

    Idris Elba

    0
    15/2
  • 6

    Bill Paxton

    0
    9/1
Movie/Mini Directing
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Jay Roach

    4
    17/10
  • 2

    Kevin Reynolds

    1
    10/3
  • 3

    Paul McGuigan

    0
    9/2
  • 4

    Philip Kaufman

    0
    7/1
  • 5

    Sam Miller

    0
    10/1
Movie/Mini Writing
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Danny Strong

    5
    3/2
  • 2

    Steven Moffat

    0
    10/3
  • 3

    Ted Mann, Ronald Parker and Bill Kerby

    0
    5/1
  • 4

    Neil Cross

    0
    17/2
  • 5

    Abi Morgan

    0
    9/1
Reality Host
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • 1

    Betty White

    7
    27/10
  • Phil Keoghan (The Amazing Race)
    2

    Phil Keoghan

    3
    7/2
  • Cat Deeley (So You Think You Can Dance)
    3

    Cat Deeley

    2
    4/1
  • Ryan Seacrest (American Idol)
    4

    Ryan Seacrest

    2
    5/1
  • Tom Bergeron (Dancing With the Stars)
    5

    Tom Bergeron

    1
    13/2
Variety Talk Series
Nominee
Top Choice
Odds
  • Daily Show with Jon Stewart
    1

    Daily Show with Jon Stewart

    13
    9/5
  • Colbert Report
    2

    Colbert Report

    1
    9/2
  • 3

    Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

    0
    13/2
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live
    4

    Jimmy Kimmel Live

    1
    13/2
  • Saturday Night Live
    5

    Saturday Night Live

    0
    9/1
  • Real Time with Bill Maher
    6

    Real Time with Bill Maher

    0
    9/1