What are top Emmy contenders for Best Comedy Series? [Gallery]

When nominations are announced for the 65th annual Emmy Awards on July 18, six shows will reap bids for Best Comedy Series.

While “Modern Family” has claimed this prize for three years in a row, is it running out of steam?

The photo gallery at the bottom of this post previews its chief ontenders and gets you ready to make your own Emmy predictions.

Among the strongest rivals for “Modern Family” are three-time champ “30 Rock” and one-time winner “Arrested Development.”

Looking for their first win are previous nominees “The Big Bang Theory,” “Girls,” “Parks and Recreation”  and “Veep.”

And among those shows hoping to break into the race for the first time are “Louie” and newcomer “The Mindy Project.”

Below, take a photo tour through this year’s top 20 contenders for Best Comedy Series.

And be sure to make your predictions in this race as well. 

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