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'Modern Family', 'Mad Men' Lead Nominations of Critics' Choice TV Awards

June 7, 2011 (2:42 am) GMT
The ABC drama comedy scores six nods, while the Jon Hamm-starring drama series nabs five at the upcoming inaugural prize-giving ceremony.

The Broadcast TV Journalists Association has unveiled the nominees of the first Critics' Choice Television Awards. Leading the pack is "" with six, including the nominations for Best Comedy Series. The category also has "", "", "", "", "" and "" among the nominees.

"Modern Family" additionally has its cast competing for two different awards. , and are fighting to be the Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, while and is battling for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

Trailing behind "Modern Family" is "" which scores five nods including the nomination for Best Drama Series. Critically acclaimed newbie "" is also eying for the coveted prize, up against the likes of "", "", "", "" and "".

Along with the domination of "Modern Family", ABC comes out as the most nominated broadcast network with 16 nominations, which include two nods for "". AMC and FX, meanwhile, lead nominations for cable networks with nine each. Nominations for The Most Exciting New Series category are yet to be announced on June 6 since the submissions are still being accepted.

The inaugural Critics' Choice TV Awards will hand out its trophies in a ceremony held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on June 20. "" host , who happens to be a nominee for Best Reality Show Host, will emcee the show.

2011 Critics' Choice Television Awards:

Best Drama Series:
"" - HBO
"" - Showtime
"" - DirecTV
"" - FOX
"" - HBO
"" - CBS
"" - FX
"" - AMC
"" - AMC
"" - AMC

Best Actor in a Drama Series:
- "" - HBO
- "" - DirecTV
- "" - Showtime
- "" - AMC
- "" - Showtime
- "" - FX

Best Actress in a Drama Series:
- "" - DirecTV
- "" - AMC
- "" - CBS
- "" - AMC
- "" - FX
- "" - FOX

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series:
- "" - CBS
- "" - FX
Shawn Hatosy - "" - TNT
- "" - FOX
- "" - HBO
- "" - AMC

Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series:
- "" - AMC
- "" - AMC
Margo Martindale - "" - FX
- "" - HBO
- "" - CBS
- "" - HBO

Best Reality Series:
"" - ABC
"Hoarders" - A&E
"" - Bravo
"" - TLC
"" - CBS

Best Reality Series - Competition:
"" - CBS
"" - FOX
"" - ABC
"" - Lifetime
"" - Logo
"" - Bravo

Best Reality Show Host:
Tom Bergeron - "" - ABC
- "" - FOX
Ty Pennington - "" - ABC
Mike Rowe - "Dirty Jobs" - Discovery
- "" - FOX

Best Talk Show:
"Chelsea Lately" - E!
"The Daily Show" - Comedy Central
"" - Warner Bros.
"" - ABC
"" - Harpo

Best Comedy Series:
"" - FX
"" - CBS
"" - NBC
"" - FOX
"" - FX
"" - ABC
"" - ABC
"" - NBC
"" - NBC
"" - NBC

Best Actor in a Comedy Series:
- "" - NBC
- "" - NBC
- "" - FX
- "" - FX
- "" - NBC
- "" - CBS

Best Actress in a Comedy Series:
- "" - ABC
- "" - Showtime
- "" - NBC
- "" - ABC
- "" - FOX
- "" - NBC

Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series:
- "" - ABC
- "" - CBS
- "" - NBC
- "" - ABC
Danny Pudi - "" - NBC
- "" - ABC

Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series:
- "" - ABC
- "" - NBC
- "" - FOX
- "" - ABC
- "" - ABC
- "" - ABC

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