The Emmy Predictions Are In

By Karen Fratti 

emmy-awards-imageThe Emmys are this weekend and people are already taking bets on who will win. Facebook’s been monitoring traffic since the nominees were announced in July. If social chatter is any factor, here are the likely winners.

Outstanding Drama Series

  1. Game of Thrones
  2. House of Cards
  3. Mad Men
  4. Orange is the New Black
  5. Better Call Saul
  6. Downton Abbey
  7. Homeland

Outstanding Comedy Series

  1. Modern Family
  2. Transparent
  3. Silicon Valley
  4. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
  5. Veep
  6. Louie
  7. Parks and Recreation

Lead Actor, Drama

  1. Jon Hamm
  2. Kevin Spacey
  3. Kyle Chandler
  4. Jeff Daniels
  5. Liev Schreiber
  6. Bob Odenkirk

Lead Actress, Drama

  1. Tatiana Maslany
  2. Viola Davis
  3. Taraji P. Henson
  4. Claire Danes
  5. Elisabeth Moss
  6. Robin Wright

Lead Actor, Comedy

  1. Anthony Anderson
  2. Matt LeBlanc
  3. Will Forte
  4. Jeffrey Tambor
  5. Louis C.K.
  6. Don Cheadle
  7. William H. Macy

Lead Actress, Comedy

  1. Amy Schumer
  2. Amy Poehler
  3. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
  4. Lily Tomlin
  5. Lisa Kudrow
  6. Edie Falco

Variety Talk Series

  1. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
  2. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
  3. Late Show With David Letterman
  4. The Colbert Report
  5. Jimmy Kimmel Live
  6. Last Week Tonight With John Oliver