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PBS Receives 43 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

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Below is a complete list of the 43 nominations PBS received for the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, announced July 14, 2011. PBS congratulates all of our nominees.


MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Downton Abbey” – 11 Nominations

-    Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie

-    Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special

-    Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie (for Part 1)

-    Outstanding Costumes for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (for Part 1)

-    Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (for Part 1)

-    Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries or a Movie (for Part 1)

-    Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (for Elizabeth McGovern as Cora, Countess of Grantham)

-    Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (for Maggie Smith as Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham)

-    Outstanding Miniseries or Movie

-    Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (for Part 1)

-    Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special


MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Upstairs Downstairs” – 6 Nominations

-    Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie

-    Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special

-    Outstanding Costumes for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (for Part 1)

-    Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (for Jean Marsh as Rose Buck)

-    Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (for Eileen Atkins as Lady Maud Holland)

-    Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special


MASTERPIECE CLASSIC “Any Human Heart” – 4 Nominations

-    Outstanding Main Title Design

-    Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score) (for Part 2)

-    Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

-    Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (for Part 2)


MASTERPIECE MYSTERY! “Sherlock: A Study In Pink” – 4 Nominations

-    Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries or a Movie

-    Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score)

-    Outstanding Special Visual Effects for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special

-    Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special


AMERICAN EXPERIENCE “Freedom Riders” – 3 Nominations

-    Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming

-    Exceptional Merit in Nonfiction Filmmaking

-    Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming


AMERICAN MASTERS “LennoNYC” – 2 Nominations

-    Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming

-    Outstanding Sound Mixing for Nonfiction Programming


THE TENTH INNING “Top of the Tenth” -

    Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera)


AMERICAN MASTERS

-    Outstanding Nonfiction Series


PIONEERS OF TELEVISION

-    Outstanding Nonfiction Series


AMERICAN MASTERS “Troubadours: Carole King / James Taylor & the Rise of the Singer-Songwriter”

-    Outstanding Cinematography for Nonfiction Programming


AMERICAN MASTERS “A Letter to Elia”

-    Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming


AMERICAN MASTERS “John Muir in the New World”

-    Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)


AMERICAN MASTERS “Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides”

-    Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera)


GREAT PERFORMANCES “Sondheim! The Birthday Concert”

-    Outstanding Directing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special


GREAT PERFORMANCES “Harry Connick Jr., In Concert on Broadway”

-    Outstanding Music Direction


GREAT PERFORMANCES “Hitman Returns: David Foster and Friends”

-    Outstanding Music Direction


GREAT PERFORMANCES AT THE MET “Don Pasquale”

-    Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special


POV “The Most Dangerous Man in America: Daniel Ellsberg and the Pentagon Papers”

-    Exceptional Merit in Nonfiction Filmmaking


ANTIQUES ROADSHOW

-   Outstanding Reality Program