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2004-2005 Primetime Emmy Award Nominations

Nominations for the 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on July 14, 2005 and FOX and Cartoon Network won the most primetime Emmy nominations for animated shows with four each, but SCI FI Network had six noms in the visual effects arena. FAMILY GUY edges into the primetime Emmy race along with SOUTH PARK, THE SIMPSONS, SAMURAI JACK and SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, which are nominated for Outstanding Animated Program (For Programming Less Than One Hour).

THE SIMPSONS also received nominations for Outstanding Music And Lyrics plus Outstanding Music Composition For A Series, as did FOSTERS HOME FOR IMAGINARY FRIENDS and JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED.

SCI FI Channel dominates Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Series category, with two noms each for STARGATE and BATTLESTAR GALACTICA and there was nom for LOST on ABC.

Competing for Outstanding Special Visual Effects For A Miniseries, Movie or a Special are DRAGONS: A FANTASY MADE REAL; FARSCAPE: THE PEACEKEEPER WARS, Night Two; LEGEND OF EARTHSEA; THE LIFE AND DEATH OF PETER SELLERS and SUPERVOLCANO.

CLASSICAL BABY also obtained a birth as the only animated show nominated for Outstanding Children's Program, competing against THATS SO RAVEN, ZOEY 101, PRIDE and NICK NEWS WITH LINDA ELLERBEE.

The awards presentation telecast awarding Emmys in 27 categories before a black-tie audience will air on the CBS Television Network Sunday, September 19, from the Los Angeles Shrine Auditorium. The Academy's Governors Ball will follow the telecast at the Shrine Exhibition Hall, adjacent to the auditorium. This year's Emmy telecast will be, exec produced by Ken Ehrlich, produced by Michael B. Seligman and Renato Basile, with Danette Herman serving as coordinating producer and exec in charge of talent with Bruce Gowers directing.

Awards for the majority of animation and visual effects categories will be presented on September 11 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, in a non-televised ceremony, chaired by Lee Miller, exec produced by Michael Hoey and John Moffit with Spike Jones, Jr. producing and Ron de Moraes directing. The main program categories and honors for acting and writing will be handed out during the telecast at the Shrine September 18 on CBS.

Additional awards may also be given for the "juried areas" (nominations) of Voice Over Performance and Individual Achievement in Animation, which will be released in August. Additional awards may also be given for Engineering Development, Interactive Television Programming and the Governors Award. These awards, if any, will be announced later in July.

A list of animation, commercial and visual effects related nominees follow:

OUTSTANDING ANIMATED PROGRAM (For Programming Less Than One Hour)

FAMILY GUY "North By North Quahog" * FOX 20th * Century Fox Television

SAMURAI JACK * Episode XLIX * Cartoon Network * Cartoon Network Studios

THE SIMPSONS * Future Drama * FOX * Gracie Films in association with 20th Century Fox Television, animation by DPS Film Roman

SOUTH PARK * Best Friends Forever * Comedy Central * A Comedy Central production

SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS * Fear Of A Krabby Patty/ShellOf A Man * Nickelodeon * Nickelodeon Animation Studios

OUTSTANDING ANIMATED PROGRAM (FOR PROGRAMMING ONE HOUR OR MORE)

DRAGONS: A FANTASY MADE REAL Animal Planet DarlowSmithson for Animal Planet in association with TandemCommunications and Sat.1 Satelliten Fernsehen

STAR WARS: CLONE WARS, Vol. 2 (Chapters 21-25). * Cartoon Network * Cartoon Network Studios in association with Lucasfilm Ltd.

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A SERIES

BATTLESTAR GALACTICA 33 SCI FI Point of ViewProductions in association with NBC Universal TelevisionStudio

BATTLESTAR GALACTICA The Hand Of God SCI FI Point ofView Productions in association with NBC UniversalTelevision Studio

LOST Pilot (Part 1 & Part 2) ABC TouchstoneTelevision

STARGATE Atlantis Rising SCI FI Pegasus ProductionsInc. Atlantis produced in association with Acme Shark and MGM Television

STARGATE-SG1 Reckoning (Part 2) SCI FI MGMTelevision Entertainment in association with DoubleSecret Productions and Gekko Film Corp.

OUTSTANDING SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A SPECIAL

DRAGONS: A FANTASY MADE REAL Animal Planet DarlowSmithson for Animal Planet in association with TandemCommunications and Sat.1 Satelliten Fernsehen

FARSCAPE: THE PEACEKEEPER WARS Night Two SCI FI Hallmark Entertainment Productions Presents A JimHenson Company Production

LEGEND OF EARTHSEA SCI FI Hallmark Entertainment in association with Sea Earth Productions andBender/Brown Productions

THE LIFE AND DEATH OF PETER SELLERS HBO DeMannEntertainment and Company Pictures Production in association with HBO Films and BBC Films

SUPERVOLCANO Discovery Channel A BBC/DiscoveryChannel/ProSieben/Mediaset/NHK co-production

OUTSTANDING CHILDREN'S PROGRAM

CLASSICAL BABY HBO HBO Original Programming

NICK NEWS WITH LINDA ELLERBEE: Never Again? From TheHolocaust To The Sudan Nickelodeon Nickelodeon,Lucky Duck Productions

PRIDE A&E An A&E/BBC co-production in associationwith John Downer Productions & ProSieben

THATS SO RAVEN Disney Channel Brookwell/McNamaraEntertainment, Inc.

ZOEY 101 Nickelodeon Schnieders Bakery,

OUTSTANDING COMMERCIAL

APPLAUSE - Budweiser PYTKA, Production CompanyDDB Chicago, Ad Agency

DRINK UP - Aquafina Traktor/Partisan, Production CompanyBBDO New York, Ad Agency

GLEN - Starbucks Doubleshot Biscuit Filmworks, Production CompanyFallon New York, Ad Agency

THE ONE CAMPAIGN - One.org @radical.media, inc., Production Company/Ad Agency

SURPRISE DINNER - Ameriquest Mortgage MJZ, Inc., Los Angeles, CA, Production CompanyDDB Los Angeles, Ad Agency

OUTSTANDING MUSIC AND LYRICS

Outstanding Main Title Theme Music

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES ABC Touchstone TelevisionDanny Elfman, Main Title Theme by

FOSTERS HOME FOR IMAGINARY FRIENDS Cartoon Network Cartoon Network StudiosJames L. Venable, Main Title Theme & Music

HUFF Showtime Showtime Presents in association withSony Pictures TelevisionW.G. Snuffy Walden, Music by

JUSTICE LEAGUE UNLIMITED Cartoon Network Warner Bros. AnimationMichael McCuistion, Theme by

STARGATE ATLANTIS SCI FI Pegasus Productions Inc.Atlantis produced in association with Acme Shark andMGM TelevisionJoel Goldsmith, Music and Main Title Theme by

OUTSTANDING MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES (DRAMATIC UNDERSCORE)

CARNIVALE Lincoln Highway HBO 3 Arts Entertainment in association with HBO EntertainmentJeff Beal, Composer

HOUSE Pilot FOX Heel and Toe Films and Bad HatHarry Productions in association with NBC UniversalTelevision StudiosChristopher Hoag, Composer

LOST ABC Touchstone TelevisionMichael Giacchino, Music by

THE SIMPSONS Treehouse of Horror XV FOX GracieFilms in association with 20th Century FoxAlf Clausen, Music by

24 2:00 AM - 3:00 AM FOX Real Time Productions in association with Imagine Television and 20th Century FoxTelevisionSean Callery, Composer

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