NBC is the leader of the pack going into the the 23rd-annual Television Critics Association Awards with 13 nominations, including four each for
Friday Night Lights and
Heroes. HBO placed second with eight noms, three of which were bestowed upon
When the Levees Broke. And while CBS may be No. 1 in this, that and the other thing, none of the Eye's current programs made any short list.
Achievement in Drama: FNL, Heroes, Lost, The Sopranos and The Wire
Achievement in Comedy: 30 Rock, The Daily Show, Entourage, The Office and Ugly Betty
Program of the Year: Idol, FNL, Heroes, Planet Earth, The Wire and Levees
New Program of the Year: Rock, Dexter, FNL, Heroes and Betty