Amy Poehler by Dana Edeleson/NBC Photo Amy Poehler by Dana Edeleson/NBC Photo

None of the men of Saturday Night Live found their names on the supporting comedy actor semifinalist list this year, but Amy Poehler is carrying the SNL torch for the ladies. Last year's winner Jaime Pressly, however, must be feeling the cold shoulder of the Academy, which overlooked her completely this time around. Another big snub is that of the luminous Sarah Chalke, who lights up not only Scrubs, but now also How I Met Your Mother.

With Pressly out and Poehler in, see who else is stacking up on the field of competition, thanks to

Supporting Comedy Actress:
Kristin Chenoweth, Pushing Daisies
Conchata Ferrell, Two and a Half Men
Jenna Fischer, The Office
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Judith Light, Ugly Betty
Elizabeth Perkins, Weeds
Amy Poehler, Saturday Night Live
Jean Smart, Samantha Who?
Holland Taylor, Two and a Half Men
Vanessa Williams, Ugly Betty

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