Today the Television Critics Association announced their nominees for the 2012 TCA Awards, and Mad Men was honored with a total of three nominations in the Outstanding Achievement in Drama, Program of the Year and Outstanding Individual Achievement in Drama categories.
The nominations are part of six total that AMC received this year, with Breaking Bad earning nods in the exact same categories.
In the Drama and Program of the Year categories, Mad Men and Breaking Bad will face such competition as HBO’s Game of Thrones, Showtime’s Homeland, FX’s Justified, and PBS’ Downton Abbey.
Jon Hamm received a nomination in the Outstanding Individual Achievement category (his fourth nomination after winning the award in 2011), for which he’ll face Breaking Bad‘s Bryan Cranston, Homeland‘s Claire Danes, Game of Thrones‘s Peter Dinklage and American Horror Story‘s Jessica Lange.
The awards will be presented during a non-televised ceremony Sat., Jul. 28 during the TCA summer press tour.Read More