AMC’s miniseries The Prisoner was nominated for two Emmys this morning by the Television Academy of Arts and Sciences. Ian McKellen was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie and Florian Hoffmeister was nominated for Outstanding Cinematography.
McKellen, honored for his role as Two, is going up against Jeff Bridges (A Dog Year), Michael Sheen (The Special Relationship), Dennis Quaid (The Special Relationship), and Al Pacino (You Don’t Know Jack).
The Emmys will air on Sun., Aug. 29 @ 8PM | 7C. Click here to read more about AMC’s other Emmy nominations for Mad Men and Breaking Bad.