Western television series made a good showing in the nominations for Emmy awards (released a couple of weeks ago), with Friday Night Lights front and center, and two WLA Blog favorites winning nominations as well: The Killing and Justified. In addition to a nomination for Best Drama Series, Friday Night Lights also received a best actress in a drama nomination, Connie Britton, who will be competing with Mireille Enos, The Killing.
Kyle Chandler of Friday Night Lights will compete with Timothy Olyphant, Justified, for the drama actor award.
Other nominations of interest:
Supporting drama actor: Walton Goggins, Justified.
Supporting drama actress: Michelle Forbes, The Killing; Margo Martindale, Justified