"Mad Men," "Modern Family" among top Emmy nominees

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 14, 2011 8:58 AM
"Mad Men," "Modern Family" among top Emmy nominees

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Drama "Mad Men" and comedy "Modern Family" were among the top nominees at television's Emmy Awards on Thursday, including one nomination each for best drama and best comedy, respectively.

The Emmys, given out by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, are the top honors in U.S. TV, and the annual awards will be given out on September 18 at a gala ceremony in Los Angeles broadcast on the Fox network.

(Reporting by Jill Serjeant; Editing by Bob Tourtellotte)