These men portray some of the weirdest, most bizarre, and outrageous characters on television, and do it alarmingly well. This is probably why these 11 outstanding men were nominated for either a Best Actor or Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series Emmy nomination.
Some characters are family guys just trying to get by and navigate fatherhood while others are single nerds, womanizers,or businessmen. Bill Hader is a million characters over at SNL, portraying a different ridiculous character multiple times a week. No matter what role these men have been cast in, they do it in a way that has obviously impressed many people, peers and fans alike.
Check out the list below for the funniest men on television!
And the nominees are…
Best Actor in a Comedy Series
- Alec Baldwin for 30 Rock
- Don Cheadle for House of Lies
- Louis C.K. for Louie
-Jon Cryer for Two and a Half Men
- Larry David for Curb Your Enthusiasm
- Jim Parsons for The Big Bang Theory
Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
- Ed O’Neill for Modern Family
- Jesse Tyler Ferguson for Modern Family
- Ty Burrell for Modern Family
- Max Greenfield for New Girl
- Bill Hader for Saturday Night Live
Check out the full list of nominees here!