Lead Actress In A Comedy Series Emmy: Who’ll Be Nominated? Who Should Be?

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This is the second of our “2010 Emmys, Who’ll Be Nominated? Who Should Be?” posts, to see all our posts on the 2010 Emmys click here.

I’m not going to pretend to try and tell you who’ll be nominated based on some sort of critical evaluation, I’ll let you know who was nominated and who won in the last two years, plus a few other names the critical community is chattering about and let you comment on who you think will be nominated, and who should be nominated.

Emmy Nominations will be announced on July 8.

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series (2008)

  • Tina Fey (30 Rock) – Winner
  • Christina Applegate (Samantha Who?)
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (The New Adventures Of Old Christine)
  • America Ferrera (Ugly Betty)
  • Mary-Louise Parker (Weeds)

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series (2009)

  • Toni Collette (United States Of Tara) – Winner
  • Tina Fey (30 Rock)
  • Christina Applegate (Samantha Who?)
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus (The New Adventures Of Old Christine)
  • Mary-Louise Parker (Weeds)
  • Sarah Silverman (The Sarah Silverman Program)

Besides The Obvious Names Above, Those Getting Some Chatter This Year

  • Edie Falco (Nurse Jackie)
  • Lea Michele (Glee)
  • Amy Poehler (Parks & Recreation)

And your guesses?

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