Awards season has its official kick-off this Sunday night when the stars step out for the 63rd Primetime Emmys, which will be hosted by Glee star Jane Lynch and will air live from Los Angeles at 8 p.m. EST on FOX.

Need a refresher on the night's nominees? Check out all the major contenders below!

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesLaura Linney, The Big CEdie Falco, Nurse JackieAmy Poehler, Parks and RecreationMelissa McCarthy, Mike and MollyMartha Plimpton, Raising HopeTina Fey, 30 Rock

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Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesAlec Baldwin, 30 RockLouis C.K., LouisSteve Carell, The OfficeJohnny Galecki, The Big Bang TheoryMatt LeBlanc, Episodes Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

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Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy SeriesJane Lynch, GleeBetty White, Hot in ClevelandJulie Bowen, Modern FamilyKristen Wiig, Saturday Night LiveJane Krakowski, 30 RockSofia Vergara, Modern Family

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Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesJon Cryer, Two and a Half MenChris Colfer, GleeJesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern FamilyEd O'Neill, Modern FamilyEric Stonestreet, Modern Family Ty Burrell, Modern Family

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Outstanding Comedy SeriesGleeParks and RecreationThe OfficeModern Family30 RockThe Big Bang Theory

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Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama SeriesKathy Bates, Harry's LawMireille Enos, The KillingConnie Britton, Friday Night LightsMariska Hargitay, Law and Order: Special Victims UnitJulianna Marguiles, The Good WifeElisabeth Moss, Mad Men

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Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesSteve Buscemi, Boardwalk EmpireKyle Chandler, Friday Night LightsMichael C. Hall, DexterJon Hamm, Mad MenHugh Laurie, HouseTimothy Olyphant, Justified

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Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesKelly Macdonald, Boardwalk EmpireChristina Hendricks, Mad MenMichelle Forbes, The KillingArchie Panjabi, The Good WifeChristine Baranski, The Good WifeMargo Martindale, Justified

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Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesJohn Slattery, Mad MenAndre Braugher, Men of a Certain AgeWalton Goggins, JustifiedPeter Dinklage, Game of ThronesJosh Charles, The Good WifeAlan Cumming, The Good Wife

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Outstanding Drama SeriesBoardwalk EmpireDexterFriday Night LightsGame of ThronesThe Good WifeMad Men

For the full list of 2011 nominees, visit

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