Animated program (less than one hour): "As Told By Ginger," Nickelodeon; "Futurama," Fox; "King of the Hill," Fox; "The Simpsons," Fox; "South Park," Comedy Central.
Animated program (more than one hour): "Samurai Jack," Cartoon Network; "Walking with Prehistoric Beasts," Discovery Channel; "When Dinosaurs Roamed America," Discovery Channel.
Lead actor in a miniseries: Albert Finney as Winston Churchill in "The Gathering Storm," HBO: James Franco as James Dean in "James Dean," TNT; Sir Michael Gambon as Lyndon B. Johnson in "Path to War," HBO; Kenneth Branagh as Ernest Shackleton in "Shackleton," A & amp;E; Beau Bridges and Michael Mulvaney in "We Were the Mulvaneys," Lifetime.
Lead actress in a miniseries: Vanessa Redgrave as Clementine Churchill in "The Gathering Storm," HBO; Angela Bassett as Rosa Parks in "The Rosa Parks Story," CBS; Blythe Danner as Corinne Mulvaney in "We Were the Mulvaneys," Lifetime; Laura Linney as Iris Bravard and Gena Rowlands as Minnie Brinn in "Wild Iris," Showtime.
Variety, music or comedy series: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," Comedy Central; "Late Show with David Letterman," CBS; "Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher," ABC; "Saturday Night Live," NBC; "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC.
Children's program: "The Making of 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'," ABC; "Afghanistan," Nickelodeon; "Nick News with Linda Ellerbee," Nickelodeon; "Rugrats," Nickelodeon; "SpongeBob SquarePants," Nickelodeon.