Michael Gambon, Maggie Smith Nominated for Primetime Emmys
By Hanako M. Ricks
HollywoodNews.com: Nominations were announced this morning for the 2010 PrimeTime Emmy Awards, and two of Hogwarts finest are up for awards for projects they filmed outside of the Harry Potter series.
Michael Gambon (Albus Dumbledore) received a nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie. The nod comes from his portrayal of Mr. Woodhouse in the PBS/BBC remake of Jane Austen’s Emma.
Maggie Smith (Minerva McGonagall) received her nomination in the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or TV movie category for her portrayal of Mary Gilbert in HBO’s Capturing Mary.
The Primetime Emmy will be awarded on Sunday, August 29, 2010 and will air on NBC.
Congrats to both actors on their nominations and good luck!!
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