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Updated: Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:00:43 GMT | By CBC News, cbc.ca

2014 Emmys: Breaking Bad, True Detective among best drama nominees



Ryan Lee Carroll, arrested Dec. 31, 2013, on drug charges for distributing synthetic marijuana, won a raffle draw to watch the final episode of AMC's hit show Breaking Bad with the cast. Frank Ockenfels/AMC/Associated Press

Ryan Lee Carroll, arrested Dec. 31, 2013, on drug charges for distributing synthetic marijuana, won a raffle draw to watch the final episode of AMC's hit show Breaking Bad with the cast. Frank Ockenfels/AMC/Associated Press

Breaking Bad, True Detective, House of Cards, Downton Abbey, Game of Thrones and Mad Men will compete for best drama series in the 2014 Primetime Emmys, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced today in Los Angeles.

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards will air Aug. 25 on NBC, with emcee Seth Meyers, the former Saturday Night Live player and new NBC late-night host.

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