Meet the most famous actors whove never won an Emmy Award

first_imgTHE EMMY AWARDS – the Oscars of the US TV world – are upon us tonight, for yet another year.It could be argued that we’re in a golden age of TV right now, and that therefore the Emmy Awards are more interesting than ever.We’ll find out this evening who will take home what – but until then, let’s find out who NEVER took home ANYTHING.George ClooneyWho can forget the dashing Clooney as Doug Ross in ER? Well, Emmy judges apparently. Despite being nominated twice, he never won. Despite all his awards since, that one HAS to rankle. Source: © Vince Flores/AFF-USA.COMJerry SeinfeldThe gem behind the series never won an Emmy himself.Just whisper “Serenity now!” to yourself, Jerry, and it’ll all be fine. Source: AP/Press Association ImagesLarry HagmanJ.R. Ewing never won an Emmy for his iconic role in Dallas. He’d be HOPPING mad. Source: AP/Press Association ImagesJon HammMad Men has won a slew of Emmy Awards in its time – with none at all of them going to Don Draper. Ouch. Source: © Lisa OConnor/AFF-USA.COMHugh LaurieDespite being nominated for his role as Dr House six times, Laurie never got an Emmy. Diagnosis: pretty miffed, probably. Source: Matt SaylesCourteney CoxThe only actor from Friends who never even got a NOMINATION nod. Harsh. Way harsh.(She didn’t get one for Cougar Town either but that’s more understandable.) Source: EMPICS EntertainmentAngela LansburyThe TV stalwart never won an Emmy. Even after 15 nominations.What gives? Source: KIPA/Press Association Images Steve CarellNever won for his take on Michael Scott in the US Office. He was nominated six times – close, Steve, but no cigar. Source: PA Archive/Press Association ImagesAnd finally …The WireZilch. ZERO wins. Seriously, Emmys?Pssst … Stay tuned tomorrow for our round-up of the best of Emmy craic.Read: 7 things you’d forgotten about the bloody rain>Read: Breaking Bad’s Walt Jr gave Ireland a shout out>last_img read more