Emmy Awards 2017: All the Outstanding Actor and Outstanding Actress nominees

Who will take home an Emmy on Sunday? We really couldn't tell you -- the competition is fierce!

An A-list lineup fills out the Outstanding Lead Actor and Outstanding Lead Actress nominees for Drama and Comedy, with seasoned stars facing off against relative newcomers for the coveted golden statues.

It's no surprise that Julia Louis-Dreyfus ("Veep") is a top contender, given that she's been nominated for more than two dozen Emmys since 1992. She's taken home Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for the past five straight years. No big deal.

That said, she's certainly not guaranteed a win this time around: Tracee Ellis Ross ("Black-ish") could de-throne Louis-Dreyfus, and if she doesn't, there's still Jane Fonda ("Grace and Frankie") to worry about -- plus Ellie Kemper ("Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"), Allison Janney ("Mom") and Pamela Adlon ("Better Things").

Emmy Awards 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor and Actress Nominees
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Emmy Awards 2017: Outstanding Lead Actor and Actress Nominees

Anthony Anderson as Andre "Dre" Johnson, Sr. on Black-ish (Episode: "Lemons") (ABC)

Aziz Ansari as Dev Shah on Master of None (Episode: "The Dinner Party") (Netflix)

Zach Galifianakis as Chip Baskets and Dale Baskets on Baskets(Episode: "Freaks") (FX)

William H. Macy as Frank Gallagher on Shameless (Episode: "You Sold Me the Laundromat, Remember?") (Showtime)

Jeffrey Tambor as Maura Pfefferman on Transparent (Episode: "Elizah") (Amazon)

Donald Glover as Earnest "Earn" Marks on Atlanta (Episode: "The Big Bang") (FX)

Pamela Adlon as Sam Fox on Better Things (Episode: "Future Fever") (FX)

Jane Fonda as Grace Hanson on Grace and Frankie (Episode: "The Pot") (Netflix)

Allison Janney as Bonnie Plunkett on Mom (Episode: "Tush Push and Some Radishes") (CBS)

Ellie Kemper as Kimmy Schmidt on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt(Episode: "Kimmy Goes to College!") (Netflix)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer on Veep (Episode: "Groundbreaking") (HBO)

Tracee Ellis Ross as Dr. Rainbow "Bow" Johnson on Black-ish(Episode: "Being Bow-racial") (ABC)

Lily Tomlin as Frankie Bergstein on Grace and Frankie (Episode: "The Burglary") (Netflix)

Sterling K. Brown as Randall Pearson on This Is Us (Episode: "Memphis") (NBC)

Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Robert Ford on Westworld (Episode: "Trompe L'Oeil") (HBO)

Bob Odenkirk as Jimmy McGill on Better Call Saul (Episode: "Expenses") (AMC)

Matthew Rhys as Philip Jennings on The Americans (Episode: "Crossbreed") (FX)

Liev Schreiber as Ray Donovan on Ray Donovan (Episode: "Rattus Rattus") (Showtime)

Kevin Spacey as President Frank Underwood on House of Cards(Episode: "Chapter 53") (Netflix)

Milo Ventimiglia as Jack Pearson on This Is Us (Episode: "Moonshadow") (NBC)

Viola Davis as Annalise Keating on How to Get Away with Murder(Episode: "Wes") (ABC)

Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II on The Crown (Episode: "Assassins") (Netflix)

Elisabeth Moss as June Osborne / Offred on The Handmaid's Tale(Episode: "Night") (Hulu)

Keri Russell as Elizabeth Jennings on The Americans (Episode: "Dyatkovo") (FX)

Evan Rachel Wood as Dolores Abernathy on Westworld (Episode: "The Bicameral Mind") (HBO)

Robin Wright as Claire Underwood on House of Cards (Episode: "Chapter 65") (Netflix)


Over on the men's side for comedy, William H. Macy is a fan favorite from his "Shameless" role, but he faces serious competition from Donald Glover ("Atlanta") and Aziz Ansari ("Master of None") as well as Anthony Anderson ("Black-ish"), Zach Galifianakis ("Baskets") and Jeffrey Tambor ("Transparent").

All those names, and we haven't even touched on Drama yet. Take a look at the slideshow above to see all the actors and actresses nominated for Emmy Awards this Sunday.

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