orphan black tca awards 'Game of Thrones,' 'Orphan Black' and 'The Americans' score TCA Awards nominationsThe Television Critics Association spread the wealth in the nominations for its annual awards, and the leading nominee is a bit of a surprise.

It’s “The Americans” on FX, which leads the pack with four nominations — outstanding drama series, outstanding new program, individual achievement in drama (for Matthew Rhys) and the top honor of program of the year. AMC’s “Breaking Bad” is next with three nominations, and a host of shows — including HBO’s “Game of Thrones,” FOX’s “New Girl” and BBC America’s “Orphan Black” — have two.

Here’s the full list of nominees. The TCA Awards are scheduled for Aug. 3.

Individual achievement in drama

Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad” (AMC)
Vera Farmiga, “Bates Motel” (A&E)
Tatiana Maslany, “Orphan Black” (BBC America)
Monica Potter, “Parenthood” (NBC)
Matthew Rhys, “The Americans” (FX)

Individual achievement in comedy

Louis C.K., “Louie” (FX)
Lena Dunham, “Girls” (HBO)
Jake Johnson, “New Girl” (FOX)
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep” (HBO)
Amy Poehler, “Parks and Recreation” (NBC)

Outstanding drama series

“The Americans,” FX
“Breaking Bad,” AMC
“Game of Thrones,” HBO
“Homeland,” Showtime
“Mad Men,” AMC

Outstanding comedy series

“The Big Bang Theory,” CBS
“Louie,” FX
“New Girl,” FOX
“Park and Recreation,” NBC
“Veep,” HBO

Outstanding movie, miniseries or special

“American Horror Story: Asylum,” FX
“Behind the Candelabra,” HBO
“Downton Abbey,” PBS
“Rectify,” Sundance Channel
“Top of the Lake,” Sundance Channel

Outstanding news & information program

“Anderson Cooper 360.” CNN
“Central Park Five,” PBS
“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart,” Comedy Central
“Rachel Maddow Show,” MSNBC
“60 Minutes,” CBS

Outstanding reality series

“The Amazing Race,” CBS
“The Glee Project,” Oxygen
“Shark Tank,” ABC
“Survivor,” CBS
“The Voice,” NBC

Outstanding achievement in youth programming

“Adventure Time,” Cartoon Network
“Bunheads,” ABC Family
“Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood,” PBS
“Sesame Street,” PBS
“Switched at Birth,” ABC Family

Outstanding new program

“The Americans,” FX
“Elementary,” CBS
“House of Cards,” Netflix
“The Mindy Project,” FOX
“Orphan Black,” BBC America

Career Achievement Award

James L. Brooks
James Burrows
Jay Leno
William Shatner
Barbara Walters

Heritage Award

“All In the Family,” CBS
“Lost,” ABC
Saturday Night Live,” NBC
“Star Trek,” NBC
“Twin Peaks,” ABC

Program of the Year

“The Americans,” FX
“Breaking Bad,” AMC
“Game of Thrones,” HBO
“House of Cards,” Netflix
“The Walking Dead,” AMC

Posted by:Rick Porter