2. Idris Elba snags Emmy nom
Congrats to Idris Elba, Maya Rudolph and Don Cheadle! All three actors have snagged 2012 Emmy nominations.
Kerry Washington and Jimmy Kimmel announced the nominations this morning in Los Angeles.
Idris is up for Lead Actor Mini Series or Movie for his starring role on "Luther." The show is nominated for Outstanding Mini Series or Movie.
Maya earned a nod for Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series for hosting "Saturday Night Live."
Meanwhile Don Cheadle’s work on "House of Lies" scored him the nom for Best Lead Actor in a Comedy Series.