Leading the charge

June 2006
Daily Variety;6/9/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 49, pA3
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The article focuses on actors who are top contenders for an Emmy Award. The top contenders for the lead actor award in drama are Michael Chiklis of "The Shield,"James Gandolfini of "The Sopranos," and James Spader of "Boston Legal." The leading contenders for the lead actor award in comedy are Eric McCormack of "Will and Grace" and Tony Shalhoub of "Monk." The actors vying for the best supporting actor award in drama are William Shatner of "Boston Legal" and John Spencer of "The West Wing."


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