Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo
Mark Ruffalo, The Normal Heart
Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: His Last Vow
Martin Freeman, Fargo
Idris Elba, Luther
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dancing on the Edge
Last Update: 08/06/14
This is tough because “Fargo” will likely be picking up the Mini-Series award and “The Normal Heart” will pick up the TV Movie award. Here we have a match between Ruffalo and Thornton. “The Normal Heart” isn’t exactly “Behind the Candelabra,” and if “Fargo” can breakthrough in any other category it is this one.