- Associated Press - Thursday, July 19, 2012

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Primetime Emmy nominations for best television comedy series have been announced in Los Angeles by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.

The nominees announced Thursday morning are: “The Big Bang Theory,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” “Girls,” “Modern Family,” “30 Rock” and “Veep.”

The 64th annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be presented Sept. 23 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel and airing live on ABC.