2013 TV Awards: Best Actor in a Network Drama People In TV

2013 TV Awards: Best Actor in a Network Drama

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List Criteria: Actors who starred on a series that ran on ABC, CBS, The CW, NBC, and Fox

This list of 2013 TV awards is for best actor in a network drama series, so add your picks, please. A slew of great network TV dramas were on the air during the 2012/2013 season, driven by excellent actors and actresses who kept us coming back for more, week after week. Vote for the actors you believe were the best, vote down any you didn't like and of course, please rerank this list in any order you want.

Some of the most notable best actor in a network drama candidates include several cast members from the CBS procedural crime drama 'NCIS,' arguably one of the best current dramatic TV shows on the air. Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly and Sean Murray are good examples. Other notable contenders include Nathan Fillion ('Castle'), Jensen Ackles ('Supernatural') and Alex O'Loughlin ('Hawaii Five-0').

Time to vote! And while you're at it, feel free to head on over and cast your ballots on this list of best actresses in a network drama, too!
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    the people's #1
    NCIS, Dark Angel, Loving

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Firefly, Castle

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    most listed
    NCIS, St. Elsewhere, Chicago Hope

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    Hawaii Five-0, The Shield, Moonlight

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  5. 5
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    - 1,573


    NCIS: Los Angeles, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil, The Loop

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    NCIS, Berkeley Square, Harts of the West

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    NCIS: Los Angeles, The Company, Head Cases

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    Castle

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    Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Bones

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    Generation Kill, The Joe Schmo Show

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    NCIS: Los Angeles, WWII in HD, In the House

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    Supernatural, Smallville, Dawson's Creek

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    Hawaii Five-0

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    Criminal Minds, The Young and the Restless, Birds of Prey

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    Grey's Anatomy, Fast Times

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    Supernatural, ER, Gilmore Girls

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    Lost, Hawaii Five-0, The Legend of Korra

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    often listed & added by james.sarah19
    Supernatural, Divine: The Series

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    ranked low on reranks & added by MartyDeeks
    The Mentalist, The Guardian, Into the West

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    often listed & added by illusionetopen
    Person of Interest, The Prisoner, Children of the Dust 1968

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    NCIS, My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Dexter, Elementary, Eli Stone

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    added by MesCélèbritésPréfères
    House, The Black Adder, Tracey Takes On...

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    ranked low on reranks
    Criminal Minds

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    Vegas

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    CSI: NY, Shasta McNasty

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    David Mcallem

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    Donnie Walberg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list 2013 TV Awards: Best Actor in a Network Drama


    Donnie Walberg

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    Mark Walberg

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    added by DayCastFilms
    Lost, Person of Interest, Lost: Missing Pieces

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    The Shield, No Ordinary Family, Vegas

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    Burn Notice, Third Watch, The Game

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  33. 33
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    - 283


    Burn Notice, Xena: Warrior Princess, Hercules: The Legendary Journeys

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  34. 34
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    - 28


    Leverage, A.T.O.M.

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    Nashville, Drew Carey's Green Screen Show, Drew Carey's Improv-A-Ganza

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  36. 36
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    - 330


    Dexter, Grey's Anatomy, Scandal

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    added by Jacqueline Tan
    CSI: NY, Thirtysomething, The Stand

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Hannibal, The Big C, The New Adventures of Robin Hood

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    added by ChangesDownClub
    Cheers, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Fargo

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    - 27


    The Following, Bored to Death, The Closer

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    - 36

    often listed & added by Benjamin2
    The Walking Dead, Strike Back, Afterlife

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    - 57


    The Walking Dead

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    + 8
    - 66

    often listed & added by Benjamin2
    The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, Hex

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    Mads Mikkelsen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list 2013 TV Awards: Best Actor in a Network Drama

    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Hannibal, Unit One

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  45. 45
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    ranked low on reranks & added by NLLem
    Fanboy & Chum Chum, Las Vegas, All My Children

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  46. 46
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    - 28

    added by pajinkamalinka
    Viva Laughlin, The Academy Awards, Tony Awards

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  47. 47
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    - 22

    added by BenMoskowitz
    NCIS, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., The Problem Solverz

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    - 27

    added by wiabux
    The Office, The Blacklist, Boston Legal

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    NCIS: Los Angeles

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    ranked high on reranks
    Jensen Akles

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