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2015 TV Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?  

Tucker DeSaulnier
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List Rules Vote up those who should have won their category at the Emmys, but didn't. Vote down the losers who deserved to lose. List includes top races only - drama series, comedy series, and the four main acting categories.

The 2015 Emmys saw some of the biggest names in television taking home statuettes, but for every big winner, there were actors, actresses, and shows who may have been just as deserving, or more, of a win this year. It's an awards race, after all. It was an unpredictable awards night at the Emmys, with many frontrunners and shoo-ins losing in their categories, but this list doesn't just cover those Emmy surprises, it gives you a chance to voice your disapproval of the results. Among all the losers, greatest actors of all time got robbed of an Emmy Award the most?

Jon Hamm finally won an Emmy for his performance as Don Draper, but other than that, the final season of Mad Men was virtually shut out on TV's biggest night. Amy Poehler missed out on her final opportunity to take home the trophy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series for her work as Leslie Knope on Parks & Recreation, a role she played to perfection for seven seasons.

With so few winners, there's no shortage of television luminaries who should have won Emmys in 2015, but this list aims to determine which ones were most Emmy-worthy. Which actors and actresses got burned? Which show was most under-appreciated at Emmys 2015? Vote, and tell us how it should have been.
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Amy Poehler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, comedy. Lost to Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep.

2
59 29
Tatiana Maslany is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, drama. Lost to Viola Davis for How to Get Away With Murder.

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55 28
Taraji P. Henson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for Empire. Lost to Viola Davis for How to Get Away With Murder.

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56 30
Kevin Spacey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, drama. Lost to Jon Hamm for Mad Men.

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Orange Is the New Black is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best drama. Lost to Game of Thrones.

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50 29
Parks and Recreation is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best comedy series. Lost to Veep.

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28 15
Lena Headey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, drama. Lost to Uzo Aduba for Orange Is the New Black.

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29 18
Emilia Clarke is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, drama. Lost to Uzo Aduba for Orange Is the New Black.

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30 25
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best comedy series. Lost to Veep.

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Anthony Anderson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best  actor, comedy. Lost to Jeffrey Tambor for Transparent.

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30 28
Better Call Saul is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best comedy series. Lost to Veep.

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18 15
Homeland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best drama series. Lost to Game of Thrones.

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Modern Family is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best comedy series. Lost to Veep.

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26 25
Mad Men is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best drama series. Lost to Game of Thrones.

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Louie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best comedy series. Lost to Veep.

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Claire Danes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, drama. Lost to Viola Davis for How to Get Away With Murder.

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25 25
Christina Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, drama. Lost to Uzo Aduba for Orange Is the New Black.

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Lisa Kudrow is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, comedy. Lost to Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep.

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26 27
Elisabeth Moss is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, drama. Lost to Viola Davis for How to Get Away With Murder.

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19 19
Inside Amy Schumer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, comedy. Lost to Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep.

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19 19
Bob Odenkirk is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, drama. Lost to Jon Hamm for Mad Men.

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11 10
Christine Baranski is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, drama. Lost to Uzo Aduba for Orange Is the New Black.

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14 14
Ty Burrell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actor, comedy. Lost to Tony Hale for Veep.

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Mayim Bialik is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, comedy. Lost to Allison Janney for Mom.

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Jane Krakowski is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, comedy. Lost to Allison Janney for Mom.

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16 17
Robin Wright is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, drama. Lost to Viola Davis for How to Get Away With Murder.

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16 17
Jeff Daniels is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, drama. Lost to Jon Hamm for Mad Men.

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15 16
Michael Kelly is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for supporting actor, drama. Lost to Peter Dinklage for Game of Thrones.

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14 15
Jonathan Banks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for supporting actor, drama. Lost to Peter Dinklage for Game of Thrones.

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11 12
Julie Bowen is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, comedy. Lost to Allison Janney for Mom.

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19 23
Transparent is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best comedy series. Lost to Veep.

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10 13
Matt LeBlanc is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, comedy. Lost to Jeffrey Tambor for Transparent.

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14 18
Edie Falco is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, comedy. Lost to Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep.

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9 12
William H. Macy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?

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12 16
Tituss Burgess is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actor, comedy. Lost to Tony Hale for Veep.

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10 14
Niecy Nash is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, comedy. Lost to Allison Janney for Mom.

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12 17
Lily Tomlin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actress, comedy. Lost to Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep.

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11 16
Louis C.K. is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, comedy. Lost to Jeffrey Tambor for Transparent.

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10 15
Downton Abbey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best drama series. Lost to Game of Thrones.

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9 14
Ben Mendelsohn is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for supporting actor, drama. Lost to Peter Dinklage for Game of Thrones.

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9 14
Kyle Chandler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, drama. Lost to Jon Hamm for Mad Men.

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8 13
Andre Braugher is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actor, comedy. Lost to Tony Hale for Veep.

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8 13
Liev Schreiber is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, drama. Lost to Jon Hamm for Mad Men.

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Will Forte is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, comedy. Lost to Jeffrey Tambor for Transparent.

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6 11
Anna Chlumsky is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, comedy. Lost to Allison Janney for Mom.

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6 11
Gaby Hoffmann is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actress, comedy. Lost to Allison Janney for Mom.

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9 15
Keegan-Michael Key is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actor, comedy. Lost to Tony Hale for Veep.

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6 13
Don Cheadle is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best actor, comedy. Lost to Jeffrey Tambor for Transparent.

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5 12
Jim Carter is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for supporting actor, drama. Lost to Peter Dinklage for Game of Thrones.

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6 15
Adam Driver is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Who Got Robbed the Most at the 2015 Emmy Awards?
Nominated for best supporting actor, comedy. Lost to Tony Hale for Veep.