Co-Star Wars: 15 Legendary Emmy Rivalries

Before 'True Detective''s leads compete for the Best Actor award, check out the Emmys' biggest intershow face-offs

Jerry Orbach vs Sam Waterston

Show: Law & Order
Rivalry year: 2000
Who won: Neither
Ironically, the one year they both appeared in the Best Actor in a Drama Series category (2000), Orbach and Waterston were trounced by James Gandolfini, who played mobster Tony Soprano on The Sopranos. It was the only time Orbach was nominated for his role in the long-running, revolving-door series (1990-2010), and it was the third and last nomination for Waterston, who never won.

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