Snubbed! 18 Actors Who Surprisingly Never Won Emmys

From Steve Carell to Seinfeld, these TV stars received the award-show cold shoulder

Denis Leary

Perhaps Leary's signature fouled-mouthed, rapid-speed rants made members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences skittish about voting for him, fearing what he might say when he got to the podium. Still, he did pick up three Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama nominations for playing rough-around-the-edges New York City firefighter Tommy Gavin on Rescue Me (plus one for Supporting Actor in a Miniseries in 2008, for HBO's Recount).

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