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Damon Vs. Douglas, McCarthy Vs. Wiig, Quinto Vs. Cromwell: 10 of Emmys' Fiercest Face-Offs

Greg Gilman
July 18, 2013

Cue "Eye of the Tiger," because this year 10 sets of Primetime Emmy nominees are duking it out in the same ring.

"Behind the Candelabra" leading men Michael Douglas and Matt Damon -- who played real-life lovers Liberace and Scott Thorson, respectively -- are up for outstanding lead actor in a miniseries or movie. While both Oscar winners have been previously nominated for multiple Emmys, neither has won one yet. There is a reasonable shot that 2013 could be their year. For one of them, at least.

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