Networks and shows expected to dominate Emmy Awards

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Celebrity seating place cards are displayed during the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards press preview Day at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on August 25, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.

The 62nd Emmy Awards ceremony rolls out the red carpet tonight at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles.

The World War II miniseries "The Pacific" garnered 24 Emmy nominations — more than any other program.  Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg produced the drama for HBO. 

That's a name the Emmy audience will hear 101 times during the awards ceremony.  The cable television network racked up more nominations than any other — including a nod for outstanding made-for-television movie: "You Don't Know Jack."  Critics have buzzed about the drama that starred Al Pacino as the right-to -die advocate Dr. Jack Kevorkian — better known as "Doctor Death." 

HBO's "Curb Your Enthusiasm" also picked up nominations for best comedy series.  It faces a brand new contender for that award: Fox Television's "Glee" makes its first Emmy appearance.  The high school sitcom that launched a million “Gleeks” is up for 19 awards. 

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