July 18, 2013 07:24 AM PST
Emmy Nominees React! Who Said What?
Whether they were long-hoped-for dreams come true or incredibly pleasant surprises, Thursday morning’s Emmy nominations made a huge impression on the actors and producers who received them. After the reality of the early morning wake-up calls set in, the nominees started sharing their delight at being in the running for one of the coveted statuettes.
Here are the reactions from this year’s nominees (listed here) that TVLine has collected thus far — keep checking back for more!
More Emmys 2013 on TVLine.com: Michael Ausiello’s Snappy Judgments | The Biggest Snubs
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Vera Farmiga (Bates Motel)
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama
"My husband is my biggest fan ever and he really, really wanted me to get a nomination. He wanted this more than I did. [Laughs] I think because he knows how hard I worked this year. And he's also been stuck with the two kids while I've been working.... [To celebrate] I'm going to take Freddie [Highmore] and sneak into a preview of [my new film] The Conjuring. I want to scare the bejesus out of him."