Eric Stonestreet leads a category in which all six 2010 nominees return
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Ed Helms of 'The Office'
Ed Helms, "The Office"
Nomination Status: Possible, but unlikely "Office" nominee
In His Favor: Rainn Wilson has the three nominations on his resume, but Ed Helms may be the "Office" co-star best positioned for a nomination this year. While Wilson did more of the same -- certainly with a few maniacal highlight episodes -- Helms had showcase episodes like "Andy's Play" and "Viewing Party," which featured some of his very best work. Helms also gets a boost from his ever-expanding movie career.
Working Against Him: Tough category. Competition within his own show. Blah blah.