WHERE TO FIND THE SETS FROM YOUR FAVORITE EMMY-NOMINATED SHOWS
If you simply can't wait until the September 20 telecast, satisfy your need for all things TV by visiting the sets of some of your favorite shows.
- •Mad MenNot only was Jon Hamm nominated as Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, but the show itself is up for an Outstanding Drama Series award. Visit the Draper house without flying to New York - the home is actually located in Pasadena at 675 Arden Rd.
- •Parks and RecreationThe Academy acknowledged Amy Poehler and her role on Parks and Recreation with a nod for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series. (The show is also nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series.) Though they'd like you to think the whole thing was filmed in Indiana, most of it was shot right here in L.A. See Pawnee, aka Pasadena, City Hall.
- •TransparentThe groundbreaking Amazon series is in the running for Outstanding Comedy Series. Its fearless leader, Jeffrey Tambor, is also nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series while Gaby Hoffman is up for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Hoffman's character lives in an historic L.A. building, the Los Altos Hotel and Apartments in Windsor Square at 4121 Wilshire Blvd.
- •How to Get Away With MurderViola Davis' performance in the Shonda Rhimes thriller landed her a nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. Though the show is set in Philadelphia, Davis' character actually lives in a house located in the North University Park Historic District. Find it at 1130 W. 27th St.
- •Modern FamilyThe awards season darling continues to clean up: Ty Burrell is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, Julie Bowen is nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, and the show as a whole is nominated for Outstanding Comedy Series. Many of the characters' homes are located in and around L.A., including the Dunphy family home at 10336 Dunleer Dr. in Cheviot Hills.