Primetime Emmy Awards 2011: Nominees' reactions

Slideshow posted in Entertainment News | Thursday, July 14, 2011

16 of 24: Matt LeBlanc of 'Episodes' on being nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy:

'I'm honored to be considered and very proud of our show. Everyone worked so hard, and I'm even more excited about the writing nomination for [series creators] Jeffrey [Klarik] and David [Crane]. They definitely deserve it. I'm looking forward to going back to work soon on Season 2. It's going to be a blast,' the actor said in a statement to TVLine.

This is LeBlanc's fourth Emmy nomination. The actor was previously nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series in 2004, 2003 and 2002 for his role on 'Friends.'

(Pictured: Matt LeBlanc in a promotional still for 'Episodes') ( Photo / British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) / Hat Trick Productions / Showtime Entertainment Television)