Mary McDonnell, Battlestar Galactica:
Edward James Olmos, Battlestar Galactica:
Regina King, Southland:
(Of course, if your ideal candidates don't get recognized, they might wind up with a nomination in EW.com's second annual EWwy Awards.) So check out Gold Derby's list of front-runners in the men's and women's lead drama races, then tell us who you'd like to see get his/her name called on July 16.