We'll make this easy: You simply can't have a category called Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and not include Sutton Foster
from ABC Family
's "Bunheads." It would just be stupid.
But the Emmy nominations are no strangers to stupid, and Foster is a real long shot for a nomination this year. Not because she doesn't deserve it, but because she's on a network Emmy voters never pay attention to and in a show that's barely even supported by that network.ABC Family
couldn't be bothered to submit "Bunheads
" for Emmy consideration in any category (it's glaringly obvious that Foster justifiably submitted her own name on the ballot, which performers are free to do). So, we're not hopeful.
Unless, by some miracle, enough voters actually saw anything that Foster did over the course of "Bunheads
'" increasingly rich 18-episode first season. As washed up showgirl-turned-small town dance teacher Michelle,