Game of Thrones is a huge breakout hit for HBO, and Dinklage's performance has quickly made him a fan favorite. It's easy to see why: his portrayal of Tyrion Lannister is both witty and sympathetic. Many of you agree, saying that Dinklage would be your first choice for the trophy, and we know the Emmys love to honor newcomers.
Chance of winning: High
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