Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones

Mad Men and Game Of Thrones are among the nominees set to battle it out at the upcoming American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Awards.

The advertising drama, starring Jon Hamm and January Jones, will go up against fantasy series Game of Thrones, Fringe, recently-axed Alcatraz, and British programmes Hunted and Strike Back for best one-hour episodic television series or pilot.

Kevin Costner's Hatfields and McCoys has received a nod in the television movieminiseries category alongside Nicole Kidman's Hemingway and Gellhorn, American Horror Story Asylum, and Great Expectations.

In the category for best half-hour episodic series or pilot, The New Normal will compete against Kristen Bell and Don Cheadle's House of Lies, Wilfred, Happy Endings and Ben and Kate.

The nominations for the movie categories will be unveiled on 9 January (13).

The prizes will be handed out at a ceremony in Los Angeles on 10 February (13).