House of Cards Season 2 release in 2014: Cast news, series receives 14 Emmy Award nominations [Full List]

Kevin Spacey is thrilled to receive news that his show 'House of Cards' has received a whopping 14 Primetime Emmy Award nominations.

Spacey himself receiving a nomination for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series for his role as Francis Underwood in the popular Netflix drama.

This is the first time that an original online only web television on the Netflix 'network' has made such an impact on the Emmys, and Spacey predicts that this could indicate a change for future TV.

The actor told EW: "It's a very exciting time for the industry. Since we debuted, a lot of other organizations and streaming companies have announced that they're doing original content. The more shows that are produced, the more writers are hired, producers are hired, actors are hired, directors are hired, it means the more people will get employed. It's better for the economy. It's a fantastic thing."

Regarding spoilers for 'House of Cards' season 2, Spacey said: "If people enjoyed the first season, I hope that they'll enjoy the second season even more. I can tell you I've been having an even better time and having even more fun with it."

The cast of 'House of Cards' is currently in the middle of filming season 2, which is rumored to premiere in early 14. There is no confirmation of an official release date as of yet.

Meanwhile, casting rumors have also been circulating for the new season. ; Molly Parker from "Deadwood" and Sam Page, Joan's ex on "Mad [People]" have been rumored to join the cast. Other new cast members include Jimi Simpson and Kate Lyn Sheil, who is set to play a 'secret' character.

See the complete list of Emmy nominations below:

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series
Bryan Cranston as Walter White, Breaking Bad

Hugh Bonneville as Robert, Earl of Grantham, Downton Abbey

Damian Lewis as Nicholas Brody, Homeland

Kevin Spacey as Francis Underwood, House of Cards

Jon Hamm as Don Draper, Mad Men

Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy, The Newsroom

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Vera Farmiga as Norma Bates, Bates Motel

Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley, Downton Abbey

Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison, Homeland

Robin Wright as Claire Underwood, House of Cards

Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson, Mad Men

Connie Britton as Rayna James, Nashville

Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope, Scandal

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie

Michael Douglas as Liberace, Behind the Candelabra

Matt Damon as Scott Thorson, Behind the Candelabra

Toby Jones as Alfred Hitchcock, The Girl

Benedict Cumberbatch as Christopher Tietjens, Parade's End

Al Pacino as Phil Spector, Phil Spector

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
Jessica Lange as Sister Jude Martin, American Horror Story

Laura Linney as Cathy Jamison, The Big C

Helen Mirren as Linda Kenney-Baden, Phil Spector

Sigourney Weaver as Elaine Barrish Hammond, Political Animals

Elisabeth Moss as Robin, Top of the Lake

Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol

Betty White, Betty White's Off Their Rockers

Tom Bergeron, Dancing With the Stars

Tim Gunn and Heidi Klum, Project Runway

Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance

Anthony Bourdain, The Taste

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series
Jason Bateman as Michael Bluth, Arrested Development

Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper, The Big Bang Theory

Matt LeBlanc as Matt LeBlanc, Episodes

Don Cheadle as Marty Kaan, House of Lies

Louis C.K. as Louie, Louie

Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy, 30 Rock

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Laura Dern as Amy, Enlightened

Lena Dunham as Hannah Horvath, Girls

Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton, Nurse Jackie

Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope, Parks and Recreation

Tina Fey as Liz Lemon, 30 Rock

Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer, Veep

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program
The Amazing Race

Dancing With the Stars

Project Runway

So You Think You Can Dance

Top Chef

The Voice

Outstanding Variety Series

The Colbert Report

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Real Time With Bill Maher

Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Miniseries or Movie

American Horror Story: Asylum

Behind the Candelabra

The Bible

Phil Specter

Political Animals

Top of the Lake

Outstanding Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory

Girls

Louie

Modern Family

30 Rock

Veep

Outstanding Drama Series

Breaking Bad

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

Homeland

House of Cards

Mad Men

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Bobby Cannavale as Gyp Rosetti, Boardwalk Empire

Jonathan Banks as Mike Ehrmantraut, Breaking Bad

Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman, Breaking Bad

Jim Carter as Mr. Carson, Downton Abbey

Peter Dinklage as Tyiron Lannister, Game of Thrones

Mandy Patinkin as Saul Berenson, Homeland

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Anna Gunn as Skyler White, Breaking Bad

Maggie Smith as Dowager Countess of Grantham, Downton Abbey

Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen, Game of Thrones

Christine Baranski as Diane Lockheart, The Good Wife

Morena Baccarin as Jessica Brody, Homeland

Christina Hendricks as Joan Harris, Mad Men

Jane Krakowski as Jenna Maroney, 30 Rock

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Adam Driver as Adam Sackler, Girls

Jessie Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett, Modern Family

Ed O'Neill as Jay Pritchett, Modern Family

Ty Burrell as Phill Dunphy, Modern Family

Bill Hader as various characters, Saturday Night Live

Tony Hale as Gary Walsh, Veep

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Mayim Bialik as Amy Farrah Fowler, The Big Bang Theory

Jane Lynch as Sue Sylvester, Glee

Sofia Vergara as Gloria Pritchett, Modern Family

Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy, Modern Family

Merritt Wever as Zoey Barkow, Nurse Jackie

Anna Chlumsky as Amy Brookheimer, Veep

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