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61st Primetime Emmy Winners

2009-09-21 05:45

The geeky nerd of awards shows has graduated and become one of the cosiest, funniest and classiest ceremonies in Hollywood. All 'eyes' were on TV's biggest moment this year. Neil Patrick Harris may not have scooped an Emmy, but he definitely stole the show.  In between some questionable wardrobe choices, beautiful songs and big egos, a few awards were handed out. Here are this year's Emmy winners:

Best Comedy Series
30 Rock

Best Drama Series
Mad Men

Best Actor, Comedy Series

Alec Baldwin, "30 Rock"

Best Actress, Comedy Series
Toni Collette, "United States of Tara"

Best Actor, Drama Series
Bryan Cranston, "Breaking Bad"

Best Actress, Drama Series
Glenn Close, "Damages"

Best Supporting Actor, Comedy Series
Jon Cryer, "Two and a Half Men"

Best Supporting Actress, Comedy Series
Kristin Chenoweth, "Pushing Daisies"

Best Supporting Actor, Drama Series
Michael Emerson, "Lost"

Best Supporting Actress, Drama Series
Cherry Jones, "24"

Best Reality-Competition Program
"The Amazing Race"

Best Host, Reality or Reality-Competition Program
Jeff Probst, "Survivor"

Best Variety, Music or Comedy Program
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

Best Actor, Miniseries or Movie
Brenden Gleeson, "Into the Storm"

Best Actress, Miniseries or Movie
Jessica Lange, "Grey Gardens"

Best Supporting Actor, Miniseries or Movie
Ken Howard, "Grey Gardens"

Best Supporting Actress, Miniseries or Movie
Shohreh Aghdashloo, "House Of Saddam"

Best Directing, Miniseries or Movie
Dearbhla Walsh, Little Dorrit

Best Guest Actor, Comedy Series
Justin Timberlake, "Saturday Night Live"

Best Guest Actress, Comedy Series
Tina Fey, "Saturday Night Live"

Best Guest Actor, Drama Series
Michael J. Fox, "Rescue Me"

Best Guest Actress, Drama Series
Ellen Burstyn, Law & Order: SVU

Best Original Music and Lyrics
"81st Annual Academy Awards"

Best Breakthrough Performance (by public vote)
Stephen Moyer as Bill Compton in True Blood

* The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards will air on M-Net on Monday, 21 September at 21.30

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