Television: 61st Annual Emmy Awards Television

The Winners

2009 winners noted with a blue star.

Series
 
  • Entourage (HBO)
  • Family Guy (FOX)
  • Flight Of The Conchords (HBO)
  • How I Met Your Mother (CBS)
  • The Office (NBC)
  • 30 Rock (NBC)
  • Weeds (SHO)
Actor
 
  • Jim Parsons - The Big Bang Theory
  • Jemaine Clement - Flight Of The Conchords
  • Tony Shalhoub - Monk
  • Steve Carell - The Office
  • Alec Baldwin - 30 Rock
  • Charlie Sheen - Two and a Half Men
Actress
 
  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus - The New Adventures of Old Christine
  • Christina Applegate - Samantha Who?
  • Sarah Silverman - The Sarah Silverman Program
  • Tina Fey - 30 Rock
  • Toni Collette - United States of Tara
  • Mary-Louise Parker - Weeds
Directing
 
  • Julian Farino - Entourage
  • James Bobin - Flight Of The Conchords
  • Jeff Blitz - The Office
  • Millicent Shelton - 30 Rock
  • Beth McCarthy - 30 Rock
  • Todd Holland - 30 Rock
Supporting Actor
 
  • Kevin Dillon - Entourage
  • Neil Patrick Harris - How I Met Your Mother
  • Rainn Wilson - The Office
  • Tracy Morgan - 30 Rock
  • Jack McBrayer - 30 Rock
  • Jon Cryer - Two and a Half Men
Supporting Actress
 
  • Kristin Chenoweth - Pushing Daisies
  • Amy Poehler - Saturday Night Live
  • Kristin Wiig - Saturday Night Live
  • Jane Krakowski - 30 Rock
  • Vanessa Williams -Ugly Betty
  • Elizabeth Perkins - Weed
Writing
 
  • James Bobin, Jermaine Clement, Bret McKenzie - Flight of The Conchords
  • Matt Hubbard - 30 Rock
  • Robert Carlock - 30 Rock: Apollo, Apollo
  • Ron Weiner - 30 Rock: Mamma Mia
  • Jack Burditt, Robert Carlock - 30 Rock: Kidney Now!
Series
 
  • Big Love
  • Breaking Bad
  • Damages
  • Dexter
  • House
  • Lost
  • Mad Men
Actor
 
  • Bryan Cranston - Breaking Bad
  • Michael C. Hall - Dexter
  • Hugh Laurie - House
  • Gabriel Byrne - In Treatment
  • Jon Hamm - Mad Men
  • Simon Baker - The Mentalist
Actress
 
  • Sally Field - Brothers and Sisters
  • Kyra Sedgwick - The Closer
  • Glenn Close - Damages
  • Mariska Hargitay - Law and Order: SVU
  • Elizabeth Moss - Mad Men
  • Holly Hunter - Saving Grace
Directing
 
  • Michael Rymer - Battlestar Galactica
  • Bill D'Elia - Boston Legal
  • Todd A. Kessler - Damages
  • Rod Halcomb - ER
  • Phil Abraham - Mad Men
Supporting Actor
 
  • Wiilliam Shatner - Boston Legal
  • Christian Clemenson - Boston Legal
  • Aaron Paul - Breaking Bad
  • William Hurt - Damages
  • Michael Emerson - Lost
  • John Slattery - Mad Men
Supporting Actress
 
  • Rose Byrne - Damages
  • Sandra Oh - Grey's Anatomy
  • Chandra Wilson - Grey's Anatomy
  • Dianne Wiest - In Treatment
  • Hope Davis - In Treatment
  • Cherry Jones - 24
Writing
 
  • Carlton Cuse, Damon Lindelof - Lost: The Incident
  • Robin Veith, Matthew Weiner - Mad Men: A Night To Remember
  • Andre Jacquemetton, Maria Jacquemetton, Matthew Weiner - Mad Men: Six Month Leave
  • Matthew Weiner - Mad Men: The Jet Set
  • Kater Gordon, Matthew Weiner - Mad Men: Meditations In An Emergency
Variety or Music Program
 
  • The Colbert Report (Comedy Central)
  • The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (Comedy Central)
  • Late Show With David Letterman (CBS)
  • Real Time With Bill Maher (HBO)
  • Saturday Night Live (NBC)
Made for Television Movie
 
  • Coco Chanel (Lifetime)
  • Grey Gardens (HBO)
  • Into The Storm (HBO)
  • Prayers For Bobby (Lifetime)
  • Taking Chance (HBO)
Miniseries
 
  • Generation Kill (HBO)
  • Little Dorrit (PBS)
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Multimedia

VIDEO: Emmy Noms
"Grey's" Chandra Wilson and "Big Bang's" Jim Parsons announce this year's contenders.
 
PHOTOS: Chosen Few
Check out some of this year's primetime players.

Discussions

Q&A: Transcript
The Post's TV columnist Lisa de Moraes discusses the pre-show and live broadcast.
 

Blogs & Columns

The TV Column
Whether it's the Emmys or industry buzz, Post's Lisa de Moraes is in the know.
 
Winners & Losers
Learn which shows are ahead of the pack — and which are dead last.

TV Features

Tom Shales on TV
The Pulitzer Prize-winning TV critic weighs in on television's cultural impact.
 
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