The 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards are on Monday, and we're gearing up for the biggest night in TV with a look back at the show's best moments from the past. The Emmys celebrate our small-screen favorites, including hot leading men, funny comedians, and the best dramatic actors — and we can't wait to see who wins big this time around. See a full list of this year's nominees , and scroll through for a trip down Emmys memory lane!
Blake Lively  and Leighton Meester  walked hand in hand to the mic to present in 2009.
The ladies of Sex and the City, Sarah Jessica Parker , Kristin Davis, Cynthia Nixon, and Kim Cattrall , stuck together at the show in 1999.
Tori Spelling  and Jennie Garth dressed to the nines for their appearance in 1995.
The cast of Seinfeld celebrated their 1993 outstanding comedy series win together.
George Clooney  had his ER costar Anthony Edwards and girlfriend Celine Balitran by his side on the red carpet in 1996.
Katie Holmes  took James Van Der Beek  as her date in 1998.
Matt Damon  and Michael Douglas presented an award together at the 2013 Emmys.
Ellen DeGeneres  had a hilarious outfit change at the 2001 award show.
Justin Timberlake  took home an Emmy for his work on SNL in 2009.
Brad Pitt  was by Jennifer Aniston 's side after she won for best actress in Friends in 2002.
Oprah Winfrey  stole the show at the 2002 Emmys.
Will Ferrell  brought his kids on stage at the 2013 show.
Anna Paquin  and Stephen Moyer  stepped out together as newlyweds to the 2010 ceremony.
Sarah Jessica Parker  cozied up to Matthew Broderick  in 2000.
Adam Brody  and Rachel Bilson  hung out with OC creator Josh Schwartz at a 2003 Emmys afterparty.
Sarah Jessica Parker  picked up an Emmy for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series at the 2004 show.
30 Rock costars Tina Fey  and Tracy Morgan joked around in 2006.
Aaron Paul gave Anna Gunn a kiss at the 2013 Emmys Governors Ball.
John Krasinski  and Emily Blunt  made a dashing duo in 2011.
Nina Dobrev  dazzled in a red gown at the 2011 award show.
Gwyneth Paltrow  presented an award in 2011.
Sofia Vergara danced with Eric Stonestreet at the HBO afterparty in 2013.
Jon Stewart , Stephen Colbert , and Steve Carell  joked around in 2007.
The ladies of Modern Family posed for a photo backstage in 2011.
Best actress in a comedy nominees Tina Fey , Martha Plimpton, Melissa McCarthy , Amy Poehler , and Edie Falco took the stage together in 2011.
Tina Fey  was escorted on stage by Jon Hamm  in 2012.
Tina Fey  and Amy Poehler  struggled to get up the stairs at the 2013 show.
Halle Berry  celebrated her Emmy win in 2000.
Will and Grace costars Debra Messing  and Megan Mullally shared a hug in 2000.
Keri Russell  snapped a photo with Cynthia Nixon and Kristin Davis in 2000.
Sean Hayes chomped on his statue in 2000.
Nicole Kidman  and her husband, Keith Urban , held hands as they made their way to the Emmy Awards reception after the 2012 show.
Jennifer Aniston  emotionally accepted her award in 2002.
Jimmy Fallon  had some microphone issues when he presented an Emmy in 2013.
Jennifer Garner  looked lovely in ivory at the 2002 award show.
Dakota Fanning  was full of energy for her walk down the red carpet in 2003.
Grey's Anatomy stars Patrick Dempsey  and Ellen Pompeo  looked like a dashing duo backstage at the 2005 ceremony.
A young Kirk Cameron arrived in style at the show in 1987.
Edie Falco, joined by Stanley Tucci, went home with the award for lead actress in a drama series in 2003.
The Breaking Bad actors were excited about their Emmy win in 2013.
Arrested Development pals Tony Hale, Jason Bateman , and Will Arnett  shared a hug in 2004.
Felicity Huffman  got a kiss from husband William H. Macy in 2004.
Eva Longoria  cozied up to her Desperate Housewives costar Ricardo Chavira in 2005.
The O.C. stars Rachel Bilson  and Mischa Barton  stuck close during a 2005 afterparty.
Charlize Theron  partied with TV's hottest stars in 2005.
Jane Lynch  gave a touching tribute to Glee's Cory Monteith  in 2013.
Christina  Aguilera blew a kiss to fans in 2007.
Hugh Jackman  posed with a statue in 2005.
Portia de Rossi  accompanied Ellen DeGeneres  to the show in 2005.
Katherine Heigl  took home an award in 2007 for her work on Grey's Anatomy.