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Emmy Winners Complete List 2011

Announcing the 2011 Primetime Emmy Award Winners!

The Emmy Awards have wrapped and this year there were a few repeat winners, as well as some surprises. Mad Men took home the Emmy for best drama for the fourth consecutive year, while Modern Family picked up its second win for best comedy series. The ABC comedy dominated a lot of the evening's other categories, with Julie Bowen and Ty Burell taking home taking home matching Emmys for for best supporting actress and actor. Kyle Chandler was a pleasant surprise winner of the evening, himself admitting he did not expect to win during his acceptance speech for best actor in a drama for his role in Friday Night Lights.


Host Jane Lynch opened the show with a funny musical opener, but it was the Lonely Island boys and a slew of comedians that helped provide the funnier moments of the evening with spoofs and performances. The nominees for the best actress also garnered a lot of laughs, taking to the stage as soon as their names were announced and literally crowning winner Melissa McCarthy. For a complete list of the night's other winners, just read more.

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
Mad Men

OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES
Modern Family

LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA
Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife

LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA
Kyle Chandler, Friday Night Lights

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA
Margo Martindale, Justified

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
Martin Scorsese, Boardwalk Empire

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY
Julie Bowen, Modern Family

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY
Ty Burrell, Modern Family

DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
Michael Alan Spiller, Modern Family

WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
Steven Levitan and Jeffrey Richman, Modern Family

LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY
Melissa McCarthy, Mike and Molly

OUTSTANDING REALITY — COMPETITION PROGRAM
The Amazing Race

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SERIES
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SERIES
Don Roy King, Saturday Night Live

OUTSTANDING VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SERIES
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
Jason Katims, Friday Night Lights

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
Julian Fellowes, Downton Abbey

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
Ryan Percival, Downton Abbey

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Maggie Smith, Violet

LEAD ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Barry Pepper, The Kennedys

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Guy Pearce, Mildred Pierce

LEAD ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Kate Winslet, Mildred Pierce

OUTSTANDING MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Downtown Abbey

LIST OF WINNERS IN THE CREATIVE ARTS CATEGORIES

GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Justin Timberlake, Saturday Night Live

GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Paul McCrane, Harry's Law

GUEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Gwyneth Paltrow, Glee

GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Loretta Devine, Grey's Anatomy

ANIMATED PROGRAM
Futurama

SHORT-FORMAT ANIMATED PROGRAM
Disney Prep & Landing: Operation Secret Santa

ART DIRECTION FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
Boardwalk Empire

ART DIRECTION FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Mildred Pierce

ART DIRECTION FOR A MULTI-CAMERA SERIES
Hot in Cleveland

ART DIRECTION FOR VARIETY, MUSIC, OR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING
2010 MTV Video Music Awards

CASTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
Glee

CASTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
Boardwalk Empire

CASTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL
Mildred Pierce

CHOREOGRAPHY
So You Think You Can Dance

CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A MULTI-CAMERA SERIES
Two and a Half Men

CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
Boardwalk Empire

CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Downton Abbey (Masterpiece)

CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR NONFICTION
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations

CINEMATOGRAPHY FOR REALITY PROGRAMMING
Deadliest Catch

COMMERCIAL
Born of Fire Chrysler 200

COSTUMES FOR A SERIES
The Borgias

COSTUMES FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL
Downton Abbey (Masterpiece)

COSTUMES FOR A VARIETY/MUSIC PROGRAM OR A SPECIAL
Gettysburg
Portlandia

DIRECTING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SPECIAL
Sondheim! The Birthday Concert (Great Performances)

DIRECTING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING
Gasland

MAIN TITLE DESIGN
Game of Thrones

MAKEUP FOR A SERIES, MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR A SPECIAL (PROSTHETIC)
The Kennedys

MAKEUP FOR A SINGLE CAMERA SERIES (NON-PROSTHETIC)
Saturday Night Live

MAKEUP FOR A MULTI-CAMERA SERIES OR SPECIAL (NON-PROSTHETIC)
Saturday Night Live

MAKEUP FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE (NON-PROSTHETIC)
The Pacific

MUSIC DIRECTION
Harry Connick Jr., in Concert on Broadway (Great Performances)

MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)
American Masters

MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR A SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE)
Mildred Pierce

ORIGINAL MUSIC AND LYRICS
Saturday Night Live

ORIGINAL MAIN TITLE THEME MUSIC
The Borgias

PICTURE EDITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES (SINGLE-CAMERA)
Boardwalk Empire

PICTURE EDITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES (SINGLE OR MULTI-CAMERA)
How I Met Your Mother

PICTURE EDITING FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE (SINGLE-CAMERA)
Cinema Verite

PICTURE EDITING FOR A SHORT-FORMAT
THE 2010 ESPY Awards

PICTURE EDITING FOR A SPECIAL (SINGLE OR MULTI-CAMERA)
Lady Gaga Presents The Monster Ball Tour: Madison Square Garden

PICTURE EDITING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING
Freedom Riders

PICTURE EDITING FOR REALITY PROGRAMMING
Deadliest Catch

HAIRSTYLING FOR A SINGLE-CAMERA SERIES
Mad Men

HAIRSTYLING FOR A MULTI-CAMERA SERIES OR SPECIAL
Dancing With the Stars

HAIRSTYLING FOR A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
The Kennedys (Masterpiece)

CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA
Oscar Digital Experience

CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA — FICTION
StarWarsUncut.com

LIGHTING DIRECTION (ELECTRONIC, MULTI-CAMERA) FOR VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY PROGRAMMING
Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony

VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SPECIAL
The Kennedy Center Honors

SPECIAL CLASS PROGRAMS
64th Annual Tony Awards

CHILDREN'S PROGRAM
A Child's Garden of Poetry

CHILDRENS' NONFICTION PROGRAM
Nick News With Linda Ellerbee: Under The Influence: Kids of

NONFICTION SPECIAL
Gettysburg

NONFICTION SERIES
American Masters

REALITY PROGRAM
Deadliest Catch

EXCEPTIONAL MERIT IN NONFICTION FILMMAKING
Freedom Riders

WRITING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING
Freedom Riders

SOUND EDITING FOR A SERIES
Boardwalk Empire

SOUND EDITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL
The Pillars of the Earth

SOUND EDITING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING (SINGLE OR MULTI-CAMERA)
Gettysburg

SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (ONE HOUR)
House

SOUND MIXING FOR A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
The Kennedys

SOUND MIXING FOR A COMEDY OR DRAMA SERIES (HALF-HOUR AND ANIMATION)
Family Guy

SOUND MIXING FOR A VARIETY OR MUSIC SERIES OR A SPECIAL
American Idol

SOUND MIXING FOR NONFICTION PROGRAMMING (SINGLE OR MULTI-CAMERA)
Deadliest Catch

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A SERIES
Boardwalk Empire

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL
Gettysburg

STUNT COORDINATION
Southland

TECHNICAL DIRECTION, CAMERAWORK, VIDEO CONTROL FOR A SERIES
American Idol

TECHNICAL DIRECTION, CAMERAWORK, VIDEO CONTROL FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL
Don Pasquale (Great Performances at The Met)

VOICE-OVER PERFORMANCE
Futurama

WRITING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SPECIAL
64th Annual Tony Awards

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