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The Emmy Awards: The 61st Annual Emmy Awards

Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the 2009 Primetime Emmy Awards, will be awarded live on CBS September 20th.


Episode Info


Episode number: 61x1
Airdate: Sunday September 20th, 2009

Director: (Unknown)
Writer: (Unknown)


  • Currently 8/10
8/10 (1 Vote cast)
Guest Stars
Alec Baldwin
As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (for '30 Rock')
Recurring
Bryan Cranston
As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series (for 'Breaking Bad')
Recurring
Glenn Close
As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series (for 'Damages')
Recurring
Jessica Lange
As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Grey Gardens')
Recurring
Jon Cryer
As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (for 'Two and a Half Men')
Recurring
Michael Emerson
As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (for 'Lost')
Recurring
Michael J. Fox
As Winner: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series (for 'Rescue Me')
Recurring
Ellen Burstyn
As Winner: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series (for 'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit')
Recurring
Matthew Weiner
As Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series (for 'Mad Men': ep 'Meditations in an Emergency')
Recurring
Andrew Davies
As Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (for 'Little Dorrit')
Recurring
Jeff Probst
As Winner: Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program (for 'Survivor')
Recurring
Toni Collette
As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (for 'United States of Tara')
Brendan Gleeson
As Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Into the Storm')
Kristin Chenoweth
As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (for 'Pushing Daisies')
Cherry Jones
As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series (for '24')
Ken Howard
As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'Grey Gardens')
Shohreh Aghdashloo
As Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie (for 'House of Saddam')
Justin Timberlake
As Winner: Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series (for 'Saturday Night Live')
Sarah Palin
As Winner: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series (for 'Saturday Night Live')
Jeffrey Blitz
As Winner: Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series (for 'The Office': episode 'Stress Relief')
Rod Holcomb
As Winner: Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series (for 'ER': episode And in the End...')
Bruce Gowers
As Winner: Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series (for 'American Idol')
Dearbhla Walsh
As Winner: Outstanding Directing Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (for 'Little Dorrit')
Matt Hubbard
As Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series (for '30 Rock': episode 'Reunion')
Kater Gordon
As Winner: Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series (for 'Mad Men': ep 'Meditations in an Emergency')
Main Cast
Episode Notes
The nominees are...

COMEDY

BEST COMEDY SERIES
Entourage
Family Guy
Flight of the Conchords
How I Met Your Mother
The Office
30 Rock
Weeds

BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Steve Carell, The Office
Jemaine Clement, Flight of the Conchords
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Tony Shalhoub, Monk
Charlie Sheen, Two and a Half Men

BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Christina Applegate, Samantha Who?
Toni Collette, United States of Tara
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, The New Adventures of Old Christine
Tina Fey, 30 Rock
Mary-Louise Parker, Weeds
Sarah Silverman, The Sarah Silverman Program

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Jon Cryer, Two and a Half Men
Kevin Dillon, Entourage
Neil Patrick Harris, How I Met Your Mother
Jack McBrayer, 30 Rock
Tracy Morgan, 30 Rock
Rainn Wilson, The Office

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Kristin Chenoweth, Pushing Daisies
Jane Krakowski, 30 Rock
Elizabeth Perkins, Weeds
Amy Poehler, Saturday Night Live
Kristin Wiig, Saturday Night Live
Vanessa Williams, Ugly Betty

GUEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
Alan Alda, 30 Rock
Beau Bridges, Desperate Housewives
Jon Hamm, 30 Rock
Steve Martin, 30 Rock
Justin Timberlake, Saturday Night Live

GUEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
Jennifer Aniston, 30 Rock
Christine Baranski, The Big Bang Theory
Tina Fey, Saturday Night Live
Gena Rowlands, Monk
Elaine Stritch, 30 Rock
Betty White, My Name Is Earl

DRAMA

BEST DRAMA SERIES
Big Love
Breaking Bad
Damages
Dexter
House
Lost
Mad Men

BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Simon Baker, The Mentalist
Gabriel Byrne, In Treatment
Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
Michael C. Hall, Dexter
Jon Hamm, Mad Men
Hugh Laurie, House

BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Glenn Close, Damages
Sally Field, Brothers & Sisters
Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: SVU
Holly Hunter, Saving Grace
Elisabeth Moss, Mad Men
Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Christian Clemenson, Boston Legal
Michael Emerson, Lost
William Hurt, Damages
Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
William Shatner, Boston Legal
John Slattery, Mad Men

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Rose Byrne, Damages
Hope Davis, In Treatment
Cherry Jones, 24
Sandra Oh, Grey's Anatomy
Dianne Wiest, In Treatment
Chandra Wilson, Grey's Anatomy

GUEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
Edward Asner, CSI: NY
Ted Danson, Damages
Ernest Borgnine, ER
Michael J. Fox, Rescue Me
Jimmy Smits, Dexter

GUEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
Brenda Blethyn, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Carol Burnett, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Ellen Burstyn, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Sharon Lawrence, Grey's Anatomy
CCH Pounder, The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency

REALITY

REALITY COMPETITION PROGRAM
The Amazing Race
American Idol
Dancing With The Stars
Project Runway
Top Chef

HOST FOR A REALITY OR REALITY-COMPETITION PROGRAM
Tom Bergeron, Dancing With the Stars
Phil Keoghan, The Amazing Race
Heidi Klum, Project Runway
Padma Lakshmi (Host) and Tom Colicchio (Co-Host), Top Chef
Jeff Probst, Survivor
Ryan Seacrest, American Idol

REALITY SERIES
Antiques Roadshow
Dirty Jobs
Dog Whisperer
Intervention
Kathy Griffin: My Life On The D-List
MythBusters

VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY

VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SERIES
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Late Show With David Letterman
Real Time With Bill Maher
Saturday Night Live

VARIETY, MUSIC, OR COMEDY SPECIAL
Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America. A Final Night With George W. Bush
Ricky Gervais: Out of England
Kathy Griffin: She'll Cut a Bitch
The Kennedy Center Honors
Chris Rock: Kill the Messenger

MINISERIES OR MOVIE

MINISERIES
Generation Kill
Little Dorrit

MADE-FOR-TV MOVIE
Coco Chanel
Grey Gardens
Into The Storm
Prayers For Bobby
Taking Chance

ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
Kevin Bacon, Taking Chance
Kenneth Branagh, Wallander: One Step Behind
Kevin Kline, Cyrano de Bergerac (Great Performances)
Brendan Gleeson, Into the Storm
Sir Ian McKellen, King Lear (Great Performances)
Kiefer Sutherland, 24: Redemption

ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
Drew Barrymore, Grey Gardens
Jessica Lange, Grey Gardens
Shirley MacLaine, Coco Chanel
Sigourney Weaver, Prayers For Bobby
Chandra Wilson, Accidental Friendship

SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Len Cariou, Into the Storm
Tom Courtenay, Little Dorrit
Ken Howard, Grey Gardens
Bob Newhart, The Librarian: Curse of the Judas Chalice
Andy Serkis, Little Dorrit

SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR MOVIE
Shohreh Aghdashloo, House Of Saddam
Marcia Gay Harden, The Courageous Heart Of Irena Sendler (Hallmark Hall Of Fame Presentation)
Janet McTeer, Into The Storm
Jeanne Tripplehorn, Grey Gardens
Cicely Tyson, Relative Stranger



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