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Emmy Awards Winners 2012: 'Homeland' and 'Modern Family' Win Best Drama and Best Comedy Series [FULL LIST]

"Modern Family" and "Homeland" took the Emmy Awards 2012 for best comedy series and best drama series respectively Sunday at the 64th edition of the awards hosted by Jimmy Kimmel at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

By Sally Garcia, EnStars on Sep 23, 2012 11:15 PM EDT
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Alex Gansa (C) accepts the award for outstanding drama series for "Homeland" at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012.
Alex Gansa (C) accepts the award for outstanding drama series for "Homeland" at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012. (Photo : Reuters)
Steven Levitan (C) accepts the award for outstanding comedy series for "Modern Family" at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012.
Steven Levitan (C) accepts the award for outstanding comedy series for "Modern Family" at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012. (Photo : Reuters)

"Modern Family" and "Homeland" took the Emmy Awards 2012 for best comedy series and best drama series respectively Sunday at the 64th edition of the awards hosted by Jimmy Kimmel at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

Claire Danes and Damian Lewis from "Homeland" took the Emmys for best Lead Actress and Best Lead Actor respectively for a drama series.

"I'm one of those pesky Brits, I apologize," said Lewis. "I don't really believe in judging art, but I thought I'd show up just in case."

"My husband, my love, my life, my baby daddy, this doesn't mean anything without you," Danes said during her acceptance speech.

Julia Louis-Dreyfus from Veep won the Emmy for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy for her role as a caustic U.S. vice president and "Two and a Half Men," Jon Cryer won the award for Lead Actor in a Comedy series.

"Don't panic, people. Something has clearly gone terribly wrong. I'm stunned," said Cryer.

See the Full List of Emmy Winners 2012 Below:

Comedy Series: Modern Family

Drama Series: Homeland

Lead Actress, Drama: Claire Danes, Homeland

Lead Actor, Drama: Damian Lewis, Homeland

Lead Actress, Comedy: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Lead Actor, Comedy: Jon Cryer, Two and a Half Men

Supporting Actress, Drama: Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey

Supporting Actor, Drama: Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad

Supporting Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Jessica Lange, American Horror Story

Supporting Actor, Comedy: Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family

Supporting Actress, Comedy: Julie Bowen, Modern Family

Writing, Comedy: Louis C.K., Louie

Directing, Comedy: Steve Levitan, Modern Family

Guest Actress, Comedy: Kathy Bates, Two and a Half Men

Guest Actor, Comedy: Jimmy Fallon, Saturday Night Live

Reality-Competition Program: The Amazing Race

Writing, Drama: Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Gideon Raff, Homeland

Variety, Comedy or Musical Series: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

Directing, Variety Special: Glenn Weiss, 65th Annual Tony Awards

Writing, Variety, Music or Comedy Special: Louis C.K.

Directing, Drama: Tim Van Patten, Boardwalk Empire

Guest Actor, Drama: Jeremy Davies, Justified

Guest Actress, Drama: Martha Plimpton, The Good Wife

Host, Reality or Reality-Competition Program: Tom Bergeron, Dancing With the Stars

Miniseries or Movie: Game Change

Lead Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Kevin Costner, Hatfields & McCoys

Directing, Miniseries or Movie: Jay Roach, Game Change

Lead Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Julianne Moore, Game Change

Writing, Miniseries or Movie: Danny Strong, Game Change

Supporting Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Tom Berenger, Hatfields & McCoys

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