Emmy Awards Winners 2012: 'Homeland' and 'Modern Family' Win Best Drama and Best Comedy Series [FULL LIST]
on Sep 23, 2012 11:15 PM EDT
"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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