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Emmys 2011: The main winners at a glance

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Compiled by Jack Foley

THE main winners and nominees for the 2011 Emmys are as follows. The winners were announced on Sunday, September 18, 2011 (they appear in bold).

Outstanding Comedy Series
The Big Bang Theory
Modern Family
The Office
Parks and Recreation
30 Rock

Outstanding Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire
Friday Night Lights
Game of Thrones
The Good Wife
Mad Men

Outstanding Miniseries or Made for Television Movie
Cinema Verite
Downton Abbey
The Kennedys
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The Pillars of the Earth
Too Big to Fail (2011) (TV)

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Alec Baldwin – 30 Rock
Steve Carell – The Office
Louis C.K – Louie
Johnny Galecki – The Big Bang Theory
Matt LeBlanc – Episodes
Jim Parsons – The Big Bang Theory

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Steve Buscemi – Boardwalk Empire
Kyle Chandler – Friday Night Lights
Michael C. Hall – Dexter
Jon Hamm – Mad Men
Hugh Laurie – House
Timothy Olyphant – Justified

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie
Idris Elba – Luther
Laurence Fishburne – Thurgood
William Hurt – Too Big to Fail
Greg Kinnear – The Kennedys
Barry Pepper – The Kennedys
Édgar Ramírez – Carlos the Jackal

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Edie Falco – Nurse Jackie
Tina Fey – 30 Rock
Laura Linney – The Big C
Melissa McCarthy – Mike & Molly
Martha Plimpton – Raising Hope
Amy Poehler – Parks and Recreation

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series
Kathy Bates – Harry’s Law
Connie Britton – Friday Night Lights
Mireille Enos – The Killing
Mariska Hargitay – Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Julianna Margulies – The Good Wife
Elisabeth Moss – Mad Men

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Taraji P. Henson – Taken from Me: The Tiffany Rubin Story
Diane Lane – Cinema Verite
Jean Marsh – Upstairs Downstairs
Elizabeth McGovern – Downton Abbey
Kate Winslet – Mildred Pierce

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell – Modern Family
Chris Colfer – Glee
Jon Cryer – Two and a Half Men
Jesse Tyler Ferguson – Modern Family
Ed O’Neill – Modern Family
Eric Stonestreet – Modern Family

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Andre Braugher – Men of a Certain Age
Josh Charles – The Good Wife
Alan Cumming – The Good Wife
Peter Dinklage – Game of Thrones
Walton Goggins – Justified
John Slattery – Mad Men

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie
Paul Giamatti – Too Big to Fail
Brían F. O’Byrne – Mildred Pierce
Guy Pearce – Mildred Pierce
Tom Wilkinson – The Kennedys
James Woods – Too Big to Fail

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Julie Bowen – Modern Family
Jane Krakowski – 30 Rock
Jane Lynch – Glee
Sofía Vergara – Modern Family
Kristen Wiig – Saturday Night Live
Betty White – Hot in Cleveland

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Christine Baranski – The Good Wife
Michelle Forbes – The Killing
Christina Hendricks – Mad Men
Kelly Macdonald – Boardwalk Empire
Margo Martindale – Justified
Archie Panjabi – The Good Wife

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Eileen Atkins – Upstairs Downstairs
Melissa Leo – Mildred Pierce
Maggie Smith – Downton Abbey
Mare Winningham – Mildred Pierce
Evan Rachel Wood – Mildred Pierce

Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series
Idris Elba – Lenny, The Big C
Nathan Lane – Pepper Saltzman, Modern Family
Zach Galifianakis – Host, Saturday Night Live
Justin Timberlake – Host, Saturday Night Live
Matt Damon – Carol, 30 Rock
Will Arnett – Devin Banks

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series
Kristin Chenoweth – April Rhodes, Glee
Dot-Marie Jones – Coach Beiste, Glee
Gwyneth Paltrow – Holly Holliday, Glee
Cloris Leachman – Maw Maw, Raising Hope
Tina Fey, Saturday Night Live
Elizabeth Banks – Avery, 30 Rock

Outstanding Directing For A Comedy Series
How I Met Your Mother – Pamela Fryman
Modern Family – Michael Alan Spiller
Modern Family – Gail Mancuso
Modern Family – Steve Levitan
30 Rock – Beth McCarthy-Miller

Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series
Boardwalk Empire – Martin Scorsese
Boardwalk Empire – Jeremy Podeswa
The Borgias – Neil Jordan
Game Of Thrones – Tim Van Patten
The Killing – Patty Jenkins

Outstanding Directing For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Dramatic Special
Carlos – Olivier Assayas
Cinema Verite – Shari Springer Berman, Directed by; Robert Pulcini
Downton Abbey (Masterpiece) – Brian Percival
Mildred Pierce – Todd Haynes
Too Big To Fail – Curtis Hanson

Outstanding Variety, Music Or Comedy Series
The Colbert Report
The Daily Show
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Real Time with Bill Maher
Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Reality Competition Program
The Amazing Race
American Idol: The Search for a Superstar
Dancing with the Stars
Project Runway
So You Think You Can Dance
Top Chef

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