Some Surprise Winners At The Emmys

The TV show "Modern Family" has walked away with four awards at this year's Emmys, including best comedy series for the third year in a row. The terrorism thriller "Homeland," in its first season, also won four trophies. "Mad Men" had a leading 17 nominations, but failed to win a single statuette.

The 64th Primetime Emmys aired live from Los Angeles, with Jimmy Kimmel as host.

Here is a list of winners from Sunday night:
-- Drama Series: "Homeland," Showtime.
-- Actress, Drama Series: Claire Danes, "Homeland," Showtime.
-- Actor, Drama Series: Damian Lewis, "Homeland," Showtime.
-- Supporting Actor, Drama Series: Aaron Paul, "Breaking Bad," AMC.
-- Supporting Actress, Drama Series: Maggie Smith, "Downton Abbey," PBS.
-- Writing, Drama Series: Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Gideon Raff, "Homeland," Showtime.
-- Directing, Drama Series: Tim Van Patten, "Boardwalk Empire," HBO.
-- Comedy Series: "Modern Family," ABC.
-- Actor, Comedy Series: Jon Cryer, "Two and a Half Men," CBS.
-- Actress, Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep," HBO.
-- Supporting Actress, Comedy Series: Julie Bowen, "Modern Family," ABC.
-- Supporting Actor, Comedy Series: Eric Stonestreet, "Modern Family," ABC.
-- Writing, Comedy Series: Louis C.K, "Louie," FX Networks.
-- Directing, Comedy Series: Steven Levitan, "Modern Family," ABC.
-- Miniseries or Movie: "Game Change," HBO.
-- Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Julianne Moore, "Game Change," HBO.
-- Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Kevin Costner, "Hatfields & McCoys," History.
-- Supporting Actress, Miniseries or Movie: Jessica Lange, "American Horror Story," FX Networks.
-- Supporting Actor, Miniseries or Movie: Tom Berenger, "Hatfields & McCoys," History.
-- Directing, Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special: Jay Roach, "Game Change," HBO.
-- Writing, Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special: Danny Strong, "Game Change," HBO.
-- Reality-Competition Program: "The Amazing Race," CBS.
-- Host, Reality-Competition Program: Tom Bergeron, "Dancing With the Stars," ABC.
-- Variety, Music or Comedy Series: "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart," Comedy Central.
-- Writing for a Variety Special: Louis C.K., "Louis C.K. Live at the Beacon Theatre," FX Networks.
-- Directing, Variety, Music or Comedy Special: Glenn Weiss, 65th Annual Tony Awards, CBS.

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