This is how I went at the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards (in the catergories I tried to predict or wished to win) Winners in red.
Comedy – GLEE , or Nurse Jackie. (predict – Modern Family)
Drama – TRUE BLOOD (unlikely) (predict – Mad Men or Lost)
Actor in comedy – LARRY DAVID (CURB YOU ENTHUSIASM), predict – ALEC BALDWIN (30 Rock)
Winner Jim Parsons – Big Bang Theory
Actress in comedy – EDIE FALCO (NURSE JACKIE), soft spot for Lea Michele (Glee). Hard to predict, also has Toni Collette in the running
Supporting Actor in comedy – ERIC STONESTREET (MODERN FAMILY), soft spot for Chris Colfer (Glee). Predict – Eric Stonestreet.
Supporting Actress in comedy – JANE LYNCH (GLEE), will win
Actor in drama – MICHAEL C. HALL (DEXTER) should win.
Winner , Bryan Cranston – Breaking Bad
Actress in drama – JULIANNA MARGULIES (THE GOOD WIFE), close call with Glenn Close (Damages)
WOW real surprise winner – Kyra Sedgwick – The Closer.
Supporting Actor in drama – MARTIN SHORT (DAMAGES), hard to predict, not aware of other performers. Default as he is Jiminy Glick
Winner – Aaron Paul – Breaking Bad
Supporting Actress in drama – ARCHIE PUNJABI (THE GOOD WIFE), predict.
Made for TV Movie – YOU DON’T KNOW JACK, predict – That Special Relationship
Winner – TEMPLE GRANDIN.
Miniseries – RETURN TO CRANFORD, predict – The Pacific
Actor in mini-series or tv movie – AL PACINO (YOU DON’T KNOW JACK), should win
Actress in a mini-series or tv movie – MAGGIE SMITH (CAPTURING MARY), predict Joan Allen -Georgia O’Keeffe.
Winner – Claire Danes, Temple Grandin.
Supporting Actor in a miniseries or tv movie – MICHAEL GAMBON (EMMA), predict Patrick Stewart – Hamlet
Winner – David Strathairn, Temple Grandin
Supporting Actress in a miniseries or tv movie – CATHERINE O’HARA (TEMPLE GRANDIN), predict Susan Sarandon – You Don’t Know Jack
Winner – Julia Ormond, Temple Grandin.
My score out of 16:
Wish – 5
Predict – 8
Bummed out – 8
Writing for a Comedy Series – Steven Levitan, Christopher Lloyd – MODERN FAMILY (Pilot).
Directing for a Comedy Series – Ryan Murphy – GLEE, Director’s Cut (Pilot).
Reality – Competion Program – TOP CHEF.
Writing for a Drama Series – Matthew Weiner and Erin Levy – MAD MEN – Shut the Door.
Directing for a Drama Series – Steve Shill – DEXTER – The Getaway.
Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special – 63rd ANNUAL TONY AWARDS.
Directing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Special – Bucky Gunts – VANCOUVER 2010 OLYMPIC WINTER GAMES OPENING CEREMONY.
Variety, Music or Comedy Special – THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART.
Writing for a Mini-series,Movie or Drama Special – Adam Mazer – YOU DON’T KNOW JACK.
Directing for a Mini-series, Movie or Drama Special – Mick Jackson – TEMPLE GRANDIN.
Congratulations to all the winners, well done.