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.
Here are some pics of red carpet arrivals.Loser Toni Collette (smile Toni) “Tara” in The United States Of Tara.
Winner – Jane Lynch “Sue Sylvester” in Glee (Ali Rahimi frock).
Winner – Edie Falco “Jackie Peyton” in Nurse Jackie
Nominee Susan Sarandon with daughter Eva Amurri looking stunning as per usual.
Gleek Amber Riley “Mercedes Jones” in Glee. (Melissa Masse frock)
Nominee Lea Michele “Rachel Berry” in Glee. (Oscar de la Renta frock)
Anna Paquin “Sookie Stackhouse” in True Blood