The 2010 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards: The List of Winners

by on August 30, 2010

in Entertainment

TV Emmy AwardsSunday night saw the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards telecast on NBC. In addition to a previously announced 74 categories on August 21st for programs and individual achievements, Sunday night’s telecast covered the 26 primary Emmy Awards categories.  Amongst the winners Sunday night, we had a few basic network winners, cable TV network winners and pay cable TV winners.  Meaning like HBO & Showtime.

I know you don’t have a ton of time on your hands, so cutting right to the chase, here’s the quick alphabetical list of winners, followed by what each show won.  That list is followed by a ‘total tally’ of awards won by all show, and my final section, not alphabetized, is winners, by category.  (Something of a bit more detailed of award, who, show.:

  • Breaking Bad,
  • Dexter,
  • Glee,
  • Mad Men,
  • Modern Family,
  • Nurse Jackie,
  • Temple Grandin (HBO movie), [See Cinema Static’s very own Tim Miller’s review of Temple Grandin]
  • The Big Bang Theory,
  • The Closer,
  • The Good Wife,
  • The Pacific, [A Cinema Static highly recommended war-time cable TV series]
  • Top Chef,
  • You Don’t Know Jack (HBO movie)

Here is what each show won, listed alphabetically.  After this list, is a list of the total number of 2010 Emmy Awards won. (This total includes the earlier presentation of 74 other categories.)

  • Breaking Bad AMC: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  • Breaking Bad AMC: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
  • Dexter SHOWTIME: OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  • Glee FOX: OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
  • Glee FOX: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
  • Mad Men AMC: OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
  • Mad Men AMC: OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
  • Modern Family ABC: OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES
  • Modern Family ABC: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
  • Modern Family ABC: OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
  • Nurse Jackie SHOWTIME: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
  • Temple Grandin HBO: OUTSTANDING MADE FOR TELEVISION MOVIE
  • Temple Grandin HBO: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  • Temple Grandin HBO: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  • Temple Grandin HBO: Temple Grandin: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
  • Temple Grandin HBO: OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
  • The Big Bang Theory CBS: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
  • The Closer TNT: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  • The Daily Show WITH JON STEWART COMEDY CENTRAL: OUTSTANDING VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SERIES
  • The Good Wife CBS: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
  • The Pacific HBO: OUTSTANDING MINISERIES
  • Top Chef BRAVO: OUTSTANDING REALITY – COMPETITION PROGRAM
  • You Don’t Know Jack HBO: OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
  • You Don’t Know Jack HBO: OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE

The list below shows the total number of 2010 Emmy Awards received be each show, which adds up the August 21st and 28th awards granted. (Show title, # of awards)

  • The Pacific 8
  • Temple Grandin 7
  • Modern Family 6
  • Disney Prep & Landing 4
  • Glee 4
  • Mad Men 4
  • Saturday Night Live 3
  • The 25th Anniversary Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Concert 3
  • Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony 3
  • 24 2
  • 63rd Annual Tony Awards 2
  • Breaking Bad 2
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2
  • Dancing With The Stars 2
  • Dexter 2
  • Generator Rex 2
  • Nurse Jackie 2
  • Return To Cranford (Masterpiece) 2
  • So You Think You Can Dance 2
  • Survivor 2
  • The National Parks: America’s Best Idea 2
  • The Simpsons 2
  • The Tudors 2
  • You Don’t Know Jack 2

Emmy Award by category:

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
ERIC STONESTREET as Cameron Tucker ABC
Modern Family

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
STEVEN LEVITAN, Writer ABC
CHRISTOPHER LLOYD, Writer
ABC’s Modern Family Pilot episode

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
JANE LYNCH as Sue Sylvester FOX: Glee

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A COMEDY SERIES
RYAN MURPHY, Director FOX: Glee
Pilot – Director’s Cut

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES
JIM PARSONS as Sheldon Cooper CBS: The Big Bang Theory

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES
EDIE FALCO as Jackie Peyton SHOWTIME: Nurse Jackie

OUTSTANDING REALITY – COMPETITION PROGRAM
Top Chef BRAVO

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
MATTHEW WEINER, Writer AMC
ERIN LEVY, Writer
Mad Men;  episode “Shut The Door. Have A Seat.”

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
AARON PAUL as Jesse Pinkman AMC: Breaking Bad

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
ARCHIE PANJABI as Kalinda Sharma CBS: The Good Wife

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES
BRYAN CRANSTON as Walter White AMC: Breaking Bad

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A DRAMA SERIES
STEVE SHILL, Director SHOWTIME: Dexter, episode “The Getaway”

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES
KYRA SEDGWICK as Deputy Chief Brenda Johnson TNT: The Closer

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SPECIAL
DAVE BOONE, Writer CBS
PAUL GREENBERG, Special Material Written By: 63rd Annual Tony Awards

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SPECIAL
BUCKY GUNTS, Director NBC: Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games Opening Ceremony

OUTSTANDING VARIETY, MUSIC OR COMEDY SERIES
The Daily Show WITH JON STEWART COMEDY CENTRAL

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
JULIA ORMOND as Eustacia (Temple’s Mom) HBO: Temple Grandin

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
DAVID STRATHAIRN as Dr. Carlock HBO: Temple Grandin

OUTSTANDING WRITING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
ADAM MAZER, Writer HBO: You Don’t Know Jack

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
CLAIRE DANES as Temple Grandin HBO: Temple Grandin

OUTSTANDING DIRECTING FOR A MINISERIES, MOVIE OR A DRAMATIC SPECIAL
MICK JACKSON, Director HBO: Temple Grandin

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A MINISERIES OR A MOVIE
AL PACINO as Dr. Jack Kevorkian HBO: You Don’t Know Jack

OUTSTANDING MINISERIES
The Pacific HBO
Tom Hanks, Executive Producer
Steven Spielberg, Executive Producer

OUTSTANDING MADE FOR TELEVISION MOVIE
Temple Grandin HBO

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES
Mad Men AMC

OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES
Modern Family ABC

[62nd Primetime Emmy Awards]

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