The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards were hosted Sunday night by Jimmy Fallon and broadcast from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles. It was the first telecast to air live coast-to-coast since 1976.
Awards are awarded for excellence in television. The five categories were: Comedy, Drama, Variety Music or Comedy Series, Made For Television Movie, and Miniseries.
Making an appearance at the start of the evening was reality show mom and Dancing with the Stars alum Kate Gosselin. During her red carpet appearance she indicated this was her first time at the Emmy Awards and was coy about what her role would be in Jimmy Fallon’s opening number – see it below.
Winners include Jane Lynch, Kyra Sedgwick, Bryan Cranston, Archie Panjabi, Aaron Paul, Edie Falco, Jim Parsons, Eric Stonestreet.
Best Comedy Series: ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm‘; Best Reality Show: ‘Top Chef‘; Outstanding Variety Show: ‘The Daily Show With Jon Stewart‘.
More red carpet photos and ‘Glee’ themed Emmy opening featuring Kate Gosselin on video below: