Eric Deggans Live-Tweets The Emmys

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Bryan Cranston present the award for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series. Louis-Dreyfus later won the trophy for lead actress in a comedy series for Veep, and Cranston for best actor in a drama for Breaking Bad.
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    Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Bryan Cranston present the award for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series. Louis-Dreyfus later won the trophy for lead actress in a comedy series for Veep, and Cranston for best actor in a drama for Breaking Bad.
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  • Host Seth Meyers speaks onstage at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
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    Host Seth Meyers speaks onstage at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
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  • Jim Parsons of The Big Bang Theory (left), Todd Spiewak and Robin Wright of House of Cards.
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    Jim Parsons of The Big Bang Theory (left), Todd Spiewak and Robin Wright of House of Cards.
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  • January Jones of Mad Men arrives on the red carpet before the show. The AMC series was nominated for eight Emmys this year.
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    January Jones of Mad Men arrives on the red carpet before the show. The AMC series was nominated for eight Emmys this year.
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  • John Mulaney and Mindy Kaling present the award for outstanding reality show to CBS's Amazing Race.
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    John Mulaney and Mindy Kaling present the award for outstanding reality show to CBS's Amazing Race.
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  • The Good Wife star Julianna Margulies on the red carpet.
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    The Good Wife star Julianna Margulies on the red carpet.
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  • Stephen Colbert accepts an award on behalf of Martin Freeman for his work on “Sherlock. Colbert later won for best variety series for The Colbert Report, now in its last season on Comedy Central.
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    Stephen Colbert accepts an award on behalf of Martin Freeman for his work on “Sherlock. Colbert later won for best variety series for The Colbert Report, now in its last season on Comedy Central.
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  • Woody Harrelson (left) and Matthew McConaughey of True Detective, a crime thriller with 12 nominations.
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    Woody Harrelson (left) and Matthew McConaughey of True Detective, a crime thriller with 12 nominations.
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  • Allison Janney poses backstage with her Emmy for supporting actress in a comedy series for her role in Mom.
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    Allison Janney poses backstage with her Emmy for supporting actress in a comedy series for her role in Mom.
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