2009–2010 Primetime Emmy Awards

Updated September 9, 2022 | Infoplease Staff

The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards were announced on August 29, 2010, in Los Angeles, Calif.

  • Drama Series: Mad Men (AMC)
  • Actor: Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad
  • Actress: Kyra Sedgwick, The Closer
  • Supporting Actor: Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad
  • Supporting Actress: Archie Panjabi, The Good Wife
  • Guest Actor: John Lithgow, Road Kill
  • Guest Actress: Ann-Margret, Law & Order: SVU
  • Directing: Steve Shill, Dexter
  • Writing: Matthew Weiner and Erin Levy, Mad Men
  • Comedy Series: Modern Family (ABC)
  • Actor: Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
  • Actress: Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie
  • Supporting Actor: Eric Stonestreet, Modern Family
  • Supporting Actress: Sue Sylvester, Glee
  • Guest Actor: Neil Patrick Harris, Glee
  • Guest Actress: Betty White, Saturday Night Live
  • Directing: Ryan Murphy, Glee
  • Writing: Modern Family
  • Variety, Music, or Comedy Series: The Colbert Report (Comedy Central)
  • Outstanding Miniseries: The Pacific (HBO)
  • Outstanding Made-for-Television Movie: Temple Grandin (HBO)
  • Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: Al Pacino, You Don't Know Jack
  • Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: Claire Danes, Temple Grandin
  • Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: David Strathairn, Temple Grandin
  • Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: Julia Ormond, Temple Grandin
  • Reality/Competition Program: Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution (ABC)

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