Washington (ANI): ABC's show 'Mad Men' has won Emmy awards for
outstanding drama series third time in a row, while 'Modern Family" was named outstanding comedy series. A 14-time nominee, ABC's
ensemble comedy netted an early win for supporting actor Eric
Stonestreet, who plays the loveable Cameron Tucker.
The first-time winner called the gig "the most amazing job ever"
onstage. "All I wanted to be was a clown in the circus when I was a
kid growing up," People quoted Stonestreet as saying. Another
freshman series, 'Glee", collected an award for director Ryan
Murphy and Jane Lynch, who won outstanding supporting actress in a
comedy for her role as the scheming Sue Sylvester.
In a shout-out to the ensemble cast, she joked, "I love you.
You're young and you're wonderful. You're fresh-faced, and when I'm
not seething with jealousy, I'm so proud of you." Edie Falco
claimed outstanding actress in a comedy for Nurse Jackie and Jim
Parsons won outstanding actor in a comedy for The Big Bang