Modern Family, Glee, Mad Men’s Big Emmy Wins
The 2010 Emmy Awards aired on Sunday, August 29, 2010 with Modern Family, Glee, and Mad Men winning top honors. Modern Family’s Eric Stonestreet landed Outstanding Supporting Actor in A Comedy Series, beating out tough competition from Mad Men’s Jon Hamm. Modern Family also took home the Best Writing Award. Modern Family’s biggest Emmy was the win for Outstanding Comedy Series.
Glee’s Jane Lynch won Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy with creator Ryan Murphy winning Best Directing. Neil Patrick Harris also claimed Best Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for his frequent appearances on the hit FOX show.
Mad Men secured the Emmy for Outstanding Writing in A Drama Series with creator Matthew Weiner and team’s work on the hit AMC show.