Entertainment News: emmy awards
Jim Parsons has won his third Emmy, given for Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series for playing Sheldon Cooper on the CBS show "The Big Bang Theory," marking his fifth nomination.
The 41-year-old actor and Texas native beat nominees Matt LeBlanc of Showtime's "Episodes," Don Cheadle of Showtime's "House of Lies," Alec Baldwin of NBC's "30 Rock," Jason Bateman of Netfilx's "Arrested Development" and Louis C.K. of FX's "Louie."
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Claire Danes brought the comic relief backstage at the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards after taking home the prize for Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama series for her role in "Homeland" for the second year in a row.
Speaking to reporters, the 34-year-old actress made baby noises when asked what she will tell her and actor and husband Hugh Dancy's 9-month son regarding her Emmys experience.
Check out photos from Emmy Awards 2013 after parties, featuring "Breaking Bad" stars such as Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn and Dean Norris, "Game of Thrones" stars such as Emilia Clarke, Lena Headey and Peter Dinklage as well as surprise guests such as "True Blood" real-life couple Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer.
Anna Gunn has won the 2013 Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series for her role as Walter White's wife Skyler in the AMC series "Breaking Bad," marking her first Emmy win and second nomination.
The 45-year-old native of New Mexico, where the show is set, beat Emilia Clarke of HBO's "Game of Thrones," Christine Baranski of CBS' "The Good Wife," Morena Baccarin of Showtime's "Homeland," Christina Hendricks of AMC's "Mad Men" and last year's winner, Maggie Smith of PBS' "Downton Abbey."