Winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards

Posted at 09/24/2012 11:09 AM | Updated as of 09/24/2012 1:16 PM

LOS ANGELES, California - Following is a list of key winners at the Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, the highest honors in US television.

The Emmys were handed out by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in a televised ceremony from Los Angeles, hosted by comedian Jimmy Kimmel.

Best Drama Series 

"Homeland"

Actor in a Drama Series 

Damian Lewis, "Homeland"

Actress in a Drama Series 

Claire Danes, "Homeland"

Alex Gansa (at microphone) accepts the award for outstanding drama series for "Homeland" at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012. Photo by Reuters/Lucy Nicholson

Supporting Actor in a Drama Series 

Aaron Paul, "Breaking Bad"

Supporting Actress in a Drama Series 

Maggie Smith, "Downton Abbey"

Best Comedy Series 

"Modern Family"

The cast and crew of "Modern Family", winner of the award for outstanding comedy series, pose backstage at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, September 23, 2012. Photo by Reuters/Mario Anzuoni

Actor in a Comedy Series 

Jon Cryer, "Two And A Half Men"

Actress in a Comedy Series 

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep"

Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series 

Eric Stonestreet, "Modern Family"

Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series 

Julie Bowen, "Modern Family"

Best Miniseries or TV Movie 

"Game Change"

Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie 

Kevin Costner, "Hatfields & McCoys"

Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie

Julianne Moore, "Game Change"

Best Reality TV Program

"Undercover Boss"

Best Reality Competition Program 

"The Amazing Race"

Best Reality Show Host 

Tom Bergeron, "Dancing with the Stars"

Best Variety Series

"The Daily Show with Jon Stewart"

Best Writing, Drama Series 

Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon, Gideon Raff, "Homeland"

Best Writing, Comedy Series 

Louis C.K., "Louie"

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The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards will have its primetime replay later Monday at 7 p.m. on Velvet (SkyCable Channel 53).