63rd Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards

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The 63rd Annual Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony was held on September 10, 2011 at the Nokia Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles.[1][2]This is in conjunction with the annual Primetime Emmy awards and is presented in recognition of technical and other similar achievements in American television programming.

HBO's Boardwalk Empire won seven Emmys, while the Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch and History's Gettysburg each won four.[1]

Winners and nominees[edit]

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.

Governor's Award[edit]

Programs[edit]

Outstanding Reality Program Outstanding Variety, Music, or Comedy Special
  • Kennedy Center Honors (CBS)
    • Bette Midler: The Showgirl Must Go On (HBO)
    • Carrie Fisher in Wishful Drinking (HBO)
    • Lady GaGa Presents The Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden (HBO)
    • The Pee-Wee Herman Show on Broadway (HBO)
Outstanding Nonfiction Series Outstanding Nonfiction Special
Outstanding Animated Program Outstanding Short-Format Animated Program
Outstanding Children's Program Outstanding Children's Nonfiction, Reality, or Reality-Competition Program
Outstanding Special Class Program Outstanding Short-Format Live-Action Entertainment Program
Outstanding Special Class – Short-Format Nonfiction Program Exceptional Merit in Nonfiction Filmmaking

Guest Acting[edit]

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

Voice-Over Performance[edit]

Outstanding Voice-Over Performance

Art Direction[edit]

Outstanding Art Direction for a Multi-Camera Series Outstanding Art Direction for a Single-Camera Series
Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie Outstanding Art Direction for Variety or Nonfiction Programming

Casting[edit]

Outstanding Casting for a Comedy Series Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series
  • Glee (FOX)
    • 30 Rock (NBC)
    • The Big C (Showtime)
    • Modern Family (ABC)
    • Nurse Jackie (Showtime)
Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special

Choreography[edit]

Outstanding Choreography
  • Tabitha & Napoleon DumoSo You Think You Can Dance (Routines: "Scars", "Fallin", "Outta Your Mind") (FOX) (tie)
  • Mia MichaelsSo You Think You Can Dance (Routines: "Alice in Mia-Land 'Every Little Thing She Does is Magic'", "When We Dance", "This Bitter Earth – On the Nature of Daylight") (FOX) (tie)
    • Mark BallasDancing with the Stars (Routines: "Jive I Write Sins Not Tragedies", "Viennese Waltz 'Hedwigs Theme (Theme from Harry Potter)'", "Slow Waltz 'My Love') (ABC)
    • Stacey TookeySo You Think You Can Dance (Routines: "Mad World", "Sundrenched World", "Heaven is a Place on Earth") (FOX)
    • Travis WallSo You Think You Can Dance (Routines: "Collide", "How it Ends", "Fix You") (FOX)

Cinematography[edit]

Outstanding Cinematography for a Multi-Camera Series Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series
  • Two and a Half Men (Episode: "Hookers, Hookers, Hookers") (CBS)
    • How I Met Your Mother (Episode: "Hopeless") (CBS)
    • Pair of Kings (Episode: "Return of the Kings") (Disney Channel)
    • Retired at 35 (Episode: "Rocket Man") (TV Land)
    • Rules of Engagement (Episode: "Uh Oh, It's Magic") (CBS)
    • Wizards Of Waverly Place (Episode: "Dancing with Angels") (Disney Channel)
  • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "Home") (HBO)
    • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "Boardwalk Empire") (HBO)
    • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "A Return To Normalcy") (HBO)
    • The Borgias (Episodes: "The Poisoned Chalice" / "The Assassin") (Showtime)
    • The Good Wife (Episode: "Double Jeopardy") (CBS)
Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie Outstanding Cinematography for Nonfiction Programming
Outstanding Cinematography for Reality Programming

Commercial[edit]

Outstanding Commercial

Costuming[edit]

Outstanding Costumes for a Series Outstanding Costumes for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special
  • Downton Abbey (Episode: "Part One") (PBS)
    • Cinema Verite (HBO)
    • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Two") (HBO)
    • Upstairs Downstairs (PBS)
Outstanding Costumes for a Variety, Music Program, or Special
  • Gettysburg (History) (tie)
  • Portlandia (Episode: "Farm") (IFC) (tie)

Directing[edit]

Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming Outstanding Directing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Special
  • Lonny Price for Sondheim! The Birthday Concert (PBS)
    • Louis J. Horvitz for 53rd Grammy Awards (CBS)
    • Laurie-Ann Gibson for Lady GaGa Presents The Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden (HBO)
    • Glenn Weiss for 64th Tony Awards (CBS)
    • Don Mischer for 83rd Academy Awards (ABC)

Hairstyling[edit]

Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single-Camera Series Outstanding Hairstyling for a Multi-Camera Series or Special
  • Dancing with the Stars (Episode: "Episode 1106") (ABC)
    • Saturday Night Live (Episode: "Host: Anne Hathaway") (NBC)
    • America's Got Talent (Episode: "Episode 529") (NBC)
    • iCarly (Episode; "iStart a Fan War") (Nickelodeon)
    • The Pee-Wee Herman Show on Broadway (HBO)
Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries or Movie
  • The Kennedys (History)
    • Cinema Verite (HBO)
    • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Two") (HBO)
    • The Pillars of the Earth (Starz)

Interactive Media[edit]

Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media
  • Oscar Digital Experience (ABC)
    • Conan O'Brien Presents: Team Coco (TBS)
    • Fringe: Division (FOX)
    • Grey's Anatomy Sync (ABC)
    • Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Lighting Design/Direction[edit]

Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Series Outstanding Lighting Design/Lighting Direction for a Variety Special
  • So You Think You Can Dance (Episode: "Season 7 Finale (Part 2)") (FOX)
    • American Idol (Episode: "Finale") (FOX)
    • Conan (Episode: "Love Gets Liposuctioned") (TBS)
    • Dancing With The Stars (Episode: "Episode 1204A") (ABC)
    • Jimmy Kimmel Live! (Episode: "Michel Gondry Directs") (ABC)
  • 53rd Grammy Awards (CBS)
    • 83rd Academy Awards (ABC)
    • Lady GaGa Presents The Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden (HBO)

Main Title Design[edit]

Outstanding Main Title Design

Make-up[edit]

Outstanding Make-up for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic) Outstanding Make-up for a Multi-Camera Series or Special (Non-Prosthetic)
  • Saturday Night Live (Episode: "Host: Jon Hamm") (NBC)
    • Dancing with the Stars (Episode: "Episode 1205") (ABC)
    • How I Met Your Mother (Episode: "Bad News") (CBS)
    • iCarly (Episode: "iStart a Fan War") (TV Land)
    • The Pee-Wee Herman Show on Broadway (HBO)
Outstanding Make-up for a Miniseries or Movie (Non-Prosthetic) Outstanding Prosthetic Make-up for a Series, Miniseries, Movie, or Special
  • The Kennedys (ReelzChannel)
    • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Two") (HBO)
    • Cinema Verite (HBO)
    • The Pillars of the Earth (Starz)

Music[edit]

Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score) Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special (Original Dramatic Score)
  • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Five") (HBO)
    • Any Human Heart (Episode: "Part Two") (PBS)
    • The Pillars of the Earth (Episode: "Anarchy") (Starz)
    • Sherlock (Episode: "A Study in Pink") (PBS)
    • Thurgood (HBO)
Outstanding Music Direction Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics
  • Harry Connick Jr.: In Concert on Broadway (PBS)
    • 83rd Academy Awards (ABC)
    • An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Chaka Khan (NBC)
    • Hitman Returns: David Foster and Friends (PBS)
    • The Kennedy Center Honors (CBS)
    • 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (Fuse)
  • Saturday Night Live (Episode: "Host: Justin Timberlake", Song: "Justin Timberlake Monologue") (NBC)
    • Family Guy (Episode: "Road to the North Pole", Song: "Christmastime is Killing Us") (FOX)
    • Robert Klein: Unfair & Unbalanced (Song: "An American Prayer - Hymn II?") (HBO)
    • Saturday Night Live (Episode: "Host: Tina Fey", Song: "Jack Sparrow") (NBC)
    • Saturday Night Live (Episode: "Host: Justin Timberlake", Song: "3-Way (The Golden Rule)") (NBC)
Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music
  • The Borgias (Showtime)
    • Any Human Heart (PBS)
    • Camelot (Starz)
    • Episodes (Showtime)
    • The Kennedys (ReelzChannel)
    • Mildred Pierce (HBO)

Picture Editing[edit]

Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series Outstanding Single- or Multi-Camera Picture Editing for a Comedy Series
  • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "Boardwalk Empire") (HBO)
Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing for a Miniseries or Movie Outstanding Picture Editing for Reality Programming
  • Deadliest Catch (Episode: "Redemption Day") (Discovery Channel)
    • The Amazing Race (Episode: "You Don't Get Paid Unless You Win") (CBS)
    • Project Runway (Episode: "There is an 'I' in Team") (Lifetime)
    • Survivor (Episode: "Don't You Work for Me?") (CBS)
    • Top Chef (Episode: "Give Me Your Huddled Masses") (Bravo)
Outstanding Picture Editing for Nonfiction Programming
  • Freedom Riders (PBS)
    • American Masters ("LENNONYC") (PBS)
    • Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (Episode: "Haiti") (Travel Channel)
    • Becoming Chaz (OWN)
    • If God is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise (HBO)

Sound[edit]

Outstanding Sound Editing for a Series Outstanding Sound Editing for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special
  • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "Boardwalk Empire") (HBO)
    • Game of Thrones (Episode: "A Golden Crown") (HBO)
    • Nikita (Episode: "Pandora") (The CW)
    • True Blood (Episode: "Hitting The Ground") (HBO)
    • The Walking Dead (Episode: "Days Gone Bye") (AMC)
  • The Pillars of the Earth (Starz)
    • Cinema Verite (HBO)
    • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Five") (HBO)
    • Too Big to Fail (HBO)
Outstanding Sound Editing for Nonfiction Programming (Single or Multi-Camera) Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
  • Gettysburg (History)
    • The Amazing Race (Episode: "You Don't Get Paid Unless You Win") (CBS)
    • American Idol (Episode: "Auditions No. 2: New Orleans") (FOX)
    • American Masters (Episode: "Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides") (PBS)
    • Baseball: The Tenth Inning (Episode: "Top of the Tenth") (PBS)
    • Whale Wars (Episode: "To the Ends of the Earth") (Animal Planet)
  • House (Episode: "Bombshells") (FOX)
    • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "Boardwalk Empire") (HBO)
    • Burn Notice (Episode: "Last Stand") (USA)
    • Dexter (Episode: "Take It!") (Showtime)
    • Glee (Episode: "The Substitute") (FOX)
    • Mad Men (Episode: "The Suitcase") (AMC)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Miniseries or Movie Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation
  • The Kennedys (Episode: "Lancer and Lace") (ReelzChannel)
    • Cinema Verite (HBO)
    • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Five") (HBO)
    • Too Big to Fail (HBO)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Variety Series or Special Outstanding Sound Mixing for Nonfiction Programming
  • American Idol ("Episode: Finale") (FOX)
    • 53rd Grammy Awards (CBS)
    • 83rd Academy Awards (ABC)
  • Deadliest Catch (Episode: "Redemption Day") (Discovery Channel)
    • American Masters ("LENNONYC") (PBS)
    • The Amazing Race (Episode: "You Don't Get Paid Unless You Win") (CBS)
    • American Idol (Episode: "Auditions No. 2: New Orleans") (Fox)
    • Gettysburg (History)

Special Visual Effects[edit]

Outstanding Special Visual Effects Outstanding Special Visual Effects for a Miniseries or Movie
  • Boardwalk Empire (Episode: "Boardwalk Empire") (HBO)
    • The Borgias (Episode: "The Poisoned Chalice" / "The Assassin") (Showtime)
    • Game of Thrones (Episode: "Fire and Blood") (HBO)
    • Stargate Universe (Episode: "Awakening") (Syfy)
    • The Walking Dead (Episode: "Days Gone Bye") (AMC)
  • Gettysburg (History)
    • Mildred Pierce (Episode: "Part Five") (HBO)
    • Sherlock (Episode: "A Study in Pink") (PBS)
    • The Pillars of the Earth (Episode: "Witchcraft") (Starz)

Stunt Coordination[edit]

Outstanding Stunt Coordination

Technical Direction[edit]

Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Series Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Miniseries, Movie, or Special
  • American Idol (Episode: "Finale") (FOX)
    • 30 Rock (Episode: "Live Show (West Coast") (NBC)
    • Dancing with the Stars (Episode: "Episode 1104A") (ABC)
    • The Daily Show (Episode: "Episode 15135") (Comedy Central)
    • Saturday Night Live (Episode: "Host: Justin Timberlake") (NBC)
  • Great Performances: Don Pasquale (PBS)
    • 53rd Grammy Awards (CBS)
    • 83rd Academy Awards (ABC)
    • Kennedy Center Honors (CBS)
    • Lady GaGa Presents The Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden (HBO)

Writing[edit]

Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Special
  • Freedom Riders (PBS)
    • Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (Episode: "Haiti") (Travel Channel)
    • Gasland (HBO)
    • Gettysburg (History)
    • Moguls & Movie Stars (Episode: "The Birth of Hollywood") (TCM)
  • 64th Tony Awards (CBS)
    • Colin Quinn: Long Story Short (HBO)
    • Louis C.K.: Hilarious (Epix)
    • Night of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Benefit for Autism Education (Comedy Central)
    • The Real Women of SNL (NBC)

Most awards[edit]

By network[note 1]
  • HBO – 15
  • PBS – 10
  • FOX - 9
  • CBS - 7
  • NBC - 5
  • Discovery/History Channel - 4
  • ABC/Cartoon Network/ReelzChannel – 3
By program
  • Boardwalk Empire (HBO) – 6
  • Deadliest Catch (Discovery) / Gettysburg (PBS) - 4
Note
  1. ^ Only includes categories above

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gorman, Bill (September 10, 2011). "2010-11 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards Winners". Zap2It. Retrieved December 7, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Creative Arts Emmy Awards Winners". emmys.com. Retrieved 2011-09-11. 

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