The Primetime Emmy Awards

Season 56 Episode 1

The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM Sep 19, 2004 on CBS

Episode Recap

(Winners in bold) Comedy Series: • Arrested DevelopmentCurb Your EnthusiasmEverybody Loves RaymondSex And The CityWill and Grace Drama Series: • CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationJoan Of ArcadiaThe Sopranos24The West Wing Variety, Music or Comedy Series: • Chappelle's ShowThe Daily Show With Jon StewartLate Night With Conan O'BrienLate Show With David LettermanSaturday Night Live Variety, Music or Comedy Special: • A&E In Concert: Paul McCartney In Red SquareThe 76th Annual Academy AwardsChris Rock: Never ScaredElaine Stritch: At LibertyEllen DeGeneres: Here And Now Miniseries: • American Family - Journey of DreamsAngels in AmericaHoratio HornblowerPrime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (Masterpiece Theatre)Traffic: The Miniseries Reality-Competition Program: • The ApprenticeThe Amazing RaceAmerican IdolLast Comic StandingSurvivor Television Movie: • And Starring Pancho Villa as HimselfIke: Countdown to D-DayThe Lion in WinterThe ReagansSomething the Lord Made Actor in a Comedy Series: • Larry David, Curb Your Enthusiasm • John Ritter, 8 Simple RulesKelsey Grammer, Frasier • Matt LeBlanc, Friends • Tony Shalhoub, Monk Actor in a Drama Series: • James Spader, The Practice • James Gandolfini, The Sopranos • Kiefer Sutherland, 24 • Martin Sheen, The West Wing • Anthony LaPaglia, Without a Trace Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: • Antonio Banderas, And Starring Pancho Villa as HimselfAl Pacino, Angels in America • James Brolin, The Reagans • Alan Rickman, Something the Lord Made • Mos Def, Something the Lord Made Actress in a Comedy Series: • Patricia Heaton, Everybody Loves Raymond • Jennifer Aniston, Friends • Bonnie Hunt, Life With Bonnie • Jane Kaczmarek, Malcolm in the MiddleSarah Jessica Parker, Sex and the City Actress, Drama Series: • Jennifer Garner, Alias • Amber Tamblyn, Joan of Arcadia • Mariska Hargitay, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit • Edie Falco, The SopranosAllison Janney, The West Wing Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: • Emma Thompson, Angels in AmericaMeryl Streep, Angels in America • Glenn Close, The Lion in Winter • Helen Mirren, Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (Masterpiece Theatre) • Judy Davis, The Reagans Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: • Jeffrey Tambor, Arrested Development • Brad Garrett, Everybody Loves Raymond • Peter Boyle, Everybody Loves RaymondDavid Hyde Pierce, Frasier • Sean Hayes, Will & Grace Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: • Victor Garber, Alias • Brad Dourif, DeadwoodMichael Imperioli, The Sopranos • Steve Buscemi, The Sopranos • John Spencer, The West Wing Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: • Patrick Wilson, Angels in America • Justin Kirk, Angels in America • Ben Shenkman, Angels in AmericaJeffrey Wright, Angels in America • William H. Macy, Stealing Sinatra Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: • Doris Roberts, Everybody Loves Raymond • Kim Cattrall, Sex and the City • Kristin Davis, Sex and the CityCynthia Nixon, Sex and the City • Megan Mullally, Will & Grace Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: • Robin Weigert, Deadwood • Tyne Daly, Judging AmyDrea de Matteo, The Sopranos • Janel Moloney, The West Wing • Stockard Channing, The West Wing Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: • Mary-Louise Parker, Angels in America • Angela Lansbury, The Blackwater Lightship (Hallmark Hall of Fame Presentation) • Julie Andrews, Eloise at Christmastime • Anne Heche, Gracie's Choice • Anjelica Huston, Iron Jawed Angels Humanitarian Award: • Danny Thomas