Taking the supporting actor and actress in a drama nods, meanwhile, are Peter Dinklage of 'Game of Thrones' and Margo Martindale of 'Justified'.
Julianna Margulies has finally earned an Emmy for her role at "The Good Wife" after losing the title to Kyra Sedgwick last year. This is, however, not the first time she wins Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama since she had taken the same title in 1995 for her portrayal of Carol Hathaway on "ER".
The Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama, meanwhile, went to Kyle Chandler of "Friday Night Lights". The recently axed NBC series was additionally honored for its achievement in writing, particularly for Jason Katims.
Rookie show "Game of Thrones" got some love from the prize-giving event with Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama kudo for Peter Dinklage. In the supporting actress category, Margo Martindale brought some proud for "Justified".
Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese additionally took an Emmy for directing HBO's drama series "Boardwalk Empire".
More winners will be announced at the 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards which is currently taking place at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles and aired live by FOX. Jane Lynch takes the hosting duty.
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