"It has been really extraordinary to continue receive all these honors and nominations." -- Julian Fellowes, creator of "Downton Abbey"
"American Horror Story" is "a genre piece and horror isn't always awarded. . . " -- Ryan Murphy, exec producer of "American Horror Story" and "Glee"
"I can't lie it is shocking that ('Bridesmaids') is being recognized because (with) scenes like the bridal shower scene. . ." -- Kristen Wiig, actress, "Bridesmaids"
"Walter White is on such a journey that I decided to go on the same journey this season." -- Bryan Cranston, actor, "Breaking Bad"
"It was a completely different hat (to wear) and organism to work on an animated film but what made it comfortable was working with a similar crew of people and we didn't want to start from scratch."…
"It is nice to get all this recognition, it is definitely nicer to get nominated than to not get nominated." -- Seth Rogen, producer and actor, "50/50"
"It's the best job I have ever had. You don't expect something that is this much fun to be so well received." -- Zooey Deschanel, actress, "New Girl"
"It's fantastic, but yeah it is a little overwhelming (to be nominated in three film categories)." -- Graham King, producer, "Hugo," "Rango" and "In the Land of Blood and Honey."
"It was great to see that (the franchise) is still so popular, especially with fans around the world given that it was a global adventure." -- Denise Ream, producer, "Cars 2"
"I'm still pinching myself that I'm so lucky to get nominated. . ." -- Sofia Vergara, actress, "Modern Family"
Paramount Pictures chairman-CEO Brad Grey has reupped with the studio through 2017.