"Mad Men" and "John Adams" made history and a pair of series extended dominance within their categories to an unprecedented six consecutive years at the 60th annual Primetime Emmys.• Emmy winners list
After hitting a creative and ratings low point in 2007, the 60th annual Primetime Emmy Awards bowed a new home, the Nokia Theater in downtown Los Angeles, and a new approach -- a hosting team…
What if they gave an awards show and nobody came -- backstage, that is.
At the Emmys' first Nokia Theater outing, the arrivals seemed to work well enough.
Matt Weiner, holding the drama series trophy in front of the cast of "Mad Men," said he was surprised that so much was made about the show being the first basic-cable skein to win series honors.