The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards was broadcast live on Sunday, September 22, 2013 from the Nokia Center in Los Angeles on CBS. For the second time, Neil Patrick Harris hosted the event. It was produced by Ken Ehrlich, his sixth time producing the Emmy Awards.
The 2013 Primetime Emmy Award season began on July 18, 2013 with the official nomination announcement at 5:40 AM PT. Congratulations to all the nominees! A complete list of the award winners can be found on Emmys.com.
The Archive of American Television would also like to congratulate our interviewees who were nominated this year:
Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Outstanding Lead Actress In a Comedy Series (Veep)
Don Mischer for Outstanding Directing For A Variety Special (The Oscars)
Jonathan Murray for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program (Project Runway)
Sheila Nevins for Outstanding Children's Program (The Weight of the Nation for Kids: Quiz Ed!, A YoungArts Masterclass) and Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Special (Ethel, Manhunt:The Inside Story of The Hunt For Bin Laden)
Bob Newhart for Outstanding Guest Actor In a Comedy Series (as "Arthur Jeffries/Professor Proton" in The Big Bang Theory)
Ed O'Neill for Outstanding Supporting Actor In a Comedy Series (Modern Family)
Hector Ramirez for Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control For A Series (Dancing With The Stars), Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control For A Miniseries, Movie Or A Special (The Kennedy Center Honors, The Oscars)