The Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out in Los Angeles for the Outstanding Actress in a Comedy.
The nominees were:
Zooey Deschanel as Jess Day|New Girl
Lena Dunham as Hannah Horvath|Girls
Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton|Nurse Jackie
Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope|Parks And Recreation
Tina Fey as Liz Lemon|30 Rock
Melissa McCarthy as Molly Flynn|Mike & Molly
The award went to Julia Louis-Dreyfus for her role on "Veep." The HBO seris the thrid series that the actress has won an Emmy for. She was a previous winner for her roles on the shows "Seinfeld" and "The New Adventures of Old Christine."
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