At least that's what was learned from the roster of
winners at Saturday night's Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which honor the
categories that aren't recognized on the big night. More than 70 awards
were presented at the Nokia Theatre in
"The Pacific" began its stride through the Emmys with seven early wins, including best casting of a movie/miniseries — bringing the network's total to 17 for the night; more than any other network. The World War II miniseries remains in contention for five more awards on Sunday.
In the guest actor drama category,
AMC's "Mad Men" nabbed best casting in a drama series. Rookie "Modern Family" — with 14 nominations overall — got three early honors, including an Emmy for best casting in a comedy series. Could this translate to an Emmy for outstanding comedy?
Other notable winners were "
The ceremony will be turned into a two-hour special on E!, airing Friday.
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