Julianne Moore Wins Emmy For Best Actress In A Miniseries Or Movie For 'Game Change'

09/23/2012 10:33 pm ET

Julianne Moore took home the Emmy for Best Actress in a Miniseries or Movie Emmy for "Game Change."

Moore portrayed Sarah Palin in the HBO movie and beat out Connie Britton ("American Horror Story"), Nicole Kidman ("Hemingway & Gellhorn"), Ashley Judd "Missing") and Emma Thompson ("The Song of Lunch).

"I feel so validated because Sarah Palin gave me a big thumbs down," she said when accepting her Emmy.

Emmy Nominees 2012

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