Celebrities have to include a lot of people in their awards acceptance speeches: writers, directors, managers, producers, cast mates, the list goes on -- often longer than the allotted minute or so.

It's not uncommon to forget a few names, but forget your spouse's name in that once-in-a-lifetime moment? You might find yourself sleeping on the couch that night.

But not these five stars. They did a stellar job at thanking their spouses -- or "baby daddy" if you're Claire Danes -- at the 64th Annual Emmy Awards on Sunday. Click through the slideshow below to see the five best spouse or fiancé thank yous.

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  • Claire Danes

    Claire Danes won for <a href="http://www.eonline.com/news/347989/emmy-winners-a-complete-list-from-the-2012-primetime-awards?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-topstories&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_topstories">best lead actress in a drama series</a> for her role as Carrie Mathison, a CIA agent hunting a U.S. Marine-turned-terrorist, in the Showtime series "Homeland."

  • Aaron Paul

    Aaron Paul won the Emmy for <a href="http://www.eonline.com/news/347989/emmy-winners-a-complete-list-from-the-2012-primetime-awards?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-topstories&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_topstories">best supporting actor in a drama series</a> for playing Jesse Pinkman in the AMC's "Breaking Bad," where he peddles high-grade meth alongside Walter White, played by Bryan Cranston.

  • "Homeland" Writers

    Alex Gansa, Howard Gordon and Gideon Raff took home the Emmy for <a href="http://www.eonline.com/news/347989/emmy-winners-a-complete-list-from-the-2012-primetime-awards?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-topstories&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_topstories">best writing for a drama series</a> for Showtime's "Homeland."

  • Damian Lewis

    Damian Lewis, "Homeland's" enigmatic leading man, won the Emmy for <a href="http://www.eonline.com/news/347989/emmy-winners-a-complete-list-from-the-2012-primetime-awards?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-topstories&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_topstories">best lead actor in a drama series</a>.

  • "Homeland"

    Rounding out "Homeland's" near sweep of the drama category was the Emmy for <a href="http://www.eonline.com/news/347989/emmy-winners-a-complete-list-from-the-2012-primetime-awards?cmpid=rss-000000-rssfeed-365-topstories&utm_source=eonline&utm_medium=rssfeeds&utm_campaign=rss_topstories">best drama series</a>, making it Showtime's first Emmy in that category.

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