09/22/2013 09:09 pm ET Updated Sep 22, 2013

Tony Hale Wins Emmy: 'Veep' Star Takes Home Supporing Actor In A Comedy Award


In a category that's been packed with the men of "Modern Family" for the past several years, along with "Saturday Night Live" funnyman Bill Hader, it was news when "Girls" star Adam Driver and "Veep's" Tony Hale infiltrated the nominations.

So it's even bigger news that one of the new guys won.

Hale's most memorable role might still -- and always -- be Buster Bluth on "Arrested Development," which Netflix resurrected this year, but his "Veep" role as Gary, VP Selina Meyer's (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) glorified bag boy, is the role that won him his first Emmy nomination -- and win!

Hale gave a very heartfelt acceptance speech, then returned to the stage in character when costar Louis-Dreyfus won as well, holding her purse, of course, and feeding her names of people to thank. But not his own. Of course.

"Veep" Season 3 will air spring 2014.

09/22/2013 11:12 PM EDT


Do you think "Breaking Bad" deserved to win?

09/22/2013 11:09 PM EDT


"Breaking Bad" just won the Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series!!

09/22/2013 11:06 PM EDT

Outstanding Comedy Series ...

"Modern Family."

09/22/2013 11:02 PM EDT

'Behind the Candelabra'

"Behind the Candelabra" took home the Emmy over "American Horror Story: Asylum." Deserved?

09/22/2013 10:59 PM EDT

Michael Douglas beat out his co-star Matt Damon for the Emmy.

09/22/2013 10:56 PM EDT

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries/Movie is ...

Michael Douglas!

09/22/2013 10:55 PM EDT

Reactions to Kerry Washington's Loss

Kerry Washington's "Scandal" family took to Twitter after she lost the big award.

09/22/2013 10:51 PM EDT

Ellen Burstyn beat Sarah Paulson

Did the Emmy voters watch "American Horror Story: Asylum"? Ellen Burstyn beat out favorite Sarah Pauslon.

09/22/2013 10:48 PM EDT

Oustanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries/Movie is ...

Ellen Burstyn for "Political Animals."

09/22/2013 10:36 PM EDT

James Cromwell!

James Cromwell won an Emmy for "American Horror Story: Asylum." Here he is not being scary in "Babe."



2013 Emmy Winners