"Homeland" was declared Best Drama Series and its leading man, Damian Lewis, Best Actor in a Drama Series. Claire Danes won the Best Actress in a Drama Series for her work on the show, as well.
"Game Change," a film about 2008 Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin's rise to fame, was named Best TV Movie or Miniseries.
Julianne Moore won the award for Best Actress in a TV Movie or Miniseries for her spot-on portrayal of Palin. Her co-star, Ed Harris, who played Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain, won for Best Supporting Actor in a TV Series, Miniseries or Movie.
Kevin Costner picked up the statuette for Best Actor in a TV Movie or Miniseries for his work in "Hatfields and McCoys."
Maggie Smith, who didn't attend the prize presentation, earned the Best Supporting Actress in a TV Series, Miniseries or Movie trophy for her depiction of the tough-as-nails, always quotable Dowager Countess of Grantham in PBS' "Downton Abbey."