“Saturday Night Live” cleaned up at the 2009 Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday night. “SNL” won both acting comedy awards, Tina Fey for playing Sarah Palin on “Presidential Bash” and Justin Timberlake for hosting duties.
On the drama side, Ellen Burstyn and Michael J. Fox were honored for their guest stints on NBC’s “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” and FX’s “Rescue Me,” respectively. Burstyn won her first Emmy in five nominations.
- PBS miniseries “Little Dorrit” collected four awards, more than any other program
- In the reality series category, A&E’s “Intervention” took home its first Emmy, snapping the two-year winning streak of Bravo’s “Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D List.”
- “South Park” won for animated series while “The Simpsons” earned voiceover honors for star Dan Castellaneta.
- Disney Channel’s “The Wizards of Waverly Place” won for best children’s program over Disney’s “Hannah Montana” and Nickelodeon’s “iCarly.”
- Joss Whedon’s Web favorite “Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog” was honored in one of the special class categories.