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Jim Parsons, 'The Big Bang Theory'
Best Actor, Comedy
"I'm in New York right now. I was up, I had had my coffee, the Today Show was on. It was so civilized. I can't believe the civilized way in which New Yorkers get to hear these things. I've only known them as [happening in L.A. at] 5 am, crack-of-dawn, the sun's not up even ... you can't get your bearings about you. This was just like a day at the office -- a happy one.... The very first text I got was from [costar] Simon Helberg's wife, Jocelyn. That's a good friend. She beat my mother by at least 30 minutes. I'm not kidding."