Friday 24 October 2014

2008 Primetime Emmy Awards in pictures

Actor Gabriel Byrne was among very few home-grown stars to grace the red carpet at this year's Emmy Awards. The veteran was up for best actor in the drama series 'In Treatment'. He lost out to Bryan Cranston who won the coveted statuette for his performance in 'Breaking Bad'.(Photo: Getty Images)
Fresh from receiving treatment for breast cancer, Christina Applegate, star of the Celia Ahern comedy series 'Samantha Who?' shone on the red carpet at this year's Emmys. (Photo: Getty Images)
Mini-series 'John Adams' produced by veteran actor Tom Hanks, swept up most of the major awards for the night including lead actor and lead actress. (Photo: Getty Images)