Modern Family swoop up early Emmys

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Congratulations to Outstanding Directing for a Comedy winner Steven Levitan of @modernfam!

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Congratulations to Outstanding Supporting Actor for a Comedy winner ERIC STONESTREET!

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Congratulations to Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Comedy winner @itsjuliebowen! She also won this award in 2011.

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British success at the Emmys

Dame Maggie Smith has won an Emmy for the popular ITV1 series Downton Abbey, while Damian Lewis hailed a "golden age" of television as he scooped best actor for his role in espionage thriller Homeland.