6. Cheadle 'Lies' His Way to the Top
Don Cheadle was in a stacked category for Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical Series, but the star topped Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory"), Alec Baldwin ("30 Rock") and Emmy darling Louis C.K. ("Louie") to take home the trophy for Showtime's sleeper hit "House of Lies."—David Onda (Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)
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