Prime Time Party
updated 10/05/2009 AT 01:00 AM EDT
•originally published 10/05/2009 AT 01:00 AM EDT
Justin Timberlake (in PEOPLE's photo booth) won for his guest stint on Saturday Night Live. "To be in the same category as Steve Martin and Alan Alda is such an honor," he said. "These men are my childhood heroes."
Host Neil Patrick Harris earned raves—"he was perfect!" said Sarah Silverman—and the show nabbed an estimated million more viewers than last year's.
Drew Barrymore walked the carpet in Monique Lhuillier before joining boyfriend Justin Long for the ceremony.
THE GREEN ROOM
Kyra Sedgwick and husband Kevin Bacon (above) enjoyed Architectural Digest's Moroccan-themed backstage area while presenters Jimmy Fallon and Ricky Gervais (below) traded laughs.
How did Mad Men nominee Jon Hamm get ready? "I watch football all day, then go grab my tux a half hour before we go." Girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt also wore Gucci—after a little more prep. "It's harder for her," he said. "There's a few more steps to the process."
Trophy in hand, Jon Cryer (with wife Lisa Joyner, above) got ready to groove to Mary J. Blige (left) at the Entertainment Tonight/PEOPLE party. At HBO's soiree, Entourage's real-life couple, Jamie Lynn Sigler (below left) and Jerry Ferrara, joined costar Emmanuelle Chriqui to "celebrate friends' success," said Sigler.