Emmys 2009: The Stars Party It Up!

See how Blake Lively, Tina Fey, Jon Hamm and others celebrated after the big show

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GLAMOUR 'GIRLS'

GLAMOUR 'GIRLS'
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Presenters Leighton Meester and Blake Lively take a break from the Upper East Side – and the set of Gossip Girl – for some Hollywood glamour at the Governors Ball.

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FUNNY PEOPLE

FUNNY PEOPLE
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Congratulations! After providing many memorable moments on the telecast, Tina Fey has a sit-down with costar (and first-time Emmy nominee) Jack McBrayer while celebrating their outstanding comedy series win at the Governors Ball inside the Los Angeles Convention Center.

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TWICE AS NICE

TWICE AS NICE
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First-time winner Jon Cryer revels in his big night alongside best actress in a comedy surprise victor Toni Collette at the Entertainment Tonight/PEOPLE bash at L.A.’s Vibiana. Of his Emmys statuette, the Two and a Half Men star told PEOPLE: "I'm going to have to stare at it for a good long time and really creep people out."

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KEEP IN TOUCH

KEEP IN TOUCH
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Sure, he may not have won that Emmy but host Neil Patrick Harris clearly impressed at least one Emmy-goer, earning some kudos – and a man hug – from SNL’s Andy Samberg at the Governors Ball.

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SING IT!

SING IT!
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Mary J. Blige gets the afterparty started with her hits, including "Just Fine" and "Be Without You," while providing the evening's soundtrack at the ET/PEOPLE bash.

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TWO STEP

TWO STEP
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So she thinks she can dance! Supporting actress in a drama winner Cherry Jones lets 24 costar Kiefer Sutherland take the lead while dancing the night away at Fox's post-Emmy bash at Cicada.

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THE EYES HAVE IT

THE EYES HAVE IT
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Presenter Hayden Panettiere and Twilight hottie Kellan Lutz represent young Hollywood at HBO's star-studded – and gothic-themed – soiree at West Hollywood's Pacific Design Center.

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THEY'RE PROS!

THEY'RE PROS!
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After performing on the telecast alongside his ex Karina Smirnoff, Maksim Chmerkovskiy meets up off the dancefloor with fellow single guy and Dancing with the Stars pro Derek Hough at the ET/PEOPLE party. "Dancing at the Emmys was such an amazing spotlight," Chmerkovskiy said. "I wanted to do the best job I could."

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PARTY SNUGGLE

PARTY SNUGGLE
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Jennifer Love Hewitt cozies up to beau Jamie Kennedy before the pair joined in on the fun at the ET/PEOPLE bash.

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TROPHY COLLECTORS

TROPHY COLLECTORS
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How dapper! Jon Hamm celebrates Mad Men's big win – as outstanding drama series – alongside his boss, show creator Matthew Weiner, at the Governors Ball.

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COUPLES NIGHT

COUPLES NIGHT
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How I Met Your Mother stars Josh Radnor and Alyson Hannigan pose at the Fox bash with partners Lindsay Price and Alexis Denisof. Though the show didn't nab any awards, the fifth season premieres this Monday on CBS.

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ONE DEGREE OF KEVIN

ONE DEGREE OF KEVIN
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While neither took home an Emmy, Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick win the best prize of all – each other! The couple, who both presented awards during the telecast, cozied up at HBO's afterparty before calling it a night.

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CRACKING UP

CRACKING UP
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What's so funny? Newly engaged Office star John Krasinski scores a laugh from the show's creator, funnyman Ricky Gervais, during the Governors Ball.

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POWER BALLAD

POWER BALLAD
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Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine and Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane team up for a festive duet at the Fox afterparty. Even though Family Guy lost out to 30 Rock for best comedy series, MacFarlane had plenty to celebrate: His hit program was the first animated show to be nominated for an Emmy since The Flintstones.

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GOODNIGHT KISS

GOODNIGHT KISS
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Sultry Mad Men star Christina Hendricks shares an intimate moment with fiancé Geoffrey Arend at the Governors Ball. The couple plan to marry on Oct. 11.

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