Celebrity Behind the Velvet Rope at the Emmys' Poshest Parties! Long after the evening's final award, stars continue the celebration at the night's most exclusive bashes! By Justine Harman Published on September 19, 2011 11:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 39 ASHLEE SIMPSON & VINCENT PIAZZA Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic His Atlantic City mobster drama didn't take home any acting accolades, but Piazza (in Alexander McQueen) gets his own reward – in the form of a kiss! – from new girlfriend Simpson. "We are really enjoying each others' company," he told PEOPLE at the HBO party. 02 of 39 DIANNA AGRON & ANNA PAQUIN Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Double the glam, double the fun! Bold, beautiful blondes Agron and Paquin show off award-winning style at HBO's post-Emmys party in L.A. 03 of 39 JULIE BOWEN & TY BURRELL Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic The night's winningest on-screen couple hit the HBO post-award reception à deux. "I wanted to wear whatever would make me stand up the straightest!" Bowen quipped to PEOPLE of her Oscar de la Renta gown. 04 of 39 SEAL & HEIDI KLUM Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic What cameras? The so-in-love couple steal a glance at HBO's after-party, hosted at The Plaza at the Pacific Design Center in L.A. 05 of 39 JEREMY PIVEN & MARK WAHLBERG Krista Kennell/Sipa After Piven joked that HBO is "also known as the Mark Wahlberg channel," the two hug it out at the HBO soiree. 06 of 39 JOHN STAMOS, JAYMA MAYS & KEVIN MCHALE Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic The Glee costars take a moment from the madness to reconnect – and mug for the cameras! – at the see-and-be-seen HBO fete. 07 of 39 JENNIFER WESTFELDT, JON HAMM & AARON PAUL John Shearer/Getty He may have lost to FNL's Kyle Chandler, but Hamm – flanked by his gal pal and last year's best supporting actor, Paul – seems more dapper than depressed at HBO's post-party! 08 of 39 SOFIA VERGARA & NICK LOEB Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Her va-va-voom Vera may have stopped the presses, but beau Loeb embraces the calm with an intimate nuzzle at the HBO bash. 09 of 39 JOSH CHARLES & JULIANNA MARGULIES FilmMagic The Good Wife costars share a cocktail-enhanced cuddle at the HBO event after she walked away with the award for outstanding lead actress. 10 of 39 SAM TRAMMELL, STEPHEN MOYER & ANNA PAQUIN Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic It seems these True Blood costars are true blue! Trammell joins couple Moyer and Paquin for some animated, hands-on conversation at HBO's blowout. 11 of 39 MELISSA MCCARTHY Mark Davis/PictureGroup The belle of the ball, who took home an Emmy for her role on Mike & Molly, shows that the best plus-one is a gilded statuette while holding court at the Governor's Ball. 12 of 39 KRISTEN WIIG & AZIZ ANSARI Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic The perpetually funny twosome showed off their polished looks at HBO's official after-party. 13 of 39 JASON MOMOA & LISA BONET Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Hot couple alert! The Conan the Barbarian and Game of Thrones hunk stays close to his longtime love Bonet at the HBO event. 14 of 39 SARAH HYLAND & ERIC STONESTREET Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Modern Family's teen queen, who showed star style on the Emmys red carpet, poses with on-screen uncle Stonestreet in an HBO soiree-worthy Tadashi Shoji mini. 15 of 39 STEVE BUSCEMI & STANLEY TUCCI FilmMagic Boardwalk Empire star and Emmy nominee Buscemi gets a hug from old friend Tucci while partying at HBO's post-Emmys bash. 16 of 39 PETER DINKLAGE & JOEY KERN Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Who says you can't be goofy? Emmy-winning Game of Thrones actor Dinklage plays around with actor Joey Kern at the HBO after-party. 17 of 39 JON VOIGHT, PAZ DE LA HUERTA & CHRIS NOTH Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Screen legend Voight takes time off from grandpa duty to hang out with siren de la Huerta and The Good Wife's Noth at HBO's posh party. 18 of 39 DAVID HARBOUR & JULIA STILES Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic The Dexter actress celebrates her Emmy nomination in a killer gown with Green Hornet actor Harbour at HBO's Emmy after-party. 19 of 39 JOHN SLATTERY John Shearer/Getty Who knew the silver fox had a soft side? The Mad Men actor and Emmy nominee spends time with his wife, Talia Balsam (George Clooney's ex), and son Harry at the AMC After Party at L.A.'s Mr. C. 20 of 39 KALEY CUOCO & JIM PARSONS Chris Pizzello/AP The Big Bang Theory beauty gushes over her costar's Emmy victory at the post-show Governor's Ball. 21 of 39 CLAIRE DANES & ZOOEY DESCHANEL Frank Micelotta/PictureGroup Emmy style all-star Danes gets glamorous with New Girl cutie Deschanel at the Governor's Ball. 22 of 39 JANE LYNCH Frank Micelotta/PictureGroup The host with the most, who kept the show going with funny zingers and chic dresses, stays close to wife Dr. Lara Embry at the Governor's Ball soiree. 23 of 39 JON STEWART & OLIVIA MUNN Frank Micelotta/PictureGroup Haute and hilarious! The polished Daily Show host and costar Munn revel in the show's ninth straight outstanding variety series Emmy win at the Governor's Ball. 24 of 39 TINA FEY & AMY POEHLER Mark Davis/PictureGroup Mega-comediennes and pageant participants Fey and Poehler celebrate their nominations at the Governor's Ball. "I think we were all just genuinely happy to be in the category together," Poehler told PEOPLE about her nom. 25 of 39 BETTY WHITE Mark Davis/PictureGroup Eighty-nine and fabulous! The Hot in Cleveland actress and Emmy nominee parties down at the Governor's Ball. 26 of 39 WILMER VALDERRAMA & NINA DOBREV Mark Davis/PictureGroup The showstopping Vampire Diaries star mingles with pal Valderrama at the Governor's Ball. 27 of 39 CHRISTINA HENDRICKS Fernando Leon/PictureGroup The redheaded bombshell takes time out at the Governor's Ball to share a sweet moment with husband – and supportive funnyman! – Geoffrey Arend. 28 of 39 ANNIE ILONZEH & MINKA KELLY Fernando Leon/PictureGroup The off-duty Angels happily embrace each other at the Governor's Ball soiree. 29 of 39 STEPHEN COLBERT & JON STEWART Fernando Leon/PictureGroup The longtime friends and comedy hosts celebrate Stewart's win in style at the Governor's Ball. 30 of 39 MEGAN MULLALLY & EMILY BLUNT Fernando Leon/PictureGroup The colorful Children's Hospital star poses with the elegant English actress at the Governor's Ball. 31 of 39 JASON JONES, JENNIFER CARPENTER & MICHAEL C. HALL Fernando Leon/PictureGroup Daily Show correspondent Jones buddies up with Dexter co-stars – and real-life exes – Jennifer Carpenter and Michael C. Hall during the Governor's Ball. 32 of 39 SARAH HYLAND, DIANNA AGRON & ANNA PAQUIN Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Talk about a group of man-eaters! Modern Family's heartbreaker, Glee's good-girl-gone-bad and True Blood's femme fatale share trade secrets at HBO's bash. 33 of 39 DANIA RAMIREZ & KERRY WASHINGTON Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Adding megawatt smiles and sparkles to the hullabaloo, a golden Ramirez and red-hot Washington are picture perfect at HBO. 34 of 39 KYLE CHANDLER Mark Davis/PictureGroup Clear eyes, full hearts, can't lose! Friday Night Lights's Coach poses with his hard-earned Emmy after five seasons on the beloved drama. 35 of 39 KIERNAN SHIPKA John Shearer/Getty Mad Men's mini star models her age-appropriate style at AMC's post-Emmys soiree. 36 of 39 ELISABETH MOSS & JON HAMM John Shearer/Getty Looks like that extra bit of luck from Xander Dane Jones helped! The Mad Men costars share a laugh with producer Matthew Weiner over the show's outstanding drama series win at the AMC party. 37 of 39 TOPHER GRACE & STEPHEN MOYER Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic Look at those swoon-worthy smiles! The True Blood hunk keeps the good times rolling with Grace at HBO's party. 38 of 39 HARRY SHUM JR., LEA MICHELE & AMBER RILEY Christopher Polk/Getty Style magnet Michele and her costars have a Glee-ful time at FOX's Emmys bash at Fig amp Olive. 39 of 39 ARIEL WINTER & SOFIA VERGARA Ray Mickshaw/PictureGroup Do you see a Family resemblance? The curvaceous Latina actress spends time at FOX's party with on-screen niece Winter.