Following last night's 2013 Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE - more than 3,000 guests including Emmy winners and nominees attended the Creative Arts Ball at the West Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center, which featured an Enchanted Forest theme. The Emmy recipients that were in attendance included: Anthony Bourdain (Outstanding Informational Series, Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown), Bob Newhart (Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series, The Big Bang Theory), Carrie Preston (Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, The Good Wife), Dan Bucatinsky (Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Scandal), James Lipton (Outstanding Informational Series, Inside the Actors Studio), June Foray (Governors Award), Lily Tomlin (Outstanding Voice-Over Performance, An Apology to Elephants), Melissa Leo (Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series, Louie), Rob Corddry (Outstanding Special Class - Short-Format-Live Action Entertainment Programs, Childrens Hospital), and more.
Additional guests included Molly Shannon, Harry Hamlin, Lisa Rinna, Linda Cardellini, Vince Gilligan, Robert Morse, Nolan Gould, Scott Bakula, Katherine McPhee, Joan Cusack, Seth Green, Rory Kennedy, McKenzie Westmore, Sam Elliot, the Childrens Hospital cast (Megan Mullally, Erinn Hayes, Malin Ackerman, Lake Bell & Nick Offerman), Shark Tank cast, and many more.
Attendees dined on a three course meal prepared by Patina Catering - starting with a lettuce gem salad, followed by a filet mignon & red wine-braised short rib and a Caramelia Namelaka for dessert. The 2011 Beaulieu Vineyard Carneros Chardonnay and the 2009 Beaulieu Vineyard Georges de Latour Private Reserve Cabertney Sauvignon were among the featured wines. The cocktail of the evening was the Grey Goose Emmy Cocktail featuring Grey Goose Le Citron.