"I just love her," she gushed a moment later, saying that Britton is the person she would most enjoy having a drink with at the bar inside the show.
"Oh, and Steve Buscemi," she added. "He was at our premiere. I'd love to have a glass of Scotch with him!"
Mamet was also full of praise for "Girls" creator Lena Dunham, nominated for actress in a television comedy or musical.
"We had a blast working on the second season," she said. "Lena is such a genius."
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