The role earned an Emmy for the actress the previous two years. She also won in the category in 2006 for "The New Adventures of Old Christine." She also was nominated this year as a producer of "Veep," a candidate for best comedy series.
The actress won a supporting actress Emmy for
In addition to "Veep," Louis-Dreyfus won acclaim for her starring role in the romantic comedy
FOR THE RECORD
An earlier version of this post said Louis-Dreyfus won a supporting actress Emmy in 2006.
Louis-Dreyfus beat out other past winners in the category: