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John Lithgow's Emmy error

The ”Dexter” winner mixed up his networks during his acceptance speech

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A week before the Emmys’ main event, TV’s biggest pre-party went down Aug. 21 at their Creative Arts awards ceremony. Betty White and Neil Patrick Harris earned trophies for guesting on SNL and Glee, respectively, while John Lithgow — who won for his stint on Showtime’s Dexter — accidentally thanked rival network HBO. After realizing the flub, he admitted backstage, ”I’ll never live that down.”

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