After snagging an Emmy in 2010 for supporting actress in a comedy series as Sue Sylvester in "Glee," Lynch swapped sweatpants for floor-length gowns as the 2011 Emmys host. According to Nielsen, the awards show's 63rd edition took an 8% dip in total viewers from its previous year. Lynch didn't wow audiences as an emcee, but she knows what she's good at. Click here to read the Los Angeles Times Magazine's exclusive.
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