First ever comedy awards held!

Comedy Central’s first ever Comedy Awards,  were a big hit on Saturday night.

Check out the full list of winners right here.

Tina Fey, Alec Baldwin and David Letterman were among those laughing as they were honored for their achievements during the night’s ceremony.

Fey won the Best Comedy Actress In A Film for her role in Date Night, while the 30 Rock creator’s TV co-star Baldwin walked away with the prize for Best Comedy Actor in Television for the hit program.

The Hangover star Zach Galifianakis was awarded Best Actor in A Film for Dinner for Schmucks, while Saturday Night Live‘s Kristen Wiig picked up Best Actress in Television for her performances on the U.S. sketch show.

Modern Family was named Best Comedy Series and The Other Guys claimed Best Comedy Film at the bash, organized by network bosses at cable channel Comedy Central.

Eddie Murphy‘s long lasting career in comedy was celebrated with the Icon Award, while talk show legend Letterman received the first ever Johnny Carson Award for Comedic Excellence.

Check out the full list of winners:

Best Comedy Series: Modern Family
Best Comedy Actor TV: Alec Baldwin, 30 Rock
Best Comedy Actress TV: Kristen Wiig, Saturday Night Live
Best Comedy Actor Film: Zach Galifianakis, Dinner For Schmucks
Best Comedy Actress Film: Tina Fey, Date Night
Best Late Night Comedy Series: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart
Best Sketch Comedy/Alternative Comedy Series: Childrens Hospital
Best Stand-Up Special: Louis C.K.: Hilarious
Best Best Comedy Film: The Other Guys
Best Animated Comedy Film: Toy Story 3
Best Animated Comedy Series: South Park
Best Comedy Writing TV: 30 Rock
Best Comedy Screenplay: Hot Tub Time Machine
Best Comedy Directing TV: Modern Family
Best Comedy Director Film: Edgar Wright, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

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