Even an Emmy nominee can have a bad day. Just ask these Emmy-nominated stars, who've made headlines for both their brilliant work and their breakdowns. Here's a look back at some of the biggest Emmy star public meltdowns of all time. — Victoria Leigh Miller, Yahoo TV
And a 2013 Twitter rant had the actor slamming a U.K. tabloid for incorrectly reporting that his wife was tweeting during James Gandolfini's funeral. Baldwin referred to the writer as a "toxic little queen" and threatened to beat him up, spewing a series of homophobic slurs that had activists up in arms, with some even calling for the actor to lose his endorsement deals.
Three weeks later, Baldwin logged another Emmy nomination for the final season of "30 Rock." less