Julie Bowen

Sometimes the funniest awards show speeches happen after the awards are handed out.

TVGuide.com was stationed backstage to see what all the winners had to say once the cameras stopped rolling.

Photo Gallery: Seen and Heard Backstage at the 2012 Emmys

Who called their Emmy winning costar a "true gift in their life"? Who admitted her son broke her last statue? Check out our roundup of what was seen and heard backstage at the Emmys here.

And check out our complete coverage from the 2012 Emmy Awards here.

Check out our top moments video from the night: