Emmy Awards 2014

Emmy Nominees Celebrating with Their Younger Selves

These entertainment heavyweights are heading back in time to thank their younger selves for leading them on a path to Emmy glory

JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS

Before stepping into the glamour, gowns, and surprises of the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards, this year's nominees took a moment to thank a special someone: themselves. Yes, Matthew McConaughey, Julia Roberts, and more honorees all stepped into PEOPLE's handy time machine to celebrate their TV success. Click on to see some of 2014's biggest nominees alongside the "whippersnappers" who got them where they are today.

Only the comedic genius of Louis-Dreyfus could gleefully bring together Seinfeld's resident dancer, Elaine, and TV's funniest Emmy-nominated vice president.