Breaking Bad wins big at the 2014 Emmys


The AMC series Breaking Bad won six awards at the 66th Annual
Primetime Emmy Awards, which took place on 25 August at the Nokia Theatre in
Downtown Los Angeles, California. Despite strong competition from shows like
True Detective and Game of Thrones the show came second only to Sherlock: His Last Vow, which took seven awards.

The full list of Emmy nominees and winners:

Drama series
Winner: Breaking Bad, (AMC)
Downton Abbey, (PBS)
Game of Thrones, (HBO)
House of Cards, (Netflix)
Mad Men, (AMC)
True Detective, (HBO)

Comedy series
Winner: Modern Family, (ABC)
The Big Bang Theory, (CBS)
Louie, (FX)
Orange is the New Black (Netflix)
Silicon Valley (HBO)
Veep (HBO)

Actor, drama series
Winner: Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad (AMC)

Matthew McConaughey, True Detective (HBO)
Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom (HBO)
Woody Harrelson, True Detective (HBO)
Jon Hamm, Mad Men (AMC)
Kevin Spacey, House of Cards (Netflix)

Actress, drama series
Winner: Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife (CBS)

Robin Wright, House of Cards (Netflix)
Lizzy Caplan, Masters of Sex (Showtime)
Claire Danes, Homeland (Showtime)
Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey (PBS)
Kerry Washington, Scandal (ABC)

Actor, comedy series
Winner: Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory (CBS)

Louis C.K., Louie (FX)
Don Cheadle, House of Lies (Showtime)
Ricky Gervais, Derek (Netflix)
Matt LeBlanc, Episodes (Showtime)
William H. Macy, Shameless (Showtime)

Actress, comedy series
Winner: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep (HBO)
Lena Dunham, Girls (HBO)
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie (Showtime)
Melissa McCarthy, Mike & Molly (CBS)
Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation (NBC)
Taylor Schilling, Orange is the New Black (Netflix)

Supporting actor, drama series
Winner: Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad (AMC)
Jim Carter, Downton Abbey (PBS)
Josh Charles, The Good Wife (CBS)
Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones (HBO)
Mandy Patinkin, Homeland (Showtime)
Jon Voight, Ray Donovan (Showtime)

Supporting actress, drama series
Winner: Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad (AMC)
Christine Baranski, The Good Wife (CBS)
Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey (PBS)
Lena Headey, Game of Thrones (HBO)
Christina Hendricks, Mad Men (AMC)
Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey (PBS)

Supporting actor, comedy series
Winner: Ty Burrell, Modern Family (ABC)
Andre Braugher, Brookyn Nine-Nine (Fox)
Fred Armisen, Portlandia (IFC)
Adam Driver, Girls (HBO)
Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family (HBO)
Tony Hale, Veep (HBO)

Supporting actress, comedy series
Winner: Allison Janney, Mom (CBS)
Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory (CBS)
Julie Bowen, Modern Family (ABC)
Anna Chlumsky, Veep (HBO)
Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live (NBC)
Kate Mulgrew, Orange Is the New Black (Netflix)

Guest actor, drama series
Joe Morton, Scandal (ABC)

Guest actress, drama series
Allison Janney, Masters of Sex (Showtime)

Writing, drama series
Moira Walley-Beckett, Breaking Bad, (AMC)

Directing, drama series
Cary Joji Funkunaga, True Detective, (HBO)

Guest actor, comedy series
Jimmy Fallon, Saturday Night Live (NBC)

Guest actress, comedy series
Uzo Aduba, Orange is the New Black (Netflix)

Writing, comedy series
Louis C.K., Louie, (FX)

Directing, comedy series
Gail Mancuso, Modern Family (ABC)


Competition reality program
Winner: The Amazing Race (CBS)
The Voice (NBC)
Dancing With the Stars (ABC)
Project Runway (Lifetime)
So You Think You Can Dance (Fox)
Top Chef (Bravo)

Reality host
Winner: Jane Lynch, Hollywood Game Night
Anthony Bourdain, The Taste (ABC)
Tom Bergeron, Dancing With the Stars (ABC)
Cat Deeley, So You Think You Can Dance (Fox)
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, Project Runway (Lifetime)
Betty White, Off Their Rockers (NBC)

Structured reality program
Winner: Shark Tank, (ABC)
Antiques Roadshow, (PBS)
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, (Food Network)
Mythbusters, (Discovery)
Undercover Boss, (CBS)
Who Do You Think You Are? , (TLC)

Unstructured reality program
Winner: Deadliest Catch 10, Discovery
Alaska: The Last Frontier, (Discovery)
Flipping Out, (Bravo)
Million Dollar Listing: New York, (Bravo)
Wahlburgers, (A&E)
Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan, (BBC America)


Variety series
Winner: The Colbert Report, (Comedy)
The Daily Show, (Comedy)
Jimmy Kimmel Live! , (ABC)
Real Time With Bill Maher, (HBO)
Saturday Night Live, (NBC)

Writing, variety series
The Colbert Report, (Comedy)

Directing, variety series
Don Roy King, Saturday Night Live, (NBC)

Variety special
AFI Lifetime Achievement Awards: A Tribute to Mel Brooks(TNT)
Writing, variety special
Sarah Silverman: We Are All Miracles, (HBO)
Directing, variety special
Glenn Weiss, 67th Annual Tony Awards, (CBS)

Winner: Fargo, (FX)
American Horror Story: Coven, (FX)
Bonnie & Clyde, (Lifetime)
Luther, (BBC America)
Treme, (HBO)
The White Queen, (Starz)

Winner: The Normal Heart, (HBO)
Killing Kennedy, (National Geographic)
Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight, (HBO)
Sherlock: His Last Vow, (Masterpiece/PBS)
The Trip to Bountiful, (Lifetime)

Actor, miniseries or movie
Winner: Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: His Last
Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo (FX)
Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dancing on the Edge (Starz)
Idris Elba, Luther (BBC America)
Martin Freeman, Fargo(FX)
Mark Ruffalo, The Normal Heart (HBO)

Actress, miniseries or movie
Winner: Jessica Lange, American Horror Story:
Cicely Tyson, The Trip to Bountiful (Lifetime)
Helena Bonham Carter, Burton and Taylor (BBC America)
Minnie Driver, Return to Zero (Lifetime)
Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Coven (FX)
Kristen Wiig, The Spoils of Babylon (IFC)

Supporting actor, miniseries or movie
Winner: Martin Freeman, Sherlock: His Last Vow
Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart (HBO)
Colin Hanks, Fargo (FX)
Joe Mantello, The Normal Heart (HBO)
Alfred Molina, The Normal Heart (HBO)
Jim Parsons, The Normal Heart (HBO)

Supporting actress, miniseries or movie
Winner: Kathy Bates, American Horror Story:
Angela Bassett, American Horror Story: Coven (FX)
Ellen Burstyn, Flowers in the Attic (Lifetime)
Frances Conroy, American Horror Story: Coven (FX)
Julia Roberts, The Normal Heart (HBO)
Allison Tolman, Fargo (FX)

Writing, miniseries or movie
Steven Moffat, Sherlock: His Last Vow, (Masterpiece/PBS)

Directing, miniseries or movie
Colin Bucksey, Fargo (FX)


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