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Emmy Awards 2014: The Winners


Last night's Emmy awards really belonged to one show: Breaking Bad.

While it had been a brilliant year for TV, with shows such as House of Cards and True Detective also up for numerous categories, it was Walter White who really cleaned up with the award for best supporting actor in a drama series going to Aaron Paul (Jesse Pinkman), supporting actress going to Anna Gunn (Skylar White) and the best actor award going to Bryan Cranston, who played Walter White.

During the three-hour ceremony, host Seth Meyer's brought out a variety of presenters including the hilarious Amy Poehler and Andy Samberg. But perhaps one of the funniest moments was when Julia Louis-Dreyfus was kissed by Bryan Cranston.

A poignant break in the ceremony was when Billy Crystal gave a moving tribute to the late Robin Williams, in which he described the Mrs. Doubtfire star as being "the greatest friend you could ever imagine".

While there were no great surprises, we were happy to see that UK export Sherlock won a few gongs too, with Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman and Steven Moffat all winning awards.

Take a look at the rest of the nominees and winners below.

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Winner: Ty Burrell, Modern Family

Fred Armisen, Portlandia

Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Adam Driver, Girls

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family

Tony Hale, Veep

Outstanding Drama Series

Winner: Breaking Bad

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

House of Cards

Mad Men

True Detective

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Lizzy Caplan, Masters of Sex

Claire Danes, Homeland

Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey

Winner: Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife

Kerry Washington, Scandal

Robin Wright, House of Cards

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Winner: Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad

Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom

Jon Hamm, Mad Men

Woody Harrelson, True Detective

Matthew McConaughey, True Detective

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Christine Baranski, The Good Wife

Joanna Froggatt, Downton Abbey

Winner: Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Christina Hendricks, Mad Men

Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Jim Carter, Downton Abbey

Josh Charles, The Good Wife

Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Winner: Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad

Jon Voight, Ray Donovan

Outstanding Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory


Winner: Modern Family

Orange Is the New Black

Silicon Valley


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Lena Dunham, Girls

Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie

Winner: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Melissa McCarthy, Mike & Molly

Amy Poehler, Parks and Recreation

Taylor Schilling, Orange Is the New Black

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Louis C.K., Louie

Don Cheadle, House of Lies

Ricky Gervais, Derek

Matt LeBlanc, Episodes

William H. Macy, Shameless

Winner: Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory

Julie Bowen, Modern Family

Anna Chlumsky, Veep

Winner: Allison Janney, Mom

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Kate Mulgrew, Orange Is the New Black

Outstanding Made-for-TV Movie

Killing Kennedy

Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight

Winner: The Normal Heart

Sherlock: His Last Vow

The Trip to Bountiful

Outstanding Miniseries

American Horror Story: Coven

Bonnie & Clyde

Winner: Fargo



The White Queen

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Helena Bonham Carter, Burton and Taylor

Minnie Driver, Return to Zero

Winner: Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Coven

Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Coven

Cicely Tyson, The Trip to Bountiful

Kristen Wiig, The Spoils of Babylon

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo

Winner: Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: His Last Vow

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dancing on the Edge

Idris Elba, Luther

Martin Freeman, Fargo

Mark Ruffalo, The Normal Heart

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Angela Bassett, American Horror Story: Coven

Winner: Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Coven

Ellen Burstyn, Flowers in the Attic

Frances Conroy, American Horror Story: Coven

Julia Roberts, The Normal Heart

Allison Tolman, Fargo

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart

Colin Hanks, Fargo

Winner: Martin Freeman, Sherlock: His Last Vow

Joe Mantello, The Normal Heart

Alfred Molina, The Normal Heart

Jim Parsons, The Normal Heart

Outstanding Reality Competition Series

Winner: Amazing Race

Dancing With the Stars

Project Runway

So You Think You Can Dance

Top Chef

The Voice

Outstanding Variety Series

Winner: The Colbert Report

The Daily Show

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Real Time With Bill Maher

Saturday Night Live

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon



Emmy Awards 2014: Red Carpet Arrivals


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Lena Dunham arrives at the 2014 Emmys


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