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HBO, FX Lead in Wins at Critics’ Choice TV Awards

Event kicked television awards season into gear

HBO led the pack at last night’s Critics’ Choice Television Awards, picking up five kudos at the Beverly Hilton confab from the Broadcast Television Journalists Association. FX followed suit with four wins, kicking off a strong awards season for the cabler after it topped in nominations for TCA awards as well, yesterday.

The CCTAs also boasted three ties in best supporting actress in a comedy, best reality series and best drama series.

See the complete list of Critics’ Choice TV Award winners here:

Best Comedy Series: The Big Bang Theory – CBS

Best Actor in a Comedy Series: Louis C.K., Louie – FX

Best Actress in a Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep – HBO

Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Simon Helberg, The Big Bang Theory – CBS

Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (Tie):

Kaley Cuoco, The Big Bang Theory – CBS

Eden Sher, The Middle – ABC

Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series: Patton Oswalt, Parks and Recreation – NBC

Best Drama Series (Tie):

Breaking Bad – AMC

Game of Thrones – HBO

Best Actor in a Drama Series: Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad – AMC

Best Actress in a Drama Series: Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black – BBC America

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Michael Cudlitz, Southland – TNT

Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Monica Potter, Parenthood – NBC

Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Jane Fonda, The Newsroom – HBO

Best Movie or Mini-Series: Behind the Candelabra – HBO

Best Actor in a Movie or Mini-Series: Michael Douglas, Behind the Candelabra – HBO

Best Actress in a Movie or Mini-Series: Elisabeth Moss, Top of the Lake – Sundance

Best Supporting Actor in a Movie or Mini-Series: Zachary Quinto, American Horror Story: Asylum – FX

Best Supporting Actress in a Movie or Mini-Series: Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Asylum – FX

 

Best Reality Series (Tie):

Duck Dynasty – A&E

Push Girls – Sundance

Best Reality Series – Competition: The Voice – NBC

Best Reality Series Host: Tom Bergeron, Dancing with the Stars – ABC

Best Talk Show: The Daily Show with Jon Stewart – Comedy Central

 

Best Animated Series: Archer – FX

 

Critics’ Choice Television Icon Award: Bob Newhart

 

thalo’s Critics’ Choice Inspiration Award: Bunheads – ABC Family

 

Most Exciting New Series:

The Bridge – FX

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. – ABC

Masters of Sex – Showtime

The Michael J. Fox Show – NBC

Ray Donovan – Showtime

Under the Dome – CBS

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