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2014 Emmy Award Highlights and Winners

 
2014 Emmy Award Highlights and Winners
Posted August 25th, 2014 @ 5:21pm by KFBK News

Tonight's Emmy Awards look to be a real competition.

Newcomer "Orange Is the New Black" is making a play against comedy vets "Modern Family" and "Veep," while "Breaking Bad" and "True Detective" duke it out for the top drama honors.

Check back with KFBK to see an updated list of the winners.

Outstanding Drama Series
Breaking Bad • AMC
Downton Abbey • PBS
Game Of Thrones • HBO
House Of Cards • Netflix
Mad Men • AMC
True Detective • HBO

Outstanding Comedy Series
The Big Bang Theory • CBS
Louie • FX
Modern Family • ABC
Orange Is The New Black • Netflix
Silicon Valley • HBO Veep • HBO

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Matthew McConaughey as Rust Cohle True Detective • HBO
Bryan Cranston as Walter White Breaking Bad • AMC
Jeff Daniels as Will McAvoy The Newsroom • HBO
Jon Hamm as Don Draper Mad Men • AMC
Woody Harrelson as Martin Hart True Detective • HBO
Kevin Spacey as Frank Underwood House of Cards • Netflix

Outstanding Lead Acrtress in a Drama Series
Lizzy Caplan as Virginia Johnson Masters of Sex • Showtime
Claire Danes as Carrie Mathison Homeland • Showtime
Michelle Dockery as Lady Mary Crawley Downton Abbey • PBS
Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick The Good Wife • CBS
Kerry Washington as Olivia Pope Scandal • ABC
Robin Wright as Claire Underwood House of Cards • Netflix

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad • AMC
Moira Walley-Beckett, Breaking Bad • AMC
David Benioff, D.B. Weiss, Game of Thrones • HBO
Beau Willimon, House of Cards • Netflix
Nic Pizzolatto, True Detective • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Anna Gunn as Skyler White Breaking Bad • AMC
Joanne Froggatt as Anna Bates Downton Abbey • PBS
Christina Hendricks as Joan Harris Mad Men • AMC
Maggie Smith as Dowager Countess of Grantham Downton Abbey • PBS
Lena Headey as Cersei Lannister Game of Thrones • HBO
Christine Baranski as Diane Lockhart The Good Wife • CBS

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series
Tim Van Patten, Boardwalk Empire • HBO
Vince GIlligan, Breaking Bad • AMC
David Evans, Downton Abbey • PBS
Neil Marshall, Game of Thrones • HBO
Carl Franklin, House of Cards • Netflix
Cary Joji Fukunaga, True Detective • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman Breaking Bad • AMC
Peter Dinklage as Tyrion Lannister Game of Thrones • HBO
Jon Voight Mickey Donovan Ray Donovan • Showtime
Jim Carter as Mr. Carson Downton Abbey • PBS
Mandy Patinkin as Saul Berenson Homeland • Showtime
Josh Charles as Will Gardner The Good Wife • CBS

Outstanding Variety Series
The Colbert Report • Comedy Central
The Daily Show • Comedy Central
Jimmy Kimmel Live • ABC
Real Time with Bill Maher • HBO
Saturday Night Live • NBC
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon • NBC

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America"
"Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays"
The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards
"Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles"
67th Annual Tony Awards

Outstanding TV Movie
Killing Kennedy • National Geographic
Channel Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight • HBO
The Normal Heart • HBO
Sherlock: His Last Vow (Masterpiece) • PBS
The Trip To Bountiful • Lifetime

Outstanding Miniseries
American Horror Story: Coven • FX
Bonnie & Clyde • Lifetime
Fargo • FX
Luther • BBC
Treme • HBO
The White Queen • Starz

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Helena Bonham Carter as Elizabeth Taylor Burton and Taylor • BBC
America Minnie Driver as Maggie Royal Return to Zero • Lifetime
Jessica Lange as Fiona Goode American Horror Story: Coven • FX
Sarah Paulson as Cordelia Goode Foxx American Horror Story: Coven • FX
Cicely Tyson as Carrie Watts The Trip to Bountiful • Lifetime
Kristen Wiig as Cynthia Morehouse The Spoils of Babylon • IFC

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie
Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock Holmes Sherlock • PBS
Chiwetel Ejiofor as Louis Lester Dancing on the Edge • Starz
Idris Elba as John Luther Luther • BBC
America Martin Freeman as Lester Nygaard Fargo • FX
Mark Ruffalo as Ned Weeks The Normal Heart • HBO
Billy Bob Thornton as Lorne Malvo Fargo • FX

Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or Dramatic Special
Alfonso Gomez-Rejon, American Horror Story • FX
Colin Bucksey, Fargo • FX
Adam Bernstein, Fargo • FX
Stephen Frears, Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight • HBO
Ryan Murphy, The Normal Heart • HBO
Nick Hurran, Sherlock: His Last Vow • PBS

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie
Colin Hanks as Gus Grimly Fargo • FX
Jim Parsons as Tommy Boatwright The Normal Heart • HBO
Alfred Molina as Ben Weeks The Normal Heart • HBO
Martin Freeman as John Watson Sherlock • PBS
Joe Mantello as Mickey Marcus The Normal Heart • HBO
Matt Bomer as Felix Turner The Normal Heart • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie
Frances Conroy as Myrtle Snow American Horror Story: Coven • HBO
Angela Bassett, American Horror Story: Coven • HBO
Ellen Burstyn as Olivia Flowers in the Attic • HBO
Kathy Bates as Madame Delphine LaLaurie American Horror Story: Coven • HBO
Allison Tolman as Molly Solverson Fargo • HBO
Julia Roberts as Dr. Emma Brookner The Normal Heart • HBO

Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, American Horror Story: Coven • FX
Noah Hawley, Fargo • FX
Neil Cross, Luther • BBC America
Larry Kramer, The Normal Heart • HBO
Steven Moffat, Sherlock: His Last Vow • PBS
David Simon, Eric Overmyer, Treme • HBO

Outstanding Reality Competition Program
The Amazing Race • CBS
Dancing With the Stars • ABC
Project Runway • Bravo
So You Think You Can Dance • Fox
Top Chef • Bravo
The Voice • NBC

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series
Lena Dunham as Hannah Horvath Girls • HBO
Edie Falco as Jackie Peyton Nurse Jackie • Showtime
Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Vice President Selina Meyer Veep • HBO
Melissa McCarthyas Molly Flynn Mike & Molly • CBS
Amy Poehler as Leslie Knope Parks and Recreation • NBC
Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman Orange Is the New Black • Netflix

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series
Louis CK as Louie Louie • FX
Don Cheadle as Marty Kaan House of Lies • Showtime
Ricky Gervais as Derek Derek • Netflix
Matt LeBlanc as Matt LeBlanc Episodes • Showtime
William H. Macy as Frank Gallagher Shameless • Showtime
Jim Parsons as Sheldon Cooper The Big Bang Theory • CBS

Outstanding directing for a Comedy Series
Iain B. McDonald, Episodes • Showtime
Paris Barclay, Glee • Fox
Louis C.K., Louie • FX
Gail Mancuso, Modern Family • ABC
Jodie Foster, Orange Is the New Black • Netflix
Mike Judge, Silicon Valley • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy Modern Family • ABC
Kate Mulgrew as Galina “Red” Reznikov Orange Is the New Black • Netflix
Mayim Bialik as Amy Farrah Fowler The Big Bang Theory • CBS
Allison Janney as Bonnie Mom • CBS
Kate McKinnon as Various character Saturday Night Live • NBC
Anna Chlumsky as Amy Brookheimer Veep • HBO

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
David Crane, Jeffrey Klarik, Episodes • Showtime
Louis C.K., Louie • FX
Liz Friedman, Jenji Kohan, Orange Is the New Black • Netflix
Alec Berg, Silicon Valley • HBO
Simon Blackwell, Tony Roche, Armando Iannucci, Veep • HBO

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Andre Braugher as Ray Holt Brooklyn Nine-Nine • Fox
Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy Modern Family • ABC
Fred Armisen as Various characters Portlandia • IFC
Adam Driver as Adam Sackler Girls • HBO
Jesse Tyler Ferguson as Mitchell Pritchett Modern Family • ABC
Tony Hale as Gary Walsh Veep • HBO

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