The 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were held at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles yesterday. Many of the stars, directors, and producers of the television shows, miniseries, and television movies nominated were in attendance to support their work.
Some media and entertainment experts had mixed feelings about the results and were quite surprised by some of the winners, Take a look at the winners list below and let us know what you think:
Outstanding Drama Series – Breaking Bad
Outstanding Comedy Series – Modern Family
Best Lead Actress in a Drama – Claire Danes for Homeland
Best Lead Actor in a Drama – Jeff Daniels for The Newsroom
Best Lead Actress in a Comedy – Julia Louis-Dreyfus for Veep
Best Lead Actor in a Comedy – Jim Parsons for The Big Bang Theory
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama – Anna Gunn for Breaking Bad
Best Supporting Actor in a Drama – Bobby Cannavale for Boardwalk Empire
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy – Merritt Wever for Nurse Jackie
Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy – Tony Hale for Veep
Best Lead Actress in a Miniseries or TV Movie – Laura Linney for The Big C: Hereafter
Best Lead Actor in a Miniseries or TV Movie – Michael Douglas for Behind the Candelabra
Best Miniseries or TV Movie – Behind the Candelabra
What do you think of these winners? Are you a fan of any of these shows or actors who won? Take a look at photos of the winners on the red carpet in the gallery below!
AMC has recently announced the premiere date for the final eight episodes of Breaking Bad. The first of the final eight episodes will premiere Sunday, August 11, 2013. Fans may note this the premiere date has been changed from the original announcement made almost a year ago.
The premiere of Breaking Bad‘s final season will lead into the debut a new drama called Low Winter Sun, which stars actors Mark Strong and Lennie James as police detectives working in Detroit that are involved in the murder of a fellow cop. Watch an exclusive trailer for the show here.
Breaking Bad will also be getting a half-hour talk show called Talking Bad that recaps what happened in the night’s episode. There is a similar show on the air now called Talking Dead, which recaps the episodes of The Walking Dead.
Will you be watching the final episodes of Breaking Bad? Would you be interested in watching Low Winter Sun? Do you think there needs to be a talk show to recap the episodes of Breaking Bad? Why do you think AMC is cancelling such a successful show?