Here Are Your Kinda Boring Emmy Winners

Monday, September 23 by
 

If you bet big on Breaking Bad in your Emmy pool, you walked away sad. Though the show itself and supporting actress Anna Gunn were honored, neither Bryan Cranston or Aaron Paul were issued additional awards for the piles they already have at home. I guess it’s only fair that they share.

Here are this year’s unexpected (but not in a good way) winners:

Outstanding Drama Series: Breaking Bad
Outstanding Comedy Series: Modern Family
Outstanding Miniseries or TV Movie: Behind The Candelabra

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Claire Danes, Homeland
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries/TV Movie: Laura Linney, The Big C: Hereafter
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries/TV Movie: Michael Douglas, Behind The Candelabra

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Bobby Cannavale, Boardwalk Empire
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: Merritt Wever, Nurse Jackie
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Tony Hale, Veep
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries/TV Movie: Ellen Burstyn, Political Animals
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries/TV Movie: James Cromwell, American Horror Story

Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series: The Colbert Report
Outstanding Reality Competition Series: The Voice

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series: David Fincher, House of Cards
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series: Gail Mancuso, Modern Family
Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries/TV Movie: Steven Soderbergh, Behind The Candelabra
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series: Don Roy King, Saturday Night Live
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series: Henry Bromell, Homeland
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series: Tina Fey & Tracey Wigfield, 30 Rock
Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries/TV Movie: Abi Morgan, The Hour
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series: The Colbert Report

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