Well, even if the Emmys don’t decide to give Jon Hamm his long-awaited Best Actor award in September, he can at least know that the critics love him. The 2015 TCA Awards, voted on by the 220-plus members of the Television Critics Association, tonight honored Hamm for Individual Achievement in Drama for his career-defining work on AMC’s “Mad Men.”
In addition, “Empire” and “The Americans” were celebrated for their achievements this year, as Program of the Year and Outstanding Achievement in Drama, respectively. The TCA also recognized Amy Schumer’s “Inside Amy Schumer” for both Individual Achievement in Comedy and Outstanding Achievement in Comedy and “Better Call Saul” as the year’s Outstanding New Program.
The 2015 TCA Awards, held at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, were hosted by “Late Late Show” host James Corden. Check out the full list of winners below.
Individual Achievement in Drama: Jon Hamm (“Mad Men,” AMC)
Individual Achievement in Comedy: Amy Schumer (“Inside Amy Schumer,” Comedy Central)
Outstanding Achievement in News and Information: “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver” (HBO)
Outstanding Achievement in Reality Programming: “The Chair” (Starz)
Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming: “The Fosters” (ABC Family) – second consecutive year
Outstanding New Program: “Better Call Saul” (AMC)
Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials: “The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst” (HBO)
Outstanding Achievement in Drama: “The Americans” (FX)
Outstanding Achievement in Comedy: “Inside Amy Schumer” (Comedy Central)
Career Achievement Award: James L. Brooks
Heritage Award: “Late Show/Late Night with David Letterman” (CBS/NBC)
Program of the Year: “Empire” (Fox)