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'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' and 'Behind The Candelabra' Lead Emmy Award Winners

Photo of Peter Knegt By Peter Knegt | Indiewire September 22, 2013 at 11:00PM

The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out tonight, with "Breaking Bad," "Modern Family" and "Behind The Candelabra" taking the top prizes in a generally unpredictable (and largely groan-worthy) batch of winners. Check out commentary on the actual ceremony here, and full list of winners below.
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The 65th Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out tonight, with "Breaking Bad," "Modern Family" and "Behind The Candelabra" taking the top prizes in a generally unpredictable (and largely groan-worthy) batch of winners. Check out commentary on the actual ceremony here, and full list of winners below.

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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