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Breaking Bad comes good again at Emmys

1 of 1 Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn and Bryan Cranston - Honoured yet again with acting awards for their work on Breaking Bad
Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn and Bryan Cranston - Honoured yet again with acting awards for their work on Breaking Bad

It was another big night for Breaking Bad at the Emmys, with the acclaimed series winning Best Drama for the second year in a row and stars Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Anna Gunn winning Best Actor, Supporting Actor and Actress respectively.

Cranston's Emmy was his fifth for his work on the series, Paul's his third and Gunn's her second.

The AMC series also won an award on Monday night for Outstanding Writing for the episode Ozymandias, written by Moira Walley-Beckett.

Modern Family was another big winner on Monday, winning both Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Direction for a Comedy Series (Gail Mancuso) for the second year in succession and star Ty Burrell winning Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy. 

Julianna Margulies won Best Actress for The Good Wife, with Jim Parsons Best Comedy Actor for The Big Bang Theory, Julia Louis-Dreyfus Best Comedy Actress for Veep and Allison Janney Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy for Mom.

Sherlock's Benedict Cumberbatch was Best Actor in a TV Movie/Miniseries, co-star Martin Freeman won Best Supporting Actor and Steven Moffat won an Outstanding Writing award.

The Winners: 

Outstanding Drama Series
Breaking Bad

Outstanding Comedy Series
Modern Family

Outstanding Variety Series
The Colbert Report

Outstanding Miniseries

Outstanding TV Movie
The Normal Heart

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program
The Amazing Race

Best Actor - Drama

Bryan Cranston - Breaking Bad

Best Actress - Drama
Julianna Margulies - The Good Wife

Best Supporting Actor - Drama
Aaron Paul - Breaking Bad

Best Supporting Actress - Drama
Anna Gunn - Breaking Bad

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Breaking Bad - Ozymandias by Moira Walley-Beckett

Outstanding Direction for a Drama Series
True Detective - Who Goes There, directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga 

Best Actor - Comedy

Jim Parsons - The Big Bang Theory

Best Actress - Comedy
Julie Louis-Dreyfus - Veep

Best Supporting Actor - Comedy
Ty Burrell - Modern Family

Best Supporting Actress - Comedy
Allison Janney - Mom

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Louie - So Did the Fat Lady by Louis C.K.

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series
Modern Family - Vegas, directed by Gail Mancuso

TV Movie/Minseries
Best Actor - TV Movie/Miniseries

Benedict Cumberbatch - Sherlock: His Last Vow

Best Actress - TV Movie/Miniseries
Jessica Lange - American Horror Story: Coven

Best Supporting Actor - TV Movie/Miniseries
Martin Freeman - Sherlock: His Last Vow

Best Supporting Actress - TV Movie/Miniseries
Kathy Bates - American Horror Story: Coven

Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Sherlock: His Last Vow by Steven Moffat

Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special
Fargo - Buridan's Ass directed by Colin Bucksey

Variety Series
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special
Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series
67th Annual Tony Awards, directed by Glenn Weiss

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