Emmy Awards: Complete Winners List

The 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards ceremony took place Monday night.

The awards were presented during a live NBC telecast at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live. Breaking Bad was the night's big winner, with a total of five trophies, including best drama and best acting statuettes for Bryan Cranston, Anna Gunn and Aaron Paul.


On the comedy side, Modern Family was named best series and also won best actor for Ty Burrell and best directing for Gail Mancuso. Sherlock: His Last Vow also won three awards.


Seth Meyers served as host of the telecast. During the show, Billy Crystal paid tribute to his late friend Robin Williams, while "Weird Al" Yankovic spoofed several of the nominated shows.


THR's complete coverage of TV's biggest night also includes a live blog from our reporters on the scene, scoops from the parties, all the red-carpet fashions and biggest style moments, a review of the show and analysis of the big wins. For a complete list of winners at the Creative Arts Emmys, held last weekend, click here.


Additionally, click here and here to see the best and worst moments from Monday night's ceremony.


A complete list of winners can be found below (click here to see photos).


Who were you rooting for?


Drama Series

Breaking Bad — WINNER

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

House of Cards

Mad Men

True Detective


Comedy Series

Modern Family — WINNER

The Big Bang Theory


Orange Is the New Black

Silicon Valley



Lead Actor in a Drama

Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad — WINNER

Jeff Daniels, The Newsroom

Jon Hamm, Mad Men

Woody Harrelson, True Detective

Matthew McConaughey, True Detective

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards


Lead Actress in a Drama

Julianna Margulies, The Good Wife — WINNER

Lizzy Caplan, Masters of Sex

Claire Danes, Homeland

Michelle Dockery, Downton Abbey

Kerry Washington, Scandal

Robin Wright, House of Cards


Writing for a Drama Series

Breaking Bad, "Ozymandias," Moira Walley-Beckett (writer) — WINNER

Breaking Bad, "Felina," Vince Gilligan (writer)

Game of Thrones, "The Children," David Benioff and D.B. Weiss (writers)

House of Cards, "Chapter 14," Beau Willimon (writer)

True Detective, "The Secret Fate of All of Life," Nic Pizzolatto (writer)


Supporting Actress in a Drama

Anna Gunn, Breaking Bad — WINNER

Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey

Joanne Froggatt, Downton Abbey

Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Christine Baranski, The Good Wife

Christina Hendricks, Mad Men


Directing for a Drama Series

True Detective,"Who Goes There," Cary Joji Fukunaga (director) — WINNER

Boardwalk Empire, "Farewell Daddy Blues," Tim Van Patten (director)

Breaking Bad, "Felina," Vince Gilligan (director)

Downton Abbey, "Episode 1," David Evans (director)

Game of Thrones, "The Watchers on the Wall," Neil Marshall (director)

House of Cards, "Chapter 14," Carl Franklin (director)


Supporting Actor in a Drama

Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad — WINNER

Jim Carter, Downton Abbey

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones

Josh Charles, The Good Wife

Mandy Patinkin, Homeland

Jon Voight, Ray Donovan


Variety Series

The Colbert Report — WINNER

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Real Time With Bill Maher

Saturday Night Live

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon


Directing for a Variety Special

67th Annual Tony Awards, Glenn Weiss (director) — WINNER

The Beatles: The Night That Changed America, Gregg Gelfand (director)

The Kennedy Center Honors, Louis J. Horvitz (director)

The Oscars, Hamish Hamilton (director)

Six By Sondheim, James Lapine (director)

The Sound of Music Live!, Beth McCarthy Miller (director); Rob Ashford (theatrical direction)


Writing for a Variety Special

Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles, Sarah Silverman (writer) — WINNER

The Beatles: The Night That Changed America, Ken Ehrlich and David Wild (writers)

Billy Crystal: 700 Sundays, Billy Crystal (writer)

The 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards, Barry Adelman (writer), special material by Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Jon Macks, Dave Boone, Alex Baze, Robert Carlock, Sam Means, Seth Meyers, Mike Shoemaker

67th Annual Tony Awards, Dave Boone (writer); special material by Paul Greenberg


TV Movie

The Normal Heart — WINNER

Killing Kennedy

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight

Sherlock: His Last Vow

The Trip to Bountiful



Fargo — WINNER

American Horror Story: Coven

Bonnie & Clyde



The White Queen


Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Coven — WINNER

Helena Bonham Carter, Burton and Taylor

Minnie Driver, Return to Zero

Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Coven

Cicely Tyson, The Trip to Bountiful

Kristen Wiig, The Spoils of Babylon


Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock — WINNER

Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dancing on the Edge

Idris Elba, Luther

Martin Freeman, Fargo

Mark Ruffalo, The Normal Heart

Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo


Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special

Fargo, "Buridan's Ass," Colin Bucksey (director) — WINNER

American Horror Story: Coven, "Bitchcraft," Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (director)

Fargo, "The Crocodile’s Dilemma," Adam Bernstein (director)

Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight, Stephen Frears (director)

The Normal Heart, Ryan Murphy (director)

Sherlock: His Last Vow, Nick Hurran (director)


Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Martin Freeman, Sherlock — WINNER

Colin Hanks, Fargo

Jim Parsons, The Normal Heart

Joe Mantello, The Normal Heart

Alfred Molina, The Normal Heart

Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart


Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Coven — WINNER

Frances Conroy, American Horror Story: Coven

Angela Bassett, American Horror Story: Coven

Allison Tolman, Fargo

Ellen Burstyn, Flowers in the Attic

Julia Roberts, The Normal Heart


Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special

Sherlock: His Last Vow, Steven Moffat (writer) — WINNER

American Horror Story: Coven, "Bitchcraft," Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk (writers)

Fargo, "The Crocodile’s Dilemma," Noah Hawley (writer)

Luther, Neil Cross (writer)

The Normal Heart, Larry Kramer (screenplay)

Treme, "… To Miss New Orleans," David Simon and Eric Overmyer (writers)


Reality Competition

The Amazing Race — WINNER

Dancing With the Stars

So You Think You Can Dance

Project Runway

Top Chef

The Voice


Lead Actress in a Comedy 

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep — WINNER

Lena Dunham, Girls

Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie

Melissa McCarthy, Mike & Molly

Amy Poehler, Parks & Recreation

Taylor Schilling, Orange is the New Black


Lead Actor in a Comedy 

Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory — WINNER

Louis C.K., Louie

Don Cheadle, House of Lies

Ricky Gervais, Derek 

Matt LeBlanc, Episodes

William H. Macy, Shameless


Directing for a Comedy Series

Modern Family, "Vegas," Gail Mancuso (director) — WINNER

Episodes, "Episode 309," Iain B. MacDonald (director)

Glee, "100," Paris Barclay (director)

Louie, "Elevator, Part 6," Louis C.K. (director)

Orange Is the New Black, "Lesbian Request Denied," Jodie Foster (director)

Silicon Valley, "Minimum Viable Product," Mike Judge (director)


Supporting Actress in a Comedy 

Allison Janney, Mom — WINNER

Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory

Julie Bowen, Modern Family

Kate Mulgrew, Orange Is the New Black

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Anna Chlumsky, Veep


Writing for a Comedy Series

Louie, "So Did The Fat Lady," Louis C.K. (writer) — WINNER

Episodes, "Episode 305," David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik (writers)

Orange Is The New Black, "I Wasn’t Ready (Pilot)," Liz Friedman and Jenji Kohan (writers)

Silicon Valley, "Optimal Tip-To-Tip Efficiency," Alec Berg (writer)

Veep, "Special Relationship," Simon Blackwell and Tony Roche (story and teleplay), Armando Iannucci (story)


Supporting Actor in a Comedy 

Ty Burrell, Modern Family — WINNER

Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Adam Driver, Girls

Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Modern Family

Fred Armisen, Portlandia

Tony Hale, Veep