2014 Primetime Emmys Winners List - 'Breaking Bad', 'Fargo' & More

We return again to the Nokia Theatre for the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards – this time on Monday, thanks to the NFL – to find out which shows in the vast landscape of television will be receive the industry’s coveted award. NBC’s new Late Night host Seth Meyers will serving as this year’s host, replacing Neil Patrick Harris from the previous year.

This year Game of Thrones goes into the Emmys as the most nominated show overall with 19, while FX’s new series Fargo comes in a close second with 18 nominations. In comedy, Orange is the New Black tops the list with 12 nominations (2 wins already at the Creative Emmys). Of course, with Louie, Veep and HBO’s new show Silicon Valley in the running, there’s always a chance for an upset – and that goes in either category.

In acting, it’s going to be a heavy battle in both drama and comedy as Breaking Bad’s best goes up against the duos of True Detective and House of Cards, while Louis CK, Don Cheadle, Matt LeBlanc, William H. Macy and Jim Parsons make up the all-star lineup of television’s funny men.

Check out the complete list of award winners below:



Outstanding Drama Series

Breaking Bad

Downton Abbey

Game of Thrones

House of Cards

Mad Men

True Detective

Lead Actor in a Drama

Bryan Cranston  - Breaking Bad

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

Lizzy Caplan - Masters of Sex

Claire Danes - Homeland

Michelle Dockery - Downton Abbey

Julianna Marguiles - The Good Wife

Kerry Washington - Scandal

Robin Wright - House of Cards

Supporting Actor in a Drama

Aaron Paul - Breaking Bad

Jim Carter -Downton Abbey

Peter Dinklage - Game of Thrones

Josh Charles - The Good Wife

Mandy Patinkin - Homeland

Jon Voight - Ray Donovan

Supporting Actress in a Drama

Anna Gunn - Breaking Bad

Maggie Smith - Downton Abbey

Joanne Froggatt - Downton Abbey

Lena Headey - Game of Thrones

Christine Baranski - The Good Wife

Christina Hendricks - Mad Men



Outstanding Comedy Series

The Big Bang Theory


Modern Family

Orange is the New Black

Silicon Valley


Lead Actor in a Comedy

Louis CK - Louie

Don Cheadle - House of Lies

Ricky Gervais - Derek

Matt LeBlanc - Episodes

William H Macy - Shameless

Jim Parsons - The Big Bang Theory

Lead Actress in a Comedy

Lena Dunham - Girls

Edie Falco - Nurse Jackie

Julia Louis-Dreyfus - Veep

Melissa McCarthy - Mike and Molly

Amy Poehler - Parks and Recreation

Taylor Schilling - Orange is the New Black

Supporting Actor in a Comedy

Andre Braugher - Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Adam Driver - Girls

Jesse Tyler Ferguson - Modern Family

Ty Burrell - Modern Family

Fred Armisen - Portlandia

Tony Hale - Veep

Supporting Actress in a Comedy

Mayim Bialik - The Big Bang Theory

Julie Bowen - Modern Family

Allison Janney - Mom

Kate Mulgrew - Orange is the New Black

Kate McKinnon - Saturday Night Live

Anna Chlumsky - Veep



Miniseries/TV Movie

Outstanding Miniseries

American Horror Story: Coven

Bonnie & Clyde




The White Queen

Outstanding TV Movie

Killing Kennedy

Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight

The Normal Heart

Sherlock: His Las Vow

The Trip to Bountiful

Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch - Sherlock

Chiwetel Ejiofor - Dancing on the Edge

Idris Elba - Luther

Martin Freeman - Fargo

Mark Ruffalo - The Normal Heart

Billy Bob Thornton - Fargo

Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Helena Bonham Carter - Burton and Taylor

Minnie Driver - Return to Zero

Jessica Lange - American Horror Story: Coven

Sarah Paulson - American Horror Story: Coven

Cicely Tyson - The Trip to Beautiful

Kristen Wiig - The Spoils of Babylon

Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Colin Hanks - Fargo

Jim Parsons - The Normal Heart

Joe Mantello - The Normal Heart

Alfred Molina - The Normal Heart

Matt Bomer - The Normal Heart

Martin Freeman - Sherlock

Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Frances Conroy - American Horror Story: Coven

Kathy Bates - American Horror Story: Coven

Angela Bassett - American Horror Story: Coven

Allison Tolman - Fargo

Ellen Burstyn - Flowers In the Attic

Julia Roberts - The Normal Heart



Outstanding Reality Competition Program

The Amazing Race

Dancing With the Stars

So You Think You Can Dance

Project Runway

Top Chef

The Voice



Outstanding Variety Series

The Colbert Report

The Daily Show With Jon Stewart

Jimmy Kimmel Live

Real Time With Bill Maher

Saturday Night Live

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon


The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards aired on August 25th @8PM ET on NBC with host Seth Meyers.

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