The Broadcast Television Journalists Association’s third annual Critics’ Choice Awards were held Monday night in Beverly Hills, and The Big Bang Theory made the biggest bang, winning in three categories — including Best Comedy.
Also among the multiple winners were FX’s American Horror Story: Asylum, AMC’s Breaking Bad and HBO’s Behind the Candelabra, each of which topped two categories.
And then you have the downright crowd-pleasers, as Orphan Black‘s Tatiana Maslany was named Best Actress in a Drama, while Southland‘s Michael Cudlitz and Parenthood‘s Monica Potter won in the supporting races.
Here’s the complete list of winners, as they were announced:
Best Talk Show | The Daily Show With Jon Stewart (Comedy Central)
Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy | Kaley Cuoco (Big Bang Theory), Eden Sher (The Middle) — TIE
Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series | Simon Helberg (The Big Bang Theory)
Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series | Patton Oswalt (Parks and Recreation)
Best Comedy Series | The Big Bang Theory (CBS)
Best Reality Series | Duck Dynasty (A&E), Push Girls (Sundance) — TIE
Best Reality Series – Competition | The Voice (NBC)
Best Reality Show Host | Tom Bergeron (Dancing With the Stars)
Best Animated Series | Archer (FX)
Best Supporting Actor in a Movie/Miniseries | Zachary Quinto (American Horror Story: Asylum)
Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/Miniseries | Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story: Asylum)
Best Movie/Miniseries | Behind the Candelabra (HBO)
Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series | Michael Cudlitz (Southland)
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series | Monica Potter (Parenthood)
Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series | Jane Fonda (The Newsroom)
Best Drama Series | Game of Thrones (HBO), Breaking Bad (AMC)
Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries | Elisabeth Moss (Top of the Lake)
Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries | Michael Douglas (Behind the Candelabra)
Best Actress in a Comedy Series | Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)
Best Actor in a Comedy Series | Louis CK (Louie)
Best Actress in a Drama Series | Tatiana Maslany (Orphan Black)
Best Actor in a Drama Series | Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad)
Icon Award | Bob Newhart
Best TV Moment (voted by fans) | Michael Scott’s return to The Office
The Broadcast Television Journalists Association also released its list of “Most Exciting New Series”: FX’s The Bridge, Showtime’s Masters of Sex, ABC’s Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., NBC’s The Michael J. Fox Show, Showtime’s Ray Donovan and CBS’ Under the Dome.
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