‘Homeland,’ ‘Louie,’ ‘Game of Thrones’ Top TCA Award Winners

by | July 29, 2012 at 9:02 AM | Fall TV Preview 2012

'Homeland's Claire Danes Accepts Her Award for Individual Achievement in Drama (Photo: TCA)

The Television Critics Association announced the winners of the 28th annual awards ceremony held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel Saturday night in Beverly Hills.

The event, hosted by “Breaking Bad‘s” Bryan Cranston, honored the best programming from 2011-2012 television season. “Homeland” and “Louie” took home two awards each, while “Game of Thrones” was named “Program of the Year.”

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Late-night host David Letterman was honored with the Career Achievement Award and “Cheers” received the “Heritage Award” for its cultural and social impact on society.

Here is the full list of 2012 TCA Award winners:

Individual Achievement in Drama: Claire Danes (“Homeland,” Showtime)

Individual Achievement in Comedy: Louis C.K. (“Louie,” FX)

Outstanding Achievement in News and Information: “60 Minutes” (CBS)

Outstanding Achievement in Reality Programming: “So You Think You Can Dance” (Fox)

Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming: “Switched at Birth” (ABC Family)

Outstanding New Program: “Homeland” (Showtime)

Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials: “Downton Abbey” (PBS)

Outstanding Achievement in Drama: “Breaking Bad” (AMC)

Outstanding Achievement in Comedy: “Louie” (FX)

Career Achievement Award: David Letterman

Heritage Award: “Cheers”

Program of the Year: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)