Live Blog: 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Results

by | August 25, 2014 at 2:09 PM | Emmys, Emmys 2014

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The small screen’s brightest stars descend upon Hollywood as the 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards take over Los Angeles’ Nokia Theater on Monday, August 25 at 8 p.m. ET.

The ceremony, which will be broadcast live on NBC, honors the very best in television, including this year’s top nominees “Game of Thrones,” “Modern Family,” “Fargo,” “The Big Bang Theory,” “Breaking Bad,” “Downton Abbey,” “American Horror Story: Coven,” “Mad Men” and “True Detective.”

Bookmark this XFINITY TV blog for live updates as the results are announced beginning at 8 p.m. ET tonight. Who will take home a gleaming trophy? Stay tuned to find out!

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 It’s showtime, folks!

And the first category is…

1. Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Andre Braugher (“Brooklyn Nine-Nine”), Adam Driver (“Girls”), Jesse Tyler Ferguson (“Modern Family”), Ty Burrell (“Modern Family”), Fred Armisen (“Portlandia”) and Tony Hale (“Veep”)

And the Emmy goes to… TY BURRELL for “Modern Family.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Modern Family” with XFINITY On Demand.

 Our next category is…

2. Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series. And the Emmy goes to… LOUIS C.K. for “Louie.”

Jimmy Kimmel is up next to present the award for…

3. Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series: 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”) and Anna Chlumsky (“Veep”)

And the Emmy goes to… ALLISON JANNEY for “Mom.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Mom” with XFINITY On Demand.

 Our next category is…

4. Best Direction in a Comedy Series. And the Emmy goes to… GAIL MANCUSO for “Modern Family.”

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Bryan Cranston are now up to introduce the next category…

5. Actor in a Comedy Series: Jim Parsons (“The Big Bang Theory”), Ricky Gervais (“Derek”), Matt LeBlanc (“Episodes”), Don Cheadle (“House of Lies”), Louis C.K. (“Louie”) and William H. Macy (“Shameless”)

And the Emmy goes to… JIM PARSONS for “The Big Bang Theory.” Click here to watch full episodes of “The Big Bang Theory” with XFINITY On Demand.

Jimmy Fallon is now up to introduce our next category…

6. Actress in a Comedy Series: Lena Dunham (“Girls”), Melissa McCarthy (“Mike & Molly”), Edie Falco (“Nurse Jackie”), Taylor Schilling (“Orange Is the New Black”), Amy Poehler (“Parks and Recreation”) and Julia Louis-Dreyfus (“Veep”)

And the Emmy goes to JULIA LOUIS-DREYFUS for “VEEP.” Got HBO? Click here to watch full episodes of “VEEP” with XFINITY On Demand.

 Our next category is…

7. Reality-Competition Program: “The Amazing Race” (CBS), “Dancing with the Stars” (ABC), “Project Runway” (Lifetime), “So You Think You Can Dance” (Fox), “Top Chef” (Bravo) and “The Voice” (NBC)

And the Emmy goes to… “THE AMAZING RACE.”

Allison Janney and Octavia Spencer are up to announce the next category…

8. Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or Movie. And the Emmy goes to… STEVEN MOFFAT for “Sherlock: His Last Vow.”

9. Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie. And the Emmy goes to… KATHY BATES for “American Horror Story: Coven.”

Stephen Colbert is on stage to present the next category…

10. Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie. And the Emmy goes to… MARTIN FREEMAN for “Sherlock: His Last Vow.”

11. Direction in a Miniseries or Movie. And the Emmy goes to… COLIN BUCKSEY for “Fargo.”

 Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey are on stage to present the next category…

12. Actor in a Miniseries or Movie: Chiwetel Ejiofor (“Dancing on the Edge”), Martin Freeman (“Fargo”), Billy Bob Thornton (“Fargo”), Idris Elba (“Luther”), Mark Ruffalo (“The Normal Heart”) and Benedict Cumberbatch (“Sherlock: His Last Vow”)

And the Emmy goes to… BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH for “Sherlock: His Last Vow.”

Liev Schreiber and Kerry Washington are on stage for the next category…

13. Actress in a Miniseries or Movie: Jessica Lange (“American Horror Story: Coven”), Sarah Paulson (“American Horror Story: Coven”), Helena Bonham Carter (“Burton and Taylor”), Minnie Driver (“Return to Zero”), Kristen Wiig (“The Spoils of Babylon”) and Cicely Tyson (“The Trip to Bountiful”)

And the Emmy goes to… JESSICA LANGE for “American Horror Story: Coven.”

Lena Headey is up to present the next award…

14. Miniseries: “American Horror Story: Coven” (FX), “Bonnie & Clyde” (Lifetime), “Fargo” (FX), “Luther” (BBC America), “Treme” (HBO) and “The White Queen” (Starz)

And the Emmy goes to… “FARGO.”

15. TV Movie. And the Emmy goes to… “THE NORMAL HEART.” Got HBO? Click here to watch “The Normal Heart” with XFINITY On Demand.

Ricky Gervais is up to deliver the next category (as well as the acceptance speech he didn’t get to give earlier)…

16. Outstanding Writing in a Variety Series. And the Emmy goes to… SARAH SILVERMAN for “Sarah Silverman: We Are Miracles.”

Chris Hardwick is on stage for the next category…

17. Direction in a Variety Series. And the Emmy goes to… GLENN WEISS for the 67th annual Tony Awards.

Next up is Gwen Stefani and Adam Levine to present the award for…

18. Variety Series: “The Colbert Report” (Comedy Central), “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” (Comedy Central), “Jimmy Kimmel Live” (ABC), “Real Time with Bill Maher” (HBO), “Saturday Night Live” (NBC) and “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” (NBC)

And the Emmy goes to… “THE COLBERT REPORT.” Click here to watch full episodes of “The Colbert Report” with XFINITY On Demand.

Lucy Liu is next up to present a major category…

19. Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Aaron Paul (“Breaking Bad”), Jim Carter (“Downton Abbey”), Peter Dinklage (“Game of Thrones”), Josh Charles (“The Good Wife”),  Mandy Patinkin (“Homeland”)  and Jon Voight (“Ray Donovan”)

And the Emmy goes to… AARON PAUL for “Breaking Bad.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Breaking Bad” with XFINITY On Demand.

Debra Messing and Jim Parsons are up for the next category…

20. Direction in a Drama Series. And the Emmy goes to… CARY JOJI FUKUNAGA for “True Detective.” Got HBO? Click here to watch full episodes of “True Detective” with XFINITY On Demand.

21. Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Anna Gunn (“Breaking Bad”), Maggie Smith (“Downton Abbey”), Joanne Froggatt (“Downton Abbey”), Lena Headey (“Game of Thrones”), Christine Baranski (“The Good Wife”) and Christina Hendricks (“Mad Men”)

And the Emmy goes to… ANNA GUNN for “Breaking Bad.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Breaking Bad” with XFINITY On Demand.

22. Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series. And the Emmy goes to… MOIRA WALLEY-BECKETT for “Breaking Bad.”

Viola Davis is up next for a major category…

23. Actress in a Drama Series: Michelle Dockery (“Downton Abbey”), Julianna Margulies (“The Good Wife”), Claire Danes (“Homeland”), Robin Wright (“House of Cards”), Lizzy Caplan (“Masters of Sex”) and Kerry Washington (“Scandal”)

And the Emmy goes to… JULIANNA MARGULIES for “The Good Wife.” Click here to watch full episodes of “The Good Wife” with XFINITY On Demand.

Julia Roberts is on stage to present another big category…

24. Actor in a Drama Series: Bryan Cranston (“Breaking Bad”), Kevin Spacey (“House of Cards”), Jon Hamm (“Mad Men”), Jeff Daniels (“The Newsroom”),  Woody Harrelson (“True Detective”) and Matthew McConaughey (“True Detective”)

And the Emmy goes to… BRYAN CRANSTON for “Breaking Bad.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Breaking Bad” with XFINITY On Demand.

Jay Leno is on the stage to present the next-to-final award…

25. Comedy Series: “The Big Bang Theory” (CBS), “Louie” (FX), “Modern Family” (ABC), “Orange Is the New Black” (Netflix), “Silicon Valley” (HBO) and “Veep” (HBO)

And the Emmy goes to… “MODERN FAMILY.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Modern Family” with XFINITY On Demand.

Halle Berry is up to present the final award of the night…

Drama Series: “Breaking Bad” (AMC), “Downton Abbey” (PBS), “Game of Thrones” (HBO), “House of Cards” (Netflix), “Mad Men” (AMC) and “True Detective” (HBO)

And the final Emmy goes to… “BREAKING BAD.” Click here to watch full episodes of “Breaking Bad” with XFINITY On Demand.

 

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