‘Breaking Bad,’ ‘True Detective,’ ‘The Good Wife’ all win TV Critics’ Awards

07.19.14 3 years ago

“Breaking Bad,” “True Detective,” “The Good Wife” all win TV Critics” Awards
While all three competed in the same Emmy category, the TV Critics Association named them, respectively, program of the year, best drama and best miniseries. “Orange is the New Black,” meanwhile, was honored as best new program, while “Louie” and “Veep” tied for best comedy. “RuPaul”s Drag Race” won best reality show. “Cosmos” won best news program, “SNL” won the Heritage Award and James Burrows was honored for his career achievement.

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