news//'ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK' AND 'BREAKING BAD' WIN BIG AT THE CRITICS' CHOICE TELEVISION AWARDS

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The TV awards season is upon us and Netflix is looking to continue its slow-moving rise as a studio, on top of being the number one streaming service, with hit after hit taking home awards. Last night, Cedric the Entertainer hosted the Critics' Choice Television Awards, which saw eagerly anticipated wins for shows like Breaking Bad, Orange is the New Black, and Fargo push them into Emmy voters radars. Emmy nominations are just weeks away, so Critics' Choice wins are a good sign.

Orange is the New Black was the show everyone was watching out for. Besides winning in the Best Comedy category, the show also took home a few individual awards for performances, including Kate Mulgrew (who tied with Alison Janney) and Uzo Aduba.  

Breaking Bad, the hit AMC show that finished its stellar run earlier this year, took home the top prize, Best Drama.

Here's a complete look at last night's winners:

Best Drama:
Breaking Bad (AMC)

Best Actor, Drama Series:
Matthew McConaughey, True Detective (HBO)

Best Actress, Drama Series:
Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black (BBC America)

Best Comedy:
Orange is the New Black (Netflix)

Best Actor, Comedy Series:
Jim Parsons, The Big Bang Theory (CBS)

Best Actress, Comedy Series:
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep (HBO)

Best Movie:
The Normal Heart (HBO)

Best Mini-Series:
Fargo (FX)

Best Actor in a Mini-Series or Movie:
Billy Bob Thornton, Fargo (FX)

Best Actress in a Mini-Series or Movie:
Jessica Lange, American Horror Story: Coven (FX)

Best Animated Series:
Archer (FX)

Best Reality Series - Competition:
Shark Tank (ABC)

Best Reality Series:
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (FOX/National Geographic Channel)

Best Supporting Actor, Comedy:
Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine (FOX)

Best Supporting Actress, Comedy (TIE):
Allison Janney, Mom (CBS)
Kate Mulgrew, Orange is the New Black (Netflix)

Best Supporting Actor, Mini-Series or Movie:
Matt Bomer, The Normal Heart (HBO)

Best Supporting Actress, Mini-Series or Movie:
Allison Tolman, Fargo (FX)

Best Guest Performer, Drama:
Allison Janney, Masters of Sex (Showtime)

Best Guest Performer, Comedy:
Uzo Aduba, Orange is the New Black (Netflix)

Best Supporting Actor, Drama:
Aaron Paul, Breaking Bad (AMC)

Best Supporting Actress, Drama:
Bellamy Young, Scandal (ABC)

Best Reality Host:
Neil deGrasse Tyson, Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (FOX/National Geographic Channel)

Best Talk Show:
The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

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