Cable networks drew the lion’s share of Critics Choice Award wins during the show’s live telecast last night (Jan. 17).
FX won four awards – all drawn by the network’s limited series Fargo – to lead all cable and broadcast networks, followed by USA Network with three wins for its freshman drama series Mr. Robot. HBO, Netflix, Fox and CBS all tallied multiple Critics Choice Awards with two each, according to the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) and The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA).
USA’s Mr. Robot was awarded Best Drama Series, while Netflix’s Master Of None won the Best Comedy Series statuette. Fargo was tapped as best made for television or limited series, according to the BTJA.
A&E, Lifetime and LMN aired live the 21st Annual Critics’ Choice Awards, hosted by actor and comedian T.J. Miller.
Critics Choice Award Winners In the Television Categories
BEST ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES – Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent, Amazon
BEST ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES – Rami Malek, Mr. Robot, USA
BEST ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Idris Elba, Luther, BBC America
BEST ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES – Rachel Bloom, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, The CW
BEST ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES – Carrie Coon, The Leftovers, HBO
BEST ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Kirsten Dunst, Fargo, FX Networks
BEST COMEDY SERIES – Master of None, Netflix
BEST DRAMA SERIES – Mr. Robot, USA
BEST GUEST ACTOR/ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES – Timothy Olyphant, The Grinder, Fox
BEST GUEST ACTOR/ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES – Margo Martindale, The Good Wife, CBS
BEST MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Fargo, FX Networks
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A COMEDY SERIES – Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Fox
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES – Christian Slater, Mr. Robot, USA
BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Jesse Plemons, Fargo, FX Networks
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY SERIES – Mayim Bialik, The Big Bang Theory, CBS
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES – Constance Zimmer, UnREAL, Lifetime
BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A MOVIE MADE FOR TELEVISION OR LIMITED SERIES – Jean Smart, Fargo, FX Networks
BEST ANIMATION SERIES – BoJack Horseman, Netflix
BEST REALITY SHOW – COMPETITION – The Voice, NBC
BEST REALITY SHOW HOST – James Lipton, Inside the Actors Studio, Bravo
BEST STRUCTURED REALITY SHOW – Shark Tank, ABC
BEST TALK SHOW – Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, HBO
BEST UNSTRUCTURED REALITY SHOW – Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown, CNN
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