'Homeland,' 'Community,' Christina Hendricks among Critics' Choice Award winners

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The second annual Critics’ Choice Television Award winners were announced last night, and Homeland was named Best Drama Series, following up its Golden Globe win in January. Claire Danes was named Best Actress for her role in the series (Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston and Giancarlo Esposito snagged Drama Actor awards). Other big winners included Community for Best Comedy, The Voice for Best Reality Series — Competition, and Late Night With Jimmy Fallon for Best Talk Show.

In what is sure to foreshadow an Emmy showdown, funny ladies Amy Poehler and Zooey Deschanel were both named Best Actress in a Comedy Series, with Louis C.K. honored as Best Actor in a Comedy. Emmy winners Ty Burrell and Julie Bowen won for Best Supporting Actor and Actress in a Comedy Series for their work on Modern Family. The only repeat winner from last year, Christina Hendricks won Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role on Mad Men.

Take a look at the full list of winners below:

Best Drama Series
Homeland

Best Actor in a Drama Series
Bryan Cranston – Breaking Bad

Best Actress in a Drama Series
Claire Danes – Homeland

Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Giancarlo Esposito – Breaking Bad

Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Christina Hendricks – Mad Men

Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series
Lucy Liu – Southland

Best Reality Series
Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations

Best Reality Series – Competition
The Voice

Best Reality Show Host – TIE
Tom Bergeron – Dancing With the Stars
Cat Deeley – So You Think You Can Dance

Best Talk Show
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Best Comedy Series
Community

Best Actor in a Comedy Series
Louis C.K. – Louie

Best Actress in a Comedy Series — TIE
Zooey Deschanel – New Girl
Amy Poehler – Parks and Recreation

Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Ty Burrell – Modern Family

Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy
Julie Bowen – Modern Family

Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series
Paul Rudd – Parks and Recreation

Best Animated Series
Archer

Best Movie/Miniseries
Sherlock

Best Actor in a Movie/Miniseries
Benedict Cumberbatch – Sherlock

Best Actress in a Movie/Miniseries
Julianne Moore – Game Change

Most Exciting New Series
The Following
The Mindy Project
Nashville
The Newsroom
Political Animals

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