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'Breaking Bad,' 'Modern Family' crowned at Emmys

  • Anna Gunn accepts the award for outstanding supporting actress in a drama series for her role on “Breaking Bad” at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

The ceremony often struck a melancholy note with extended tributes to stars and other industry members who died in the past year.

"Well, this may be the saddest Emmys of all time but we could not be happier," said "Modern Family" executive producer Steve Levitan.

2013 Primetime Emmys Awards

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It also included upsets, defying the conventional wisdom in several categories, including acting categories.

"This just in. Nobody in America is winning their Emmy office pool. Surprises galore," host Neil Patrick Harris.

Danes' win ended the hopes that "Scandal" best actress nominee Kerry Washington would become the first African-American to win in the category.


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