Breaking Bad was named best drama series for the second year in a row, beating former winner Mad Men, which won best episodic drama for the episode "The Other Woman."
Best comedy series went to Louie, which ended Modern Family's two-year winning streak. However, the ABC comedy didn't go home empty-handed: It won best episodic comedy for "Virgin Territory". Best new series went to Girls.
In the long-form TV categories, Hatfields & McCoys nabbed the prize for best original script, while HBO's Game Change was honored was best adapted screenplay. The Simpsons won best animated series, and Portlandia was named best comedy/variety series. The Young and the Restless was honored as best daytime drama.
With a week left before the Oscars, Argo and Zero Dark Thirty cemented their status as front-runners with wins for best adapted screenplay and best original screenplay, respectively.