'The Hour' starring Dominic West was the Emmy Awards 2013 only British winner in a leading category
All except one.
Abi Morgan scooped a gong for Best Writing in a Mini-Series or Movie, for her work on nostalgic BBC drama 'The Hour' - starring Dominic West, Romola Garai and Ben Whishaw, which was cancelled in the UK after its second series.
Abi Morgan was a surprise winner at this year's Awards
Better-known faces like Damian Lewis and Hugh Bonneville lost out to actor Jeff Daniels ('The Newroom') in the Best Actor in a Drama category - the biggest upset of the night with 'Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston the stand-out favourite - and 'Sherlock' star Benedict Cumberbatch was beaten by the firm favourite in the Best Actor In a Movie or Mini-Series category, Michael Douglas for his turn as Liberace in 'Behind the Candelabra'.
All the winners from the night here:
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Comedy Series
"Behind the Candelabra"
Outstanding Miniseries or Movie
Michael Douglas, "Behind the Candelabra"
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Miniseries or Movie
Ellen Burstyn, "Political Animals"
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Miniseries or Movie
Steven Soderbergh, "Behind the Candelabra"
Outstanding Directing For A Miniseries or Movie
James Cromwell, "American Horror Story: Asylum"
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Miniseries or Movie
Abi Morgan, "The Hour"
Outstanding Writing For A Miniseries or Movie
"The Colbert Report"
Outstanding Variety Series
Derek Hough, "Dancing With The Stars"
Don Roy King, "Saturday Night Live"
Outstanding Director In A Variety Series
"The Colbert Report"
Outstanding Writing For A Variety Series
David Fincher, "House of Cards"
Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series
Claire Danes, "Homeland"
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Drama Series
Jeff Daniels, "The Newsroom"
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Drama Series
Bobby Cannavale, "Boardwalk Empire"
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Drama Series
Outstanding Reality - Competition Program
Anna Gunn, "Breaking Bad"
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series
Henry Bromell, "Homeland"
Outstanding Writing For A Drama Series
Laura Linney, "The Big C: Hereafter"
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Miniseries Or A Movie
Jim Parsons, "The Big Bang Theory"
Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series
Gail Mancuso, "Modern Family"
Outstanding Directing In A Comedy Series
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, "Veep"
Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series
Tony Hale, "Veep"
Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Comedy Series
Tina Fey, "30 Rock"
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Merritt Wever, "Nurse Jackie"
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series
Carrie Preston, "The Good Wife"
Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series
Dan Bucatinsky, "Scandal"
Outstanding Guest Actor In A Drama Series
Melissa Leo, "Louie"
Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series
Bob Newhart, "The Big Bang Theory"
Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series
Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn, "Project Runway"
Outstanding Host For A Reality Or Reality-Competition Program
Louis C.K., "Louis C.K.: Oh My God"
Outstanding Writing For A Variety Special
Louis J. Horvitz, "The Kennedy Center Honors"
Outstanding Directing For A Variety Special
"The Kennedy Center Honors"
Outstanding Variety Special
"Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence In The House Of God"
Exceptional Merit In Documentary Filmmaking
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