Last night, the Broadcast Television Journalists Association announced the winners of the fifth annual Critics’ Choice Television Awards, and Better Call Saul was honored with two awards: Bob Odenkirk picked up the trophy for the Best Actor in a Drama Series, and Jonathan Banks won the Best Supporting Actor award.
In the Best Actor category, Odenkirk beat out Rectify‘s Aden Young, Sons of Anarchy‘s Charlie Hunnam, Bates Motel‘s Freddie Highmore, The Americans‘ Natthew Rhys, and Justified‘s Timothy Olyphant. Banks also faced stiff competition. The actor was up against Bloodline‘s Ben Mendelsohn, The Leftovers‘ Christopher Eccleston, Parenthood‘s Craig T. Nelson, Homeland‘s Mandy Patinkin, and Justified‘s Walton Goggins.
The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) is a partner organization to the Broadcast Film Critics Association. BTJA includes TV, radio and Internet journalists who cover television on a regular basis.
For more information on Better Call Saul‘s wins at the Critics’ Choice Awards, visit criticschoice.com.Read More