Tuesday, January 31

2013 AFI Awards – TV Program of the Year Winner and Nominees

2013 AFI Awards – TV Program of the Year Winner

American Horror Story

American Horror Story

An anthology series centering on different characters and locations, including a house with a murderous past, an insane asylum, a witch coven, a freak show circus, a haunted hotel, a possessed farmhouse, a cult, the apocalypse, and a slasher summer camp.

Breaking Bad

Breaking Bad

A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family’s future.

Game Change

Game Change

Governor Sarah Palin of Alaska becomes Senator John McCain’s running mate in the 2008 Presidential election.

Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones

Nine noble families fight for control over the mythical lands of Westeros, while an ancient enemy returns after being dormant for thousands of years.

Girls

Girls

A comedy about the experiences of a group of girls in their early 20s.

Homeland

Homeland

A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil.

Louie

Louie

The life of Louie C.K., a divorced comedian living in New York with two kids.

Mad Men

Mad Men

A drama about one of New York’s most prestigious ad agencies at the beginning of the 1960s, focusing on one of the firm’s most mysterious but extremely talented ad executives, Donald Draper.

Modern Family

Modern Family

Three different but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways.

The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead

Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins, and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.