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Emmys 2013 are full of surprises, upsets

The Emmys ceremony included many upsets, including 'The Newsroom' actor Jeff Daniels taking home the Best Actor in a Drama prize. The Emmys were hosted by actor Neil Patrick Harris.


The Emmys were hosted by Neil Patrick Harris (center, with Nathan Fillion, left, and Sarah Silverman, right).

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The Emmys lived up to its reputation as the least predictable entertainment awards show.

Television's annual night of honors, where the AMC drama "Breaking Bad" and ABC comedy "Modern Family" were judged the industry's finest on Sunday night, mixed in surprises with expected winners, and ended some winning streaks while extending others. Newcomer Netflix made its presence felt, but not in the splashy way it had hoped for.

"Nobody in America is winning their office pool," host Neil Patrick Harris said late in the CBS telecast from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.


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