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2nd Critics' Choice Television Awards

The 2nd Critics' Choice Television Awards, presented by the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA), honoring the best in primetime television programming from June 1, 2011 until May 31, 2012, were held on June 18, 2012 at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles, California.[1][2] The nominations were announced on June 5, 2012.[3]

2nd Critics' Choice Television Awards
Date June 18, 2012 (2012-06-18)
Location The Beverly Hilton, Los Angeles
Country United States
Presented by Broadcast Television Journalists Association


Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in boldface.

Best Series
Best Comedy Series Best Drama Series

Community (NBC)

Homeland (Showtime)

Best Movie/Miniseries Best Animated Series

Sherlock (PBS)

Archer (FX)

Best Acting in a Comedy Series
Best Actor Best Actress

Louis C.K. as Louie – Louie

Zooey Deschanel as Jessica Day – New Girl (TIE)
Amy Poehler as Leslie KnopeParks and Recreation (TIE)

Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress

Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy – Modern Family

Julie Bowen as Claire Dunphy – Modern Family

Best Acting in a Drama Series
Best Actor Best Actress

Bryan Cranston as Walter WhiteBreaking Bad

Claire Danes as Carrie MathisonHomeland

Best Supporting Actor Best Supporting Actress

Giancarlo Esposito as Gus FringBreaking Bad

Christina Hendricks as Joan HarrisMad Men

Best Acting in a Movie/Miniseries
Best Actor Best Actress

Benedict Cumberbatch as Sherlock HolmesSherlock

Julianne Moore as Sarah PalinGame Change

Best Guest Performing
Best Guest Performer in a Comedy Series Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series

Paul Rudd as Bobby Newport – Parks and Recreation

Lucy Liu as Officer Jessica Tang – Southland

Reality & Variety
Best Reality Series Best Reality Series – Competition

Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations (Travel Channel)

The Voice (NBC)

Best Talk Show Best Reality Show Host

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Tom BergeronDancing with the Stars (TIE)
Cat DeeleySo You Think You Can Dance (TIE)

Most Exciting New Series (All Honored)[4]

Shows with multiple winsEdit

The following shows received multiple awards:

Wins Series
2 Breaking Bad
Modern Family
Parks and Recreation

Shows with multiple nominationsEdit