AceShowbiz - The 2020 Critics' Choice Awards has revealed the full winners for TV department. "Fleabag" won big at the award-giving event, which took place on Sunday, January 12, as it successfully bagged three trophies.
The Amazon comedy show was named the Best Comedy Series, besting out "Barry" (HBO), "Mom" (CBS), "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" (Amazon), "PEN15" (Hulu), "One Day at a Time" (Netflix) and "Schitt's Creek" (Pop). Leading actress Phoebe Waller-Bridge also repeated Golden Globes win by snagging the award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series for her performance as the titular character on the show.
Also adding list to "Fleabag" victory was Andrew Scott. He was presented with the award of Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
Following "Fleabag" were "Succession", "Watchmen" and "When They See Us" as they walked home with two awards each. "Succession" won one of the biggest awards that night, scoring prize for Best Drama Series category. Actor Jeremy Strong, meanwhile, took the stage to receive the trophy for Best Actor in a Drama Series category.
Superhero drama television series "Watchmen", which aired on HBO, collected two prizes, Best Actress in a Drama Series for Regina King and Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for co-star Jean Smart. King stunned people for her performance as Angela Abraham with Smart winning thanks to her portrayal as Agent Blake.
As for "When They See Us", the Ava DuVernay-directed mini series came out as the winner of Best Limited Series category. In addition, actor Jharrel Jerome won the trophy for Best Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Made for Television.
Waller-Bridge wasn't the only one who took home the prize of the same category they won at the 2020 Golden Globes. "Fosse/Verdon" star Michelle Williams once again was awarded with the prize for Best Actress in a Limited Series or Movie Made for Television. Meanwhile, "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" and South Korean flick "Parasite" won big in movie department.
Full TV Winner List of the 2020 Critics' Choice Awards