bill cosby american comedy awards 2014 2014 American Comedy Awards full winners listThe 28th annual American Comedy Awards aired Thursday (May 8) on NBC and laughs were had by all, in the first televised ACAs since 2000. It was one of the funniest awards shows we’ve ever watched in recent memory, which is apropos since the awards are for comedy, after all.

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The full winners list (winners bolded as they become known):

Comedy Actor – Film

Bruce Dern – Nebraska
Will Ferrell – Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Johnny Knoxville – Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa
Simon Pegg – The World’s End
Seth Rogen – This Is the End

Comedy Actress – Film

Lake Bell – In A World…
Sandra Bullock – The Heat
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Enough Said
    Melissa McCarthy – The Heat
Kristen Wiig – The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty

Comedy Supporting Actor – Film

    Louis C.K. – American Hustle
Steve Carell – Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
Will Forte – Nebraska
Jonah Hill – This Is the End
Danny McBride – This Is the End

Comedy Supporting Actress – Film

Scarlett Johansson – Her
Jennifer Lawrence – American Hustle
June Squibb – Nebraska
Emma Watson – This Is the End
Kristen Wiig – Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Funniest Motion Picture

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues
The Heat
Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa
This Is the End

Comedy Director – Film

Paul Feig, The Heat
Spike Jonze, Her
Alexander Payne, Nebraska
Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg, This Is the End
Edgar Wright, The World’s End

Comedy Screenplay

   The Heat, written by Katie Dippold
Her, written by Spike Jonze
Nebraska, written by Bob Nelson
   This Is the End, written by Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg
The World’s End, written by Simon Pegg & Edgar Wright

Comedy Series

Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Modern Family
Parks and Recreation
Saturday Night Live

Alternative Comedy Series

Drunk History
  Key & Peele
Kroll Show

Late Night Talk Show (tie)

The Colbert Report

  The Daily Show with Jon Stewart
Jimmy Kimmel Live!
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

Comedy Actor – TV

Fred Armisen – Portlandia
Jason Bateman – Arrested Development
Keegan-Michael Key – Key & Peele
Jordan Peele – Key & Peele
Andy Samberg – Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Comedy Actress – TV

Zooey Deschanel – New Girl
Lena Dunham – Girls
Julia Louis-Dreyfus – Veep
Amy Poehler – Parks and Recreation
Amy Schumer – Inside Amy Schumer

Comedy Supporting Actor – TV

Aziz Ansari – Parks and Recreation
Will Arnett – Arrested Development
Ty Burrell – Modern Family
    Bill Hader – Saturday Night Live
Tony Hale – Veep

Comedy Supporting Actress – TV

Vanessa Bayer – Saturday Night Live
Julie Bowen – Modern Family
   Kate McKinnon – Saturday Night Live
Chelsea Peretti – Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Aubrey Plaza – Parks and Recreation

Comedy Writing – TV

Arrested Development
The Colbert Report
Key & Peele
Modern Family
Parks and Recreation

Comedy Directing – TV

Arrested Development
Eastbound & Down
    Key & Peele
Modern Family
Parks and Recreation

Comedy Special of the Year

Aziz Ansari – Buried Alive
Kristen Schaal – Live at the Fillmore
Louis C.K. – Oh My God
Mike Birbiglia – My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend
Patton Oswalt – Tragedy Plus Comedy Equals Time
Sarah Silverman – We Are Miracles

Club Comic

    Maria Bamford
Bill Burr
Jerrod Carmichael
Ron Funches
Kyle Kinane
Sebastian Maniscalco
Sean Patton
Brian Regan
Rory Scovel
Doug Stanhope

Concert Comic

Bill Burr
Hannibal Burress
Louis C.K.
Jim Gaffigan
Kevin Hart
Kathleen Madigan
Patton Oswalt
Russell Peters
Brian Regan
Amy Schumer

Viral Video

    “Bad Lip Reading: The NFL”
“Bound 3” (James Franco & Seth Rogen)
“Dead Giveaway” (Charles Ramsey Cleveland Hero Remix)
“How Animals Eat Their Food”
“Miley Cyrus: Wrecking Ball” (Chat Roulette Version)
“Sad Cat Diary”
“Sexy Pool Party”
“Taylor Swift: I Knew You Were Trouble” (Goat Edition)
“What Does the Fox Say?”
“Worst Twerk Fail EVER – Girl Catches Fire”

Posted by:Andrea Reiher

TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."