Game of Thrones Bags ‘Outstanding New Program’ at TCAs
The Television Critics Association honored Game of Thrones over the weekend by giving it the award for Outstanding New Show.
The non televised event was held at the Beverly Hilton, site of the 2011 summer TCA Press tour, on Saturday night.
The critically acclaimed sports drama Friday Night Lights won this year’s award for Program of the Year, with actors Jon Hamm, Ty Burrell and Nick Offerman receiving awards for best acting.
Game of Thrones was joined by Modern Family, Mad Men and even Sesame Street as Outstanding Program award winners.
The winners included:
Individual Achievement in Drama: Jon Hamm in Mad Men
Individual Achievement in Comedy: Ty Burrell in Modern Family and Nick Offerman in Parks and Recreation
Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming: Sesame Street
Outstanding New Program: Game of Thrones
Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials: Masterpiece: Sherlock
Outstanding Achievement in Drama: Mad Men
Outstanding Achievement in Comedy: Modern Family
Game of Thrones returns to our screens for its second season in 2012.