09/22/2013 11:01 pm ET

'Behind The Candelabra' Wins Emmy For Best Miniseries Or Movie


"Behind the Candelabra" has won the 2013 Emmy for Best Miniseries or Movie.

HBO's Liberace biopic has earned itself a little more luster with its Best Movie win, beating "American Horror Story: Asylum," "Phil Spector," "Political Animals," "Top of the Lake" and "The Bible" to take home the prize.

Directed by Steven Soderbergh, "Behind the Candelabra" starred Michael Douglas as Liberace and Matt Damon as his assistant-turned-lover Scott Thorson. The telepic was nominated for a total of 15 Emmys, winning eight at the Creative Arts Emmys and scoring three on Emmy night, including Best Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for Douglas and Best Director for Soderbergh.

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09/22/2013 11:12 PM EDT


Do you think "Breaking Bad" deserved to win?

09/22/2013 11:09 PM EDT


"Breaking Bad" just won the Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series!!

09/22/2013 11:06 PM EDT

Outstanding Comedy Series ...

"Modern Family."

09/22/2013 11:02 PM EDT

'Behind the Candelabra'

"Behind the Candelabra" took home the Emmy over "American Horror Story: Asylum." Deserved?

09/22/2013 10:59 PM EDT

Michael Douglas beat out his co-star Matt Damon for the Emmy.

09/22/2013 10:56 PM EDT

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries/Movie is ...

Michael Douglas!

09/22/2013 10:55 PM EDT

Reactions to Kerry Washington's Loss

Kerry Washington's "Scandal" family took to Twitter after she lost the big award.

09/22/2013 10:51 PM EDT

Ellen Burstyn beat Sarah Paulson

Did the Emmy voters watch "American Horror Story: Asylum"? Ellen Burstyn beat out favorite Sarah Pauslon.

09/22/2013 10:48 PM EDT

Oustanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries/Movie is ...

Ellen Burstyn for "Political Animals."

09/22/2013 10:36 PM EDT

James Cromwell!

James Cromwell won an Emmy for "American Horror Story: Asylum." Here he is not being scary in "Babe."

2013 Emmy Winners
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