“RuPaul’s Drag Race” Gets Some Love From TV Critics!


RuPaul’s Drag Race has always been a cult fave with the cognoscenti, but it looks like it’s finally getting some mainstream appreciation. The show, just won Outstanding Reality Series at the 2014 Television Critics Association Awards. This was the first time Drag Race was nominated and it beat out series like Survivor and Amazing Race. Now if we can just get it nominated for an Emmy! Executive producer Randy Barbato must be thinking the same thing..

Other big winners at the Television Critics Association Awards included Veep, The Good Wife, The Fosters and Orange is the New Black.  Below is a complete list of winners…

Individual Achievement in Drama
Matthew McConaughey (True Detective, HBO)

Individual Achievement in Comedy
Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep, HBO)

Outstanding Achievement in News and Information
Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey (FOX and National Geographic Channel)

Outstanding Achievement in Reality Programming
RuPaul’s Drag Race (LOGO)

Outstanding Achievement in Youth Programming
The Fosters (ABC Family)

Outstanding New Program
Orange is the New Black (Netflix)

Outstanding Achievement in Movies, Miniseries and Specials
True Detective (HBO)

Outstanding Achievement in Drama
The Good Wife (CBS)

Outstanding Achievement in Comedy
(Tie) Veep (HBO) and Louie (FX)

Career Achievement Award
James Burrows

Heritage Award
Saturday Night Live (NBC)

Program of the Year
Breaking Bad (AMC) — second consecutive