On the TV side, Game of Thrones took Best Drama Series. The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story swept up, as expected, taking Best Limited Series and acting prizes for Sarah Paulson, Sterling K. Brown and Courtney B. Vance. Best Comedy Series went to HBO’s Silicon Valley.
Having become a factor in the movie awards season, broadcast critics are now extending their franchise to television. The inaugural Critics’ Choice Television Awards will be presented on June 20 at the Beverly Hills Hotel. The new TV honors, which will focus on shows and stars, won’t be televised — at least not yet.