Months after it had its series finale on
In his acceptance speech, creator and show runner Vince Gilligan was genial as ever, describing the other series in contention --
Acknowledging "Breaking Bad's" impressive awards haul in recent months, Gilligan said that he'd been "fortunate enough to eat a lot of dinners at awards ceremonies such as this."
"I continually am reminded that this is nothing if not a collaborative medium," he continued, citing the contribution of the show's "amazing" cast members including
"I just think that if I got to choose what'd go on my tombstone, above all these other hyphenate options that I might get to choose, writer is chief amongst them. That's the one I'd want, and that's the the one that's most important to me and the most special," he said. "This is for every writer out there."