Emmys: Choreography Performance Has Nominees Up and Dancing (Video)

Winner Derek Hough plays the light-on-his-feet version of Don Draper as the noms celebrate the best in TV

Last Updated: July 16, 2014 @ 2:59 PM

The Emmys properly celebrated choreography for the first time in the awards show’s history, not only televising the category but also celebrating it with a special performance that found HazMat-suited “Breaking Bad” dancers getting lucky.

It was a high-energy, viewer friendly number that celebrated some of primetime television’s top shows, kicked off by host Neil Patrick Harris crooning “Luck Be a Lady.”

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Honored programs included “Mad Men,” “Game of Thrones,” “American Horror Story: Asylum,” “Boardwalk Empire,” “Breaking Bad” and “The Big Bang Theory.”

Ultimately, Derek Hough won the Emmy for Outstanding Choreography on “Dancing With the Stars.”

Watch the clip:


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