It's the most wonderful time of the year,the time to choose the best of,so here is my choice of the best tv performances of the year,in random order:
1.Aden Young,brilliant actor in the perfect and shamefully overlooked drama "Rectify"
2.Lizzy Caplan,the wonder girl in "Masters of Sex"
3.Mike White,the genius behind "Enlightened"
4.Kiernan Shipka,the insufferable Sally Draper from "Mad Men"
5.Michael K.Williams,excellent Chalky White from "Boardwalk Empire"
6.Mireille Enos,the magical Detective Linden from "The Killing"
7.Stephen Louis Grush, dazzling newcomer from the tragically short "Lucky 7"
8.Gwendoline Christie,surprising Brienne of Tart from "Game of Thrones"
9.Alex Karpovsky,the hilarious mess from "Girls"
10.Nicole Beharie, very serious in "Sleepy Hollow"
11. Bryan Cranston,of course,the master in the masterpiece "Breaking Bad"
12.Robin Wright,excellent choice for "House of Cards"
13.Freddie Highmore,scary boy from "Bates Motel"
14.Tatiana Maslany, very versatile girl from "Orphan Black"
14.Matthew Rhys,excellent spy from "The Americans"
15.Albert Tsai,the hilarious kid from "Trophy Wife"
16.Kathleen Rose Perkins,absolutely fantastic actress from "Episodes"