Want to win an Emmy? Try playing tipsy or act the lush or even full-blown alcoholic.
Adn then there were those performers who prevailed when their characters struggled with drinking, past or present. Among those who owe at least one of their multiple Emmys to these storylines are Candice Bergen (“Murphy Brown”) and Dennis Franz (“NYPD Blue”).
Take a tour through the photo gallery below to see 22 performers who won for their losing battles with libations.