Bryan Cranston jokingly referred to his Breaking Bad castmates as ‘the nicest bunch of white supremacist Nazis ever’ on stage at the Screen Actors Guild Awards on Saturday night.
The 57-year-old was collecting the award along with the rest of the cast for for best ensemble in a drama series when he made the quip.
Referencing the final season's antagonists - a group of neo-nazis that his character murders - Mr Cranston said: “We have the nicest bunch of white supremacist Nazis I have ever worked with.
“I swear to you I would kill you all over again.”
Mr Cranston also picked up the award for best male actor in a drama series for his role as chemistry teacher turned Crystal Meth producer Walter White.
Voted for by members of the Screen Actors Guild union, the top honour - cast in a motion picture - went to American Hustle.
Brit Maggie Smith meanwhile took home the award for best female in a drama series for her role in Downton Abbey.