Emmy Awards 2018 springs no surprises

18 . Sep . 2018
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If anyone has forgotten Game of Thrones, it is still rulling the streaming world, the Emmy Awards was a stark reminder. The series won one of the biggest awards. However, the Awards has warmed up to Amazon and Netflix, with several of their series winning the Emmys.

What the Emmys proves, once again, that the organisers do not discriminate between drama, true crime, crime, fantasy and horror and the winners are from a diverse number of genres.

Here’s the complete list of the winners:

  1. Best Comedy: “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” (Amazon)
  2. Best Drama: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)
  3. Best Limited Series: “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” (FX)
  4. Best Actress, Comedy: Rachel Brosnahan, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”
  5. Best Actor, Comedy: Bill Hader, “Barry”
  6. Best Actor, Drama: Matthew Rhys, “The Americans”
  7. Supporting Actress, Drama: Thandie Newton, “Westworld”
  8. Supporting Actor, Drama: Peter Dinklage, “Game of Thrones”
  9. Supporting Actress, Comedy: Alex Borstein, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”
  10. Supporting Actor, Comedy: Henry Winkler, “Barry”
  11. Best Actress, Limited Series or TV Movie: Regina King, “Seven Seconds”
  12. Best Actor, Limited Series or TV Movie: Darren Criss, “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story”
  13. Supporting Actress, Limited Series or a Movie: Merritt Wever, “Godless”
  14. Supporting Actor, Limited Series or Movie: Jeff Daniels, “Godless”
  15. Variety Sketch Series: “Saturday Night Live” (NBC)
  16. Variety Talk Series: “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver”(HBO)
  17. Reality Competition Program: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” (VH1)
  18. Writing for a Comedy Series: Amy Sherman-Palladino, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” (“Pilot”)
  19. Writing for a Drama Series: Joel Fields and Joe Weisberg, “The Americans” (“Start”)
  20. Writing for a Limited Series, Movie or Drama: William Bridges and Charlie Brooker, “Black Mirror: USS Callister”
  21. Directing for a Comedy Series: Amy Sherman-Palladino, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” (“Pilot”)
  22. Directing for a Drama Series: Stephen Daldry, “The Crown” (“Paterfamilias”)
  23. Directing for a Limited Series: Ryan Murphy, “The Assassination Of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” (“The Man Who Would Be Vogue”)
  24. Writing for a Variety Special: John Mulaney, “John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous At Radio City” (Netflix)
  25. Directing for a Variety Special: Glenn Weiss, “The Oscars” (ABC)
  26. *Television Movie: “Black Mirror: USS Callister” (Netflix)
  27. *Directing for a Variety Series: Don Roy King, “Saturday Night Live” (Host: Donald Glover)
  28. *Reality Host: RuPaul, “RuPaul’s Drag Race”
  29. *Structured Reality Program: “Queer Eye” (Netflix)
  30. *Unstructured Reality Program: “United Shades Of America With W. Kamau Bell” (CNN)
  31. *Guest Actress, Drama: Samira Wiley, “The Handmaid’s Tale”
  32. *Guest Actor, Drama: Ron Cephas Jones, “This Is Us”
  33. *Guest Actress, Comedy: Tiffany Haddish, “Saturday Night Live”
  34. *Guest Actor, Comedy: Katt Williams, “Atlanta”
  35. *Documentary or Nonfiction Series: “Wild Wild Country” (Netflix)
  36. *Animated Program: “Rick And Morty” (Adult Swim)

The list has several audience favourites. With this, we are sure that some of the series will go faster towards the other seasons. Once again, congrats to the winners and the best of luck for their future endeavours.