EMMY AWARDS

Issue

The broadcast TV stars received trophies during the 2016 Emmys. Should a special #Emmy have been awarded to NBC Network for bringing Bill Cosby and Donald Trump into American television households?

The Television Academy 68th Emmy Awards: http://www.emmys.com/

Outstanding Drama Series


Game of Thrones

Homeland

Downton Abbey
House of Cards

Mr. Robot

The Americans

Better Call Saul

Outstanding Comedy Series

Veep

Black-ish

Master of None

Modern Family

Silicon Valley

Transparent
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Outstanding Miniseries

The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

American Crime

Roots

Fargo

The Night Manager

Outstanding Television Movie

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride

All the Way

A Very Murray Christmas

Luther

Confirmation

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Rami Malek, Mr. Robot

Bob Odenkirk, Better Call Saul 

Kevin Spacey, House of Cards

Kyle Chandler, Bloodline

Matthew Rhys, The Americans

Liev Schreiber, Ray Donovan

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent
Will Forte, The Last Man on Earth

Thomas Middleditch, Silicon Valley

Anthony Anderson, Black-ish

William H. Macy, Shameless

Aziz Ansari, Master of None


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black
Viola Davis, How to Get Away With Murder

Taraji P. Henson, Empire

Claire Danes, Homeland

Robin Wright, House of Cards


Keri Russell, The Good Wife

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep
Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Amy Schumer, Inside Amy Schumer

Laurie Metcalf, Getting On

Lily Tomlin, Grace, and Frankie

Tracee Ellis Ross, Black-ish


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Ben Mendelsohn, Bloodline
Jonathan Banks, Better Call Saul

Peter Dinklage, Game of Thrones


Kit Harrington, Game of Thrones

Michael Kelly, House of Cards

Jon Voight, Ray Donovan

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Maggie Smith, Downton Abbey
Emilia Clarke, Game of Thrones

Maisie Williams, Game of Thrones


Lena Headey, Game of Thrones

Maura Tierney, The Affair

Constance Zimmer, UnREAL

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Louie Anderson, Baskets

Andre Braugher, Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Ty Burrell, Modern Family
Keegan-Michael Key, Key & Peele

Tituss Burgess, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Matt Walsh, Veep

Tony Hale, Veep
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live
Niecy Nash, Getting On

Judith Light, Transparent

Allison Janney, Mom

Gaby Hoffmann, Transparent

Anna Chlumsky, Veep


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Courtney B. Vance, The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Idris Elba, Luther

Tom Hiddleston, The Night Manager

Cuba Gooding Jr., The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Benedict Cumberbatch, Sherlock: The Abominable Bride
Bryan Cranston, All the Way


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie

Sarah Paulson, The People v O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Felicity Huffman, American Crime

Kerry Washington, Confirmation

Kirsten Dunst, Fargo

Lily Taylor, American Crime

Audra McDonald, Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grille

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie
Sterling K. Brown, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Jesse Plemons, Fargo
David Schwimmer The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Hugh Laurie, The Night Manager

Bokeem Woodbine, Fargo
John Travolta, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie
Regina King, American Crime
Jean Smart, Fargo
Lily Taylor, American Crime
Olivia Colman, The Night Manager

Melissa Leo, All the Way

Kathy Bates, American Horror Story: Hotel
Sarah Paulson, American Horror Story: Hotel

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Game of Thrones — "Battle of the Bastards"
Homeland — "Game of Thrones"
Downton Abbey — "Episode 9"
Games of Thrones — "The Door"
The Knick — "This Is All We Are"
Ray Donovan — "Exsucito"

Best Directing in a Comedy Series
Transparent — "Man on the Land"
Master of None - "Parents"
Silicon Valley - "Daily Active Users"
Silicon Valley - "Founder Friendly"
Veep — "Mother"
Veep — "Morning After"
Veep — "Kissing Your Sister"

Best Directing in a Limited Series or Movie
The Night Manager
Fargo
All the Way
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series
Game of Thrones — "Battle of the Bastards"
The Americans — "Persona Non Grata"
Downton Abbey — "Episode 8"
The Good Wife— "End"
Mr. Robot — "Hello Friend"
UnREAL — "Return"

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series
Master of None — "Parents"
Catastrophe — "Episode 1"
Silicon Valley — "The Uptick"
Silicon Valley — "Founder Friendly"
Veep — "Mother"
Veep — "Morning After"

Outstanding Writing in a Limited Series or Movie
The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story
Fargo
The Night Manager

Outstanding Variety Talk Series
Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Real Time With Bill Maher

Jimmy Kimmel Live

The Late, Late Show With James Corden

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series
Key & Peele
Saturday Night Live
Documentary Now
Portlandia
Drunk History
Inside Amy Schumer

Outstanding Directing for Variety Special

Grease Live
58th Grammy Awards
Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo
Kennedy Center Honors
Adele: Live in New York City Music Hall
Lemonade

Outstanding Writing for Variety Special

Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping
Amy Schumer: Live at the Apollo
John Mulaney: The Comeback Kid
Tig Notaro: Mannish Girl Interrupted
Triumph's Election Special 2016

Outstanding Reality Competition Program

The Voice
The Amazing Race

Dancing With the Stars

Project Runway

American Ninja Warrior

Top Chef


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