Add in the creative arts Emmys awarded a week ago and HBO took a total of 43 awards (NBC was second with 12).
With Jeffrey Tambor winning the best actor award for comedy, a veteran actor has broken new ground.
Many TV stars opt for a full-length gown, making it hard to see their shoes, but Kate Mara had the right idea in 2014 when she was nominated for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.
“The only thing that separates women of color from anyone else is opportunity”, Davis said. But this is not the season for her Emmy win.
Others vying for that crown are the Netflix series “House of Cards” and “Orange is the New Black”.
Joanna Newsom went way outside the box as she walked the red carpet with hubby and the evening’s host, Andy Samberg, in a strapless Delpozo creation that had a huge oval applique with seashells on it, choosing a back ‘do with a severe middle part that hid her ears. Her flashbacks show a young girl from the “hood who rocked that classic Salt-N-Pepa hairstyle, served time in prison and then comes out kicking ass, taking names and wearing a lot of leopard print and fur”.
Another said: “Taraji saying “You make me nervous” and asking “Do you mind?” And I think that’s what Cookie represents.
The 31-year-old Thor actress and 36-year-old Homeland star attended the 2015 Primetime Emmy Awards with fiance Peter Facinelli and husband Hugh Dancy. “I’m suffering. There’s nothing worse than being a broke movie star”. And that’s just fine with her. She said she picked it because it looked like a candy cane.
Howard also confused people by turning up to Sunday’s award show with his ex-wife Mira Pak, despite secretly divorcing her earlier this year. “This is the first applause I’ve heard”, he said. “That to me was the win, the fact that I could do that for my family”, says the actress.
The other 2015 Lead Actress nominees are Tatiana Maslany, Elisabeth Moss, Robin Wright, Amy Schumer, Amy Poehler and Julia Louis-Dreyfus. But while presenting on stage, Henson appeared to be a bit tongue tied as she read her lines from the teleprompter.
“I love her too”. Allison Janney of “Mom” and Tony Hale of “Veep” were repeat winners for supporting comedy acting honors. He dedicated his Emmy to the transgender community, thanking them for their patience, courage and inspiration.