Game Of Thrones has set a new record, winning 12 prizes at the 67th Emmy Awards.
Actress, Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep”, HBO. “The hope that anyone in America, no matter what their background … if you work hard you can just miss out on getting the top job”.
HBO’s “Veep” ended the five-year Emmy reign of ABC’s “Modern Family” as best comedy series.
She thanked series producer Chuck Lorre for creating a deeply flawed character and “thinking of me to play her”. Thank you for your courage.
The broadcast had at least two big highlights: Viola Davis became the first African-American to win for lead actress in a drama. “You cannot win an Emmy for roles that are not there”. “This show fights for what we believe in”, Schumer said. Black actresses can’t win awards for roles that don’t exist, so the industry must make sure to leave room for these roles to happen, she said.
Later in the evening, Emmy victor Hale joined his “Veep” co-star Anna Chlumsky on the party’s dance floor, where the pair grooved to a DJ spinning dance tunes alongside bongo players.
“I wasn’t prepared because the other actors in my category I’m still sort of awed by their performances”. Thank you for letting us be part of the change.
Directing, Comedy Series: Jill Soloway, “Transparent”, Amazon Instant Video. “Oh no, I’m sorry”.
Samberg also joked about charges that Trump “seems racist” – and even had a quip about Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. “I’m sorry”. Since this year marked his final outing as Don, it was about time he won! There are countless important questions regarding the current state of cinema and I’m here to answer them. Will she win an Oscar next for Trainwreck?
Hamm had been nominated eight times before for best actor but had not won.
“People want to talk about the show a lot to me and I always enjoy I unless I’m late to be somewhere”.
As for the rest of the Drama categories, Game of Thrones completely dominated. On Sunday, it also won awards for writing, directing and supporting actor for Peter Dinklage.
‘Thanks for the spoiler alert on your “2015 finales in memoriam clip” #Emmys2015, ‘ complained another Twitter user called Sheiman. The British comedian gave a mock acceptance speech while presenting the gong for outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series and pretended to cry.
This year’s Emmy show likewise had football as a lead-in.
NBC’s “The Voice” won the Emmy for outstanding reality-competition program – its second win in a category that has been dominated over the years by CBS’ “The fantastic Race”. Let’s begin by talking about the most overdue win of them all.
Meanwhile, Austrian police say that almost 24,000 people fleeing their homelands have crossed the country’s border with Hungary over the weekend.