68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016 Winners List Live Update

Emmy Awards 2016 Winners
Emmy Awards 2016 Winners

68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016 Winners List Live Update

About Emmy Awards 2016

The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will honor the best in U.S. prime time television programming from June 1, 2015 until May 31, 2016, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.

The ceremony will be held on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at the Microsoft Theater in Downtown Los Angeles, California, and will be broadcast in the U.S. by ABC. The ceremony will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel. It was preceded by the 68th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards, which took place over two nights, September 10 and 11, at the Microsoft Theater.

The nominees were announced by Anthony Anderson and Lauren Graham on July 14, 2016 live on the Emmy website. Game of Thrones received the most overall nominations that year with 23, and was also the most nominated drama series.

68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016 Winners List Live Update

Date : September 18, 2016
Location : Microsoft Theater,Los Angeles, California
Hosted by : Jimmy Kimmel
Most nominations : Comedy: Veep (10), Drama: Game of Thrones (9), Limited / Movie: The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (13)

List of Awards in Emmys:

68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016 Winners List:

Programs
Outstanding Comedy Series : Veep (HBO)
Outstanding Drama Series : Game of Thrones (HBO)
Outstanding Variety Talk Series : Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)
Outstanding Variety Sketch Series : Key & Peele (Comedy Central)
Outstanding Limited Series : The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
Outstanding Television Movie : Sherlock: “The Abominable Bride” (PBS)
Outstanding Reality-Competition Program : The Voice (NBC)

Acting

Lead performances

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series : Jeffrey Tambor as Maura Pfefferman on Transparent (Amazon) (Episode: “Man on the Land”)
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series : Julia Louis-Dreyfus as President Selina Meyer on Veep (HBO) (Episode: “Mother”)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series : Rami Malek as Elliot Alderson on Mr. Robot (USA) (Episode: “eps1.0_hellofriend.mov”)
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series : Tatiana Maslany as Sarah Manning, Alison Hendrix, Cosima Niehaus, Beth Childs, Rachel Duncan, and MK on Orphan Black (BBC America)
(Episode: “The Antisocialism of Sex”)
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie : Courtney B. Vance as Johnnie Cochran on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie :Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)

Supporting performances

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series : Louie Anderson as Christine Baskets on Baskets (FX) (Episode: “Easter in Bakersfield”)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series : Kate McKinnon as Various Characters on Saturday Night Live (NBC) (Episode: “Host: Ariana Grande”)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series : Ben Mendelsohn as Danny Rayburn on Bloodline (Netflix) (Episode: “Part 23”)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series : Maggie Smith as Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Grantham on Downton Abbey (PBS) (Episode: “Episode Six”)
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie : Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden on The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (FX)
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie : Regina King as Terri LaCroix on American Crime (ABC) (Episode: “Season Two: Episode Eight”)

Directing
Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series : Transparent (Episode: “Man on the Land”), Directed by Jill Soloway (Amazon)
Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series : Game of Thrones (Episode: “Battle of the Bastards”), Directed by Miguel Sapochnik (HBO)
Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special : Thomas Kail and Alex Rudzinski for Grease: Live (Fox)
Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special : The Night Manager, Directed by Susanne Bier (AMC)

Writing
Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series : Master of None (Episode: “Parents”), Written by Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang (Netflix)
Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series : Game of Thrones (Episode: “Battle of the Bastards”), Written by David Benioff and D. B. Weiss (HBO)
Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special : Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping, Written by Patton Oswalt (Netflix)
Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie, or Dramatic Special : The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story (Episode: “Marcia, Marcia, Marcia”), Written by D. V. DeVincentis (FX)

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