Emmys 2016 : Louie Anderson Wins Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

68th Primetime Emmy Awards 2016 Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Louie Anderson has been named Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his work as “Christine Baskets” character “Baskets”.

Watch Louie Anderson Acceptance Speech for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

nominees for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Louie Anderson as Christine Baskets on Baskets (FX)
(Episode: “Easter in Bakersfield”)
Andre Braugher as Captain Ray Holt on Brooklyn Nine-Nine (Fox)
(Episode: “The Oolong Slayer”)
Tituss Burgess as Titus Andromedon on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)
(Episode: “Kimmy Gives Up!”)
Ty Burrell as Phil Dunphy on Modern Family (ABC)
(Episode: “The Party”)
Tony Hale as Gary Walsh on Veep (HBO)
(Episode: “Inauguration”)
Keegan-Michael Key as Various Characters on Key & Peele (Comedy Central)
(Episode: “Y’all Ready for This?”)
Matt Walsh as Mike McLintock on Veep (HBO)
(Episode: “Kissing Your Sister”)

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.