THE HANDMAID’S EMMYS

 

 

TUESDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 2017  The Emmys took place last Sunday.Not only as a grandad but throughout life I have always  really enjoyed, and continue to do so, the American Award programmes. The season is now well under way with the Emmys taking place last Sunday. “The Handmaid’s Tale” was the big winner of the night taking home five Emmys, having previously won three at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards.  Here are the main awards:

 

Outstanding drama series

“The Handmaid’s Tale” *WINNER

 

Outstanding comedy series

“Veep” *WINNER

 

Outstanding lead actor in a drama series

Sterling K. Brown, “This Is Us” *WINNER

Anthony Hopkins, “Westworld”

 

Outstanding lead actress in a drama series

Elisabeth Moss, “The Handmaid’s Tale” *WINNER

 

Outstanding supporting actor in a drama series

John Lithgow , “The Crown” * WINNER

 

Outstanding supporting actress in a drama series

Ann Dowd, “The Handmaid’s Tale” *WINNER

 

Outstanding lead actor in a comedy series

Donald Glover, “Atlanta” *WINNER

William H. Macy, “Shameless”

 

Outstanding lead actress in a comedy series

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep” *WINNER

 

Outstanding supporting actor in a comedy series

Alec Baldwin, “Saturday Night Live” *WINNER

 

Outstanding supporting actress in a comedy series

Kate McKinnon, “Saturday Night Live” *WINNER

 

Outstanding variety talk series

“Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” *WINNER

“The Late Late Show With James Corden”

 

Outstanding reality-competition program

“The Voice” *WINNER

 

Outstanding directing for a comedy series

Donald Glover, “Atlanta”*WINNER

 

Outstanding writing for a drama series

Bruce Miller, “The Handmaid’s Tale” *WINNER

 

Outstanding writing for a comedy series

Aziz Ansari and Lena Waithe, “Master of None”*WINNER

 

Outstanding directing for a drama series

Reed Morano, “The Handmaid’s Tale” *WINNER