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2017 Emmy Award Winners

The Handmaid's Tale wins Outstanding Drama, Veep Outstanding Comedy Series

by | September 17, 2017 | Comments

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The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards were held on September 17 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, with Stephen Colbert hosting. The Handmaid’s Tale took top honors for Outstanding Drama Series, and Outstanding Lead Actress for its star, Elisabeth Moss. Veep won for Outstanding Comedy Series, and lead Julia Louis-Dreyfus took home a record sixth Emmy in a row. Read on to find out the rest of the winners!


Outstanding Drama Series


Outstanding Comedy Series


Outstanding Limited Series


Outstanding Television Movie


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series


Claire Foy

The Crown


Elisabeth Moss

The Handmaid’s Tale


Robin Wright

House of Cards


Viola Davis

How to Get Away with Murder


Keri Russell

The Americans


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series


Kevin Spacey

House of Cards


Bob Odenkirk

Better Call Saul


Matthew Rhys

The Americans


Liev Schreiber

Ray Donovan


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series


Ellie Kemper

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Lily Tomlin

Grace and Frankie


Jane Fonda

Grace and Frankie


Pamela Adlon

Better Things


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series


Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Robert De Niro

The Wizard of Lies


Riz Ahmed

The Night Of


John Turturro

The Night Of


Benedict Cumberbatch

Sherlock: The Lying Detective


Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series


Ann Dowd

The Handmaid’s Tale


Samira Wiley

The Handmaid’s Tale


Uzo Aduba

Orange Is the New Black


Millie Bobby Brown

Stranger Things


Chrissy Metz

This Is Us


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series


John Lithgow

The Crown


Jonathan Banks

Better Call Saul


Michael Kelly

House of Cards


David Harbour

Stranger Things


Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series


Kate McKinnon

Saturday Night Live


Vanessa Bayer

Saturday Night Live


Leslie Jones

Saturday Night Live


Judith Light

Transparent


Kathryn Hahn

Transparent


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series


Alec Baldwin

Saturday Night Live


Ty Burrell

Modern Family


Tituss Burgess

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt


Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Regina King

American Crime


Shailene Woodley

Big Little Lies


Laura Dern

Big Little Lies


Michelle Pfeiffer

The Wizard of Lies


Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Television Movie


Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series


Alison Wright

The Americans


Alexis Bledel

The Handmaid’s Tale


Cicely Tyson

How to Get Away with Murder


Ann Dowd

The Leftovers


Laverne Cox

Orange Is the New Black


Shannon Purser

Stranger Things


Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series


B.D. Wong

Mr. Robot


Hank Azaria

Ray Donovan


Denis O'Hare

This Is Us


Gerald McRaney

This Is Us


Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series


Wanda Sykes

black-ish


Carrie Fisher

Catastrophe


Angela Bassett

Master of None


Kristen Wiig

Saturday Night Live


Melissa McCarthy

Saturday Night Live


Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series


Dave Chappelle

Saturday Night Live


Lin-Manuel Miranda

Saturday Night Live


Tom Hanks

Saturday Night Live


Outstanding Variety Talk Series


Click here for the full list of winners.

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