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‘Game of Thrones’ Wins 12 Trophies at the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards


HBO dominates the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy® Awards with 22 wins, the most of any network for the 15th year in a row, announced today in Los Angeles. GAME OF THRONES swept the most awards with 12 Emmys®, including Outstanding Drama Series; Outstanding Directing and Outstanding Writing For A Drama Series. VEEP and LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER each won three Emmys®. The former won for Outstanding Comedy Series and Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series while the latter won Outstanding Variety Talk Series.

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HBO’s complete list of Emmy® wins this year:

  • 12 wins for GAME OF THRONES:

Outstanding Drama Series

Outstanding Directing For A Drama Series

Outstanding Writing For A Drama Series

Outstanding Production Design For A Narrative Contemporary Or Fantasy Program

(One Hour Or More)

Outstanding Costumes For A Period/Fantasy Series, Limited Series Or Movie

Outstanding Casting For A Drama Series

 

Outstanding Special Visual Effects

Outstanding Makeup For A Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic)

Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup For A Series, Limited Series, Movie Or Special

Outstanding Single-Camera Picture Editing For A Drama Series

Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Comedy Or Drama Series (One Hour)

Outstanding Stunt Coordination For A Drama Series, Limited Series Or Movie

Watch the latest season of GAME OF THRONES, Mondays at 8.30pm on HBO SIGNATURE; or watch all six seasons of GAME OF THRONES anytime anywhere on HBO GO.

 

  • 3 wins for VEEP:

Outstanding Comedy Series

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series (Julia Louis-Dreyfus)

Outstanding Casting For A Comedy Series

 

Catch two back-to-back episodes of the latest season of VEEP, Fridays at 10pm or Wednesdays from September 21 at 11pm on HBO SIGNATURE; or watch all five seasons of VEEP anytime anywhere on HBO GO.

 

  • 3 wins for LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER:

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

Outstanding Picture Editing For Variety Programming

Outstanding Writing For A Variety Series

 

Watch LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER anytime anywhere on HBO GO.

 

  • 1 win for VICE:

Outstanding Sound Mixing For A Nonfiction Program (Single Or Multi-Camera)

 

Watch both seasons of VICE anytime anywhere on HBO GO.

 

  • 1 win for PROJECT GREENLIGHT:

Outstanding Picture Editing For An Unstructured Reality Program

 

Catch the marathon of PROJECT GREENLIGHT Season 4 this October 29 at 12noon on HBO SIGNATURE; or catch the whole season anytime anywhere on HBO GO.

 

Other HBO wins include:

1 Emmys® for GIRLS – Outstanding Guest Actor In A Comedy Series

The latest season of GIRLS airs Wednesdays at 10.30pm on HBO SIGNATURE; or catch all five seasons anytime anywhere on HBO GO.

1 Emmys® for JIM: THE JAMES FOLEY STORY – Exceptional Merit In Documentary Filmmaking

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