The winners of the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards have been revealed!
Taking place in Los Angeles on 20 September, the live ceremony was hosted by American comedian Cedric The Entertainer. The prestigious event was first established in 1949 to honour the television industry.
Big winners at this year's awards include Netflix series The Crown, which was also the most nominated with a total of 24 nods.
Congratulations to the cast and crew of The Crown for their 11 Emmy wins — including Best Drama Series, Best Actress for Olivia Colman, and Best Actor for Josh O’Connor pic.twitter.com/4hqjXz2Z8H— Netflix (@netflix) September 20, 2021
The show based on the British royal family walked away with a total of 11 awards, while shows Ted Lasso and The Queen's Gambit each won 2 awards. Other notable winners include Saturday Night Live and RuPaul's Drag Race, where personality RuPaul made history as a person of colour with the most number of Emmy wins.
1. These queens are WERKING it.— CBS (@CBS) September 20, 2021
2. This 👏 Speech 👏
Thanks for giving us all the feelz, @RuPaul. 🌈 #Emmys pic.twitter.com/LUgnbn1ZzM
Without further ado, here is the complete list of winners at the 2021 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards.
Limited Series – The Queen's Gambit
Drama Series – The Crown
Comedy Series – Ted Lasso
Variety Special (Pre-recorded) – Hamilton
Variety Special (Live) – Stephen Colbert’s Election Night 2020: Democracy’s Last Stand Building Back America Great Again Better 2020
Lead Actor, Drama – Josh O'Connor, The Crown
Lead Actress, Drama – Olivia Colman, The Crown
Lead Actor, Limited Series/TV Movie – Ewan McGregor, Halston
Lead Actress, Limited Series/TV Movie – Kate Winslet, Mare of Easttown
Writing For A Limited Series, Movie Or Drama Special – Michaela Coel, I May Destroy You
Directing For A Limited Series – Scott Frank, The Queen's Gambit
Competition Series – RuPaul's Drag Race
Lead Actor, Comedy – Jason Sudeikis, Ted Lasso
Lead Actress, Comedy – Jean Smart, Hacks
Directing For A Comedy Series – Lucia Aniello, Hacks
Writing For A Comedy Series – Lucia Aniello, Paul W. Downs and Jen Statsky, Hacks (There Is No Line (Pilot))
Variety Sketch Series – Saturday Night Live
Variety Talk Series – Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Writing For A Variety Series – Last Week Tonight With John Oliver
Supporting Actor, Drama – Tobias Menzies, The Crown
Supporting Actress, Drama – Gillian Anderson, The Crown
Directing For A Drama Series – Jessica Hobbs, The Crown (War)
Writing For A Drama Series – Peter Morgan, The Crown (War)
Supporting Actor, Limited Series/TV Movie – Evan Peters, Mare of Easttown
Supporting Actress, Limited Series/TV Movie – Julianne Nicholson, Mare of Easttown
Supporting Actor, Comedy – Brett Goldstein, Ted Lasso
Supporting Actress, Comedy – Hannah Waddingham, Ted Lasso
Guest Actress, Drama – Claire Foy, The Crown
Guest Actor, Drama – Courtney B. Vance, Lovecraft Country
Guest Actress, Comedy – Maya Rudolph, Saturday Night Live
Guest Actor, Comedy – Dave Chappelle, Saturday Night Live
TV Movie – Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square