68th Emmy Awards 2016: The Winners List

The telecast proved to be a complete entertainer for all the viewers, where the nominees were simply burnt out on the stage with the never ending puns directed on them by the host. Emmy’s are one of the most awaited award events and like always the women stole the limelight in their gorgeous designer dresses and the gentlemen din’t fail to impress. The Best thing that ever happened- The Ceremony Ended Two Minutes Early for the first time!



Here’s the list of winners for the 68th Emmy Awards 2016:

Drama Series: “Game of Thrones” (HBO)

Comedy Series: “Veep” (HBO)

Mini-Series or Movie: “The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story” (FX)

TV Movie: “Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (Masterpiece)” (PBS)

Variety Talk Series: “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” (HBO)

Variety Sketch Series: “Key & Peele” (Comedy Central)

Actor in a Comedy Series: Jeffrey Tambor, Transparent

Actress in a Comedy Series: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Veep

Actor in a Drama Series: Rami Malek, “Mr. Robot”

Actress in a Drama Series: Tatiana Maslany, “Orphan Black”

Actor in a Mini-Series or Movie: Courtney B. Vance, “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story”

Actress in a Mini-Series or Movie: Sarah Paulson, “The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story”

Supporting Actor in a Drama: Ben Mendelsohn, “Bloodline”

Supporting Actress in a Drama: Maggie Smith,Downton Abbey

Supporting Actor in a Comedy: Louie Anderson,Baskets

Supporting Actress in a Comedy: Kate McKinnon, Saturday Night Live

Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie: Sterling K. Brown, “The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story”

Supporting Actress in a Mini-Series or Movie: Regina King,American Crime

Reality Host: RuPaul Charles,RuPaul’s Drag Race (Logo)

Reality Competition Program: “The Voice” (NBC)

Writing for a Comedy Series: Aziz Ansari and Alan Yang,Master of None (“Parents”)

Writing for a Drama Series: David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, “Game of Thrones” (“Battle of the Bastards”)

Writing for a Mini-Series or Movie: D.V. DeVincentis, “The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story” (“Marcia, Marcia, Marcia”)

Writing for a Variety Series: “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver”

Writing for a Variety Special: Patton Oswalt, “Patton Oswalt: Talking for Clapping”

Directing for a Variety Special: Thomas Kail and Alex Rudzinski, Grease: Live

Guest Actor in a Drama Series: Hank Azaria, “Ray Donovan”

Guest Actress in a Drama Series: Margo Martindale, The Americans

Guest Actor in a Comedy Series: Peter Scolari, Girls

Guest Actress in a Comedy Series: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, “Saturday Night Live”

The “Best and Worst” from the 68th Emmy Awards 2016:

Best: ‘Game of Thrones’ Goes Down in Emmy History


Worst: That Cameo-Packed, Rather Lame Opening Skit


Best: The Diversity of the Nominees and Winners


Worst: The Self-Congratulatory Attitude About Diversity


Best: Kate McKinnon Snags her First Emmy


Best: Rami Malek and Tatiana Maslany Take Top Acting Honors


Worst: Emmy Voters’ Lack of Imagination


Best: Julia Louis-Dreyfus’s poignant acceptance speech


Worst: Jimmy Kimmel’s Hosting JobBest: ‘Transparent’ Speeches Call for Revolution


Best: ‘The People v O.J. Simpson’ Cleans Up


Worst: ‘Grease: Live’ Beats Out Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’


Best: ‘Master of None’ Wins for Writing for a Comedy Series


Best: Leslie Jones to Emmy Accountants, ‘Protect My Twitter!’Worst: The Last Gasp of ‘Downton Abbey’


Best: Louie Anderson Wins for ‘Baskets’Best: ‘Key & Peele’ Finally Wins a Much-Deserved Emmy