THE PHILIPPINES, 18 September 2018 – The 2018 Emmy Award winners have been announced and HBO netted a total of 23.
GAME OF THRONES garnered the most Emmys of any HBO series with nine total wins, including Outstanding Drama Series. BARRY star Bill Hader was named Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series. Hader’s co-star — five-time nominee Henry Winkler — took home his first Emmy with a supporting actor nod. Thandie Newton of WESTWORLD won the award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series while LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER received variety talk honours for the third consecutive year.
The list of HBO Primetime and Creative Arts Emmy winners include:
9 wins for Game of Thrones
Outstanding Drama Series
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series: Peter Dinklage
Outstanding Fantasy/Sci-Fi Costumes
Outstanding Prosthetic Makeup for a Series, Limited Series, Movie or Special
Outstanding Music Composition for a Series (Original Dramatic Score)
Outstanding Production Design for a Narrative Period or Fantasy Program (One Hour or More)
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (One Hour)
Outstanding Special Visual Effects
Outstanding Stunt Coordination for a Drama Series, Limited Series or Movie
Watch the marathon of GAME OF THRONES Season 7 on the weekend of 22 and 23 September from 10am on HBO SIGNATURE.
4 wins for Westworld
Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Thandie Newton
Outstanding Hairstyling for a Single-Camera Series
Outstanding Makeup for a Single-Camera Series (Non-Prosthetic)
Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media within a Scripted Program
Don’t miss the marathon of WESTWORLD Season 2 on the weekend of 29 and 30 September starting at 10am on HBO SIGNATURE.
3 wins for Barry
Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series: Bill Hader
Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: Henry Winkler
Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Comedy or Drama Series (Half-Hour) and Animation
1 win for The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling: Part I & Part II
Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special
THE ZEN DIARIES OF GARRY SHANDLING repeats on Monday, 8 October at 10pm on HBO SIGNATURE.
Other winners include THE NUMBER ON GREAT-GRANDPA’S ARM, THE MAGICAL WAND CHASE: A SESAME STREET SPECIAL and LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER.
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