Big Little Lies And The Handmaid’s Tale Dominate The 2017 Emmy Awards With Epic Wins

Credit: Emmys.org

Television’s golden night finally arrived this past Sunday as the 69th Emmy Awards were handed out. Stephen Colbert was on hand as this year’s host with the most, and it was a musical filled evening with songs from Colbert with the casts of Stranger Things, This is Us, and more helping out.

As for the evening’s big winners, HBO’s Big Little Lies dominated the awards by taking home the most awards, followed by Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale.

There were a lot of first time winners this year, including some fan faves that were finally given their time to shine at last!

Check out the winners below!

Outstanding Drama Series

 

The Handmaid’s Tale

 

 

Outstanding Comedy Series

 

Veep

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

 

Elisabeth Moss (The Handmaid’s Tale)

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Sterling K. Brown (This Is Us)

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

 

Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep)

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

 

Donald Glover (Atlanta)

 

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

 

John Lithgow (The Crown)

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Ann Dowd (The Handmaid’s Tale)

 

 

Outstanding Limited Series or Movie

Big Little Lies

 

 

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

 

Nicole Kidman (Big Little Lies)

 

 

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Riz Ahmed (The Night Of)

 

 

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie

Alexander Skarsgard (Big Little Lies)

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or Movie

Laura Dern (Big Little Lies)

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

 

Alec Baldwin (Saturday Night Live)

 

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Kate McKinnon (Saturday Night Live)

 

 

Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series

 

Dave Chappelle (Saturday Night Live)

 

 

Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series

 

Melissa McCarthy (Saturday Night Live)

 

Outstanding Reality Competition

 

The Voice

 

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

 

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

 

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

Saturday Night Live

Outstanding TV Movie

Black Mirror: San Junipero

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Series

Saturday Night Live

Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series or TV movie

Black Mirror: San Junipero

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

The Handmaid’s Tale

Outstanding Writing for A Comedy Series

Master of None

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Series

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver

Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series or TV Movie

Big Little Lies

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

The Handmaid’s Tale

Outstanding Directing For a Comedy Series

Atlanta

 

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