HBO’s series Game of Thrones and Veep win big at Emmy Awards 2016 (Complete Winners List)

For the second consecutive year, HBO swept the top two categories at the Emmy Awards 2016, as Game of Thrones and Veep repeated for Outstanding Drama and Comedy Series. Thrones won three statuettes tonight at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards, which were handed out at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

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Only FX’s limited series The People V. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story scored more hardware Sunday, taking home five awards including Outstanding Limited Series. Veep and Amazon’s Transparent were the only other multiple winners on the night with two apiece.

On the network side, FX and HBO tied for bragging rights with six Emmys apiece, followed by Netflix with three and NBC, PBS and Amazon with two apiece. CBS was shut out tonight. Including last weekend’s Creative Arts Emmys, HBO leads with 22 awards, followed by FX with 18 and Netflix with nine.

See complete list of winners below

Outstanding Drama Series

Game Of Thrones • HBO • HBO Entertainment in association with Bighead, Littlehead; 360
Television and Startling Television

Outstanding Comedy Series

Veep • HBO • HBO Entertainment

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series

Tatiana Maslany as Sarah, Alison, Cosima, Helena, Rachel, M.K., Krystal • Orphan Black • BBC America • Temple Street Productions in association with BBC America and Bell Media’s SPACE

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Rami Malek as Elliot • Mr. Robot • USA • USA Network in association with Universal Cable Productions and Anonymous Content

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series

Ben Mendelsohn as Danny Rayburn • Bloodline • Netflix • Sony Pictures Television in association with KZK Productions for Netflix

Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series

Game Of Thrones • Battle Of The Bastards • HBO • HBO Entertainment in association with
Bighead, Littlehead; 360 Television and Startling Television, Directed by Miguel Sapochnik

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Maggie Smith as Violet, Dowager Countess of Grantham • Downton Abbey • PBS • A Carnival Films/MASTERPIECE co-production in association with NBCUniversal

Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series

Game Of Thrones • Battle Of The Bastards • HBO • HBO Entertainment in association with
Bighead, Littlehead; 360 Television and Startling Television

David Benioff, Written by
D.B. Weiss, Written by

Outstanding Variety Sketch Series

Key & Peele • Comedy Central • Cindylou, Monkeypaw Productions, Martel & Roberts Productions, Principato-Young Entertainment, Central Productions

Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special

Grease: Live • FOX • Paramount Television
Directed by Thomas Kail
Direction by Alex Rudzinski, Live Television

Outstanding Variety Talk Series

Last Week Tonight With John Oliver • HBO • HBO Entertainment in association with Sixteen String, Jack Productions and Avalon Television

Outstanding Writing for a Variety Special

Patton Oswalt: Talking For Clapping • Netflix • Generate
Written by Patton Oswalt

Outstanding Limited Series

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story • FX Networks • Fox 21 Television Studios, FX Productions

Outstanding Television Movie

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride (Masterpiece) • PBS • Hartswood Films for BBC One in
co-production with MASTERPIECE

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series Or Movie

Courtney B. Vance as Johnnie Cochran • The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story • FX Networks • Fox 21 Television Studios, FX Productions

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series Or Movie

Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark • The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story • FX Networks • Fox 21 Television Studios, FX Productions

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series Or Movie

Sterling K. Brown as Christopher Darden • The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story • FX Networks • Fox 21 Television Studios, FX Productions

Outstanding Directing for a Limited Series, Movie Or Dramatic Special

The Night Manager • AMC • Ink Factory
Directed by Susanne Bier

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series Or Movie

Regina King as Terri Lacroix • American Crime • ABC • ABC Studios

Outstanding Writing for a Limited Series, Movie Or Dramatic Special

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story • Marcia, Marcia, Marcia • FX Networks • Fox 21 Television Studios, FX Productions
Written by D.V. DeVincentis

Outstanding Reality-Competition Program

The Voice • NBC • MGM Television, Talpa Media USA, Inc. and Warner Horizon Television
John De Mol, Executive Producer
Mark Burnett, Executive Producer
Audrey Morrissey, Executive Producer
Jay Bienstock, Executive Producer
Lee Metzger, Executive Producer
Chad Hines, Executive Producer
Kyra Thompson, Co-Executive Producer
Amanda Zucker, Co-Executive Producer
Mike Yurchuk, Co-Executive Producer
Anthea Bhargava, Supervising Producer
Keith Dinielli, Supervising Producer
May Johnson, Supervising Producer
Clyde Lieberman, Supervising Producer
Teddy Valenti, Supervising Producer
Ashley Baumann-Sylvester, Senior Producer
Kyley Tucker, Senior Producer
Carson Daly, Producer
Barton Kimball, Producer
Michelle McNulty, Producer
Brittany Martin Porter, Producer

Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series

Jeffrey Tambor as Maura Pfefferman • Transparent • Amazon • Amazon Studios

Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Julia Louis-Dreyfus as Selina Meyer • Veep • HBO • HBO Entertainment

Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series

Transparent • Man On The Land • Amazon • Amazon Studios
Directed by Jill Soloway

Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Kate McKinnon as Various characters • Saturday Night Live • NBC • SNL Studios in association with Universal Television and Broadway Video

Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series

Master Of None • Parents • Netflix • Universal Television, Oh Brudder Productions, Alan Yang
Productions, Fremulon Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment
Written by Aziz Ansari
Written by Alan Yang

Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series

Louie Anderson as Christine Baskets • Baskets • FX Networks • FX Productions

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