Los Angeles: Game Of Thrones is a Emmy Awards front-runner after winning 8 technical feat awards.
The HBO anticipation tale was respected during Saturday’s artistic humanities Emmys, a predecessor to a categorical 20 Sep ceremony, in categories including special visible effects and casting.
FX Networks’ American Horror Story: Freak Show, was subsequent with 5 awards.
The artistic Emmys also famous guest actors for play and comedy series, with trophies going to Reg E Cathey for House of Cards; Margo Martindale for The Americans; Joan Cusack for Shameless; and Bradley Whitford for Transparent.
Whitford’s award, for his description of a cross-dressing character, was among 3 Emmys for Transparent — costumes and categorical pretension thesis song were a other wins— and a initial of a trophies for new-wave TV actor Amazon.
Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor is nominated for best comedy array actor during subsequent week’s awards for his opening as transgender Maura Pfefferman. The uncover is partial of a flourishing courtesy to gender- temperament issues and to such vehement people as Caitlyn Jenner.
“I adore to be in a uncover that is a voice of understanding, care and radical inclusion. We’re not there yet, though non-judgment day is coming!” Whitford pronounced in usurpation his award.
Other Emmys went to Bessie, a biopic about Bessie Smith starring Queen Latifah as a good blues singer, that was respected as best made-for-TV movie.
The Jinx: The Life And Deaths Of Robert Durst, about a absolved New Yorker underneath a cloud of guess in tie with 3 murders, won a best documentary or nonfiction array award.
A taped chronicle of a artistic humanities rite will be telecast Saturday, 19 September, on a FXX channel. Next week’s rite with acting, essay and other awards will atmosphere live on Fox with horde Andy Samberg.
HBO won a heading 29 Emmys on Saturday, followed by NBC with 11. Other tallies enclosed FX Networks with 8 awards; ABC, Cartoon Network, Comedy Central, Fox and PBS with 4 each; and Amazon, CBS, Discovery Channel and Netflix with 3 each.
AE Networks perceived a Governors Award in approval of a corporate amicable shortcoming programs.
Among others respected during a artistic humanities Emmys:
— Host for a existence or reality-competition program: Jane Lynch, Hollywood Game Night, NBC.
— Voice-over performance: Hank Azaria, The Simpsons, Fox.
— Unstructured existence program: Deadliest Catch, Discovery Channel.
— Structured existence program: Shark Tank, ABC.
— Commercial: #LikeAGirl (Always).
— Animated Program: Over a Garden Wall, Cartoon Network.
— Writing for a accumulation special: Louis C.K., Louis C.K.: Live during a Comedy Store, louisck.net.
— Music combination for a array (original thespian score): House of Cards, Netflix.
— Music combination for a singular series, film or special (original thespian score): Bessie, HBO.
— Original song and lyrics: Inside Amy Schumer, Comedy Central.
— Choreography (multiple winners): Dancing With a Stars, ABC; So You Think You Can Dance, Fox.
— Casting for a play series: Game of Thrones, HBO.
— Casting for a singular series, film or a special: Olive Kitteridge, HBO.
— Casting for a comedy series: Veep, HBO.
— Costumes for a duration anticipation series, singular array or movie: American Horror Story: Freak Show, FX Networks.
— Costumes for a contemporary series, singular array or movie: Transparent, Amazon.