The Emmy Awards 2021, held at the Event Deck at Los Angeles Live on 19 September night, saw guests turning up in glam attire as the event was made in-person as compared to the virtual ceremony last year. Due to the pandemic, it was turned into an indoor-outdoor event.
The Emmy Awards 2021 was hosted by Cedric the Entertainer. Besides, it was broadcasted live on CBS and Paramount+.
Netflix’s The Crown, which went in with 11 nominations, was the showstopper of the gala night, as it bagged seven trophies. The drama revolving around the reign of Queen Elizabeth II won in the categories of the best writing, direction, Outstanding Drama Series and four for acting. Olivia Colman won Best Actress and Josh O’ Connor won Best Actor for the Netflix series.
Apple TV+ show Ted Lasso marked its place with 13 nominations out of which it won 4 trophies. It included 3 acting awards and 1 Outstanding Comedy Series.
Winners of 73rd Emmy Awards: Full List here
Outstanding Drama Series: The Crown
Outstanding Comedy Series: Ted Lasso
Outstanding Limited Series: The Queen’s Gambit
Outstanding Actor In Comedy: Jason Sudeikis – Ted Lasso
Outstanding Actress In Comedy: Jean Smart – Hacks
Outstanding Actor In Drama: Josh O’Connor – The Crown
Outstanding Actress In Drama: Olivia Colman – The Crown
Outstanding Actor In Limited Series or Movie: Ewan McGregor – Halston
Outstanding Actress In Limited Series or Movie: Kate Winslet – Mare of Easttown
Outstanding Supporting Actor In Drama: Tobias Menzies – The Crown
Outstanding Supporting Actress In Drama: Gillian Anderson – The Crown
Outstanding Supporting Actor In Comedy: Brett Goldstein – Ted Lasso
Outstanding Supporting Actress In Comedy: Hannah Waddingham – Ted Lasso
Outstanding Supporting Actor In Limited Series or Movie: Evan Peters – Mare of Easttown
Outstanding Supporting Actress In Limited Series or Movie: Julianne Nicholson – Mare of Easttown
Outstanding Director In Comedy: Lucia Aniello – Hacks
Outstanding Writing In Comedy: Lucia Aniello, Paul W Downs and Jen Statsky – Hacks
Outstanding Director In Drama: Jessica Hobbs – The Crown
Outstanding Writing In Drama: Peter Morgan – The Crown
Outstanding Director In Limited Series, Movie or Dramatic Special: Scott Frank – The Queen’s Gambit
Outstanding Writing In Limited Series, Movie Or Dramatic Special: Michaela Coel – I May Destroy You
Outstanding Variety Talk Show: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver